Hearts Divided
movie poster
Directed byFrank Borzage
Written byLaird Doyle
Casey Robinson
Based onGlorious Betsy
1908 play
by Rida Johnson Young
Produced byFrank Borzage
Marion Davies (uncredited)
StarringMarion Davies
Dick Powell
CinematographyGeorge J. Folsey
Edited byWilliam Holmes
Music byErich Wolfgang Korngold[1]
Warner Bros.
Distributed byWarner Bros.
Release date
June 20, 1936 (1936-06-20)
Running time
76 minutes
CountryUnited States
Dick Powell as Jérôme Bonaparte
Dick Powell as Jérôme Bonaparte

Hearts Divided is a 1936 American musical film about the real-life marriage between American Elizabeth 'Betsy' Patterson and Jérôme Bonaparte, brother of Napoleon. It starred Marion Davies and Dick Powell as the couple. The film was a remake of the 1928 Glorious Betsy, which was in turn based on the play Glorious Betsy by Rida Johnson Young.

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  1. ^ TCM