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The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo (1935)

Approved | | Comedy, Romance | 14 November 1935 (USA)
Russian prince goes to Monte Carlo just after World War I with money supplied him by Parisian Russians. He wins but the casino operators want him honor the tradition of returning to the ... See full summary »

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... Paul Gallard
... Helen Berkeley
... Bertrand Berkeley
... Ivan
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... Second Assistant Director
Lionel Pape ... Thid Assistant Director
... Office Man
André Cheron ... Dealer (as Andre Cheron)
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Russian prince goes to Monte Carlo just after World War I with money supplied him by Parisian Russians. He wins but the casino operators want him honor the tradition of returning to the tables. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Exciting adventure...reckless romance...unrivalled in fact or fiction...amid the intoxicating excitements of glittering Monte Carlo. See more »

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El hombre que saltó la banca en Montecarlo  »

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(Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

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The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo
(1892) (uncredited)
Written by Fred Gilbert
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Dull film based on popular song
4 August 2017 | by See all my reviews

I only watched this film because I like Joan Bennett and was rather disappointed. The dull Ronald Colman plays the titular gambler and the film then sets out to make a story based upon the popular song, which seems like a bad idea. I wonder if this was the 1930s equivalent of basing a movie on a video game? Meh.


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