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Radetzky March

 
Title: Radetzky March
Original title: Hoch klingt der Radetzky Marsch
Format: two hours
Starring: Chariklia Baxevanos
Heinz Conrads
Josef Egger
Boy Gobert
Paul Hörbiger
Gustav Knuth
Lotte Lang
Directed by: Geza von Bolvary
Produced by: Produced by Lux-Film and Sascha-Film

Radetzky March

In Vienna during the restoration, a young officer, Carl von Heymendorf, bets his two friends ten bottles of champagne that he can present a new conquest by the next day. He makes a pass at Franzi, his aunt's new chamber-maid, but she refuses him. Still, Carl brags about a 'conquest' in front of his friends. A young composer, who was also turned down by Franzi, happens to overhear the scene. He writes a satirical song about Vienna's immoral chamber-maids, a song that becomes a hit. At the Radetzky ball, Carl falls in love with a fellow aristocrat, while Franzi is swept off her feet by the composer.