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    The Thief of Bagdad (United Artists, 1940). Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14").
    An awe-inspiring film, this Technicolor classic stars John Justin as Prince Ahmad, Conrad Veidt as the scheming Jaffar, and Sabu as Abu, the wily thief who saves the day. Ahmad, the rightful King of Bagdad, is blinded and thrown into a dungeon where he meets up with Abu. The duo escape and set about wonderful adventures that include all the elements of classic Arabian Nights tales including a flying carpet, a genie (Rex Ingram), and of course, a beautiful princess (played by June Duprez). Lauded for its photography and effects, the film won Academy Awards for Art Direction, Cinematography, and Special Effects. This lobby card set has general signs of use such as small tears in the borders, pinholes and some staining. Heritage has never sold a complete set of cards to this classic film so get them while you can! Fine.


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    July, 2012
    25th-26th Wednesday-Thursday
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