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Sumurun

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One Arabian Night is the inadequate American title bestowed upon director [[Performer~P100296~Ernst Lubitsch's~ernstlubitsch]] brilliant German drama Sumurun. In what turned out to be his last on-camera appearance (he was a former slapstick comedian), Lubitsch stars as Yeggar, a hunchbacked clown who works with a travelling carnival. Arab sheik [[Performer~P116214~Paul Wegener~paulwegener]] demands that the troupe's dancing girl [[Performer~P52091~Pola Negri~polanegri]] be sequestered in his harem...more

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