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What a Widow! (1930)

A young woman's elderly husband dies and leaves her $5 million. She travels to Paris and becomes part of the "Continental" set and is pursued by a rich playboy and a lawyer who works for her.

Directors:

Allan Dwan, Dudley Murphy (uncredited) | 1 more credit »

Writers:

James Gleason (adaptation), James Gleason (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Gloria Swanson ... Tamarind Brook
Owen Moore ... Gerry Morgan
Lew Cody ... Victor
Margaret Livingston ... Valli
William Holden William Holden ... Mr. Lodge
Herbert Braggiotti Herbert Braggiotti ... Jose Alvarado
Gregory Gaye ... Baslikoff
Adrienne D'Ambricourt ... Paulette
Nella Walker ... Marquise
Daphne Pollard ... Masseuse
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Storyline

A young woman's elderly husband dies and leaves her $5 million. She travels to Paris and becomes part of the "Continental" set and is pursued by a rich playboy and a lawyer who works for her.

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Plot Keywords:

paris france | fortune | lost film | See All (3) »

Genres:

Romance | Comedy

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 September 1930 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Che tipo di vedova! See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Gloria Productions See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Joel McCrea tested for the role of one of the swains who follow Swanson's character through the story. He didn't get the part. See more »

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Referenced in Hollywood Hist-o-Rama: Gloria Swanson (1961) See more »

Soundtracks

Love, Your Magic Spell Is Everywhere
(uncredited)
Music by Edmund Goulding
Lyrics by Elsie Janis
Sung by Gloria Swanson
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