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Madame Bovary (1949)

16 08/25/1949 (US) DramaRomance 1h 55m


Based on the French literary classic, this drama presents author Gustave Flaubert narrating his tale of infidelity and narcissism. After marrying small-town doctor Charles Bovary, Emma becomes tired of her limited social status and begins to have affairs, first with the young Leon Dupuis and later with the wealthy Rodolphe Boulanger. Eventually, however, her self-involved behavior catches up with her.

  1. Vincente Minnelli


  2. Gustave Flaubert


  3. Robert Ardrey


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jennifer Jones

    Jennifer Jones

    Emma Bovary

  2. James Mason

    James Mason

    Gustave Flaubert

  3. Van Heflin

    Van Heflin

    Charles Bovary

  4. Louis Jourdan

    Louis Jourdan

    Rodolphe Boulanger

  5. Alf Kjellin

    Alf Kjellin

    Leon Dupuis

  6. Gene Lockhart

    Gene Lockhart

    J. Homais

  7. Frank Allenby

    Frank Allenby


  8. Gladys Cooper

    Gladys Cooper

    Madame Dupuis

  9. John Abbott

    John Abbott

    Mayor Tuvache

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Madame Bovary
Madame Bovary

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $2,016,000.00


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