The Great Victor Herbert


The Great Victor Herbert is a 1939 American musical film directed by Andrew L. Stone.[1] During production, the movie was slated to be called The Gay Days of Victor Herbert.[2][3][4]

The Great Victor Herbert
The Great Victor Herbert FilmPoster.jpeg
Film poster
Directed byAndrew L. Stone
Written byRussel Crouse
Robert Lively
Andrew L. Stone
Produced byAndrew L. Stone
StarringAllan Jones
Mary Martin
Walter Connolly
CinematographyVictor Milner
Edited byJames Smith
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
  • December 29, 1939 (1939-12-29)
Running time
91 minutes
CountryUnited States
This 78 RPM record released by EMI in Australia, included the movie's original title.



The film was nominated for three Academy Awards:[5]


  1. ^ Hal Erickson (2012). "The Great Victor Herbert". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Baseline & All Movie Guide. Archived from the original on November 4, 2012. Retrieved August 7, 2011.
  2. ^ "The Gay Days of Victor Herbert". The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld). National Library of Australia. February 10, 1940. Retrieved October 4, 2015.
  3. ^ "STARS OF THE SILVER SCREEN - Latest News from Hollywood". The Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga). National Library of Australia. October 30, 1939. Retrieved October 4, 2015 – via {{cite news}}: External link in |via= (help)
  4. ^ "FILM WORLD". Perth Gazette. National Library of Australia. November 10, 1939. Retrieved October 4, 2015 – via {{cite news}}: External link in |via= (help)
  5. ^ "The 12th Academy Awards (1940) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved August 11, 2011.

External linksEdit

  • The Great Victor Herbert at IMDb