Svengali

73
  • PG
Screen and Stage legend John Barrymore stars as a sinister music maestro who uses hypnosis and telepathic powers to control his female students.
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Screen and Stage legend John Barrymore stars as a sinister music maestro who uses hypnosis and telepathic powers to control his female students.

Original Release

05/22/1931

US Release

05/22/1931

Cast

John Barrymore Svengali
Marian Marsh Trilby O'Farrell
Donald Crisp The Laird
Bramwell Fletcher Billee / Billie
Carmel Myers Madame Honori
Luis Alberni Gecko
Lumsden Hare Monsieur Taffy
Paul Porcasi Bonelli
Yola d'Avril Maid
Rose Dione Trilby's Mother
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Archie Mayo

Writers

George L. Du Maurier, J. Grubb Alexander

Cast

John Barrymore Svengali
Marian Marsh Trilby O'Farrell
Donald Crisp The Laird
Bramwell Fletcher Billee / Billie
Carmel Myers Madame Honori
Luis Alberni Gecko
Lumsden Hare Monsieur Taffy
Paul Porcasi Bonelli
Yola d'Avril Maid
Rose Dione Trilby's Mother
Adrienne D'Ambricourt Mme. Vinard
Ferike Boros Marta
Julia Griffith Concertgoer
Henry Otto Man with Opera Glasses
Sam Savitsky Townsman
Ellinor Vanderveer Concertgoer

Editors

William Holmes

1931OscarBest Cinematography Nominated
1931OscarBest Art Direction Nominated
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