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Death Takes a Holiday (1934)

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79 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

The Grim Reaper (Frederic March) takes the form of a Prince in an attempt to relate to humans and, along the way, also learns what it is to love.
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Writers
Maxwell Anderson (screenplay) | Gladys Lehman (screenplay) | Alberto Casella (play "La Morte in vacanza") | Walter Ferris (english adaptation)
Cinematographer
Charles Lang (photographed by)
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Updated Mar 30, 1934

Release date
Mar 30, 1934 (United States)

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15 cast members
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Fredric March
Prince Sirki / Death Prince Sirki / Death   See fewer
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Guy Standing
Duke Lambert (as Sir Guy Standing) Duke Lambert (as Sir Guy Standing)   See fewer
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Helen Westley
Stephanie Stephanie   See fewer
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Kathleen Howard
Princess Maria Princess Maria   See fewer
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Kent Taylor
Corrado Corrado   See fewer
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Henry Travers
Baron Cesarea Baron Cesarea   See fewer
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G.P. Huntley
Eric (as G.P. Huntley Jr.) Eric (as G.P. Huntley Jr.)   See fewer
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Otto Hoffman
Fedele (as Otto Hoffmann) Fedele (as Otto Hoffmann)   See fewer
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Anna De Linsky
Cora - the Maid (uncredited) Cora - the Maid (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hector V. Sarno
Pietro - the Gardener (uncredited) Pietro - the Gardener (uncredited)   See fewer
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Phillips Smalley
Manager of Casino (uncredited) Manager of Casino (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Yaconelli
Flower Vendor (uncredited) Flower Vendor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.1 / 10 | 1,570 votes