MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 91,286 this week

Evenings for Sale (1932)

 |  Comedy  |  12 November 1932 (USA)
7.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 31 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

Impoverished Count von Dopenthal plans to commit suicide and spends his last night at a costume ball. There he meets lovely Lela Fischer and falls in love with her. A chance meeting with his former butler, brings a job offer as a gigolo.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 669 titles
created 15 Jun 2012
 
a list of 6727 titles
created 03 Dec 2013
 
a list of 4859 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Evenings for Sale (1932)

Evenings for Sale (1932) on IMDb 7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Evenings for Sale.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Certificate: Passed Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

After a failed attempt at running for governor, D.A. Mark Brady is appointed warden of the state prison where many of the criminals he prosecuted are incarcerated.

Director: Howard Hawks
Stars: Walter Huston, Phillips Holmes, Constance Cummings
Red Dust (1932)
Certificate: Passed Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The owner of a rubber plantation becomes involved with the new wife of one of his employees.

Director: Victor Fleming
Stars: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Gene Raymond
Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A Musical-romance with Dick Powell as a private stationed in Hawaii who gets involved with Ruby Keeler, the general's engaged daughter. In order to avoid a scandal, the pair break up, but ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Borzage
Stars: Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler, Pat O'Brien
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Menton Gill is longing to become a cowboy actor and leaves his hometown to try his luck in Hollywood, but there his acting ability is regarded as non-existent, but actress Flips gives him a... See full summary »

Director: William Beaudine
Stars: Joan Blondell, Stuart Erwin, Zasu Pitts
Certificate: Passed Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Assorted wacky characters converge on a Chinese hotel to bid on a new invention...television.

Director: A. Edward Sutherland
Stars: W.C. Fields, Peggy Hopkins Joyce, Rudy Vallee
Adventure | Horror | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

An obsessed scientist conducts profane experiments in evolution, eventually establishing himself as the self-styled demigod to a race of mutated, half-human abominations.

Director: Erle C. Kenton
Stars: Charles Laughton, Bela Lugosi, Richard Arlen
Cavalcade (1933)
Certificate: Passed Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A cavalcade of English life from New Year's Eve 1899 until 1933 seen through the eyes of well-to-do Londoners Jane and Robert Marryot. Amongst events touching their family are the Boer War,... See full summary »

Director: Frank Lloyd
Stars: Diana Wynyard, Clive Brook, Una O'Connor
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A framework story serves as context for a retelling of the Exodus story and, most importantly, a recycling of footage from the silent version of The Ten Commandments.

Directors: Louis J. Gasnier, William Schorr
Stars: Sari Maritza, Gene Raymond, Marguerite Churchill
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Naval commander Charles Sturm has made life miserable for his wife Diana due to his insane jealousy over every man she speaks to. His obsessive behavior soon drives her to the arms of a ... See full summary »

Director: Marion Gering
Stars: Tallulah Bankhead, Gary Cooper, Charles Laughton
Certificate: Passed Crime | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Oliver Lane is "The Solitaire Man," a renowned jewel thief who is ready to retire and marry Helen, his partner in crime and his one true love. Their plans are shattered when another member ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Conway
Stars: Herbert Marshall, Mary Boland, Lionel Atwill
Certificate: Passed Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

There is a garage in downtown New York City on the ground floor of an eight-story building, with a winding ramp, that serves as a cache for stolen automobiles. The second floor is the ... See full summary »

Director: Benjamin Stoloff
Stars: Edmund Lowe, Wynne Gibson, James Gleason
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A New York fashion model finds herself being pursued by a poor but honest garage mechanic and a rich philanderer.

Director: Alexander Hall
Stars: Carole Lombard, Chester Morris, Adrienne Ames
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Herbert Marshall ...
Count Franz von Degenthal
Sari Maritza ...
Lela Fischer
...
Bimpfl
...
Jenny Kent
George Barbier ...
Henrich Fischer
Bert Roach ...
Otto Volk
Lucien Littlefield ...
Schwenk
Clay Clement ...
Von Trask
Arnold Korff ...
Ritter
Edit

Storyline

Impoverished Count von Dopenthal plans to commit suicide and spends his last night at a costume ball. There he meets lovely Lela Fischer and falls in love with her. A chance meeting with his former butler, brings a job offer as a gigolo.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

12 November 1932 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cavalheiro de Aluguel  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. See more »

Soundtracks

The Blue Danube
(uncredited)
Music by Johann Strauß
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
isn't it romantic..
24 September 2011 | by (Switzerland) – See all my reviews

isn't it romantic.. yes it is..

i was quite surprised by this movie. its not a milestone, nor the greatest movie ever made.. but it is good. the whole plot is not highly original, and the whole 30 minutes in the middle are quite forgettable. Sari Maritza, well, don't be surprised if you never heard of her, in her case there's a good reason for it.

anyway, there's Herbert Marshall and Mary Boland. the scenes between them are fresh, modern and interesting. Herbert Marshall, well, i never knew how attractive he was, until i saw him in this movie.

some impressive camera work and the MOST BEAUTIFUL MOVIE KISS that i ever hope to see make this movie a definite must.


5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Evenings for Sale (1932) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?