Elusive Pimpernel (1950)

Elusive Pimpernel




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In this costume adventure set in France during the Reign of Terror, a mysterious man known only as the Scarlet Pimpernel rescues noblemen from the guillotine and leads them to safety across the English Channel. Chauvelin (Cyril Cusack) is determined to unmask the Pimpernel and bring him to justice. When evidence begins to suggest that the hero is actually foppish Sir Percey Blakeney (David Niven), Chauvelin blackmails Percey's wife, Marguerite (Margaret Leighton), into cooperating on the threat … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Action & Adventure
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as Scarlet Pimpernel/Si...

as Marguerite Blakeney

as Prince of Wales

as Chauvelin

as Sir Andrew Ffoulkes

as Lord Anthony Dewhurs...

as Countesse de Tournai

as Armand St. Juste

as Capt. Meiieres

as Earl of Sligo

as Suzanne de Touman

as Maj. Pretty

as Phillipe de Toumai

as Col. Winterbottom

as Capt. Duroc

as Jellyband

as Lady Grenville

as Lord Grenville

as Sir John Coke

as Sir Michael Travers

as Hon. John Bristow

as Duke of Dorset

as Mr. Fitzdrummond

as Comte de Tournai

as Man in bath
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Full Review… | March 26, 2009
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Full Review… | January 26, 2006
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
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