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Men Are Not Gods

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Men Are Not Gods 1936 U

90 mins United Kingdom Director. Walter Reisch

A theatre critic's secretary is caught up in a love triangle involving the stars of a production of Othello after she is persuaded to alter a review to make it more favourable.

Gertrude Lawrence, Sebastian Shaw, Miriam Hopkins and Rex Harrison star in this romantic melodrama which derives its title from Othello Act III Scene 4.

Although the story of the film doesn’t reflect the play too much, Shakespeare enthusiasts will be intrigued to see its generous excerpts from what was presumably a typical 1930s stage production.

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Directed by

Walter Reisch


Rex Harrison

Sebastian Shaw

Gertrude Lawrence

Miriam Hopkins


Comedy Drama


Theatre Othello (play)


Shakespeare on Film Forgotten Features






United Kingdom



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