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Glorious Betsy

Directed by Alan Crosland
United States, 1928
Drama, History


The real-life courtship, marriage, and forced breakup of Jérôme Bonaparte, brother of Napoleon, and his rich wife from the American south, Elizabeth Patterson. Napoleon did not approve of the union and fixes him up with another girl.

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Glorious Betsy Directed by Alan Crosland

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1929 | Nominee: Best Writing, Adaptation

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