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Napoleon and Josephine: A Love Story 

Epic story about the romance between the most powerful man in the world and the woman who conquered his heart.
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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Armand Assante ...  Napoleon Bonaparte 3 episodes, 1987
Jacqueline Bisset ...  Josephine de Beauharnais 3 episodes, 1987
Stephanie Beacham ...  Therese Tallien 3 episodes, 1987
Anthony Higgins ...  Joseph Bonaparte 3 episodes, 1987
Nickolas Grace ...  Lord Nelson 3 episodes, 1987
Jane Lapotaire ...  Letizia Bonaparte 3 episodes, 1987
Patrick Cassidy ...  Capt. Hippolyte Charles 3 episodes, 1987
William Lucking ...  Sgt. Dupont 3 episodes, 1987
Jean-Pierre Stewart Jean-Pierre Stewart ...  Barras 3 episodes, 1987
John Vickery ...  Bourrienne 3 episodes, 1987
Leigh Taylor-Young ...  Madame de Stael 3 episodes, 1987
Ione Skye ...  Pauline Bonaparte 3 episodes, 1987
Anthony Perkins ...  Talleyrand 3 episodes, 1987
Paul Brooke ...  Junot 3 episodes, 1987
Jeremy Brudenell Jeremy Brudenell ...  Louis Bonaparte 3 episodes, 1987
Simon Chandler ...  LeClerc 3 episodes, 1987
Paul Geoffrey ...  Murat 3 episodes, 1987
Julie Graham ...  Caroline Bonaparte 3 episodes, 1987
Jane Gurnett Jane Gurnett ...  Eliza Bonaparte 3 episodes, 1987
Colin Bruce Colin Bruce ...  Lucien Bonaparte 2 episodes, 1987
Natalie Forbes Natalie Forbes ...  Yvonne Grande 2 episodes, 1987
Sally Bretton ...  Hortense de Beauharnais as Child 2 episodes, 1987
Emma Bowe Emma Bowe ...  Hortense de Beauharnais 2 episodes, 1987
Nolan Hemmings Nolan Hemmings ...  Eugene de Beauharnais as Child 2 episodes, 1987
Paul Herzberg Paul Herzberg ...  Cpl. Marchand 2 episodes, 1987
Dominic Jephcott ...  Villeforte 2 episodes, 1987
Pascale Kalensky Pascale Kalensky ...  Louise 2 episodes, 1987
Stephen Schwartz Stephen Schwartz ...  Eugene de Beauharnais 2 episodes, 1987
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Epic story about the romance between the most powerful man in the world and the woman who conquered his heart.

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History | Romance | War

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English

Release Date:

10 November 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Napoleon and Josephine: A Love Story See more »

Filming Locations:

Chantilly, Oise, France See more »

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Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Jane Lapotaire is less than five years older than her screen son Armand Assante. See more »

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Composed by Luigi Boccherini
[Napoleon dances with Josephine]
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14 September 2018 | by orestamateescuSee all my reviews

Sure, not the historical accuracy represents its great virtue. But the more than reasonable Armand Assante as Bonaparte, the splendid Taleyrand by Anthony Perkins, the romanticism and the lovely performance of Jacqueline Bisset. It is a soap opera and its basic virtue is to look for be more one of many films from the genre using history as pretext. A nice serie about a love story. And that is ennough for see it.


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