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Anthony Adverse
Directed by:
Mervyn LeRoy

Directed by Mervyn LeRoy, and written by Sheridan Gibney (screenplay), "Anthony Adverse" (also known as "Rastloses Leben, Ein", "Avorio nero") is an Adventure/Drama/Romance film, released on July 29 of 1936 in the USA . Fredric March is starring, alongside Olivia de Havilland, Donald Woods, Anita Louise, Edmund Gwenn and Claude Rains.

Who directed "Anthony Adverse":

Anthony Adverse was directed by Mervyn LeRoy, an American director, producer, actor, and writer.

Before making Anthony Adverse, Mervyn LeRoy had directed I Found Stella Parish, released in 1935, Page Miss Glory (1935), Oil for the Lamps of China (1935), Heat Lightning (1934), Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933), and Elmer the Great (1933). Since, he directed Fools for Scandal, released in 1938, The Wizard of Oz (1939), Waterloo Bridge (1940), Escape (1940), Blossoms in the Dust (1941), and Unholy Partners (1941).

What was the release date of "Anthony Adverse":

Anthony Adverse was first released in the United States on Wednesday, July 29, 1936.. This was eighty-three (83) years ago.

What is the casting of "Anthony Adverse":

At the casting of Anthony Adverse we find Fredric March, previously seen in Anna Karenina (1935) and Les Misérables (1935); Olivia de Havilland (Captain Blood (1935), A Midsummer Night's Dream (1935)); Donald Woods (Road Gang (1936), A Tale of Two Cities (1935)) [ more... ]

  • Donald Woods, Anita Louise, Akim Tamiroff, Fritz Leiber and Henry O'Neill also worked together in The Story of Louis Pasteur, released in 1935.
  • Pedro de Cordoba and Claude Rains, Gale Sondergaard, Henry O'Neill also appeared in Juarez, released in 1939.
  • Fredric March, Claude Rains, Akim Tamiroff and Henry O'Neill also appeared in Land of Liberty, released in 1939.
  • Pedro de Cordoba and Claude Rains, Fritz Leiber can also be seen in The Sea Hawk, released in 1940.
  • Henry O'Neill and Olivia de Havilland, Claude Rains have all also be seen in Gold Is Where You Find It, released in 1938.
  • Olivia de Havilland, Fritz Leiber and Luis Alberni also worked together in The Great Garrick, released in 1937.
  • Joseph Crehan and Olivia de Havilland, Henry O'Neill also appeared together in Wings of the Navy, released in 1939.
  • Joseph Crehan and Donald Woods, Henry O'Neill have all also be seen in Road Gang, released in 1936.
  • Rollo Lloyd and Pedro de Cordoba, Rafaela Ottiano also appeared together in The Devil-Doll, released in 1936.
  • Anita Louise, Henry O'Neill and Joseph Crehan can be seen in The Go Getter, released in 1937.
  • Akim Tamiroff, Henry O'Neill and Joseph Crehan also appeared together in Black Fury, released in 1935.
  • Joseph Crehan and Olivia de Havilland, Henry O'Neill can be seen in Santa Fe Trail, released in 1940.
  • Claude Rains, Ralph Morgan and Fritz Leiber also worked together in This Love of Ours, released in 1945.
  • Joseph Crehan and Donald Woods, George E. Stone also appeared in Frisco Kid, released in 1935.
  • Akim Tamiroff, Fritz Leiber and Pedro de Cordoba also appeared in A Scandal in Paris, released in 1946.
  • Joseph Crehan and Henry O'Neill, George E. Stone can also be seen in Bullets or Ballots, released in 1936.

What is the Storyline of "Anthony Adverse":

The plot of the epic costume drama follows the globe-trotting adventures of the title character, the illegitimate offspring of Maria Bonnyfeather, the wife of the cruel and devious middle-aged nobleman Marquis Don Luis, and Denis Moore. When he learns of his wife's affair, Don Luis challenges her lover to a duel. Denis is killed, and shortly thereafter Maria dies in childbirth. Don Luis leaves the infant at a convent, where the nuns christen him Anthony, and lie to wealthy merchant John Bonnyfeather, [...]

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