The Great Victor Herbert

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The Great Victor Herbert
The Great Victor Herbert FilmPoster.jpeg
Film poster
Directed by Andrew L. Stone
Produced by Andrew L. Stone
Written by Russel Crouse
Robert Lively
Andrew L. Stone
Starring Allan Jones
Mary Martin
Walter Connolly
Cinematography Victor Milner
Edited by James Smith
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date
  • December 29, 1939 (1939-12-29)
Running time
91 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Great Victor Herbert is a 1939 American musical film directed by Andrew L. Stone.[1] During production the movie was slated to be called The Gay Days of Victor Herbert.[2][3][4]

This 78 RPM record released by EMI in Australia, included the movie's original title.



The film was nominated for two Academy Awards:[5]


  1. ^ "The Great Victor Herbert". NY Times. Retrieved August 7, 2011. 
  2. ^ "The Gay Days of Victor Herbert". The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld). National Library of Australia. February 10, 1940. Retrieved October 4, 2015. 
  3. ^ "STARS OF THE SILVER SCREEN - Latest News from Hollywood". The Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga). National Library of Australia. October 30, 1939. Retrieved October 4, 2015 – via 
  4. ^ "FILM WORLD". Perth Gazette. National Library of Australia. November 10, 1939. Retrieved October 4, 2015 – via 
  5. ^ "The 12th Academy Awards (1940) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved August 11, 2011. 

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