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      The King and the Chorus Girl

      1937 1h 34m Musical Comedy List
      Reviews When the debaucherous and womanizing ex-monarch King Alfred VII (Fernand Gravey) notices Dorothy Ellis (Joan Blondell), a chorus girl at the Folies Bergère, he asks his loyal subjects to invite her to hi place. But the former king's subjects take a liking to Ellis and conspire to bring the two together by convincing her to play hard to get. When Ellis finds herself falling for Alfred, she laments that he could never marry a commoner and makes up a lie that may complicate their plans. Read More Read Less

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      Dennis Schwartz Dennis Schwartz Movie Reviews Go figure, it's co-written by Groucho Marx and is not funny. Rated: C Dec 2, 2019 Full Review Ann Ross Maclean's Magazine Romance in Paris is much more sensible than you might expect, considering the authorship. Oct 9, 2019 Full Review Read all reviews
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      Synopsis When the debaucherous and womanizing ex-monarch King Alfred VII (Fernand Gravey) notices Dorothy Ellis (Joan Blondell), a chorus girl at the Folies Bergère, he asks his loyal subjects to invite her to hi place. But the former king's subjects take a liking to Ellis and conspire to bring the two together by convincing her to play hard to get. When Ellis finds herself falling for Alfred, she laments that he could never marry a commoner and makes up a lie that may complicate their plans.
      Director
      Mervyn LeRoy
      Production Co
      Warner Bros.
      Genre
      Musical, Comedy
      Original Language
      English
      Runtime
      1h 34m