The Emperor's Candlesticks
The Emperor's Candlesticks (1937)

In this film, set in Europe and Russia prior to WWI, William Powell and Luise Rainer are spies working for opposing empires (Russian and Austrian) who travel undetected amidst the nobility. As they waltz about various ballrooms, Powell and… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 2, 1937
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Nick Davis
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In Rainer's case, The Emperor's Candlesticks seems unusually revealing, doffing the dropcloth from exactly the sort of peculiar, temporarily arresting artifact she was, guaranteed to inspire buyer's remorse.

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cody franklin
If William Powell is in a film his charm automatically gives the film 3 stars. Enjoyable film about two spy's on opposite sides who have both hidden secret… More