German-Speaking Emigrés
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Title of the Film THE MIKADO
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1939
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 91
Length (in meters) 2470
Colour Technicolor
Genre Opera
Based on/Source Opera by Gilbert and Sullivan
Production Companies G and S Films
Producer(s) Josef Somlo, Geoffrey Toye
Director Victor Schertzinger
Cast Kenny Baker, Martyn Green, Sydney Granville, Gregory Stroud
Literature Filming THE MIKADO. Times, 5 August 1938
Times, 12 January 1939
Jewish Chronicle, 13 January 1939
Observer, 15 January 1939 (C. A. Lejeune)
Kinematograph Weekly, 19 January 1939
Film Weekly, 21 January 1939
Alfred Kerr: Gefilmter "Mikado". Pariser Tageszeitung, 22 January 1939
Punch, 25 January 1939
Monthly Film Bulletin, January 1939
London Mercury, February 1939
New York Times, 2 June 1939
Picturegoer and Film Weekly, 7 October 1939
Picturegoer and Film Weekly, 16 December 1939
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