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Seventh Heaven (1937)

Approved | | Drama, Romance | 25 March 1937 (USA)
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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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Diane
... Chico
... Father Chevillon
... Boul the Cab Driver
... Nana, Diane's Sister
... Aristide the Astrologer
... Sewer Rat
Victor Kilian ... Gobin
... Brissac
... Durand (as Sig Rumann)
... Marie
... Matoot
... Madame Frisson
Georges Renavent ... Sergeant Gendarme
... Gendarme
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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 <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Simone Simon James Stewart portraying a love that will live forever

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Drama | Romance

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Im siebenten Himmel  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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In this film Simone Simon is afraid of cats. Gale Sondergaard plays a cat who turns into a woman in "The Blue Bird" (1940). Simone Simon plays a woman who turns into a cat in "Cat People" (1942). See more »

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Referenced in Alice Goodbody (1974) See more »

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Uplifting
25 December 2001 | by See all my reviews

I thought it was a very sweet movie. It made me believe in true romance, that there is such a thing as making love without...you know what I mean. It was uplifting because bravery and heaven were big in this movie. "Chico, Diane, Heaven" for example. That phrase kept me hanging on. Their bravery helped them achieve their heaven.


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