Ali Baba Goes to Town
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Autograph hound Al Babson (Eddie Cantor) accidentally disrupts the filming of a movie about Ali Baba, and is injured in the process. The filmmakers try to buy him off, but nurse Dinah (Virginia Field) suggests he be hired as an extra. He takes an overdose of painkillers, and his Arabian Nights dreams combine with the plot of the movie. His name leads the populace to think he's the son of Ali Baba, and he's taken to the palace of Sultan Abdullah (Roland Young), who's so impressed by Al that he makes him prime minister. Princess Miriam (June Lang) is in love with Yusuf (Tony Martin),… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Hollywood pats itself on the back for bringing low-brow entertainment to the masses."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Eddie Cantor travels back in time in this amusing musical adventure"
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
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