The Great Garrick is a 1937 American historical comedy film directed by James Whale and starring Brian Aherne, Olivia de Havilland and Edward Everett Horton. It also features Lionel Atwill, Luis Alberni, and Melville Cooper while future star Lana Turner has a bit part. The film was based on the play Ladies and Gentlemen by Ernest Vajda. Aherne plays the famous eighteenth century British actor David Garrick. The film was made by James Whale for Warner Brothers shortly after the troubled production of The Road Back which had met with controversy and opposition from the German government, and...
|Directed by:||James Whale|
|Music by:||Adolph Deutsch|
|Screenplay by:||Ernest Vajda, Rowland Leigh|
|Adapted from:||Ladies and Gentlemen|