The Merry Widow Poster

Release Date: 1925

DVD Release Date: April 22nd, 2011

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 53 min

Plot Summary
When dashing Prince Danilo (John Gilbert) meets lovely follies dancer Sally O'Hara (Mae Murray), he falls madly in love. Unfortunately, so does his cousin, Crown Prince Mirko (Roy D'Arcy). While both vie for her affections, O'Hara chooses Danilo, and the enraptured prince announces their engagement. Unfortunately, due to O'Hara's lowly station in life, the king prevents the union and O'Hara, feeling rejected, takes comfort in the arms of the wealthy Baron Sadoja (Tully Marshall).

Cast: Mae Murray, John Gilbert, Roy D'Arcy, Josephine Crowell, George Fawcett, Tully Marshall, Gertrude Bennett, Sidney Bracey

Director: Erich von Stroheim

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Pursuit, Melodramatic, Marriage, Passionate, Underdog, Love