The bartered bride

Prodaná nevěsta
Smetana, Bedřich, 1824-1884

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Summary

  • Bartered bride: Adaptation of Smetana's opera about the bartered bride who finally married the young Bohemian she loved. Last waltz: A prince must choose a bride so a countess and three of her four daughters are brought for the playboy monarch's choosing. Complications set in, but all is righted when the missing fourth daughter arrives.

Notes

  • Last waltz based on the opera Der Letze Walzer by Oscar Straus.
  • Originally produced as motion pictures in 1932 and 1935 respectively.
  • Cover title: "Novatnà in the Bartered Bride and the Last Waltz."
  • VHS.
  • First film in German (no subtitles); second film in English.
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