Maria and Karl Lang are the singing duo of Vienna. Maria is very flirtatious and Karl very jealous. Karl decides to masquerade as a Russian guardsman and. The Chocolate Soldier is a American musical film directed by Roy Del Ruth. Using the original music by Oscar Straus the plot is somewhat loosely based. The Chocolate Soldier is an operetta composed in by Oscar Straus (– ) based The film of the same name enlists much of Straus's music but is otherwise unrelated, using a plot based on Ferenc Molnár's play Testőr.
This remake of Ferenc Molnar's play The Guardsmen focuses on an opera star ( Nelson Eddy) who tests the fidelity of his wife (Rise Stephens) by wooing her in. Overview of The Chocolate Soldier, , directed by Roy Del Ruth, with Nelson Eddy, Risë Stevens, Nigel Bruce, at Turner Classic Movies. A jealous husband tests his opera singer wife's fidelity by pretending to be another man in The.