Her Master's Voice

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Her Master's Voice
Directed by Joseph Santley
Written by Dore Schary
Harry Sauber
Based on Her Master's Voice
by Clare Kummer
Produced by Walter Wanger
Starring Edward Everett Horton
Peggy Conklin
Laura Hope Crews
Cinematography James Van Trees
Edited by Robert Simpson
Music by Heinz Roemheld
Walter Wanger Productions
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date
January 17, 1936
Running time
75 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$161,829 [1]
Box office$214,464 [1]

Her Master's Voice is a 1936 film directed by Joseph Santley and based on the 1933 play Her Master's Voice by Clare Kummer. [2] The film's sets were designed by the art director Alexander Toluboff.



A wealthy woman moves her niece to her estate and away from her niece's jobless husband, who the aunt believes is a worthless bum. Through a misunderstanding, the husband is hired to work at the estate and complications ensue.


The film was not a financial success and recorded a loss of $2,300. [1]


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  1. 1 2 3 Matthew Bernstein, Walter Wagner: Hollywood Independent, Minnesota Press, 2000 p436
  2. "Her Master's Voice". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times . Baseline & All Movie Guide. 2013. Archived from the original on 2013-10-08.