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Sabaka (1954)

Approved | | Adventure | 2 February 1955 (USA)
In India, a young elephant trainer vows revenge against the cult that killed his family and, when the local Maharajah refuses to help, sets out alone to battle his enemy.

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Frank Ferrin

Writer:

Frank Ferrin
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Cast

Cast overview:
Nino Marcel Nino Marcel ... Gunga Ram
Boris Karloff ... Gen. Pollegar
Lou Krugman Lou Krugman ... Maharajah of Bakore
Reginald Denny ... Sir Cedric
June Foray ... Marku Ponjoy - High Priestess of Sabaka
Victor Jory ... Ashok
Jay Novello ... Damji
Lisa Howard ... Indira
Peter Coe ... Taru
Paul Marion Paul Marion ... Kumar
Vito Scotti ... Rama
Louis Merrill Louis Merrill ... Koobah (as Lou Merrill)
Jeanne Bates ... Durga
K.K. Sinha K.K. Sinha ... Fire Dancer
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Gunga Ram, a young elephant trainer, swears vengeance on the killers of his sister Indria and her husband on the orders of the religious fire-cult leaders, the High Priestess and Ashok. The Maharajah of Bakore disbelieves him and Gunga Ram is also opposed by the Maharajah's General Pollegar. Gunga Ram sets out to expose and destroy the fire shrine of Sabaka. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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psychotronic film | See All (1) »

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India's mightiest dramatic pageant!

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Adventure

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 February 1955 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Hindu See more »

Filming Locations:

Mysore, Karnataka, India

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Production Co:

Ferrin See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Snoozer
14 August 2017 | by utgard14See all my reviews

Forgettable costumer about an Indian (dot not feather) boy who seeks revenge on a cult. Boring time-waster with some recognizable faces in supporting roles, namely past-their-prime talent like Boris Karloff, Reginald Denny, and Victor Jory. Nice to see June Foray in a live-action role. Print I saw had very muddy colors. Nothing much to recommend about this unless you are a Karloff completist or you are having trouble falling asleep.


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