The Scarlet Pimpernel1934

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The Scarlet Pimpernel
Directed by:
Harold Young

Directed by Harold Young, and written by Baroness Emmuska Orczy (novel), Alexander Korda (contributing writer), and Lajos Biró (scenario, continuity & dialogue), "The Scarlet Pimpernel" (also known as "Primula rossa, La") is an Adventure/Comedy film, released in the USA on February 07 of 1935 . Leslie Howard is starring, alongside Merle Oberon, Raymond Massey, Nigel Bruce, Bramwell Fletcher and Anthony Bushell.

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Who directed "The Scarlet Pimpernel":

The Scarlet Pimpernel was directed by Harold Young, an American director, and actor.

Before directing The Scarlet Pimpernel, Harold Young had directed . Since, he directed Little Tough Guy, released in 1938, Newsboys' Home (1938), Dreaming Out Loud (1940), There's One Born Every Minute (1942), The Mummy's Tomb (1942), and Machine Gun Mama (1944).

When was "The Scarlet Pimpernel" released:

The Scarlet Pimpernel was first released in the United States on Thursday, February 07, 1935.. This was eighty-four (84) years ago.

It has been released on Sunday, December 23, 1934 in the United Kingdom and on 1935 in Germany.

What is the cast of "The Scarlet Pimpernel":

At the casting of The Scarlet Pimpernel we find Leslie Howard, previously seen in British Agent (1934) and The Lady Is Willing (1934); Merle Oberon (The Private Life of Don Juan (1934), The Private Life of Henry VIII. (1933)); Raymond Massey (The Old Dark House (1932), The Speckled Band (1931)) [ more... ]

  • Melville Cooper and Merle Oberon, Joan Gardner, Edmund Breon also appeared in The Private Life of Don Juan, released in 1934.
  • Allan Jeayes and Joan Gardner, Gibb McLaughlin can also be seen in The Rise of Catherine the Great, released in 1934.
  • Allan Jeayes and John Turnbull, Gertrude Musgrove can be seen in Rembrandt, released in 1936.
  • John Turnbull and Leslie Howard, Nigel Bruce also worked together in The Lady Is Willing, released in 1934.
  • Edmund Breon and Merle Oberon, Joan Gardner also worked together in Wedding Rehearsal, released in 1932.
  • Merle Oberon, Gibb McLaughlin and John Turnbull can all be seen in The Private Life of Henry VIII., released in 1933.

What is the Storyline of "The Scarlet Pimpernel":

In 1792, at the bloody height of the French Revolution's Reign of Terror, vengeful French mobs are outraged when again and again French aristocrats are saved from death by the audacious "Band of the Scarlet Pimpernel", a secret society of 20 English noblemen, "one to command, and nineteen to obey". Among the latest scheduled for execution are the Count de Tournay, former ambassador to Great Britain, and his family. However, one of the Scarlet Pimpernel's men visits them in prison disguised as a priest and [...]

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