Strauss's Great Waltz

  • 1933
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Biography, Musical

Dull costume drama directed by a young Alfred Hitchcock during what he has called "the lowest ebb" of his career. STRAUSS'S GREAT WALTZ was a musical based on a stage play which detailed young Johann's efforts to establish himself as a composer despite his famous father's dismay at being dethroned by his own son. When a wealthy countess commissions the...read more