A Tale of Two Cities

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"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times...." Charles Dickens' tale of love and tumult during the French Revolution comes to the screen in a sumptuous film version by the producer famed for nurturing sprawling literary works: David O. Selznick.
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"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times...." Charles Dickens' tale of love and tumult during the French Revolution comes to the screen in a sumptuous film version by the producer famed for nurturing sprawling literary works: David O. Selznick.

Original Release

12/25/1935

US Release

12/25/1935

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Cast

Ronald Colman Sydney Carton
Elizabeth Allan Lucie Manette
Edna May Oliver Miss Pross
Reginald Owen C.J. Stryver / Stryver
Basil Rathbone Marquis St. Evrémonde / Marquis St. Evremonde
Blanche Yurka Madame Therese De Farge / Madame De Farge
Henry B. Walthall Dr. Manette
Donald Woods Charles Darnay
Walter Catlett Barsad
Fritz Leiber Gaspard
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Jack Conway, Robert Z. Leonard

Writers

Charles Dickens, W.P. Lipscomb, S.N. Behrman, Thomas Carlyle, M. Cléry, Mademoiselle des Écherolles, M. Nicholas

Cast

Ronald Colman Sydney Carton
Elizabeth Allan Lucie Manette
Edna May Oliver Miss Pross
Reginald Owen C.J. Stryver / Stryver
Basil Rathbone Marquis St. Evrémonde / Marquis St. Evremonde
Blanche Yurka Madame Therese De Farge / Madame De Farge
Henry B. Walthall Dr. Manette
Donald Woods Charles Darnay
Walter Catlett Barsad
Fritz Leiber Gaspard
Tempe Pigott Old Hag
Billy House Border Guard
Lucille La Verne The Vengeance
Billy Bevan Jerry Cruncher
Robert Warwick Judge at Tribunal
E.E. Clive Judge in 'Old Bailey'
Isabel Jewell Seamstress / The Seamstress
Donald Haines Jerry Cruncher Jr.
H.B. Warner Gabelle / Theophile Gabelle
Lawrence Grant Prosecutor

Producers

Editors

Conrad A. Nervig

1937 Oscar Best Picture Nominated
1937 Oscar Best Film Editing Nominated
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