The Beloved Vagabond (1936 film)

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The Beloved Vagabond
Directed by Curtis Bernhardt
Produced by Ludovico Toeplitz
Written by William J. Locke (novel)
Greta Heller
Wells Root
Arthur Wimperis
Walter Creighton
Hugh Mills
Curtis Bernhardt
Starring Maurice Chevalier
Betty Stockfeld
Margaret Lockwood
Desmond Tester
Music by Darius Milhaud
Cinematography Franz Planer
Edited by Douglas Myers
Toeplitz Productions
Distributed by Associated British (UK)
Columbia Pictures (US)
Release date
25 August 1936
Running time
78 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Beloved Vagabond is a 1936 British musical drama film directed by Curtis Bernhardt and starring Maurice Chevalier, Betty Stockfeld, Margaret Lockwood and Austin Trevor. In nineteenth century France an architect posing as a tramp falls in love with a woman.[1] The film was made at Ealing Studios by the independent producer Ludovico Toeplitz.



The film was shot in English and French versions with different supporting casts.[2]


  • Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
  • Perry, George. Forever Ealing. Pavilion Books, 1994.
  • Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.


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  2. ^ LONDON DEFERS ITS POETIC FILMS JOAN LITTLEFIELD.Copyright, 1936, by The New York Times Company and NANA, Inc.. New York Times (1923-Current file) [New York, N.Y] 08 Mar 1936: X4.

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