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Start the Revolution Without Me (1970)  link to Start the Revolution Without Me on IMDb  

Number: Yellow 86

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IMDb Rating:
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6.6/10 (2142 votes)

Country: French, 90 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, French

Genre(s): Comedy, History

Director(s): Bud Yorkin

Cast: Gene Wilder (as Claude / Philippe), Donald Sutherland (as Charles / Pierre), Hugh Griffith (as King Louis XVI), Jack MacGowran (as Jacques), Billie Whitelaw (as Queen Marie Antoinette)

Medium: Original DVD,

Subtitles: English, French, Spanish

Plot Outline: An account of the adventures of two sets of identical twins, badly scrambled at birth, on the eve of the French Revolution. One set is haughty and aristocratic, the other poor and somewhat dim. They find themselves involved in palace intrigues as history happens around them. Based, very loosely, on Dickens's _A Tale of Two Cities_, Dumas's _The Corsican Brothers_, etc.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.78:1

Apr 26, 2017