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BLOSSOM TIME


Title of the Film BLOSSOM TIME
Alternative Titles APRIL BLOSSOMS; APRIL ROMANCE
English Titles  
Year of Release 1934
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 90
Length (in meters) 2498
Colour b/w
Genre Biopic, musical romance, melodrama
Based on/Source Opera by Heinrich Berte
Production Companies British International Pictures (BIP)
Producer(s) Walter C. Mycroft
Director Paul L. Stein
Cast Richard Tauber, Jane Baxter, Carl Esmond, Paul Graetz, Athene Seyler
Literature Film-Kurier, 13 July 1934
London Mercury, August 1934
Film Weekly, 24 August 1934
Jewish Chronicle, 24 August 1934
Times, 27 August 1934
Cinema Quarterly, Autumn 1934
Monthly Film Bulletin, October 1934
Monthly Film Bulletin, November 1934
Österreichische Film-Zeitung, 24 November 1934
Film Pictorial, 24 December 1934
Special notes Director of photography: Otto Kanturek
Screenplay and lyrics by Franz Schulz, John Drinkwater, Roger Burford, G.H. Clutsam
"One of those productions in which Tauber looks like a Schubert, who sings like Tauber." (robert Herring, London Mercury)




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