The King of Paris (1934 film)

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The King of Paris
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Directed by Jack Raymond
Written by John Drinkwater
Paul Gangelin
W. P. Lipscomb
John Van Druten (English adaptation)
Based onLa Voie Lactee
by Alfred Savoir
Produced by Herbert Wilcox
Starring Cedric Hardwicke
Marie Glory
Cinematography Freddie Young
Herbert Wilcox Productions for British & Dominions Film Corporation
Distributed by United Artists (UK)
Release date
Running time
75 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

The King of Paris is a 1934 British drama film directed by Jack Raymond and starring Cedric Hardwicke, Marie Glory and Ralph Richardson. [1] It is based on a play La Voie Lactee by Alfred Savoir based on the life of Sacha Guitry. [2]



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