The President's Lady

The President's Lady (1953)

They branded her adulteress!

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1953-05-21
  • User Rating: 7.8/10 from 5 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 36min
  • Production Company: 20th Century Fox
  • Production Country: United States of America
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The story of president Andrew Jackson from his early years, through his meeting with and subsequent marriage to Rachel Donelson Robards. The plot concentrates on the later scandal concerning the legality of their marriage and how they overcame the difficulties.

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  • Susan Hayward

    as Rachel Donaldson
  • Charlton Heston

    as Andrew Jackson
  • John McIntire

    as John Overton
  • Fay Bainter

    as Mrs. Donaldson
  • Ruth Attaway

    as Moll
  • Margaret Wycherly

    as Mrs. Robards
  • Gladys Hurlbut

    as Mrs. Phariss
  • Carl Betz

    as Charles Dickinson
  • John George

    as Spectator at Speech (uncredited)
  • Nina Varela

    as Mrs. "Peachblossom" Stark
  • Ralph Dumke

    as Col. Stark
Art Lyle R. Wheeler Art Direction
Sound Alfred Newman Original Music Composer
Camera Leo Tover Director of Photography
Editing William B. Murphy Editor
Costume & Make-Up Charles Le Maire Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Renié Costume Design
Directing Henry Levin Director
Production Henry Levin Producer
Writing John Patrick Writer
Art Leland Fuller Art Direction
Writing Irving Stone Novel
Art Paul S. Fox Set Decoration