About

The Foreign Legion marches in to Mogador with booze and women in mind just as singer Amy Jolly arrives from Paris to work at Lo Tinto's cabaret. That night, insouciant legionnaire Tom Brown catches her inimitably seductive, tuxedo-clad act. Both bruised by their past lives, the two edge cautiously into a no-strings relationship while being pursued by others. But Tom must leave on a perilous missio...

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Directed by

Josef von Sternberg

Written by

Jules Furthman (Writer)
Benno Vigny (Writer)

Runtime

92 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Who is this woman who scorns a hundred men...to give her love to a Devil-May-Care Soldier?

Cast

Keywords

morocco pre-code foreign legion nightclub singer

Lists

#83 on AFI's 100 years...100 passions AFI

#774 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Art Direction Hans Dreier

Oscar nomination for Best Director

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography Lee Garmes

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role Marlene Dietrich