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Queen Margot (1994)  link to Queen Margot on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: Yellow 79

cover Queen Margot

IMDb Rating:
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7.5/10 (13743 votes)

Country: French, 159 minutes

Spoken Languages: French

Genre(s): Drama, Crime, Romance, History, Biography

Director(s): Patrice Chéreau

Cast: Isabelle Adjani (as Marguerite de Valois dite La Reine Margot), Daniel Auteuil (as Henri de Navarre), Jean-Hugues Anglade (as Charles IX), Vincent Perez (as La Môle), Virna Lisi (as Catherine de Médicis)

Medium: Original DVD,

Subtitles: English

Plot Outline: The night of August 24, 1572, is known as the Massacre of St. Bartholomew. In France a religious war is raging. In order to impose peace a forced wedding is arranged between Margot de Valois, sister of the immature Catholic King Charles IX, and the Hugenot King Henri of Navarre. Catherine of Medici maintains her behind-the-scenes power by ordering assaults, poisonings, and instigations to incest.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Apr 26, 2017