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The Son of the Sheik


The Son of the Sheik, [[Performer~P72650~Rudolph Valentino's~rudolphvalentino]] last film, may well be his best. A sequel to (and vast improvement upon) Valentino's 1922 blockbuster The Sheik, the 1926 film casts the legendary Latin Lover in the dual role of the now-older Sheik and his son Ahmed. The latter falls in love with bejeweled dancing girl Yasmin ([[Performer~P3739~Vilma Banky~vilmabanky]]), the daughter of a scurrilous thief, who in turn is in cahoots with Ghabah ([[Performer~P43432~Montagu...more