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Seventh Heaven (1937)

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A Parisian sewer worker longs for a rise in status and a beautiful wife. He rescues a girl from the police, lives with her in a barren flat on the seventh floor, and then marches away to ... See full summary »



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A Parisian sewer worker longs for a rise in status and a beautiful wife. He rescues a girl from the police, lives with her in a barren flat on the seventh floor, and then marches away to war. Written by Ed Stephan <>

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Simone Simon James Stewart portraying a love that will live forever


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Release Date:

25 March 1937 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Im siebenten Himmel  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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The original Broadway production of "7th Heaven" by Austin Strong opened at the Boothe Theater on October 30, 1922 and ran for 704 performances. See more »


Referenced in Alice Goodbody (1974) See more »

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20 January 2004 | by (Kuwait) – See all my reviews

I agree with the previous review. I've only seen this movie once but it has stuck with me. This is a movie about a sewer worker (a very young Jimmy Stewart) who aspires to work as a street sweeper. This is the epitome of jobs in his viewpoint. He is determined to achieve this goal as he considers himself "quite a remarkable fellow". He also falls in love with a young woman who is entranced with this remarkable fellow. He eventually achieves both of his goals.

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