| Drama, History, Romance
George Bryan Brummel, a British military officer, loves Lady Margery, the betrothed of Lord Alvanley. Despite her own desperate love for Brummel, she submits to family pressure and marries ... See full summary »
During filming, John Barrymore (I)and Willard Louis would replace their scripted dialogue with dirty jokes and foul language, thinking no one would notice in a silent film. However, this was a time when deaf people could comfortably go to the movies and many of them were quite adept at reading lips. As a result, the studio received thousands of letters of complaint.
Prince of Wales:
By George! You're a better beau than I am - George!
Gordon Bryon 'Beau' Brummel: By George! I believe I am - George!
The Turner Classic Movies version features a new score recorded in stereophonic sound.