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Count Of Monte Cristo


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  Count Of Monte Cristo Review
Tookey's Rating
7 /10
 
Average Rating
7.30 /10
 
Starring
Robert Donat , Elissa Landi, Louis Calhern
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Directed by: Rowland V. Lee
Written by: Philip Dunne, Dan Totheroh, Rowland V. Lee, from Alexandre Dumas's novel

 
 
 
Released: 1934
   
Genre: ACTION
SWASHBUCKLER
ADVENTURE
COSTUME
   
Origin: US
   
Colour: C
   
Length: 114
 
 


 

Unjustly imprisoned for 15 years, a French sailor (Robert Donat) seeks revenge on those who framed him.

Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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Classic swashbuckler in which the acting and dialogue are almost as impressive as the action. Immaculately produced for its period, this is still the best version of the story.

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