The House of Rothschild Reviews

April 17, 2020
Although as a whole it does not deserve to be classified as a work of art, The House of Rothschild is a very superior piece of craftsmanship.
March 17, 2020
A picture that is worthy of respectful criticism and one that is entertainment all the way through.
July 22, 2019
George Arliss' finest picture for some years.
May 31, 2019
It is the best picture George Arliss has had for a long time.
January 31, 2012
An outstanding historical account of the Rothschild financial dynasty during the Napoleonic wars.
July 7, 2010
A fine picture on all counts in the acting, writing, and directing.
March 24, 2009
Zanuck's lavish production (finale is in three-strip Technicolor) of the Jewish financial empire is largely fictionalized but is more enjoyable due to the good cast of actors, including George Arliss in two roles.
July 20, 2006
Tells the story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire.
June 24, 2006
A lavish Selznick biopic.
June 24, 2006
Not only does Mr. Arliss's work here excel that which he has done in any other picture, but most of the other rles are acted expertly.
June 8, 2006
More successful are the domestic scenes between Nathan and his wife Hannah ... which the film needs if he's going to be a likable character instead of just an admirable one.