Annabelle's Affairs

Annabelle's Affairs is a 1931 American pre-Code romantic comedy film directed by Alfred L. Werker and starring Victor McLaglen, Jeanette MacDonald and Roland Young. The film is based on the 1916-17 play Good Gracious Annabelle by Clare Kummer. It is the only one of MacDonald's films to be considered lost.[citation needed] It was well received by critics, but did not perform well at the box office.[1][2]

Annabelle's Affairs
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Jeanette MacDonald, Sally Blane and Joyce Compton
Directed byAlfred L. Werker
Produced byWilliam Fox
William Goetz
Written byClare Kummer (play)
Leon Gordon
Harlan Thompson
StarringVictor McLaglen
Jeanette MacDonald
Roland Young
Sam Hardy
Music byGeorge Lipschultz
CinematographyCharles G. Clarke
Edited byMargaret Clancey
Distributed byFox Film Corporation
Release date
June 14, 1931
Running time
76 minutes
CountryUnited States


After they are separated shortly after their marriage, Annabelle doesn't really know what her husband looks like. When they meet later she finds herself falling in love with him, without realizing that they are already married.


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  • Turk, Edward Baron. Hollywood Diva: A Biography of Jeanette MacDonald. University of California Press, 1998.

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