The Tsarevich (1933 film)

The Tsarevich (German: Der Zarewitsch) is a 1933 German historical musical film directed by Victor Janson and starring Mártha Eggerth, Hans Söhnker and Ery Bos. It is based on the 1927 operetta Der Zarewitsch by Franz Lehar.[1] It was one of a number of operetta film that Eggerth appeared in during the decade.

The Tsarevich
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German film poster
GermanDer Zarewitsch
Directed byVictor Janson
Written byGabriela Zapolska (play)
Bela Jenbach (libretto)
Heinz Reichert [de] (libretto)
Georg Zoch
Produced byEdward Mühlert
Fritz Reinhardt
StarringMártha Eggerth
Hans Söhnker
Ery Bos
CinematographyKarl Puth
Bruno Timm
Edited byLudolf Grisebach
Roger von Norman
Music byFranz Lehár
Distributed byUFA
Release date
  • 6 October 1933 (1933-10-06)
Running time
87 minutes

The film's sets were designed by Walter Haag and Franz Schroedter. A separate French-language version Son Altesse Impériale [fr] was also released.


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  1. ^ Goble, Alan (1999). The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter. p. 1027. ISBN 3598114923.

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