The Merry Widow

Cover of the film

General information

Sample: true

Studio: MGM

IMDB link: tt0025493

Director(s): Ernst Lubitsch

Release date (New York): 1934


Adaptation: adapted from a Broadway musical

Remake: false

Censorship / Reception

PCA Verdict on the first submitted script: basically acceptable with minor changes

Censored Content: dance , dialogue , lyrics , narrative-major problem

States where the film was censored: Alberta , Australia , Ohio , Pennsylvania , Quebec , Italy , Maryland

Legion of Decency: A2

Protestant Motion Picture Council: empty

Harrison's Reports: empty

Film Estimate Board of National Organizations: empty

23 min
Running time for all numbers
99 min
Movie running time
1357 sec
Running time for all numbers
5940 sec
Movie running time
Ratio number/total length
85 sec
Average running time for the numbers in The Merry Widow
149 sec
Average running time for the numbers for all the movies

Timeline for structure