The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan is a British technicolor film that dramatises the story of the collaboration between W. S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan. Gilbert. The common career of W.S. Gilbert,a barrister turned comic writer, and Arthur Sullivan, a classic composer The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan (original title). The sometimes stormy partnership between Gilbert and Sullivan brought about the creation of many well-loved comic operas, such as "Trial By Jury", "H.M.S. Robert Morley couldn't be more perfectly cast as Gilbert, and Maurice Evans is wonderful as Sullivan. Robert Morley is equally.
This film (also known, in the United States, by the title The Great Gilbert and Sullivan) is a reasonably faithful telling of the history of the G&S. The story of Gilbert and Sullivan, their jealousies, antagonisms and final quarrel which is only resolved the day of Sullivan's death. Includes excerpts from operas . LONDON FILMS present. THE STORY OF. GILBERT AND SULLIVAN. Colour by Technicolor. A LAUNDER-GILLIAT PRODUCTION.
By contrast, The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan (d. Sidney Gilliat, ) covers the whole history of their collaboration in less than two-thirds of the time. Inevitably. Sullivan writes a letter to Gilbert that he does not like his latest story, but he is going to do a poem by Longfellow adapted by Joseph Bennett (Lloyd Lamble). Gilbert and Sullivan refers to the Victorian era partnership of librettist W. S. Gilbert In , the younger Gilbert began to write illustrated stories, poems and. Cast: Robert Morley, Maurice Evans with Peter Finch Martyn Green, Dinah Sheridan, Wilfred Hyde White and Members of the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company . The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan is a British technicolor film that dramatises the story of the collaboration between W. S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan. Gilbert Description - Plot - Cast.