Let's Live Tonight

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Let's Live Tonight
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Directed byVictor Schertzinger
Produced byRobert North
Written byBradley King
Gene Markey
StarringLilian Harvey
Tullio Carminati
Janet Beecher
Hugh Williams
CinematographyJoseph Walker
Edited byGene Milford
Production
company
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
March 16, 1935
Running time
75 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Let's Live Tonight is a 1935 American musical comedy film directed by Victor Schertzinger and starring Lilian Harvey, Tullio Carminati and Janet Beecher. The film was made as part of an unsuccessful attempt to establish Harvey, who was a top box office draw in Germany, as a major star in Hollywood. Harvey was under contract to Fox Film, but was loaned out to Columbia Pictures for the production.[1] After making it, Harvey returned to Europe, first to Britain to appear in Invitation to the Waltz[2] and then to Germany, where she starred in Black Roses, which relaunched her German career.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Ascheid p.238
  2. ^ Bergfelder & Cargnelli p.52

Bibliography[edit]

  • Ascheid, Antje. Hitler's Heroines: Stardom and Womanhood in Nazi Cinema. Temple University, 2003.
  • Bergfelder, Tim & Cargnelli, Christian. Destination London: German-speaking emigrés and British cinema, 1925–1950. Berghahn Books, 2008.

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