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Director:
Writers:
Marian Ainslee (titles)
Bess Meredyth (writer)
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Release Date:
13 July 1929 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
A German pianist is going to break up with his unfaithful wife, when he receives the message that his favourite stepchild has died. | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
Nominated for Oscar. See more »
User Reviews:
Part-talkie MGM feature is among the lost. See more (1 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Lewis Stone ... Stephen Trombolt

Leila Hyams ... Karen

Peggy Wood ... Brigitte

Harry Myers ... Bruno Heim

Sarah Padden ... Anna

George Fawcett ... Doctor
Blanche Friderici ... Stephen Trombolt's housekeeper (as Blanche Frederici)

Wally Albright ... Wulle-Wulle (as Wally Albright Jr.)
Carmencita Johnson ... Lottie as a child

Anita Louise ... Lottie (as Anita Fremault)
Dietrich Haupt ... Kurt as a child
Ullrich Haupt ... Kurt
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Russ Columbo ... (uncredited)

Directed by
Clarence Brown 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Marian Ainslee  titles
Bess Meredyth  writer
Hermann Sudermann  novel "Die Frau des Steffen Tromholt"

Original Music by
William Axt (uncredited)
Arthur Lange (uncredited)
Sam Wineland (uncredited)
 
Cinematography by
Merritt B. Gerstad 
 
Film Editing by
William LeVanway 
 
Art Direction by
Cedric Gibbons 
 
Costume Design by
David Cox 
Howard Greer 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Charles Dorian .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Douglas Shearer .... sound recording engineer
Ralph Shugart .... sound recording engineer
 

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Runtime:
95 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Sound System) (talking sequences) | Silent

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Soundtrack:
At Close Of DaySee more »

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6 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Part-talkie MGM feature is among the lost., 31 July 2002
Author: (aandersen@landmark.edu) from Putney, VT

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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