There have been a dozen or so adaptations of The Scarlet Pimpernel, the classic play and adventure novel by Baroness Emmuska Orczy, but none that have earned nearly the recognition that a story of this stature could sensibly attain. A studio in the UK is intent on changing that though, as they plan to “do to the story of ‘The Scarlet Pimpernel’ what Guy Ritchie did to ‘Sherlock Holmes’.” Read More »