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Her Highness and the Bellboy (1945)

 |  Comedy, Romance  |  October 1945 (USA)
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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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Complete credited cast:
Princess Veronica
Jimmy Dobson
Leslie Odell
Carl Esmond ...
Baron Zoltan Faludi
Countess Zoe
Rags Ragland ...
Albert Weever
Ludwig Stössel ...
Mr. Puft
George Cleveland ...
Dr. Elfson
Warner Anderson ...
Paul MacMillan
Konstantin Shayne ...
Yanos Van Lankovitz
Tom Trout ...
Ben Lessy ...
Himself - Ben Lessy
Patti Moore ...
Edward Gargan ...
1st Cop
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gretl Basch


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!


Comedy | Romance


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Release Date:

October 1945 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Hennes höghet och hotellpojken  »

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Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?


M-G-M saved money by utilizing the same main set as the one from "Weekend at the Waldorf" (1945). When that company finished, "Her Highness and the Bellboy" moved in. See more »


The crew's reflection is visible in the reflection of the plastic box containing the corsage that Jimmy hands to Princess Veronica. See more »


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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References Test Pilot (1938) See more »


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A 'Feel-Good' Movie! Very Refreshing
2 September 2006 | by (Lone Pine, CA) – See all my reviews

Some viewers may view this film as just another old-fashioned movie. To me, this was very clean, fresh, and genuinely funny and entertaining film. There are no complicated gimmicks or special effects, but it exemplifies the best traits of human beings; optimism, good humor, romantic love, and the kind of respect that a decent human being would show, in all of their relationships. If anything, it would be nice if we could seriously ponder these values as being worthy, instead of dismissing them, as being old fashion or downright sappy. Hedy was the personification of regal elegance, but with a warm heart; Robert Walker, was very likable and funny; June Allyson, Rags Ragland, were as warmly effective as the two leads. A very positive and sensitive film. Too bad these qualities make this a 'chick flick' in today's world. I know there was a time, when a family could enjoy a movie like this, without feeling weird, because their adrenaline drives were not being satisfied by glorified violence, and a general disrespect for anything decent or human.

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