Die Fledermaus (1937)

Film adaptation of Johann Strauß's operetta "Die Fledermaus" transposed to the year 1937.


Richard Genée (libretto), Carl Haffner (libretto) | 2 more credits »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Lída Baarová ... Maria Weigel / Rosalinde
Hans Söhnker ... Kammersänger Hans Weigel / Eisenstein
Friedl Czepa ... Hanni / Adele
Jola Jobst Jola Jobst ... Berta / Ida
Georg Alexander ... Staatsanwalt Wentin / Frank
Robert Dorsay ... Chauffeur Franz / Alfred
Hans Moser ... Garderobier Huber / Frosch
Harald Paulsen ... Rechtsanwalt Dr. Rommel / Dr.Falke
Karel Stepanek ... Attaché Baranoff / Orlovsky
Hans Stiebner Hans Stiebner ... Kapellmeister
Otto Graf Otto Graf ... Rundfunkreporter
Paul Walter Paul Walter ... Theaterintendant
Albert Ihle Albert Ihle ... Präsident
Arthur Kistenmacher Arthur Kistenmacher ... Polizist
Erwin Werner Erwin Werner ... Bühnenarbeiter


Maried singer Hans Weigel who loves to have little amorous affair with other women has fallen for a mysterious lady who is visiting every two days his performance as Eisenstein in the operetta "Die Fledermaus". Shortly before he has his date with the mysterious lady which in fact is is wife who is going to give him a lesson for his amorous life, he falls asleep. In his dream he gets mixed up the his role as Eisenstein and his real life. Written by Anonymous

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Release Date:

30 October 1937 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Denevér See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Imagoton, Tobis Filmkunst See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (Tobis-Klangfilm)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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