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Madame Sans-Gêne
Also known as {Madame Sans Gene}
(1925) American
B&W : Ten reels / 9994 feet
Directed by Léonce Perret

Cast: Gloria Swanson [Catherine Hubscher], Emile Drain [Napoleon Bonaparte], Charles de Roche [François Joseph Lefebvre], Madeleine Guitty [La Rousotte], Warwick Ward [Neipperg], Henry Favieres [Joseph Fouché], Renée Heribelle [Eliza, a princess], Suzanne Bianchetti [Empress Marie Louise], Denise Lorys [Madame De Bulow], Jacques Marny [Savette], Arlette Marchal

Famous Players-Lasky Corporation production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / Produced by Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky. Scenario by Forrest Halsey, from the play Madame Sans-Gêne by Victorien Sardou and Émile Moreau. Cinematography by George Webber. Presented by Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky. / © 23 April 1925 by Famous Players-Lasky Corporation [LP21388]. Released 20 April 1925. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The production was shot in France. [?] Some sources list the film’s length at eleven reels or 10,500 feet. The play was previously filmed as Madame Sans-Gêne (1912).

Comedy-Drama: Historical.

Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F2 n. F2.3327.

Survival status: The film is presumed lost.

Current rights holder: (unknown)

Keywords: France: Paris - History: France : French Revolution (1789-1799) - Napoléon Bonaparte (1769-1821)

Listing updated: 27 October 2008.

References: AFI-F2 n. F2.3327; Bogdanovich-Dwan p. 75; FilmDaily-1926 pp. 47, 61; Hudson-Swanson pp. 13, 175, 176, 177, 178; Kobal-Fifty p. 31; Quirk-Swanson pp. 28, 176, 177, 178, 179, 181, 182.

 
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