Cardinal Richelieu
Cardinal Richelieu FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed byRowland V. Lee
Written byCameron Rogers
Based onRichelieu
1839 play
by Edward Bulwer Lytton
Produced byDarryl F. Zanuck
StarringGeorge Arliss
Maureen O'Sullivan
Edward Arnold
CinematographyJ. Peverell Marley
Edited bySherman Todd
Music byAlfred Newman
Distributed byUnited Artists
Release date
  • April 28, 1935 (1935-04-28)
Running time
82 minutes
CountryUnited States

Cardinal Richelieu is a 1935 American historical film directed by Rowland V. Lee and starring George Arliss, Maureen O'Sullivan, Edward Arnold and Cesar Romero.[1] It was based on the 1839 play Richelieu by Edward Bulwer-Lytton depicting the life of the great seventeenth century French statesman Cardinal Richelieu and his dealings with Louis XIII.



  1. ^ "Cardinal Richelieu (1935)". Archived from the original on 2009-01-18.