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Willy, Kurt and Hans are broke, so they sell their car and open a filling station. Then they all fall in love vor the same girl.

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Complete credited cast:
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Willy Fritsch ...
Willy Helbing
Oskar Karlweis ...
Heinz Rühmann ...
Fritz Kampers ...
Olga Tschechowa ...
Kurt Gerron ...
Rechtsanwalt Dr. Kalmus
Gertrud Wolle ...
Secretary
Felix Bressart ...
Gerichtsvollzieher / Bailiff
Leo Monosson ...
Sänger
Lewis Ruth Band ...
Orchester
Comedian Harmonists ...
Barkeeper
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Robert Biberti ...
Barmann (as Comedian Harmonists)
Erwin Bootz ...
Barmann (as Comedian Harmonists)
Erich A. Collin ...
Barmann (as Comedian Harmonists)
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Willy, Kurt and Hans are broke, so they sell their car and open a filling station. Then they all fall in love vor the same girl.

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20 October 1930 (Finland)  »

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Three Good Friends  »

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The movie was the first operetta made by German studio UFA. See more »

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Edited into Prisoner of Paradise (2002) See more »

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Erst kommt ein großes Fragezeichen
Music by Werner R. Heymann
Lyrics by Robert Gilbert
Sung by Olga Tschechowa and Lilian Harvey
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agreeable froth
28 November 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This operetta, so frothy that at times it threatens to evaporate, manages to hold the interest due to a charming cast led by Willy Fritsch and Lilian Harvey and pleasant songs by Werner R. Heymann and Robert Gilbert, particularly the jaunty "Ein Freund, ein guter Freund" and the lushly romantic "Liebling, mein Herz lasst Dich grussen." The general tone – breezy, joyous, playful -- brings to mind Lubitsch's American-made operetta films such as "The Love Parade" and "The Smiling Lieutenant."

The Comedian Harmonists (a then-popular close-harmony sextet) appear all too briefly in a nightclub scene and character actor Felix Bressart, familiar to American audiences as one of the "comrades" in "Ninotchka" and other supporting roles, gets big laughs as a barrister. The loose-limbed Harvey gets in some high kicks in the surprise finale.


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