The Gilded Lily1935

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The Gilded Lily
Directed by:
Wesley Ruggles

"The Gilded Lily" (also known as "Giglio d'oro, Il") is a Comedy/Romance film directed by Wesley Ruggles, released in the USA on January 25 of 1935 . Claudette Colbert and Fred MacMurray are starring, alongside Ray Milland, C. Aubrey Smith, Luis Alberni and Eddie Craven.

Who is the director of "The Gilded Lily":

The Gilded Lily was directed by Wesley Ruggles, an American director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before directing The Gilded Lily, Wesley Ruggles had directed Bolero, released in 1934, I'm No Angel (1933), College Humor (1933), No Man of Her Own (1932), Are These Our Children (1931), and Cimarron (1931). Since, he directed The Bride Comes Home, released in 1935, Valiant Is the Word for Carrie (1936), Sing You Sinners (1938), Too Many Husbands (1940), Arizona (1940), and You Belong to Me (1941).

What was the release date of "The Gilded Lily":

The Gilded Lily was initally released in the United States on Friday, January 25, 1935. Another film released on Friday, January 25, 1935 is Loser's End (dir. Bernard B. Ray). This was eighty-five (85) years ago.

What is the cast of "The Gilded Lily":

At the casting of The Gilded Lily we find Claudette Colbert, previously seen in Imitation of Life (1934) and Cleopatra (1934); Fred MacMurray (); Ray Milland (Charlie Chan in London (1934), We're Not Dressing (1934)) [ more... ]

  • Warren Hymer and Grace Bradley, Pat Somerset, Tom Dugan have all also be seen in The Cat's-Paw, released in 1934.
  • Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Donald Meek and Edward Gargan also worked together in The Bride Comes Home, released in 1935.
  • Charles C. Wilson, Edward Gargan, Pat Somerset and Warren Hymer also appeared together in Mr. Deeds Goes to Town, released in 1936.
  • C. Aubrey Smith, Donald Meek, Charles Irwin and Forrester Harvey can all be seen in China Seas, released in 1935.
  • Charles Irwin, Forrester Harvey, Claude King and Pat Somerset also appeared together in The Mystery of Mr. X, released in 1934.
  • C. Aubrey Smith, Forrester Harvey and Pat Somerset can all be seen in Lloyd's of London, released in 1936.
  • Claude King and C. Aubrey Smith, Forrester Harvey can be seen in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, released in 1941.
  • Donald Meek, Edward Gargan and Tom Dugan also appeared in The Thin Man Goes Home, released in 1944.
  • Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray and Donald Meek also appeared in Maid of Salem, released in 1937.
  • Luis Alberni, Charles Irwin and Edward Gargan also appeared together in Wonder Man, released in 1945.
  • Tom Dugan and Luis Alberni, Donald Meek can all be seen in The Housekeeper's Daughter, released in 1939.
  • Forrester Harvey, Charles C. Wilson and Warren Hymer have all also be seen in Meet John Doe, released in 1941.
  • Pat Somerset and C. Aubrey Smith, Charles Irwin also worked together in Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back, released in 1934.
  • C. Aubrey Smith, Charles Irwin and Pat Somerset have all also be seen in Clive of India, released in 1935.
  • Grace Bradley, Edward Gargan and Eddie Borden also appeared together in Anything Goes, released in 1936.
  • Warren Hymer and Claudette Colbert, Ray Milland have all also be seen in Skylark, released in 1941.
  • Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray and Charles Irwin have all also be seen in Practically Yours, released in 1944.
  • Tom Dugan and Donald Meek, Charles C. Wilson can all be seen in Pennies from Heaven, released in 1936.
  • Charles Irwin and Ray Milland, C. Aubrey Smith have all also be seen in Forever and a Day, released in 1943.
  • Tom Dugan and Fred MacMurray, Ray Milland also worked together in Star Spangled Rhythm, released in 1942.
  • Claudette Colbert, Warren Hymer and Eddie Borden also appeared together in Since You Went Away, released in 1944.
  • Eddie Borden and Edward Gargan, Warren Hymer also appeared in Belle of the Nineties, released in 1934.

What is the Storyline of "The Gilded Lily":

New York stenographer Marilyn David (Colbert) has become good friends with Peter Dawes (MacMurray), a newspaper reporter who takes the same subway as she does each morning. Peter is crazy about Marilyn, but she meets and has her eye on wealthy Englishman Charles Gray (Milland), and they fall in love. Charles is the son of Lloyd Granville (Smith), a titled British nobleman, which means Charles is rich, good looking, and minor royalty, tipping the scales in his favour. Charles proposes marriage to Marilyn, [...]

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