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Madame Curie -- Despite himself, accomplished physicist and avowed bachelor Pierre Curie falls for brilliant student Marie, and together they embark on the discovery of radium.

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Director:
Writers:
Paul Osborn (screen play) and
Hans Rameau (screen play) ...
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Release Date:
February 1944 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
MR. and MRS. MINIVER together again
Plot:
Despite himself, accomplished physicist and avowed bachelor Pierre Curie falls for brilliant student Marie, and together they embark on the discovery of radium. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for 7 Oscars. See more »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Greer Garson ... Marie Curie

Walter Pidgeon ... Pierre Curie

Henry Travers ... Eugene Curie

Albert Bassermann ... Professor Jean Perot

Robert Walker ... David Le Gros

C. Aubrey Smith ... Lord Kelvin

May Whitty ... Madame Eugene Curie (as Dame May Whitty)

Victor Francen ... President of University

Elsa Bassermann ... Madame Perot

Reginald Owen ... Dr. Becquerel

Van Johnson ... Reporter

Margaret O'Brien ... Irene Curie - Age 5
James Hilton ... Narration Spoken By (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mariska Aldrich ... Tall Woman (uncredited)
Tony Carson ... Man at Accident (uncredited)

Ruth Cherrington ... Swedish Queen (uncredited)

Ray Collins ... Lecturer (voice) (uncredited)

Guy D'Ennery ... Professor (uncredited)
George Davis ... Cart Driver (uncredited)
Harold De Becker ... Professor (uncredited)
Franz Dorfler ... Assistant Tailor (uncredited)
Justine Duney ... Woman at Accident (uncredited)
Tay Dunn ... Man at Accident (uncredited)
William Edmunds ... Cart Driver (uncredited)
Nestor Eristoff ... Board Member (uncredited)
Al Ferguson ... Man at Accident (uncredited)
Edward Fielding ... Board Member (uncredited)

Howard Freeman ... Prof. Constant (voice) (uncredited)
Linda Lee Gates ... Perot Granddaughter (uncredited)
Marie Louise Gates ... Perot Granddaughter (uncredited)
Lisa Golm ... Lucille (uncredited)

Ilka Grüning ... Seamstress (uncredited)

Lumsden Hare ... Professor Roget (uncredited)
Teddy Infuhr ... Son (uncredited)

James Kirkwood ... Board Member (uncredited)
Isabel La Mal ... Woman at Accident (uncredited)

Gene Lockhart ... Bit Part (uncredited)

Miles Mander ... Businessman (uncredited)
George Meader ... Singing Professor (uncredited)
Dickie Meyers ... Master Michaud (uncredited)
Noel Mills ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)
Leo Mostovoy ... Photographer (uncredited)

Alan Napier ... Dr. Bladh (uncredited)

Moroni Olsen ... President of Businessman's Board (uncredited)
Maria Page ... Woman at Accident (uncredited)

Gigi Perreau ... Eve at 18 Months (uncredited)
Francis Pierlot ... Monsieur Michaud (uncredited)

Nita Pike ... Woman at Accident (uncredited)
Dorothy Raye ... Nurse (uncredited)

Almira Sessions ... Madame Michaud (uncredited)

Arthur Shields ... Businessman (uncredited)

Wyndham Standing ... King Oscar (uncredited)

Ray Teal ... Driver (uncredited)

Charles Trowbridge ... Board Member (uncredited)
Michael Visaroff ... Proud Papa (uncredited)
Marek Windheim ... Jewelry Salesman (uncredited)
Frederick Worlock ... Businessman (uncredited)
Eustace Wyatt ... Doctor (uncredited)

Directed by
Mervyn LeRoy 
Albert Lewin (fired) (uncredited)
 
Writing credits
Paul Osborn (screen play) and
Hans Rameau (screen play) (as Paul H. Rameau)

Ève Curie (book "Madame Curie") (as Eve Curie)

Aldous Huxley  uncredited
Walter Reisch  contributing writer (uncredited)

Produced by
Sidney Franklin .... producer
E.J. Mannix .... executive producer (uncredited)
 
Original Music by
Herbert Stothart (musical score)
 
Cinematography by
Joseph Ruttenberg (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Harold F. Kress (film editor)
 
Art Direction by
Cedric Gibbons 
 
Set Decoration by
Edwin B. Willis (set decorations)
 
Costume Design by
Irene (costume supervision)
 
Makeup Department
Jack Dawn .... makeup creator
 
Production Management
Robert Cannon .... unit manager (uncredited)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Tom Andre .... assistant director (uncredited)
Harry Beaumont .... second unit director (uncredited)
Hugh Boswell .... assistant director (uncredited)
Al Shenberg .... first assistant director (uncredited)
Wallace Worsley Jr. .... assistant director (uncredited)
Wallace Worsley Jr. .... second assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Paul Groesse .... associate art director
Hugh Hunt .... associate set decorator
 
Sound Department
Douglas Shearer .... recording director
 
Special Effects by
Warren Newcombe .... special effects
 
Camera and Electrical Department
James Hackett .... assistant camera (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Irene Sharaff .... associate costume supervisor (as Sharaff)
Gile Steele .... costumes: men's
Eugene Joseff .... costume jeweller (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Daniele Amfitheatrof .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
William Axt .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Murray Cutter .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Bronislau Kaper .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
David Snell .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Edward Ward .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Franz Waxman .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Eugene Zador .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Rudolph M. Langer .... technical advisor (uncredited)
 
Crew verified as complete


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Runtime:
124 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Sound System)
Certification:
Argentina:Atp | Australia:PG | Finland:S | Sweden:Btl | UK:U | USA:Not Rated (DVD Rating) | USA:Passed (National Board of Review) | USA:Approved (PCA #9500) | USA:TV-PG (TV Rating)

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Trivia:
This film's television premiere took place in Seattle Tuesday 4 December 1956 on KING (Channel 5), followed by Hartford CT 8 February 1957 on WHCT (Channel 18), by Portland OR 17 February 1957 on KGW (Channel 8), by Syracuse 24 February 1957 on WHEN (Channel 8), by Honolulu 7 May 1957 on KHVH (Channel 13), by Los Angeles 14 June 1957 on KTTV (Channel 11), by Philadelphia Friday 20 September 1957 on WFIL (Channel 6), by Altoona PA 18 October 1957 on WFBG (Channel 10), by Chicago 23 November 1957 on WBBM (Channel 2), by 20 April 1958 on KGO (Channel 7), by New York City 2 September 1958 on WCBS (Channel 2), and by Minneapolis 13 October 1958 on WTCN (Channel 11).See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When his parents come over for dinner, Pierre comes out of the kitchen to get his coat twice.See more »
Quotes:
Pierre Curie:No true scientist can have anything to do with women.See more »
Soundtrack:
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little StarSee more »

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