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|Directed by||William Dieterle|
|Written by|| Billy Wilder |
George Marion Jr.
|Starring|| Janet Gaynor |
|Music by|| Werner R. Heymann |
Richard A. Whiting
|Cinematography||John F. Seitz|
|Edited by||Robert Bischoff|
|Distributed by||Fox Film Corporation|
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