Reunion in Vienna

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Reunion in Vienna
Directed bySidney Franklin
Produced byLouis B. Mayer
Irving Thalberg
Written byRobert Emmet Sherwood (play Reunion in Vienna)
Ernest Vajda
Claudine West
StarringJohn Barrymore
Music byWilliam Axt
Paul Marquardt
CinematographyGeorge J. Folsey
Edited byBlanche Sewell
Distributed byMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • June 16, 1933 (1933-06-16)
Running time
100 minutes
CountryUnited States
Box office$643,000[1]

Reunion in Vienna is a 1933 American pre-Code romantic drama produced and distributed by MGM. Sidney Franklin served as director. The film stars John Barrymore in a story taken from a stage play, Reunion in Vienna, by Robert Emmet Sherwood.[2][3]


An archduke who had been banished from Austria returns to Vienna for a reunion of his old fellow aristocrats and meets up with the former love of his life, who is now married to a psychoanalyst.



Box office[edit]

The film grossed a total (domestic and foreign) of $643,000: $379,000 from the US and Canada and $264,000 elsewhere resulting in a loss of $134,000.[1] It received an Academy Award nomination for Best Cinematography.


  1. ^ a b c The Eddie Mannix Ledger, Los Angeles: Margaret Herrick Library, Center for Motion Picture Study.
  2. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Film 1931-40 by The American film Institute, c.1993]
  3. ^ Reunion in Vienna as produced on Broadway at the Martin Beck Theatre November 16,1931 to July 1932, 164 performances;

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