• Madame du Barry (1919)

Madame du Barry Poster

Release Date: 1919

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary
Jeanne Vaubernier (Pola Negri) is a poor girl, sewing for a living and barely making it in 18th-century France. But eventually she catches the attention of King Louis XV (Emil Jannings), and over time becomes the powerful man's mistress, known as Madame du Barry. She remains secretly committed to her first lover, though, a man named Armand de Foix (Harry Liedtke), and pushes for his advancement in the royal military. But true love may not be able to survive in the cruel royal court.

Cast: Pola Negri, Emil Jannings, Harry Liedtke, Eduard von Winterstein, Reinhold Schünzel, Elsa Berna, Karl Platen, Bernhard Goetzke

Director: Christian-Jaque

Genres: Historical drama

Production Co: Filmsonor