You Only Live Once (1952 film)

You Only Live Once (German: Man lebt nur einmal) is a 1952 West German comedy film directed by Ernst Neubach and starring Theo Lingen, Marina Ried and Rudolf Platte. It was a remake of the 1931 film The Man in Search of His Murderer.[1]

You Only Live Once
Directed byErnst Neubach
Produced by
Written byErnst Neubach
Music byHeinrich Riethmüller
CinematographyOtto Baecker
Edited byJohanna Meisel
Distributed byAtlantic-Filmverleih
Release date
7 November 1952
Running time
85 minutes
CountryWest Germany

It was shot at the Spandau Studios in Berlin. The film's sets were designed by Emil Hasler and Walter Kutz.

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  1. ^ Bergfelder p. 117


  • Bergfelder, Tim. International Adventures: German Popular Cinema and European Co-Productions in the 1960s. Berghahn Books, 2005.

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