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Sissi (1955)

Sissi (1955)





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Romy Schneider makes an impressive starring debut in the delightful Austrian comedy Sissi. The titular heroine is a preteen 19th century lass of noble birth, who charms everyone she meets. Especially impressed is young Franz Joseph, emperor the Hapsburg Empire. When Sissi comes of age, the emperor pursues the girl romantically, with fascinating results. Filmed in 1955, Sissi was the first of a popular series of films showcasing Romy Schneider as the young Empress Elizabeth. The actress' mother, Magda Schneider, also appears prominently in the proceedings.
Art House & International , Comedy , Drama , Romance
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Romy Schneider
as Sissi/Emperess Elisabeth
Karlheinz Böhm
as Emperor Franz Joseph
Vilma Degischer
as Archduchess Sophie
Erich Nikowitz
as Archduke Franz Karl
Peter Weck
as Archduke Karl Ludwig
Magda Schneider
as Duchess Ludovika
Gustav Knuth
as Duke Max
Uta Franz
as Princess Helene/Nene
Josef Meinrad
as Major Bockl
Richard Eybner
as Postmaster of Ischl
Karl Fochler
as Generaladjutant Grünne
Hilde Wagener
as Baronin Wulffen
Egon von Jordan
as Graf Arco
Otto Tressler
as Feldmarschall Radetzky
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the smile of an Angel: ""Whenever you feel sad, come back here, come back to this beautiful woods, It will bring you joy and peace"

Lifeng Gu
Lifeng Gu

I love this movie...I watch it in german every christmas holiday...cause its a tradition in germany...its really a good movie

Tina Simpson
Tina Simpson

A must see. Embodies an authentic charisma of a young and beautiful Romy Schneider and smoothly takes you away in time &space. I watched all the sequels while I was spending my winter high school break in Paris with my best friends. Very compelling memory.

Abla Triki
Abla Triki

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