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The Golden Voyage of Sinbad

1973

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  • ...Where 7th Voyage is bouncy and comic book, Golden Voyage is terser in dialogue and storyline, tougher and less primly naïve, if also less spectacular and vibrant.

  • Perhaps the damning flaw of this film is that it is far more interesting in fixating on Munro’s “special effects” rather than Harryhausen’s. But it’s redeemed in parts, the climactic battle with a six-armed Kali is a showstopper, and it’s bolstered by a charismatic villain in future Doctor (and Little Britain narrator) Tom Baker.