The Prime Minister

  • 1940
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Biography

Benjamin Disraeli was surely one of the most iconoclastic and intriguing leaders of any major country in the world. That they managed to make him dull is a bewilderment. Gielgud doesn't come close to the Oscar-winning Arliss performance in the 1929 version. All of the famed episodes are here as we see Gielgud, a novelist, go into politics when helped along...read more

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02:15 — Stirring biodrama of the life of British leader Benjamin Disraeli stars John Gielgud in the title role and follows Disraeli from his early days as a w (more…)

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  • Review: Benjamin Disraeli was surely one of the most iconoclastic and intriguing leaders of any major country in the world. That they managed to make him dull is a bewilderment. Gielgud doesn't come close to the Oscar-winning Arliss performance in the 1929 version… (more)

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