Disraeli Overview:

Disraeli (1929) was a Drama - Drama Film directed by Alfred E. Green .

The film was based on the play of the same name written by Louis N. Parker performed at the Wallack's Theatre, NY from Sep 18, 1911 - May 1912.

Academy Awards 1929/30 --- Ceremony Number 3 (source: AMPAS)

AwardRecipientResult
Best ActorGeorge ArlissWon
Best PictureWarner Bros.Nominated
Best Writing(Julian Josephson)Nominated
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Disraeli

By Alyson on Mar 17, 2011 From The Best Picture Project

There are many reasons people enjoy movies, but right now I want to ?think about two very broad reasons: to be entertained and to learn something new. ?In Disraeli, you may accomplish one of those, but probably not both. It is 1874 and Benjamin Disraeli (George Arliss) is Prime Minister of England. ... Read full article


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Lord Charles Deeford: I do not discuss politics with women.
Benjamin Disraeli: I do.


Benjamin Disraeli: War is never a solution. It's an aggravation.


Benjamin Disraeli: Behold! Winter hand in hand with spring. Innocence with...
Lord Charles Deeford: [interrupts] Guile?
Benjamin Disraeli: Experience. Same thing.


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Vitaphone production reels #3531-3539
Previously produced as a silent film - Disraeli, also starring George Arliss.
In a separately filmed trailer, Vitaphone production reel #3130, George Arliss speaks to the audience about the film.
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