The Life of Emile Zola

1937

William Dieterle
Director

Hollywood account of French author, Emile Zola, and his tangle with the Government over the Dreyfus scandal, the dubious treason trial of an army captain. 3 Oscars awarded.


2nd October 1937
Cinema






1st February 2005
DVD



116 mins
1.33:1




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Oscar
Best Picture 1938
Paul Muni
Emile Zola
Gale Sondergaard
Lucie Dreyfus
Joseph Schildkraut
Captain Alfred Dreyfus
Gloria Holden
Alexandrine Zola
Donald Crisp
Maitre Labori
Erin O'Brien-Moore
Nana
John Litel
Charpentier
Henry O'Neill
Colonel Picquart
Morris Carnovsky
Anatole France
Louis Calhern
Major Dort
Ralph Morgan
Commander of Paris
Robert Barrat
Major Walsin Esterhazy
Vladimir Sokoloff
Paul Cezanne
Grant Mitchell
Georges Clemenceau
Harry Davenport
Chief of Staff
Robert Warwick
Major Henry
Charles Richman
M. Delagorgue
Gilbert Emery
Minister of War
Walter Kingsford
Colonel Sandherr
Montagu Love
Cavaignac
Frank Sheridan
M. Van Cassell
Lumsden Hare
M. Richards
Florence Roberts
Madame Zola
Dickie Moore
Pierre Dreyfus
Arthur Aylesworth
Chief Censor
Maurice Black
Minor Role
Stanley Blystone
Egon Brecher
Brucker
Iphigenie Castiglioni
Madame Charpentier
Frank Darien
Albert
Franklyn Farnum
Holmes Herbert
Commander of Paris
Frank Mayo
Mathieu Dreyfus
Moroni Olsen
Captain Guignet
Frank Reicher
M. Perrenx
Pierre Watkin
Perfect of Police
Harry Worth
Lieutenant
Harry Worth
Lieutenant