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Directed by Alexander Korda

Directed by Alexander Korda

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Featuring a towering central performance from Charles Laughton, this celebrated biopic saw the legendary actor collaborating once again with director Alexander Korda following their global box-office triumph with The Private Life of Henry VIII.

Laughton portrays Dutch painter Rembrandt, who is at the peak of his career as the film opens.

After the death of his model and wife Saskia, Rembrandt's work goes into decline, and he loses face after his now-revered painting of the Night Watch of the Civic Guard is deemed a jumble of shadows.

He sinks further into poverty, supported by his housekeeper, fuelled only by his desire to continue painting...

Featuring a towering central performance from Charles Laughton, this celebrated biopic saw the legendary actor collaborating once again with director Alexander Korda following their global box-office triumph with The Private Life of Henry VIII.

Laughton portrays Dutch painter Rembrandt, who is at the peak of his career as the film opens.

After the death of his model and wife Saskia, Rembrandt's work goes into decline, and he loses face after his now-revered painting of the Night Watch of the Civic Guard is deemed a jumble of shadows.

He sinks further into poverty, supported by his housekeeper, fuelled only by his desire to continue painting...

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SKU 5027626435646
Catalogue Number 7954356
Product contents 1 disc
Year 1936
Director Alexander Korda
Format DVD
Publisher(s) Network
Colour Black & White
Language(s) English
Running time 81 min
DVD region 2
Certificate U

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