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Writers:
Henri Meilhac (play) and
Ludovic Halévy (play) ...
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Release Date:
31 July 1926 (USA) See more »
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Absolutely delightful - clever as a whip and very witty See more (4 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Monte Blue ... Dr. Paul Giraud

Patsy Ruth Miller ... Suzanne Giraud

Lilyan Tashman ... Georgette Lalle, a dancer
George Beranger ... Maurice Lalle (as André Beranger)

Myrna Loy ... Lalle's Maid
Sidney D'Albrook ... French Police Officer
Max Barwyn ... French Detective
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dot Farley ... Madame Moreau (uncredited)

Directed by
Ernst Lubitsch 
 
Writing credits
Henri Meilhac (play "Le Reveillon") (as Meilha'c) and
Ludovic Halévy (play "Le Reveillon") (as Hale'vy)

Hanns Kräly (screen adaptation) (as Hans Kraely)

Rob Wagner (titles) (as Robert Wagner) &
Robert E. Hopkins (titles) (as Robert Hopkins)

Produced by
Darryl F. Zanuck .... producer
 
Cinematography by
John J. Mescall  (as John Mescall)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
George Hippard .... assistant director
Ernst Laemmle .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Harold Grieve .... set designer
Victor Vance .... art titles
 
Special Effects by
F.N. Murphy .... electrical effects
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Bert Shipman .... assistant camera
 

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Runtime:
80 min | Hong Kong:60 min | Finland:70 min (20 fps) | USA:66 min (DVD)
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Voted one of The New York Times' 10 Best Films of 1926.See more »
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Dr. Paul Giraud:After seeing how wonderful you looked at the window- I came over to tell you how wonderful you looked at the window.See more »
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8 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
Absolutely delightful - clever as a whip and very witty, 1 May 2002

This is a delightful change of pace from the ponderous costume dramas of Lubitsch's early career, at which he was lousy, I might add. He found his niche in comedy and this gem is a prime example. It's like eating a marvelous dessert full of surprising bon bons of flavor. The cast is uniformly wonderful and the comic action moves at a quick pace. The titles are some of the funniest and wittiest ever written. Don't miss this one. A sheer joy.

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