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The Affairs of Cellini

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Director  Gregory La Cava
Music director  Alfred Newman
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Language  English
6.1/10 IMDb

Genre  Comedy, Drama, History
Screenplay  Bess Meredyth
Country  United States
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Release date  August 24, 1934 (1934-08-24)
Based on  The Firebrand of Florence  by Edwin Justus Mayer
Writer  Bess Meredyth (screen play), Edwin Justus Mayer (from the play by)
Cast  Fredric March (Benvenuto Cellini), Constance Bennett (Duchess of Florence), Frank Morgan (Alessandro, Duke of Florence), Fay Wray (Angela), Vince Barnett (Ascanio), Jessie Ralph (Beatrice)
Similar movies  Constance Bennett appears in The Affairs of Cellini and Our Betters

The affairs of cellini 1934


The Affairs of Cellini (1934) is a comedy film set in Florence over 400 years ago. This film was adapted by Bess Meredyth from the play The Firebrand of Florence by Edwin Justus Mayer. It was directed by Gregory La Cava.

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Plot

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Both the Duke and Duchess have an eye for beauty and other partners. The Duke presently fancies a young woman who poses as an artist's model. The Duchess has her eye on the famous artist, Benvenuto Cellini, who is in the palace making a set of gold plates to be used at ducal banquets. Cellini purportedly hypnotizes young women, and cuckolds the Duke of Florence. The somewhat oblivious Duke is loath to punish the young man, for Cellini fashions gold wares for him, but throws him into the torture chamber. However, a goblet of poisoned wine solves the problem.

Cast

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  • Constance Bennett as Duchess of Florence
  • Fredric March as Benvenuto Cellini
  • Frank Morgan as Alessandro, Duke of Florence
  • Fay Wray as Angela
  • Vince Barnett as Ascanio
  • Jessie Ralph as Beatrice
  • Louis Calhern as Ottaviano
  • Jay Eaton as Polverino
  • Paul Harvey as Emissary
  • Jack Rutherford as Captain of the Guards
  • Irene Ware as Daughter of the Royal House of Bocci
  • Reception

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    Morgan was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor. The film was nominated for Best Art Direction, Best Cinematography and Best Sound, Recording (Thomas T. Moulton).

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    The film was a box office disappointment for United Artists.


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    References

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    The Affairs of Cellini IMDbThe Affairs of Cellini themoviedb.org


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