Scarlet Pimpernel


3h 1982

Brief Synopsis

A rousing retelling of the adventure classic with Anthony Andrews as the foppish English nobleman who masquerades as the dashing Scarlet Pimpernel to rescue French aristocrats from the guillotine during the Reign of Terror. This sumptuous new version (there had been five movies made of the tale prev

Film Details

Also Known As
Den röda nejlikan
Release Date
1982
Production Company
Baroness Orczy; CBS Entertainment; Panavision, Ltd.
Location
England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
3h

Synopsis

A rousing retelling of the adventure classic with Anthony Andrews as the foppish English nobleman who masquerades as the dashing Scarlet Pimpernel to rescue French aristocrats from the guillotine during the Reign of Terror. This sumptuous new version (there had been five movies made of the tale previously) won an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding Drama Special and one for production designer, Tony Curtis (not the actor, but the noted British art director). Phyllis Dalton won an Emmy for her elegant costume designs.

Film Details

Also Known As
Den röda nejlikan
Release Date
1982
Production Company
Baroness Orczy; CBS Entertainment; Panavision, Ltd.
Location
England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
3h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States November 9, 1982