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Edgar Allan Woolf (screen play) and
Franz Schulz (screen play) ...
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Release Date:
11 January 1935 (USA) See more »
Austrian Emperor Franz Josef has arranged a marriage for his nephew, the Archduke Paul Gustave - nicknamed Gustl - to the suitable Princess Matilda... See more » | Add synopsis »


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Ramon Novarro ... Archduke Paul 'Gustl' Gustave

Evelyn Laye ... Elizabeth Katherine Anne 'Lisl' Gluck

Charles Butterworth ... Willy Fitch

Una Merkel ... Fanni Kerner

Edward Everett Horton ... Baron Szereny

Donald Cook ... Toni Berngruber

Henry Stephenson ... Emperor Franz Josef

Rosalind Russell ... Countess Zarika Rafay

Herman Bing ... Nepomuk
Mitzi ... Mitzi - A Horse
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Charles Unger

Max Barwyn ... Max - the Waiter (uncredited)
Art Berry Sr. ... Undetermined Role (uncredited) (unconfirmed)
Albert Conti ... Mueller (uncredited)
George Davis ... Milkman (uncredited)
Carlos De Valdez ... Adjutant (uncredited)
Chico De Verdi ... Undetermined Role (uncredited) (unconfirmed)

Billy Dooley ... Coronetist (uncredited)

Elspeth Dudgeon ... Duchess of Reidheim (uncredited)
Kay English ... Undetermined Role (uncredited)

Charles Judels ... Riccardi (uncredited)
Edith Kingdon ... Dowager at Opera House (uncredited)
Michael Mark ... Messenger from Restaurant (uncredited)

Torben Meyer ... Adjutant (uncredited)

'Snub' Pollard ... Drummer (uncredited)

Christian Rub ... Cafe Proprietor (uncredited)

Gustav von Seyffertitz ... Ambassador (uncredited)

Directed by
Dudley Murphy 
Writing credits
Edgar Allan Woolf (screen play) and
Franz Schulz (screen play)

Vicki Baum (from the story by)

Produced by
Harry Rapf .... producer
Original Music by
Herbert Stothart (uncredited)
Cinematography by
James Wong Howe (photographed by)
Film Editing by
Conrad A. Nervig (film editor)
Art Direction by
Cedric Gibbons 
Set Decoration by
Henry Grace (uncredited)
Edwin B. Willis (uncredited)
Art Department
Fredric Hope .... associate art director
Edwin B. Willis .... associate art director
Sound Department
Douglas Shearer .... recording director
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Dolly Tree .... wardrobe
Music Department
Oscar Hammerstein II .... librettist
Sigmund Romberg .... music by
Herbert Stothart .... director: musical score
Herbert Stothart .... orchestra director
Wayne Allen .... orchestrator (uncredited)
R.H. Bassett .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Paul Marquardt .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Charles Maxwell .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Leonid Raab .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Oscar Radin .... conductor (uncredited)
Jack Virgil .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Other crew
Chester Hale .... dance director (uncredited)
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81 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Sound System)
UK:A | USA:Passed (National Board of Review) | USA:Approved (PCA #516) | USA:TV-G (TV rating)

Did You Know?

The following actors are listed in studio records as appearing in this film, but were not seen in the print: Josef Swickard as the doctor, Billy Gilbert and Cecilia Parker. 'Stuart Erwin (I)' was listed as an actor in a Hollywood Reporter production chart, but he was not seen in the film either.See more »
Elizabeth Katherine Anne 'Lisl' Gluck:I know I'm only happy when I'm thinking about Toni.
Fanni Kerner:Honestly, Lisl, I can't see what you see in that piano player.
Elizabeth Katherine Anne 'Lisl' Gluck:Oh, I know you think he's conceited. I like conceited men. I don't like the other kind.
Fanni Kerner:What other kind?
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