The Merry Widow (1925)

Director
Erich von Stroheim

Main cast
Mae Murray; Roy D'Arcy; John Gilbert; Josephine Crowell; George Fawcett

Genres
Romance, Drama

Description
Prince Danilo falls in love with dancer Sally O'Hara. His uncle, King Nikita I of Monteblanco forbids the marriage because she is a commoner. Thinking she has been jilted by her prince, Sally marries old, lecherous Baron Sadoja, whose wealth has kept the kingdom afloat. When he dies suddenly, Sally must be wooed all over again by Danilo.


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