Du Barry, Woman of Passion

Du Barry, Woman of Passion is a 1930 American pre-Code dramatic film starring Norma Talmadge, produced by her husband Joseph Schenck, released through United Artists, and based on a 1901 stage play Du Barry written and produced by David Belasco and starring Mrs. Leslie Carter.

Du Barry, Woman of Passion
Film poster
Directed bySam Taylor
Produced byJoseph M. Schenck
Written byDavid Belasco (play)
Sam Taylor (adaptation)
StarringNorma Talmadge
CinematographyOliver T. Marsh
Edited byAllen McNeil
Distributed byUnited Artists
Release date
October 11, 1930
Running time
90 minutes (10 reels)
CountryUnited States

This film is the second talking picture of silent star Talmadge and also her last motion picture. Prints of this film survive in the Library of Congress.[1][2]


See also


  1. The American Film Institute Catalog of films 1921-1930 by The American Film Institute, c. 1971
  2. Du Barry, a play produced on Broadway at the Criterion Theatre, December 25, 1901 to May 1902; IBDB.com; accessed December 14, 2017.
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