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Kismet : an Arabian night fantasy

Author: Louis J GasnierCharles E WhittakerOtis SkinnerElinor FairHerschel MayallAll authors
Publisher: [Sandy Hook, Conn.] : Video Images/Video Yesteryear, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a single day, Bagdad beggar Hajj cheats and robs, tries to kill the Caliph, is imprisoned and escapes, saves his daughter from the harem of a wazir whom he then drowns, is banished, decides to make a pilgrimage to Mecca and falls asleep on the steps of the same mosque where he awoke that morning.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Edward Knoblock; Edward Knoblock
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Louis J Gasnier; Charles E Whittaker; Otis Skinner; Elinor Fair; Herschel Mayall; Edward Knoblock; Video Images (Firm); Video Yesteryear (Firm)
OCLC Number: 36371741
Language Note: Silent film with English intertitles and organ score by Rosa Rio.
Notes: Based on the play by Edward Knoblock.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1920.
Credits: Scenario, Charles E. Whitaker ; camera, Tony Gaudio, Glen MacWilliams, Joseph Du Bray.
Cast: Otis Skinner, Elinor Fair, Herschel Mayall, Leon Bary.
Description: 1 videocassette (98 min.) : si., black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Kismet (Motion picture : 1920)
Arabian nights.
Responsibility: by Edward Knoblock ; Robertson-Cole presents ; directed by Gasnier.

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In a single day, Bagdad beggar Hajj cheats and robs, tries to kill the Caliph, is imprisoned and escapes, saves his daughter from the harem of a wazir whom he then drowns, is banished, decides to make a pilgrimage to Mecca and falls asleep on the steps of the same mosque where he awoke that morning.

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