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Alexander Hamilton (film)

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Director  John G. Adolfi
Cinematography  James Van Trees
Country  United States
6.6/10 IMDb

Genre  Biography, Drama, History
Duration  
Language  English French
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Release date  September 12, 1931 (1931-09-12)
Writer  George Arliss (by), Mary Hamlin (by), Julien Josephson (adaptation), Maude T. Howell (adaptation)
Production  Warner Bros. Entertainment
Cast  George Arliss (Alexander Hamilton), Doris Kenyon (Mrs. Betsy Hamilton), Dudley Digges (Senator Timothy Roberts), June Collyer (Mrs. Mariah Reynolds), Montagu Love (Thomas Jefferson), Ralf Harolde (James Reynolds)
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Alexander Hamilton is a 1931 American pre-Code biographical film about Alexander Hamilton, produced and distributed by Warner Bros. and based on a 1917 play by George Arliss and Mary Hamlin. It was directed by John G. Adolfi and stars Arliss in the title role. It follows the attempts of Hamilton to establish a new financial structure for the United States following the Critical Period and the establishment of a new Constitution in 1787.

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Plot summary

The story depicts Hamilton's (George Arliss) efforts to pass the "Assumption Bill", which required the federal government to assume the debts incurred by the 13 states during the American Revolutionary War, and his agreement to a compromise by passage of the Residence Bill establishing the national capital.

Cast

  • George Arliss as Alexander Hamilton
  • Doris Kenyon as Mrs. Betsy Hamilton
  • Dudley Digges as Senator Timothy Roberts
  • June Collyer as Mrs. Maria Reynolds
  • Montagu Love as Thomas Jefferson
  • Ralf Harolde as James Reynolds
  • Lionel Belmore as General Philip Schuyler
  • Alan Mowbray as George Washington
  • John T. Murray as Count Talleyrand
  • Morgan Wallace as James Monroe
  • Production

    For the roles of Jefferson and Monroe, Arliss cast two character actors who had built reputations for playing villainous parts.

    References

    Alexander Hamilton (film) Wikipedia
    Alexander Hamilton (film) IMDb Alexander Hamilton (film) themoviedb.org


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