HE Came, HE Saw, HE Conquered
The Venetian traveler Marco Polo meets Kublai Khan and foils a plotter with fireworks in medieval China.
Mongol Guard (uncredited)
Mongol Warrior (uncredited)
Maffeo Polo (uncredited)
Theodore von Eltz
Venetian Business Man (uncredited)
There's a hole in this particular Polo! The Adventures of Marco Polo is directed by Archie Mayo and John Cromwell and written by Robert E. Sherwood and N.A. Pogson. It stars Gary Cooper, Alan Hale, Binnie Barnes, Basil Rathbone,Sigrid Gurie, George Barbier and Ernest Truex. Music is by Hugo Fried...
This is my kind of topic - an adventure film set at the Mongol Court with loads of intrigue, machinations and sword fights. Sadly, though, this is really not much good at any of that. Gary Cooper is really poorly cast in the title role and Basil Rathbone - probably as good a baddie as you will see o...