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1. Babes in Toyland (1961)
Approved | 106 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Tom the Piper's Son is about to marry Mary Quite Contrary. On the eve of their wedding, evil miser Barnaby hires two henchmen to drown Tom and steal Mary's sheep, cared for by Little Bo ... See full summary »
2. The Smiling Lieutenant (1931)
Passed | 93 min | Comedy, Romance, Musical
An amorous lieutenant is forced to marry a socially awkward princess, though he tries to keep his violin-playing girlfriend on the side.
3. Naughty Marietta (1935)
G | 105 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
In order to avoid a prearranged marriage, a rebellious French princess sheds her identity and escapes to colonial New Orleans, where she finds an unlikely true love.
5. The Doll (1919)
48 min | Comedy, Fantasy
Because the Baron of Chanterelle wants to preserve his family line, he forces his timid nephew Lancelot to choose one of the village maidens to wed. Lancelot flees to a monastery to escape ... See full summary »
7. Sweethearts (1938)
Passed | 114 min | Musical
A musical comedy duo in their 6th year on Broadway receive an offer to perform in Hollywood making films. The change of lifestyle is inviting to the Sweethearts as the move will take them ... See full summary »
8. La corte de Faraón (1985)
98 min | Comedy, Musical
In the early Spanish Civil Post-war, in Madrid, during the most hard times of the Franco dictatorship, a group of second-rate players try to get out of their wretched lives taking advantage... See full summary »
10. The Great Waltz (1955 TV Movie)
90 min | Drama, Musical
Johann Strauss, Jr., a would-be composer of waltzes in mid-19th Century Vienna, attempts to thwart his father's efforts to prevent his success when the older man becomes jealous of his melodic skill.
13. Helen of Troy (1951)
Intrigues and entanglements before Prince Paris wins the heart of beautiful Helena. It all happens in the small kingdom of Arcadia at the time of the Trojan War. Swedish version of Jacques Offenbach's operetta of the classic Greek myth.
14. My Sister and I (1950)
106 min | Comedy
The rich, aristocratic Katarina Hassel decides to let an architect renovate her mansion. Katarina falls in love with the young architect, Gunnar Stenwall. Alas, he doesn't fall in love with... See full summary »
15. Ririka (1951)
90 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical
An actress named Ririka charms a maharajah who is visiting Greece. She uses her charm to persuade the maharajah to help all her relatives, colleagues and friends, who urgently need a boost in their career.
16. Babes in Toyland: An Interactive Adventure (1997 Video Game)
Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Based on Babes in Toyland (1997) cartoon, this collection of mini-games follows Jack and Jill, who must find nine of Santa's toys that a villain has hidden allover Toyland.
17. Apaches of Athens (1953)
81 min | Comedy, Musical
A rich Greek-American returns to his native country, intending to give his daughter's hand-in-marriage to a nobleman, although there are currently no noblemen lined up asking for her hand. ... See full summary »
19. En förtjusande fröken (1945)
Insurance salesman Paul is to be engaged with Louise, the daughter of his boss. Trying to sell insurance to a millionaire he meet the millionaire's daughter Annette whom he fall in love with after some complications and funny business.
20. The Godson (1952)
78 min | Comedy, Musical
During the Balkan Wars, Vivika Zaharouli, sick and tired of the goings-on of her womanizer husband, welcomes in Athens her godchild, who comes to live in their house. She doesn't know, ... See full summary »
21. Annoula's Dowry (1917)
63 min | Comedy
An indigent provincial girl comes to Athens to work as a maid in the mansion where her father also works. The latter wins the lottery, and, unexpectedly, their life changes for the better.
23. La Rondine (2009)
150 min | Music, Romance
A thoroughly Italian work inspired by Viennese operetta, this rarely performed Puccini gem tells the story of love between a kept woman from high society and a naïve younger man of moderate... See full summary »
25. Apaches of Athens (1930)
Comedy, Drama, Musical
This is the adaptation of Nikos Chatziapostolou's operetta by the same name. It takes us back to the old Athens of 1920, where we watch the comical erotic adventures of an "apache". It was ... See full summary »