The Blue Angel (1959 film)

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The Blue Angel
The Blue Angel FilmPoster.jpeg
Film poster
Directed by Edward Dmytryk
Produced by Jack Cummings
Written by Heinrich Mann
Starring Curd Jürgens
Music by Hugo Friedhofer
Cinematography Leon Shamroy
Edited by Jack W. Holmes
Distributed by 20th Century Fox
Release date(s)
  • October 11, 1959 (1959-10-11)
Running time 107 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $1.7 million[1]
Box office $1.4 million (est. US/ Canada rentals)[2]

The Blue Angel is a 1959 American drama film directed by Edward Dmytryk.[3] The film is a remake of the Josef von Sternberg 1930 film about the vicious Lola-Lola and the troubled, aged Professor Rath, who plays into her hands.



  1. ^ Solomon, Aubrey. Twentieth Century Fox: A Corporate and Financial History (The Scarecrow Filmmakers Series). Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press, 1989. ISBN 978-0-8108-4244-1. p251
  2. ^ "1959: Probable Domestic Take", Variety, 6 January 1960 p 34
  3. ^ "The Blue Angel". NY Times. Retrieved 2011-05-22. 

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