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The story of a great impresario, artist and financier, philosopher and wizard, a foreigner more English than the English, a crazy world of make-believe in the Britain of the 1930s.
Narrated by Kenneth More with personal reminiscences from Elisabeth Bergner Sir John Clements
Eileen Corbett , Ian Dalrymple
Douglas Fairbanks Jr , John Justin
Elsa Lanchester , Vivien Leigh Montagu Marks , James Mason Muir Mathieson , George Mikes Mary Morris , Merle Oberon Sir Ralph Richardson Dame Flora Robson
Miklos Rozsa , R. C. Sherriff Paul Tabori , Ann Todd
Alfred Watkins , Frank Wells and film extracts from
The Private Life of Henry VIII The Thief of Bagdad
Lady Hamilton; The Four Feathers Things to Come; Jungle Book The Scarlet
Pimpernel Catherine the Great; Rembrandt and others
Executive producer STEPHEN HEARST Written and produced by ROBERT VAS
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