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Director  Stuart Walker
Music director  Edward Ward
Duration  
Country  United States
6.6/10 IMDb

Genre  Drama, Horror, Mystery
Story by  Charles Dickens
Language  English
The Mystery of Edwin Drood (1935 film) movie poster
Writer  John L. Balderston, Charles Dickens, original novel
Release date  February 4, 1935 (1935-02-04)
Cast  Claude Rains (John Jasper), Douglass Montgomery (Neville Landless), Heather Angel (Rosa Bud), David Manners (Edwin Drood), Francis L. Sullivan (Rev. Mr. Septimus Crisparkle), Valerie Hobson (Helena Landless)
Similar movies  Charles Dickens wrote the story for The Mystery of Edwin Drood and Great Expectations

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Mystery of Edwin Drood is a 1935 American mystery-drama film directed by Stuart Walker and starring Claude Rains in the role of the villainous John Jasper. It is the third film adaptation and first sound film version of Charles Dickens's unfinished novel of the same name. Filmed by Universal Pictures, it co-stars Douglass Montgomery and Valerie Hobson (the future Estella of David Lean's 1946 Great Expectations), and featured David Manners as Edwin Drood. Stuart Walker had previously directed a little-known 1934 film adaptation of Great Expectations. The film's script provides an ending to the original unfinished novel, solving the mystery of the fate of Edwin Drood.

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Mystery of Edwin Drood marks Claude Rains' only appearance in a Charles Dickens film.

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  • Claude Rains as John Jasper
  • David Manners as Edwin Drood
  • Heather Angel as Rosa Bud
  • Valerie Hobson as Helna Landless
  • E.E. Clive as Mayor Sapsea
  • Francis L. Sullivan as The Rev. Mister Crisparkle
  • Douglass Montgomery as Neville Landless
  • Walter Kingsford as Mr. Grewgious
  • Zeffie Tilbury as Princess Puffer

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    References

    The Mystery of Edwin Drood (1935 film) Wikipedia
    The Mystery of Edwin Drood (1935 film) IMDbThe Mystery of Edwin Drood (1935 film) themoviedb.org


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