GenreDrama, History, Romance ProducerDarryl F. Zanuck LanguageEnglish
WriterEdward Bulwer-Lytton, Cameron Rogers Release dateApril 28, 1935 (1935-04-28) CastGeorge Arliss (Cardinal Richelieu), Edward Arnold (Louis XIII), Maureen O'Sullivan (Lenore), Cesar Romero (Andre de Pons), Violet Kemble Cooper (Queen Marie), Katharine Alexander (Queen Anne) Similar moviesRowland V Lee directed Cardinal Richelieu and The Three Musketeers
History of france louis xiii cardinal richelieu and foreign affairs part 1
Cardinal Richelieu is a 1935 American historical film directed by Rowland V. Lee and starring George Arliss, Maureen O'Sullivan, Edward Arnold and Cesar Romero. It was based on the 1839 play Richelieu by Edward Bulwer-Lytton depicting the life of the great seventeenth century French statesman Cardinal Richelieu and his dealings with Louis XIII.