The young Bavarian princess Elisabeth, who all call Sissi, goes with her mother and older sister Néné to Austria where Néné will be wed to an emperor named Franz Joseph, Yet unexpectedly Franz runs into Sissi while out fishing and they fall in love.
- Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
- Studio: Herzog
- Keyword: sibling relationship, love at first sight, husband wife relationship, marriage proposal, attachment to nature, love of one's life, anonymity, bavaria, germany, emperor, mistake in person, love of animals, ball, horseback riding, telegram, bad mother-in-law, chase, biography, schloss schönbrunn, historical figure, royalty, empress, wedding, period drama, vienna, austria, austria-hungary, habsburger, empress elisabeth of austria
- Cast: Romy Schneider, Karlheinz Böhm, Magda Schneider, Uta Franz, Gustav Knuth, Vilma Degischer