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The Vagabond King
Directed by:
Ludwig Berger

Released in the USA on February 17 of 1930, "The Vagabond King" (also known as "Se io fossi re") is a Musical/Romance film directed by Ludwig Berger . Dennis King is starring, alongside Jeanette MacDonald, O.P. Heggie, Lillian Roth, Warner Oland and Arthur Stone.

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Who directed "The Vagabond King":

The Vagabond King was directed by Ludwig Berger, a German director, writer, producer, cinematographer, composer, and actor.

Before The Vagabond King, Ludwig Berger had directed Sins of the Fathers, released in 1928, The Woman from Moscow (1928), Street of Sin (1928). Since, he directed Ergens in Nederland, released in 1940, The Thief of Bagdad (1940).

What was the release date of "The Vagabond King":

The Vagabond King was initially released on Monday, February 17, 1930, in the United States.. This was eighty-nine (89) years ago.

It has been released on Monday, March 30, 1931 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "The Vagabond King":

At the casting of The Vagabond King we find Dennis King (Paramount on Parade (1930), The Devil's Brother (1933)); Jeanette MacDonald (The Love Parade (1929)); O.P. Heggie (The Mysterious Dr. Fu Manchu (1929), The Letter (1929)) [ more... ]

  • O.P. Heggie, Warner Oland and Lawford Davidson also appeared in The Mysterious Dr. Fu Manchu, released in 1929.
  • Warner Oland and Dennis King, Lillian Roth can be seen in Paramount on Parade, released in 1930.
  • O.P. Heggie and Arthur Stone also appeared in The Bad Man, released in 1930.
  • Lillian Roth and Jeanette MacDonald can also be seen in The Love Parade, released in 1929.

What is the Storyline of "The Vagabond King":

The story takes place in medieval France. King Louis XI (O. P. Heggie), hoping to enlist the French peasants in his upcoming battle against the Burgundians, appoints François Villon (Dennis King) king of France for one day. Despite being successful against the Burgundians, François Villon is sentenced to hang by King Louis XI for writing derogatory verses about him...

Jeanette MacDonald is Katherine, the high-born girl whom Villon pines for, while Huguette, a tavern wench (Lillian Roth) gives up her [...]

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