In the Sahara, the heiress Diana Mayo rejects the courtship of a sheik, and is then saved by Omair, an outlaw of the desert.
Hollywood's early opposite to L'age D'or, current opposite would Micheal Bay's Transformer films
Cheesy and racist. That Valentino's maniacal leers and bug-eyed expressions were seen as the last word in sexiness suggests that 1921 American men were a pathetic bunch and that the women were sozzled on bathtub gin.
My favorite line from this movie: "He has such large hands for an Arab" :P
So glad more silents are appearing on this site.