The President's Lady
The President's Lady is a 1953 biographical film of the life of American president, Andrew Jackson, and his marriage to Rachel Donelson Robards. The film was made by 20th Century Fox, directed by Henry Levin, and produced by Sol C. Siegel with Levin as associate producer. The screenplay was by John Patrick, based on the 1951 novel by Irving Stone, the music score by Alfred Newman, and the cinematography by Leo Tover.
|The President's Lady|
Original French film poster
|Directed by||Henry Levin|
|Produced by||Sol C. Siegel|
|Written by||Irving Stone (novel)|
|Music by||Alfred Newman|
|Edited by||William B. Murphy|
|Distributed by||20th Century Fox|
|May 21, 1953|
|Box office||$1.35 million (US rentals)|
Charlton Heston played Andrew Jackson once again in The Buccaneer.
- Susan Hayward - Rachel Donelson
- Charlton Heston - Andrew Jackson
- John McIntire - John Overton
- Fay Bainter - Mrs. Donaldson
- Whitfield Connor - Lewis Robards
- Carl Betz - Charles Dickinson
- Gladys Hurlbut - Mrs. Phariss
- Ruth Attaway - Moll
- Charles Dingle - Capt. Irwin
- Nina Varela - Mrs. 'Peachblossom' Stark
- Margaret Wycherly - Mrs. Robards
- Ralph Dumke - Col. Stark
- Solomon, Aubrey. Twentieth Century Fox: A Corporate and Financial History (The Scarecrow Filmmakers Series). Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press, 1989. ISBN 978-0-8108-4244-1. p248
- 'The Top Box Office Hits of 1953', Variety, January 13, 1954
- "Tribute to Jackson and His Wife". The New York Times. May 22, 1953. Retrieved May 31, 2017.
- Krebs, Albin (August 28, 1989). "Irving Stone, Author of 'Lust for Life,' Dies at 86". The New York Times. Retrieved May 31, 2017.
- "NY Times: The President's Lady". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-12-21.