Title: Désirée

Release: 1954

Rating: 6.4

Language: English, Swedish

Country: USA

Runtime: 110

Genre: History , Romance , Drama , Biography


Release 1954
Rating 6.4
Language English, Swedish
Country USA
Runtime 110
Genre History , Romance , Drama , Biography



In Marseilles, France in 1794, Desiree Clary, a young millinery clerk, becomes infatuated with Napoleon Bonaparte, but winds up wedding Genaral Jean-Baptiste Berandotte, an aid to Napoleon who later joins the forces that bring about the Emperor's downfall. Josephine Beauharnais, a worldly courtesan marries Napoleon and becomes Empress of France, but is then cast aside by her spouse when she proves unable to produce an heir to the throne.

Director :
Henry Koster
Writer :

Annemarie Selinko (book), Daniel Taradash

Actors :

... Napoleon Bonaparte

... Joseph Bonaparte

... Desiree Clary

... Bernadotte

... Empress Josephine

... Paulette Bonaparte