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The Wedding Night (1935)

Passed  -  Drama | Romance  -  8 March 1935 (USA)
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Because his finances are low and he is seeking background for a new book, author Tony Barratt and his wife Dora return to his country home in Conneecticut. While he is finding a theme for ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
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Tony Barrett
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Manya Novak
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Fredrik Sobieski
Helen Vinson ...
Dora Barrett
Sig Ruman ...
Mr. Jan Novak (as Siegfried Rumann)
Esther Dale ...
Mrs. Kaise Novak
Leonid Snegoff ...
Sobieski
Eleanor Wesselhoeft ...
Mrs. Sobieski (as Elinor Wesselhoeft)
Milla Davenport ...
Grandmother
Agnes Anderson ...
Helena
Hilda Vaughn ...
Hezzie Jones
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Bill Jenkins
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Alphonse Martell ...
Waiter (scenes deleted)
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Because his finances are low and he is seeking background for a new book, author Tony Barratt and his wife Dora return to his country home in Conneecticut. While he is finding a theme for his book on the lives and customs of the local, immigrant tobacco farmers, his wife returns to New York and, alas, his Japanese servant deserts him. He meets a neighboring farm girl, Manya Novak, and hires her to cook his meals and clean his house. They soon fall in love. But, following the customs of the old country, her father has entered a 'marriage bargain' for her to wed a man, Fredrik Sobieski, not of her choosing. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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The Bengal Lancer meets the girl of his dreams...in another man's arms...could he...would he...taker her away! (original poster) See more »

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8 March 1935 (USA)  »

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Richard Powell (Truck Driver) and Alphonse Martell (Waiter) are in studio records/casting call lists for their roles, but they did not appear or were not identifiable in the movie. See more »

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Wabash Blues
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Music by Fred Meinken
Lyrics by Dave Ringle
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EXTRAORDINARY
8 September 2002 | by (California, United States of America) – See all my reviews

Anna Sten deserved and Oscar for her portrayal, not to be made fun of and practically run out of town. Which just proves my theory that most critics tastes are in their mouth. I invited anyone who enjoys a movie of old, when it was about entertainment rather than depraved education to make the attempt to find a copy, sit back and enjoy. Goldwyn COULD pick them. Anna Sten and Cooper were something great in this movie.


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