UC Berkeley Library

UC Berkeley’s library buildings are open! Learn more.

Using the Library during COVID-19

UC Berkeley’s library buildings are now open. To stay up to date on the Library’s policies and services during the pandemic, visit the Library’s COVID-19 webpage.

Arabian Nights (1942)

Directed by John Rawlins. Cast: Jon Hall, Maria Montez, Sabu. Lavish epic of brother fighting brother to win political power and the love of a woman, mesmerizing Scheherazade, the fiery dancing girl who will prove to be one man's downfall and another's greatest reward. 87 min. Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database
Reviews and articles:
Irwin, Robert. "A Thousand and One Nights at the Movies." Middle Eastern Literatures; Jul2004, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p223-233, 11pFull-text of this article / review is available:Berkeley users only