Alias Aladdin (1920)

USA,
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1
silent

An American short fantasy film directed by Fred C. Newmeyer and Hal Roach.

Plot Summary

At a jewellery shop, rubs an old lamp supposedly once owned by and is transported through time and space to a Turkish harem

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Fred C. Newmeyer, Hal Roach
Rolin Films
Produced by: Hal Roach
Written by: Hal Roach

Cast
Eddie Boland (Eddie/Aladdin)
Ethel Broadhurst (Aladdin's favourite maiden)
Caroline Rankin (Eddie's wife)
The Vanity Fair Girls (the harem dancing girls)
Roy Brooks
Sammy Brooks
Jean Hope
Dolores Johnson
Lilymae Wilkinson

Alternative Titles

The Wonderful Lamp

References

Periodicals

  • Moving Picture World 23 October 1920

Books

  • The Palgrave Encyclopedia of American Horror Film Shorts 1915-1976 by Gary D. Rhodes and David J. Hogan p.120