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Five Millions Seek an Heir (1938)

5 Millionen suchen einen Erben (original title)
According to his last will, the rich American uncle of vacuum cleaner salesman Peter Pett only leaves his 5 million dollars to Peter if he is married happily. Otherwise the five million will fall to Peter's Scottish cousin Patrick.

Director:

Carl Boese

Writers:

Harald Baumgarten (novel), George Hurdalek (as Georg Hurdalek) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Heinz Rühmann ... Peter Pett / Patrick Pett
Leny Marenbach ... Mabel
Vera von Langen ... Hix
Oskar Sima ... Blubberboom
Heinz Salfner Heinz Salfner ... Gould
Olga Limburg Olga Limburg ... Vorstandsmitglied
Claire Reigbert Claire Reigbert ... Miss Hopkins, Vorstandsmitglied der Vereinigten Frauen- und Sittlichkeitsverbände
Albert Florath Albert Florath ... Mister Bucklespring
Valy Arnheim Valy Arnheim ... Mister Harris
William Huch William Huch ... Mister Kirkwood
Anton Pointner ... Hotelportier
Otto Stoeckel Otto Stoeckel ... Arzt im Dachgarten
Hermann Pfeiffer ... Onkel Jim - NBC Radio-Reporter
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gerhard Dammann Gerhard Dammann
Fritz Draeger Fritz Draeger ... Gast im Dachgarten
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Storyline

According to his last will, the rich American uncle of vacuum cleaner salesman Peter Pett only leaves his 5 million dollars to Peter if he is married happily. Otherwise the five million will fall to Peter's Scottish cousin Patrick.

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Genres:

Comedy

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Details

Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

22 October 1939 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Five Millions Seek an Heir See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Soundtracks

Ich Brech' Die Herzen Der Stolzesten Frau'n
Composed by Lothar Brühne, Lyrics by Bruno Balz
Performed by Heinz Rühmann
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