Cardinal Richelieu (film)

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Cardinal Richelieu
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Directed by Rowland V. Lee
Written byCameron Rogers
Based on Richelieu
1839 play
by Edward Bulwer Lytton
Produced by Darryl F. Zanuck
Starring George Arliss
Maureen O'Sullivan
Edward Arnold
Cinematography J. Peverell Marley
Edited bySherman Todd
Music by Alfred Newman
Distributed by United Artists
Release date
  • April 28, 1935 (1935-04-28)
Running time
82 minutes
CountryUnited States

Cardinal Richelieu is a 1935 American historical film directed by Rowland V. Lee and starring George Arliss, Maureen O'Sullivan, Edward Arnold and Cesar Romero. [1] It was based on the 1839 play Richelieu by Edward Bulwer-Lytton depicting the life of the great seventeenth century French statesman Cardinal Richelieu and his dealings with Louis XIII.



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