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Desert Legion(1953)

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Brief Synopsis

Paul Lartal leads a troop of legionnaires into ambush at the hands of Omar Ben Calif. Returning later at the request of Princess Morjana he is led to the hidden city of Madara, currently harrassed by the evil Crito. Lartal must do in the bad guys (which includes participating in a bare chested spear-throwing contest), save the city and comfort the Princess.

Cast & Crew

Joseph Pevney Director
Alan Ladd Paul Lartal
Richard Conte Crito [also known as Omar Ben Khalif]
Arlene Dahl Morjana
Akim Tamiroff Pvt. Plevko
Leon Askin Major Vasil
Anthony Caruso Lt. Messaoud
George J. Lewis Lt. Lopez
Sujata Dancer
Asoka Dancer
Ted Hecht Tubban
Don Blackman Kumbaba
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 3 Apr 1953
Release Date:  1953 Production Date:  EBXX; UCLA has VHS P-VA8604M; AfI
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Universal Pictures Co., Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Universal-International Pictures Co., Inc.
Duration(mins):  85-86 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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