Bachelor of Hearts

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Bachelor of Hearts
Directed by Wolf Rilla
Produced by Vivian Cox
Written by Leslie Bricusse
Frederic Raphael
Starring Hardy Krüger
Sylvia Syms
Ronald Lewis
Music by Hubert Clifford
Cinematography Geoffrey Unsworth
Edited by Eric Boyd-Perkins
Distributed by Rank Organisation
Release date
  • 1958 (1958)
Running time
94 mins
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Bachelor of Hearts is a 1958 British comedy film starring Hardy Krüger as a German who studies at Cambridge University. It was made to cash in on Krüger's popularity following the success of the war film, The One That Got Away (1957).[1] It combined elements of A Yank at Oxford with Doctor in the House.[2]



  1. ^ "A BACHELOR OF HEARTS.". The Australian Women's Weekly. National Library of Australia. 28 January 1959. p. 48. Retrieved 6 May 2012. 
  2. ^ "The most explosive object to hit Britain since the V2!": The British Films of Hardy Kruger and Anglo-German Relations during the 1950s Williams, Melanie. Cinema Journal46.1 (Fall 2006): 85-107

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