The Son of the Sheik Reviews

August 4, 2017
Like much of the cinema of the silent era, the plot is secondary to the sheer elegance of the images, and Fitzmaurice polishes them up like a master jeweler.
July 26, 2011
It dated badly, but is worth seeing as an historical curio that shows how far we have come and far we must still go to overcome our stereotyped conceptions of Arabs.
November 12, 2004
May 14, 2004
November 24, 2003
Engaging nonsense full of sex, homoeroticism, a little S&M and much derring-do%u2014but it's all nonsense that shows why Valentino is a legend.
April 8, 2003
August 13, 2002
Silly, hammy, Valentino was never much of an actor
February 28, 2002
The film as a whole was entertaining and fun.