One of our dedicated readers, MoHub, recently commented asking when we will get around to doing a Basil Rathbone MCM. Well, Mo, it’s your lucky day, since June 13 is both a Monday and just happens to be his birthday!
School for Scandal (1923) – Joseph Surface
David Copperfield (1935) – Mr. Murdstone
Anna Karenina (1935) – Karenin
The Last Days of Pompeii (1935) – Pontius Pilate
A Tale of Two Cities (1935) – Marquis St. Evrémonde
Captain Blood (1935) – Levasseur
Romeo and Juliet (1936) – Tybalt
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) – Sir Guy of Guisborne
If I Were King (1938) – King Louis XI
The Tower of London (1939) – Richard, Duke of Gloucester
Sherlock Holmes (1939-1946) – Sherlock Holmes
The Mark of Zorro (1940) – Captain Esteban Pasquale
Frenchman’s Creek (1944) – Lord Rockingham
The Court Jester (1955) – Sir Ravenhurst
What’s your favorite Basil Rathbone historical costume movie?