Waltz of the Toreadors1962

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Waltz of the Toreadors
Directed by:
John Guillermin

Directed by John Guillermin, "Waltz of the Toreadors" (also known as "Generale non si arrende, Il", "Amorous General, The", "Walzer der Toreros") is a Comedy film, released on August 13 of 1962 in the USA . Peter Sellers and Dany Robin are starring, alongside Margaret Leighton, John Fraser, Cyril Cusack and Prunella Scales.

Who directed "Waltz of the Toreadors":

Waltz of the Toreadors was directed by John Guillermin, an English director, writer, and producer.

Before Waltz of the Toreadors, John Guillermin had directed Never Let Go, released in 1960, The Day They Robbed the Bank of England (1960), Tarzan's Greatest Adventure (1959), I Was Monty's Double (1958), The Whole Truth (1958), and Thunderstorm (1956). Since, he directed Tarzan Goes to India, released in 1962, Guns at Batasi (1964), The Blue Max (1966), P.J. (1968), House of Cards (1968), and The Bridge at Remagen (1969).

When was "Waltz of the Toreadors" released:

Waltz of the Toreadors was initally released in the United States on Monday, August 13, 1962. Also released on Monday, August 13, 1962 has been The Small Hours (dir. Norman C. Chaitin). This was fifty-seven (57) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, April 12, 1962 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, September 19, 1962 in France; Tuesday, December 18, 1962 in Germany and on 1985 in Spain.

Who is at the casting of "Waltz of the Toreadors":

At the casting of Waltz of the Toreadors we find Peter Sellers, previously seen in Only Two Can Play (1962) and Mr. Topaze (1961); Dany Robin (La Française et l'amour (1960), Le Secret du Chevalier d'Éon (1959)); Margaret Leighton (The Sound and the Fury (1959), Carrington V.C. (1955)) [ more... ]

  • John Le Mesurier and Peter Sellers, Raymond Huntley, Cardew Robinson, John Glyn-Jones have all also be seen in I'm All Right Jack, released in 1959.
  • John Le Mesurier and Peter Sellers, Raymond Huntley, John Glyn-Jones also appeared in Carlton-Browne of the F.O., released in 1959.
  • Peter Sellers, Cardew Robinson and John Glyn-Jones also worked together in Heavens Above!, released in 1963.
  • Cardew Robinson and Denise Coffey, Raymond Huntley can also be seen in A French Mistress, released in 1960.
  • Peter Sellers, John Le Mesurier and Vanda Godsell also appeared together in The Wrong Box, released in 1966.
  • John Le Mesurier and Peter Sellers, Raymond Huntley also appeared in Only Two Can Play, released in 1962.
  • Vanda Godsell and Peter Sellers, John Le Mesurier also appeared in The Wrong Arm of the Law, released in 1963.

What is the Storyline of "Waltz of the Toreadors":

This is the end of a glorious military career: General Leo Fitzjohn retires to his Sussex manor where he will write his memoirs. Unfortunately, his private life is a disaster: a confirmed womanizer, Leo has infuriated his wife Emily, now a shrewish and hypochondriac woman, all the more bitter as she still loves him. The General has two plain-looking daughters he dislikes and an attractive French mistress, Ghislaine, with whom he has had a platonic affair for seventeen years. When Ghislaine resurfaces, [...]

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