The Thief of Bagdad- -
When Prince Ahmad (John Justin) is blinded and cast out of Bagdad by the nefarious Jaffar (Conrad Veidt), he joins forces with the scrappy thief Abu (the incomparable Sabu, in his definitive role) to win back his royal place, as well as the heart of a beautiful princess (June Duprez).
Academy Award Nominations and Wins
ART DIRECTION (Color) — Vincent Korda – WON
CINEMATOGRAPHY (Color) — Georges Périnal – WON
MUSIC (Original Score) — Miklos Rozsa
SPECIAL EFFECTS — Photographic Effects by Lawrence Butler; Sound Effects by Jack Whitney- WON