Dir. John Rawlins (1942). The first of six exotic vehicles Maria Montez made for Universal, Arabian Nights is a mix of low comic hijinks and total production design, as well as an exemplary showcase for Montez’s total conviction regarding her destiny to be the Queen of Baghdad.
Sun., Nov. 13, 4 p.m., 2011
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