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A sweeping account of the reign of terror following the French Revolution. Focuses on the title character (wonderfully portrayed by Depardieu) and is directed with searching parallels to modern-day Poland by that country's premier filmmaker, Andrzej Wajda. Well-done period sets round out a memorable film. In French with English subtitles.

Sony Pictures Home Video, Sony Pictures Plz., 10202 W. Washington Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232, Phone: (310)244-7306, Fax: (310)280-2485, URL: http://www.spe.sony.com, Remarks: Formerly Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment

Available on Running time 136 minutes. Originally from Polish, French.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Historical Drama, Period Piece: 18th Century, War, General, France, 4 Bones
Screenplay
Jean-Claude Carriere, Agnieszka Holland, Boleslaw Michalek, Jacek Gasiorowski, Andrzej Wajda
Cast
Gerard Depardieu, Wojciech Pszoniak, Patrice Chereau, Angela Winkler, Boguslaw Linda
Director
Andrzej Wajda
Producer
Les Films Du Losange Maragret Meneg

Awards

British Acad. 1983: Foreign Film; Cesar 1983: Director (Wajda); Montreal World Film Fest. 1983: Actor (Depardieu).

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