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La révolution française (1989)  link to La révolution française on IMDb  

Number: 579

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IMDb Rating:
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7.6/10 (849 votes)

Country: French, 360 minutes

Spoken Languages: French

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, War, History

Director(s): Robert Enrico, Richard T. Heffron

Cast: Klaus Maria Brandauer (as Georges-Jacques Danton), Jane Seymour (as Marie Antoinette), François Cluzet (as Camille Desmoulins), Jean-François Balmer (as Louis XVI), Andrzej Seweryn (as Maximilien-Marie-Isidore De Robespierre)

Medium: Original DVD,

Plot Outline: A history of the French Revolution from the decision of the king to convene the Etats-Generaux in 1789 in order to deal with France's debt problem. The first part of the movie tells the story from 1789 until August 10, 1792 (when the King Louis XVI lost all his authority and was put in prison). The second part carries the story through the end of the terror in 1794, including the deaths by guillotine of Louis XVI, Marie-Antoinette, Danton, and Desmoulins.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.66:1

Apr 26, 2017