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The Adventures of Prince Achmed

1926 Rated NR 1hr 7m

Considered by many to be the first full-length animated film, the story of Lotte Reiniger's mesmerizing work is taken from The Arabian Nights. A young prince named Achmed embarks on a series of great adventures, including uniting with Aladdin and the Witch of the Fiery Mountains to save a beautiful princess. Produced in Germany, this color-tinted film utilizes laboriously cut out silhouettes to tell its story.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

German: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo, English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color (tinted); interactive menus; scene access; documentary on Lotte Reiniger; vintage trailer; still gallery; optional voice-over narration.