Naughty Marietta is a 1935 American romantic musical film based on the 1910 operetta of the same name by Victor Herbert. Jeanette MacDonald stars as a princess who flees an arranged marriage. She sails for New Orleans and is rescued from pirates by Captain Richard Warrington (Nelson Eddy).
To avoid an arranged marriage to Don Carlos, an elderly Spanish duke, Princess Marie masquerades as her uncle's former servant, Marietta, and escapes from France on a ship with casquette girls who are traveling to New Orleans to marry colonists. On board, Marietta befriends Julie.
|author||Albert Hackett Frances Goodrich John Lee Mahin Victor Herbert|
|award||Academy Award for Best Sound|
|director||Robert Z. Leonard W. S. Van Dyke|
|keywords||advertise arranged marriage arrest casquette girl cry falling in love marionette sing travel true identity|
|nomination||Academy Award for Best Picture Academy Award for Best Sound|
|producer||Hunt Stromberg W. S. Van Dyke|
|publisher||Loews Cineplex Entertainment|
|theme||musical operetta romantic musical|