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Wonder of Women (1929)

A German pianist is going to break up with his unfaithful wife, when he receives the message that his favourite stepchild has died.

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Stephen Trombolt
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Karen
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Brigitte
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Bruno Heim
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Anna
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Doctor
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Stephen Trombolt's housekeeper (as Blanche Frederici)
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Wulle-Wulle (as Wally Albright Jr.)
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Lottie as a child
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Lottie (as Anita Fremault)
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Kurt as a child
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Kurt
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A German pianist is going to break up with his unfaithful wife, when he receives the message that his favourite stepchild has died.

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13 July 1929 (USA)  »

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Egy férfi - két asszony  »

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(Western Electric Sound System) (talking sequences)|

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1.20 : 1
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Although this film is supposedly lost, and has not been exhibited publicly for almost 90 years, 9 IMDb "reviewers" seem to have had access to it, or else are very, very old, and have very, very good memories. See more »

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At Close Of Day
Words and Music by Fred Fisher and Martin Broones
Copyright 1929 by Robbins Music Corp.
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Part-talkie MGM feature is among the lost.
31 July 2002 | by (Putney, VT) – See all my reviews

This is a part-talkie and one of the few MGM films to be among the lost. There is an unconfirmed rumor that it exists on laserdisc at UCLA. There are seven sound reels extant (#3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11), preserved from the vitaphone discs that accompanied the film. It was nominated for an Oscar for Screenplay.


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