In between the successes of JIM THORPE--ALL AMERICAN and THE CRIMSON PIRATE, Lancaster took time out to make this quick adventure, which, like THE CRIMSON PIRATE, is an unashamed self-parody. Lancaster is a sergeant in the Foreign Legion. After deliberately disobeying a lieutenant he
gets tossed into jail, finding himself in a cell with nine fellow Legionnaires. While imprisoned, Lancaster learns that Riff bandits plan to invade their city. He and the other jailed men volunteer to undertake a mission to thwart the Riffs. To make their plan work the hardy band kidnaps Lawrence,
the daughter of a sheik who is set to marry an important member of another Arab clan. The...