Arsène Lupin (1932 film)

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Arsène Lupin
Directed by Jack Conway
Produced by Louis B. Mayer
Irving Thalberg
Samuel Goldwyn (uncredited)
Written by Lenore Coffee
Bayard Veiller (dialogue)
Carey Wilson (screenplay)
Based on Arsène Lupin
by Maurice Leblanc
Francis de Croisset
Starring John Barrymore
Lionel Barrymore
Music by Alfred Newman
Cinematography Oliver T. Marsh
Edited by Hugh Wynn
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • March 5, 1932 (1932-03-05)
Running time
84 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $433,000[1]
Box office $1,110,000[1]

Arsène Lupin is a 1932 American pre-Code mystery film, directed by Jack Conway, produced and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.

The film is based on a popular 1909 play by Maurice Leblanc and Francis de Croisset.[2] John Barrymore stars in this film, his first MGM film under a new contract after leaving Warner Bros.[3]


Box office[edit]

The film grossed a total (domestic and foreign) of $1,110,000: $595,000 from the US and Canada and $515,000 elsewhere. It made a profit of $245,000.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c The Eddie Mannix Ledger, Los Angeles: Margaret Herrick Library, Center for Motion Picture Study .
  2. ^ Arsène Lupin, original Broadway opening Lyceum & later Hudson Theatres August 26, 1909 to January 1910, 144 performances;
  3. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1931-40 by The American Film Institute, c.1993

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