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Basic facts

Original title The Merry Widow
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Original work
Production country
Production company
Classification Tillåten från 15 år
Dialogue
Swedish release 1935-03-18

Cast

Maurice Chevalier
kapten Danilo

Jeanette MacDonald
Sonia/Fifi

Edward Everett Horton
ambassadören Popoff

Una Merkel
drottning Dolores

Lona Andre
Sonias jungfru

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Titles

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Alternative title

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Director of Photography
Music
Choreography
Production Designer
Film Editor
Lyrics
Orchestra Leader
Set Decorator
Costume Designer
Make-up Supervisor

Cast

Maurice Chevalier kapten Danilo
Jeanette MacDonald Sonia/Fifi
Edward Everett Horton ambassadören Popoff
Una Merkel drottning Dolores
Lona Andre Sonias jungfru
Henry Armetta turk
George Barbier kung Ahmed
George Baxter ambassadör
Herman Bing Zizipoff
Richard Carle försvarsadvokat
Ruth Channing Lulu
Virginia Field fånge
Tom Francis ortodox präst
Minna Gombell Marcelle
Winter Hall präst
Sterling Holloway Mischka
Leonid Kinskey herde
Ferdinand Munier fångvaktare
Lucien Prival Adamovitch
Hector Semo zigenarledare
Rolfe Sedan Gabrielovitsch
Morgan Wallace åklagare
Nora Cecil djurkvinnan
Christian J. Frank polisman
Otto Fries polisman
Roger Gray polisman
John Roach polisman
Bella Loblov zigenarviolinist
Jan Rubini violinist
Frank Sheridan domare
Caryl Lincoln Sonias jungfru
Sheila Terry Sonias jungfru
Edna Waldron Sonias jungfru
Luana Walters Sonias jungfru
Wedgwood Nowell lakej
Akim Tamiroff Maxims direktör
Barbara Barondess flicka på Maxim
Shirley Chambers flicka på Maxim
Dorothy Dehn flicka på Maxim
Jill Dennett flicka på Maxim
Pat Farley flicka på Maxim
Dorothy Granger flicka på Maxim
Mary Jane Halsey flicka på Maxim
Jean Hart flicka på Maxim
Eleanor Hunt flicka på Maxim
Connie La Mont flicka på Maxim
Maria Troubetskoy flicka på Maxim
Peggy Watts flicka på Maxim
Dorothy Wilson flicka på Maxim

Companies

Production company Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corporation
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Film AB Le Mat-Metro-Goldwyn

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 51717
Date 1935-01
Classification Tillåten från 15 år
Original length 2687 meters
Notes Den första inlämnade kopian var 2750 meter, men kortades senare av distributören till 2687 meter.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.37:1
Sound type Sound
Sound system Optical mono
Colour type Svartvit
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24


Original work

Original title Die lustige Witwe (Operetta)
Lyrics Leo Stein
Victor Léon_DUBBLETT
Composer Franz Lehár


Release dates

Release in Sweden 1935-03-18 Palladium Stockholm Sweden 98 min
TV showing 1970-06-07 TV1 Sweden

Holdings Film

The information given here refers to film material in the Swedish Film Institute’s archive. Access to the archive’s stock is given on request, for research, other film archives and rights’ holders. For enquiries please contact filmarkivet@filminstitutet.se

Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2694


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size More than 850 x 1100


Holdings Scripts

Script type Cutting continuity


Script type Dialoglista
Language English


Holdings Stills

Black and white print SET
Behind the scenes prints 1
Slides 10
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material


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