5/5 (1)
Title
The Sheik
Genres
Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Actors
Rudolph Valentino, Agnes Ayres, Ruth Miller, George Waggner, Frank Butler, Charles Brinley, Lucien Littlefield, Adolphe Menjou, Walter Long, Sally Blane, Earl Gordon Bostwick, Rafael Negrete, Natacha Rambova, Loretta Young, Polly Ann Young
Tagline
A photoplay of tempestuous love between a madcap English beauty and a bronzed Arab chief!
Country
 United States of America
Director
George Melford
Producer
Runtime
1 h 20 min
Release Date
20 November 1921
Overview
Sheik Ahmed (Valentino) desperately desires fiesty British socialite Diana (Ayres), so he abducts her and carries her off to his luxurious desert tent-palace. The free-spirited Diana recoils from his passionate embraces and yearns to be released. Only after being kidnapped by desert bandits does Diana realize how much she has grown to love Ahmed, who comes to her rescue in the nick of time