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The Smiling Lieutenant

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Original title
The Smiling Lieutenant
Year
Running time
88 min.
Country
United States United States
Director
Screenwriter
Ernest Vajda, Samson Raphaelson
Music
Adolph Deutsch
Cinematography
George Folsey (B&W)
Cast
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Producer
Ernst Lubitsch Production. Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Genre
Comedy. Musical | Romantic Comedy
Synopsis / Plot
Lieutenant Nikolaus 'Niki' von Preyn falls for a violinist called Franzi in Vienna and they become lovers. When the King of Flausenthurm arrives to the city with his plain daughter, Anna, Niki has to stand guard in the street. Standing across the road from Franzi, he smiles and winks at her just as the carriage passes, leading Anna to believe that the gestures were meant for her.
Awards
1931: Nominated for Oscar: Best Movie
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