Hallmark Hall Of Fame

Season 12 Episode 4

The Invincible Mr. Disraeli

Aired Sunday 9:00 PM Apr 04, 1963 on CBS



  • Trivia

    • Actor Trevor Howard told a story about a gushing female fan who ran up to him and said, "I adored you in The Bridge on the River Kwai, Howard turned to her and said, "I wasn't in the picture, Madam, I wrote the music".

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • The film won 2 Emmy Awards for Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role - Trevor Howard and Outstanding Electronic Camera Work.

    • Original teleplay by James Lee who wrote the 1957 prize winning "Life of Samuel Johnson" which starred Peter Ustinov, also wrote for the TV series The Defenders.

    • Benjamin Disraeli, the world-famed British Prime Minister, delighted in having his hair trimmed by his wife, who saved the locks as mementos of their love.

  • Allusions