Abdul the Damned 1935
This epic costume drama is set in turn-of-the-century Turkey and chronicles the ruthless reign of a paranoid ruler who begins killing everyone he suspects of treachery against him.

Sultan Abdul Hamid II becomes infatuated with Therese, a young Viennese opera singer and she is forced to give in to him to protect her fiance, Young Turk Talak Pasha. Will the fervour of Talak’s popular opposition to the Sultan’s rule eventually lead to the monarch's downfall?

DVD5 | PAL 4:3 | 01:45:02 | 4.02 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English
Subtitles: none
Genre: Drama, History

Director: Karl Grune
Cast: Fritz Kortner, Nils Asther, John Stuart, Adrienne Ames
Country: UK

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