King of the Ritz (1933)

Genres - Comedy, Musical  |   Run Time - 81 min.  |   Countries - UK  |  
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In this comedy, a popular head porter at the Paris Ritz finds trouble when he falls in love with a wealthy widow who stays there. After saving her family jewels, the porter is given the title of Duke. He also receives an ancestral home in which to live. He and the widow begin planning their future. This does not set well with the little hotel maid who secretly loves the porter. He eventually returns to her when he discovers that the "mansion" is a ramshackle, worthless wreck.

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loot, forbidden-love, love, mansion, opal, porter, rags-to-riches, rescue, romance, widow/widower