Dream of Love


1h 5m 1928

Brief Synopsis

A duke has deposed Prince Mauritz's father, so Mauritz spends his time in affairs with a countess, the duke's wife and a gypsy girl Adrienne. Years later she is a famous actress in a play resembling the sad story of their earlier relationship. He falls in love with her again. The jealous duchess and the duke arrange to have him shot by firing squad but revolutionaries save him and make him King.

Film Details

Release Date
Dec 1, 1928
Premiere Information
not available
Production Company
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures
Country
United States
Screenplay Information
Based on the novel Adrienne Lecouvreur; comédie-drame en cinq actes en prose by Augustin Eugène Scribe, Ernest Legouvé (Paris, 1849).

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 5m
Sound
Silent
Color
Black and White
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
2.35 : 1
Film Length
5,764ft (6 reels)

Synopsis

Adrienne, a Gypsy girl performing in a traveling carnival, falls in love with Mauritz, the crown prince, who is traveling incognito, but they must part when, for diplomatic reason, he is called upon to make love to the rich wife of an influential man. Adrienne later becomes a great dramatic actress and again meets the prince at a time when he is struggling to win his throne from a usurping dictator. With Adrienne's help, the prince becomes king, but she and Mauritz must again go their separate ways, he to the palace and she to the theater.

Film Details

Release Date
Dec 1, 1928
Premiere Information
not available
Production Company
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures
Country
United States
Screenplay Information
Based on the novel Adrienne Lecouvreur; comédie-drame en cinq actes en prose by Augustin Eugène Scribe, Ernest Legouvé (Paris, 1849).

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 5m
Sound
Silent
Color
Black and White
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
2.35 : 1
Film Length
5,764ft (6 reels)

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Copyrighted as 9 reels.