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|Also Known As:||Died:||November 2, 1970|
|Born:||December 25, 1904||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Brussels, BE||Profession:||Cast ...|
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An eccentric Parisian woman''''s optimistic perception of life begins to sound more rational than the rather traditional beliefs of others.
A Mexican bandit masquerading as a priest gets roped into helping villagers defend against an Indian attack.
A legendary art collector lends his prized (replica) Cellini Venus to a prestigious Paris museum. Before tests can be done which would prove the Venus is a fake, though, the collector's daughter enlists the services of a "society burglar" to steal the million dollar statue.
Witty narration follows the history of Versailles Palace; founded by Louis XIII, enlarged by autocratic Louis XIV, whose personal affairs and amours, and those of his two successors, are followed in more detail to the start of the Revolution, after which the story is brought rapidly up to date. A huge cast plays mainly historical persons who appear briefly.
An American army deserter turns street criminal after escaping from police custody.
A series of inter-related affairs link lovers from all levels of society.
Denis is distracted: he's studying all day for philosophy exams and working all night at the flower market; plus, whenever he closes his eyes, he dreams of a mysterious woman in white. His girlfriend Nina is annoyed at him for his inattention, so she steps out behind his back with a friend of his. One night, while napping at the flower mart, he pursues the mystery woman in what he thinks is a dream, and finds himself with her in a restaurant with her father and her fiancé, then on to a magic shop, the Louvre, a nightclub, and a mental asylum. During the night, he discovers a plot against her, and still believing it's a dream, goes to great lengths to try to save her.
Composer Johann Strauss risks his marriage over his infatuation with a beautiful singer.
A Hollywood star falls for a broken down aristocrat.
While vacationing in New York, a European prince falls for a showgirl.
Thousands of stars and fans gather in Hollywood for the world premiere of "Marie Antoinette" (1938) in this promotional short film.
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