Liebelei (Flirtation) (Light O'Love) (Playing at Love)
Liebelei (Flirtation) (Light O'Love) (Playing at Love) (1936)

Liebelei is one of the earliest of the cinematic banquets directed by German filmmaker Max Ophuls. The film, set in imperial Vienna, concerns the romance between a young girl and a lieutenant. A powerful baron misreads the lieutenant's… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 27, 1936
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Fernando F. Croce
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Militarist strictures and emotional impulses are the contrasting poles of this masterpiece

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Stella Dallas
a fine early work of max ophuls, before he fled germany and the rise of the nazis. the archetypal romantic tear jerker has some beautiful scenes and displays… More