Laughing Heirs (German: Lachende Erben) is a 1933 German comedy film directed by Max Ophüls and starring Heinz Rühmann, Max Adalbert, Lien Deyers and Friedrich Ettel.[1] The premiere was on 6 March 1933.

Laughing Heirs
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Directed byMax Ophüls
Produced byBruno Duday
Written by
Starring
Music byClemens Schmalstich
CinematographyEduard Hoesch
Edited byHerbert B. Fredersdorf
Production
company
Distributed byUFA
Release date
  • 6 March 1933 (1933-03-06)
Running time
76 minutes
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman

The film's sets were designed by the art director Benno von Arent. It was shot at the Babelsberg Studios in Berlin and on location in the Rhineland.

PlotEdit

A young salesman may inherit a wine-estate on one condition: he can't drink a drop of alcohol for at least a month.

CastEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kreimeier p. 218

BibliographyEdit

  • Kreimeier, Klaus (1999). The Ufa Story: A History of Germany's Greatest Film Company, 1918–1945. University of California Press. ISBN 978-0-520-22069-0.

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