Night Is Young, The (1935): Dudley Murphy’s Historical Musical Romance, Starring Ramon Novarro and Evelyn Laye

Dudley Murphy directed This Is the Night, a historical musical romance, starring Ramon Novarro and Evelyn Laye.

The film is based on a story written by Vicki Baum and directed by Dudley Murphy.

Ramon Novarro as Archduke Paul ‘Gustl’ Gustave
Evelyn Laye as Elizabeth Katherine Anne ‘Lisl’ Gluck
Charles Butterworth as Willy Fitch
Una Merkel as Fanni Kerner
Edward Everett Horton as Baron Szereny
Donald Cook as Toni Berngruber
Henry Stephenson as Emperor Franz Josef
Rosalind Russell as Countess Zarika Rafay
Herman Bing as Nepomuk
Gustav von Seyffertitz as Ambassador (uncredited)


Directed by Dudley Murphy
Screenplay by Edgar Allan Woolf, Franz Schulz, based on the story by Vicki Baum
Produced by Harry Rapf
Cinematography James Wong Howe
Edited by Conrad A. Nervig
Music by Sigmund Romberg (uncredited)
Production company: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date: January 11, 1935
Running time: 81 minutes