Approved | | Drama, History, Romance
Paris is Burning! Under the Iron Fist of Robespierre hundreds are executed, by the swift and bloodstained guillotine. Through these acts of injustice a new heroism is born - The League of The Scarlet Pimpernel.
Some of the footage and some of the sets from The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934) are re-used in this film.
A demmed intrusive weed
In the listing in The Gentlemen of Sussex - Mary le bone Cricket Club score card, number 1 is Sir Andrew Foulkes, whereas in the film's cast list he is shown as Sir Andrew Ffoulkes.
Opening credits prologue: 1794
Paris under the heel of the dictator Robespierre.
Released in Great Britain at 94 minutes; USA version runs 88 minutes.