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Break of Hearts (1935)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  31 May 1935 (USA)
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Franz Roberti is a famous orchestra conductor who has a number of girlfriends. While talking with his old music teacher, Professor Thalma, he meets Constance, an aspiring music composer. ... See full summary »

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Constance Dane Roberti
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Franz Roberti
John Beal ...
Johnny Lawrence
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Professor Thalma
Sam Hardy ...
Marx
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Miss Wilson
Helene Millard ...
Sylvia DeWitt
Ferdinand Gottschalk ...
Enrico Pazzini
Susan Fleming ...
Elise
Lee Kohlmar ...
Schubert
Jean Howard ...
Didi Smith-Lennox
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Lady Phyllis Cameron
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Franz Roberti is a famous orchestra conductor who has a number of girlfriends. While talking with his old music teacher, Professor Thalma, he meets Constance, an aspiring music composer. They see each other, fall in love and marry. They honeymoon all over Europe and are happy back home until Constance finds him with a society divorcee and leaves him. Written by Tony Fontana <tony.fontana@spacebbs.com>

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Rafaela Ottiano and Gavin Gordon are in studio records for being in this film, "Break of Hearts (1935)," but were not seen in the movie. Egon Brecher was not in studio records, but also was not seen in this movie. See more »

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Jingle Bells
(1857) (uncredited)
Music by James Pierpont
Played as part of the score during a toboggan ride.
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Intriguing look at careers and marriage.
13 July 2000 | by (Brooklyn, New York) – See all my reviews

In the 1930s, there were many "adult" dramas about marital maladjustments. This film is striking because the two main characters, played by Katharine Hepburn and Charles Boyer, have musical careers, she as a composer and he as a famous conductor. The movie is sometimes preposterous, but it has an unusual background of classical music, it's nontraditional in its endorsement of female independence, and it has fine performances.


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