BARDELYS THE MAGNIFICENT

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Bardelys the Magnificent is a 1926 American romantic silent film directed by King Vidor and starring John Gilbert and Eleanor Boardman. The film is based on a novel by Rafael Sabatini. It was the second film of the 19-year-old John Wayne, who had a minor role.
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Bardelys the Magnificent is a 1926 American romantic silent film directed by King Vidor and starring John Gilbert and Eleanor Boardman. The film is based on a novel by Rafael Sabatini. It was the second film of the 19-year-old John Wayne, who had a minor role.

Original Release

09/30/1926

Cast

John Gilbert Marquis Christian de Bardelys
Eleanor Boardman Roxalanne de Lavedan
Roy D'Arcy Comte de Chatellerault
Lionel Belmore Vicomte de Lavedan
Emily Fitzroy Vicomtesse de Lavedan
Arthur Lubin King Louis XIII
John Wayne Guard
George K. Arthur Chevalier de Saint Eustache
Theodore von Eltz René de Lesperon
Karl Dane Rodenard
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

King Vidor

Writers

Rafael Sabatini, Dorothy Farnum, Marian Ainslee

Cast

John Gilbert Marquis Christian de Bardelys
Eleanor Boardman Roxalanne de Lavedan
Roy D'Arcy Comte de Chatellerault
Lionel Belmore Vicomte de Lavedan
Emily Fitzroy Vicomtesse de Lavedan
Arthur Lubin King Louis XIII
John Wayne Guard
George K. Arthur Chevalier de Saint Eustache
Theodore von Eltz René de Lesperon
Karl Dane Rodenard
Edward Conelly Cardinal Richelieu
Fred Malatesta Castelrous
John T. Murray Lafosse
Joe Smith Marba Innkeeper (as Joseph Marba)
Daniel G. Tomlinson Sergeant of Dragoons
Emile Chautard Anatol
Max Barwyn Cozelatt
Joan Crawford Court Gossip (uncredited)
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