The Movies

The first movie adaptation of The Scarlet Pimpernel was made in 1917, just 12 years after the book was first published.  Since then there has been a constant stream of new adaptations.


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'Scarlet Pimpernel' 2012
(Starring Neil Jackson, shelved for the next few years.)

The Scarlet Pimpernel: The Broadway Musical... A Review


Review: The Scarlet Pimpernel 1982
(Starring Anthony Andrews, Jane Seymour, Ian McKellan.  The favorites of most of the Leaguettes.)

Review: The Scarlet Pimpernel 1934
(Black-and-white starring Leslie Howard, Merle Oberon, Raymond Massey.  Considered by wikipedia and some of the Leaguettes to be definitive.

Go here for a complete lists of adaptations.