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Madame Curie

Madame Curie is a 1943 biographical film about Marie Curie's life and the work she did with her husband Pierre Curie in the discovery of radium. The story is adapted from the biography Madame Curie by Eve Curie, a daughter of Marie Curie and Pierre Curie. The film is directed by Mervyn LeRoy and stars Greer Garson as Marie Curie, Walter Pidgeon as Pierre Curie, Henry Travers as Eugene Curie, and Albert Bassermann as Prof. Jean Perot. The film begins with Marie Sklodowska who is a poor, idealistic student living in Paris and studying at the Sorbonne, and ends with a speech Marie Curie gives at the 25th anniversary celebration of the discovery of radium, expressing her belief that science is the path to a better world.

Madame Curie (1943 film)


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Marie Curie - wikipedia
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Marie Curie and The Science of Radioactivity
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Marie Curie, A Biography
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In the Footsteps of Marie Curie
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Madame Curie
Author: Eve Curie; translated by Vincent Sheean. Subject: Marie Curie. Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd., London. Language: English. Book contributor: BRAOU.