Cradle Song (1933 film)

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Cradle Song
Directed byMitchell Leisen
Written byGregorio Martínez Sierra (play)
StarringDorothea Wieck
Evelyn Venable
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
November 19, 1933
Running time
76 min.
CountryUnited States

Cradle Song is a 1933 American pre-Code drama film directed by Mitchell Leisen, released by Paramount Pictures, and starring Dorothea Wieck and Evelyn Venable.[1] It is based on the 1911 play of the same name by Gregorio Martínez Sierra.

Cradle Song was Dorothea Wieck's first American film.[2]



The film was a box office disappointment for Paramount.[3]


  1. ^ Cradle Song notes,; accessed July 24, 2015.
  2. ^ Reid, Larry (January 1934). "Taking in the Talkies". Movie Classic. 5 (5): 10. Retrieved December 11, 2020.
  3. ^ D. W. (November 25, 1934). "TAKING A LOOK AT THE RECORD". New York Times. ProQuest 101193306.

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