Scaramouche (1952)

This delightful adaptation of Rafael Sabatini's swashbuckling novel stars Stewart Granger as Andre Moreau, an 18th-century French nobleman who is publicly humiliated by the Marquis de Maynes (Mel Ferrer). Challenged to a sword duel by… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 27, 1952
DVD Release Date: July 1, 2003
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Dennis Schwartz
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It's best remembered for the longest sword duel in cinema history at 6 1/2 minutes.

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Stella Dallas
'he was born with a gift of laughter and a sense that the world was mad.' one of the best costume epics of the 50s (tbh i hate most of those films.)… More
hawk ledge
Delightful adaptation of Sabatini's comic-swashbuckler. Memorable, epic six-and-a-half minute climactic swordfight in a deserted theater between the… More
jay nixon
Florid costumer with clothes, hairstyles and colors that are almost surreal in their lavishness. Moves at a good clip and every frame is stuffed with pagentry.
Anthony Valletta
Sword fighting and more sword fighting!
Joseph Boomhower
"Scaramouche" may be overly melodramatic and have a storyline more prone in a soap opera whose ratings have slumped, but that doesn't make this a… More
Marion Ravenwood
An interesting film that has a great sword fight scene at the end, it's a good film for an early Saturday morning.