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THE DICTATOR


Title of the Film THE DICTATOR
Alternative Titles FOR THE LOVE OF A QUEEN; LOVES OF A DICTATOR; THE LOVE AFFAIR OF THE DICTATOR
English Titles  
Year of Release 1935
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 85
Length (in meters) 2366
Colour b/w
Genre History, romance
Based on/Source Story by H.G. Lustig, Michael Hogan, Hans Wilhelm
Production Companies Toeplitz Productions
Producer(s) Ludovico Toeplitz, Curtis Bernhardt
Director Victor Saville, Alfred Santell
Cast Clive Brook, Emlyn Williams, Madeleine Carroll, Helen Haye
Literature Jewish Chronicle, 15 February 1935
Monthly Film Bulletin, February 1935
London Mercury, March 1935
New York Times, 1 June 1935
Picturegoer Weekly, 31 August 1935
Special notes Art director: Andre Andrejew
Director of photography: Franz Planer
Costumes: Joe Strassner
Music: Karol Rathaus




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