One Night of Love (1934) - Rotten Tomatoes

One Night of Love (1934)




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In this film, Grace Moore opens the film by losing a radio talent contest in New York. She disconsolately heads to Europe, where the best job she can come up with is singing in a restaurant. Here she is discovered by brilliant voice-teacher Tulio Carminatti, who carefully nurtures Moore.

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Grace Moore
as Mary Barrett
Tullio Carminati
as Giulio Monteverdi
Tullio Carminatti
as Giulio Monteverdi
Lyle Talbot
as Bill Houston
Jessie Ralph
as Angelina, Housekeeper
Luis Alberni
as Monteverdi's Assistant
Rosemary Glosz
as Frappazini
Jane Darwell
as Mary's Mother
William Burress
as Mary's Father
Frederick Burton
as Impresario
Henry Armetta
as Cafe Proprietor
Sam Hayes
as Radio Announcer
Reginald Barlow
as Stage Manager
Fredrik Vogeding
as 1st Doctor
Arno Johnson
as 2nd Doctor
Olaf Hytten
as Viennese Valet
Leo White
as Florist
Herman Bing
as Vegetable Man
Edward Keane
as Stage Director
Paul Ellis
as Pinkerton
Joseph P. Mack
as Captain of Italian Yacht
Marion Lessing
as German Girl
Hans Joby
as Taxi Driver
Victoria Stuart
as Cora Florida
Reginald Le Borg
as Opera Director
John Ardizoni
as Radio Judge
Curt Furberg
as Stage Manager
Michael Mark
as Flower Store Man
Arthur Stuart Hull
as Sugar Daddy
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Critic Reviews for One Night of Love

All Critics (7) | Top Critics (2)

One Night of Love is basically an operatic film. It's the fact that the film is human, down to earth, that helps most.

February 5, 2009 | Full Review…

An enjoyable light diversion, one worthy of the charm and talent of its stellar performer.

May 20, 2003 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Love and comedy, with grand operatic climaxes. With Grace Moore, Metropolitan soprano superb in the leading role. Highly recommended.

July 22, 2019 | Full Review…

The star looks charming and sings like an angel; while Tullio Carminati scores a distinct personal triumph as her leading man.

June 6, 2019 | Full Review…

It's all rather cliche-ridden, but the film was a box office hit and began a brief period of Hollywood stardom for operatic diva Moore.

January 31, 2012 | Rating: 2.5/4 | Full Review…

Worth watching as a sampler of the kind of musical that prevailed for a short time, the Hollywood operetta, featuring former Metropolitan Opera diva Grace Moore singing arias from Carmen and Madame Butterfly alongside more popular tunes by Kahn and others

March 3, 2008 | Rating: B | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for One Night of Love

This film is an attempt to bring opera to the big screen..with a bit of a lame story line around it. It took a few decades but the Metropolitan Opera has the best translation to the big screen. This one doesn't even come close.

John Ballantine
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