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Genre  Musical, Comedy, Romance
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Country  United States
7.5/10 IMDb

Director  Ernst Lubitsch
Budget  1.605 million USD
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Language  English French (separate versions)
Writer  Victor Leon, Leo Stein, Ernest Vajda, Samson Raphaelson, Marcel Achard
Release date  November 2, 1934 (1934-11-02)
Music director  Franz Lehar, Richard Rodgers, Herbert Stothart
Cast  Maurice Chevalier (Count Danilo), Jeanette MacDonald (Madame Sonia / Fifi), Edward Everett Horton (Ambassador Popoff), Una Merkel (Queen Dolores), George Barbier (King Achmet)
Similar movies  Related Ernst Lubitsch movies

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The Merry Widow is a 1934 film adaptation of the operetta of the same name by Franz Lehár. It was directed and produced by Ernst Lubitsch and starred Maurice Chevalier and Jeanette MacDonald. A French-language version was produced at the same time and released in France the same year as La Veuve joyeuse.

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Plot

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Playboy Captain Danilo (Maurice Chevalier) is ordered by King Achmet of Marshovia (George Barbier) to court and marry Madame Sonia (Jeanette MacDonald), a rich widow who owns a large portion of the kingdom.

Awards and honors

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Cedric Gibbons and Fredric Hope won the Academy Award for Best Art Direction.

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The film is recognized by American Film Institute in these lists:

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  • 2006: AFI's Greatest Movie Musicals – Nominated

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