Queen of the Boulevards

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Queen of the Boulevards
Queen of the Boulevards.jpg
Directed by Manfred Noa
Written by Joseph Than
Honoré de Balzac (story)
Starring Paul Wegener
Andrée Lafayette
Werner Fuetterer
Music by Giuseppe Becce
Cinematography Franz Planer
Distributed by Bavaria Film
Release date
7 July 1927
Running time
100 minutes
Country Germany
Language Silent
German intertitles

Queen of the Boulevards (German: Glanz und Elend der Kurtisanen) is a 1927 German silent drama film directed by Manfred Noa and starring Paul Wegener, Andrée Lafayette and Werner Fuetterer.[1] It is based on the novel Splendeurs et misères des courtisanes by Honoré de Balzac.

Art direction was by Otto Erdmann and Hans Sohnle.



  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p.155


  • Bock, Hans-Michael & Bergfelder, Tim. The Concise CineGraph. Encyclopedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books, 2009.

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