Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Directed by


Starring (View all)
John Barrymore John Barrymore
Svengali
Marian Marsh Marian Marsh
Trilby O'Farrell
Donald Crisp Donald Crisp
The Laird
Carmel Myers Carmel Myers
Madame Honori
Luis Alberni Luis Alberni
Gecko
Lumsden Hare Lumsden Hare
Monsieur Taffy
Paul Porcasi Paul Porcasi
Bonelli


Written by
J. Grubb Alexander J. Grubb Alexander
screenplay


Lists

85 votes
3003 Movies Into the Golden Age!!!...so far? (6108 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 6 years, 1 month ago 11 comments
68 votes
Hidden Gems of Cinema (266 items)
list by Michael M
Published 4 years, 1 month ago 7 comments
58 votes
Pre-Code Hollywood (700 items)
list by Gauntlet
Published 7 years ago 3 comments
40 votes
Watched in 2013 (331 items)
list by bob loblaw
Published 4 years, 5 months ago 6 comments
29 votes
Piano Scenes II - Movies (51 items)
list by Kandi
Published 1 year, 12 months ago 4 comments

View all Svengali lists (13 more)

Cover art, photos and screenshots

3 votes
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote

View all Svengali pictures (14 more)

Reviews

Svengali

2 years, 12 months ago at Jun 30 23:04
By most accounts, this is a psychological drama with numerous horror film trappings but Svengali never finds a comfortable setting. Loosely based on George du Maurier’s novel Trilby, this film adaptation sees John Barrymore take on the titular role of an obsessive hypnotist with his sights set on a nude model, Trilby. Barrymore is deliciously hammy in the role, and the film has a few moments of ... read more
View all Svengali reviews
Release date: 22 May 1931
UPC: 785604205227
Tags: 1931 (1), Drama (1), Horror (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

Paulinha rated this 6/10 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Michael M added this to a list 4 months, 3 weeks ago
1930's: Top 50 (50 movies items)
Atomic Cinema added this to a list 5 months, 2 weeks ago
licurgo added this to wanted list 6 months, 2 weeks ago
brofiend rated this 10/10 1 year, 3 months ago

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block