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Title of the Film THE GHOST GOES WEST
Alternative Titles GESPENST AUF REISEN
English Titles  
Year of Release 1935
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 90
Length (in meters) 2257
Colour b/w
Genre Comedy, fantasy
Based on/Source Story by Eric Keown
Production Companies London Film Productions
Producer(s) Alexander Korda
Director René Clair
Cast Robert Donat, Jean Parker, Eugene Pallette, Elsa Lanchester, Ralph Bunker
Literature Times, 18 December 1935
Kinematograph Weekly, 19 December 1935
Jewish Chronicle, 20 December 1935
Film Weekly, 28 December 1935
Monthly Film Bulletin, December 1935
Motion Picture Herald, 4 January 1936
Picturegoer Weekly, 4 January 1936
New York Times, 11 January 1936
London Mercury, February 1936
Pariser Tageblatt, 28 February 1936
Picturegoer Weekly, 7 March 1936
Österreichische Film-Zeitung, 13 March 1936
Mein Film in Wien, 18 August 1939
Special notes Art director: Vincent Korda
Music: Mischa Spoliansky
Costumes: Rene Hubert, John Armstrong

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