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Stars Over Colombo (1953)

Sterne über Colombo (original title)
The Swedish Princess Yrida enchants the spectators of Germany with attractions of the Circus Busch and is discovered by Maharaja Gowan, who gives the circus an engagement in India in order to be closer to her.

Director:

Veit Harlan

Writers:

Peter Francke (story and screenplay), Veit Harlan | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kristina Söderbaum ... Yrida
Willy Birgel ... Maharadscha von Jailapur Gowan
Adrian Hoven ... Gowaran
René Deltgen ... Lakamba
Rolf von Nauckhoff Rolf von Nauckhoff ... Pahana
Hermann Schomberg ... Götz sen.
Paul Busch ... Michael Götz
Gilbert Houcke Gilbert Houcke ... Ambo
Karl Martell ... Dari
Herbert Hübner ... Zirkusdirektor
Theodor Loos ... Der heilige Mann
Rolf Wanka ... Staatsanwalt
Otto Gebühr ... Dr. Kuroma
Sujata Jayawardena Sujata Jayawardena ... Navarani
Rudolf Vogel Rudolf Vogel ... Yogi
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Storyline

The Swedish Princess Yrida enchants the spectators of Germany with attractions of the Circus Busch and is discovered by Maharaja Gowan, who gives the circus an engagement in India in order to be closer to her.

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Plot Keywords:

kitsch | india | based on novel | See All (3) »

Genres:

Adventure | Drama

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Trivia

Although mentioned in several publications, director Veit Harlan does not appear in this movie playing a clown. It is his brother Fritz Moritz Harlan, an opera singer, who appears uncredited as host of the circus show. See more »

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Edited into The Maharajah's Blonde (1962) See more »

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Details

Country:

West Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

17 November 1953 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Le tigre de Colombo See more »

Filming Locations:

Hamburg, Germany See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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