Alibaba Aur Chalis Chor
1932, regia di J. J. Madan
Scheda: Nazione: India - Soggetto: da Le Mille e Una Notte - Formato: B.N. - Durata: 103'.
Cast: Jehanara Kajjan, Patience Cooper, Mohammad Nawab, Mukhtar Begum, Sorabji Kerawala.
Plot Summary, Synopsis, Review: IMDb - IMDb-2 - iftf.uwinnipeg.ca - bollycineglitz.blogspot.it - chiloka.com/movie «This very popular Arabian tales describes how the life of honest Ali Baba and his greedy elder brother Kasem changed when they met forty thieves in a forest. Story Summary: Ali Baba his elder brother Qasim and mother were very poor and strive hard for livelihood. One day Alibaba saw that 40 thieves were carrying treasures bags in the cave and while entering the door opened with some magical words. Alibaba learn that and he used the magical words and enters in the cave. He finds an ample amount of treasures and brings some gold at home. Alibaba's greedy brother Qasim also goes to the cave and enters with the magic words but in excitement he forgets the magic words to go back. The thieves found him in the cave and they killed him. Alibaba get his body back to home and thieves come to know that there is another person who knows about the treasure. Thieves planned to kill Alibaba but his wife Margina saves Alibaba life. Ali Baba is then left as the only one knowing the secret of the treasure in the cave and how to access it. Thus, the story ends happily for everyone except Qasim and the forty Thieves».
Conosciuto anche con il titolo: Alibaba And Forty Thieves.