Sword of Monte Cristo, The (1951)
Also known as: "La Spada di Montecristo"
In 1858 France, Emperor Louis Napoleon (David Bond) sends Captain Renault (George Montgomery), Minister La Roche (Berry Kroeger) and Major Nicolet (William Conrad) to Normandy in search of the members of a group of rebels. A Masked Cavalier (Paula Corday), the niece, Lady Christianne, of the Marquis De Montableau (Robert Warwick), announces at a secret meeting of the Normandy underground leaders that the fabled treasure of Monte Cristo was willed to her, and she will use it to finance their cause. Directed by Maurice Geraghty. In English. (A-/B).