GenreComedy ScreenplayCurt Goetz, Hans Domnick CountryWest Germany
Valerie von Martens Release date8 November 1951 WriterHans Domnick, Curt Goetz Initial releaseNovember 8, 1951 (West Germany) DirectorsCurt Goetz, Valerie von Martens CastCurt Goetz (Prof. Traugott Hermann Nägler), Valerie von Martens (Frau Professor Marianne Nägler), Albert Florath (Pastor), Lia Eibenschütz (Madame de la Rocco), Eckart Dux (Herbert Kraft) Similar moviesImmer wenn der Tag beginnt (1957)
TaglineOne of the greatest german postwar Comedies
The House in Montevideo (German: Das Haus in Montevideo) is a 1951 West German comedy film directed by Curt Goetz and Valérie von Martens and starring Goetz, von Martens, Albert Florath and Lia Eibenschütz. It is an adaptation of Goetz's 1945 comic play The House in Montevideo. Goetz and von Martens had frequently played the lead parts on the stage. The play was later adapted into another film of the same title in 1963.