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Her Highness and the Bellboy (1945)

A bellboy at a swanky New York hotel starts to ignore his girlfriend after meeting a beautiful European princess.

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Princess Veronica
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Jimmy Dobson
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Leslie Odell
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Baron Zoltan Faludi
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Countess Zoe
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Albert Weever
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Mr. Puft
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Dr. Elfson
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Paul MacMillan
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Yanos Van Lankovitz
Tom Trout ...
Hack
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Ben Lessy
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Edward Gargan ...
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A bellboy at a swanky New York hotel starts to ignore his girlfriend after meeting a beautiful European princess.

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A Royal Command to Love!

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Comedy | Romance

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October 1945 (USA)  »

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Hennes höghet och hotellpojken  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

This film received its USA television premiere in Philadelphia Monday 22 October 1956 on WFIL (Channel 6), followed by Los Angeles Wednesday 24 October 1956 on KTTV (Channel 11); its San Francisco television premiere took place 16 February 1958 on KGO (Channel 7), followed by New York City 22 February 1958 on WCBS (Channel 2). See more »

Goofs

Throughout most of the film, the lighting produces shadows and effects which would be inconsistent with the natural or artificial lighting in the scenes. This occurs both indoors and outdoors. See more »

Quotes

Doorman: Is this the place, monsieur?
Jimmy Dobson: Oui, oui.
Doorman: Will monsieur stay long in zis establishment?
Jimmy Dobson: Capistrano.
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Connections

Referenced in It Happened in Brooklyn (1947) See more »

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The Fountain in the Park (While Strolling Through the Park One Day)
(1884) (uncredited)
Written by Ed Haley
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Wonderful, affected me a lot more than I was expecting.
1 December 2000 | by (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) – See all my reviews

One of the best movies I've ever seen - and I've seen thousands. What I was expecting to be an empty but sweet chick flick turned into a really sweet story about appreciating the friends you have around you.

I have to say, this film has to have some of the best performances I've ever seen! Robert Walker is his usual adorable self, but I was greatly surprised and impressed by June Allyson's performance. This is my favorite of hers, as she is just so incredibly sincere and easy to love as Walker's invalid girlfriend, Leslie. Rags Ragland gives a brilliant performance as Albert, the slow, but loving friend.

Hedy Lamarr is of course, lovely, but she and Agnes Moorehead seemed to be totally overshadowed by Walker, Ragland, and Allyson who seem to steal the show right out from under them!

It's really a beautiful movie, that makes you think of who your friends really are.


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