Crown Prince Rudolph's Last Love (1955 film)

1956 Austrian film / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Crown Prince Rudolph's Last Love (German: Kronprinz Rudolfs letzte Liebe/Mayerling) is a 1955 Austrian historical drama film directed by Rudolf Jugert and starring Rudolf Prack, Christiane Hörbiger and Winnie Markus.[1] The film portrays the tragic 1889 Mayerling Incident, in which Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria and his lover Baroness Mary Vetsera committed suicide.

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Crown Prince Rudolph's Last Love
Directed byRudolf Jugert
Written byErna Fentsch
Produced byHerbert Gruber
Starring
CinematographyGünther Anders
Edited byHerma Sandtner
Music byWilly Schmidt-Gentner
Production
companies
Distributed byConstantin Film
Sascha-Film
Release date
28 February 1956
Running time
99 minutes
CountryAustria
LanguageGerman
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The film was shot in Agfacolor, with sets designed by Alexander Sawczynski and Werner Schlichting. It was made at the Rosenhügel Studios in Vienna.