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Farewell, My Queen (Les adieux a la reine)

Rating:R (for brief graphic nudity and language)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:July 13, 2012
Running time:100 minutes
Cast:Léa Seydoux, Diane Kruger, Virginie Ledoyen, Xavier Beauvois, Noémie Lvovsky
Director:Benoit Jacquot
Producer:Christophe Valette, Jean-Pierre Guerin, Kristina Larsen, Pedro Uriol
Writer:Chantal Thomas, Gilles Taurand, Benoit Jacquot
Distributor:Cohen Media Group

Description: Versailles in July 1789. There's growing disquiet at the court of King Louis XVI: the people are defiant and the country is on the brink of revolution. Behind the scenes at the royal palaces emergency plans are being made. Although nobody believes that this spells the end of the established order everyone is talking of escape, including Queen Marie Antoinette and her entourage. One of Marie Antoinette's ladies-in-waiting is Sidonie Laborde who, as the Queen's reader, is a member of the monarch's inner circle. Little does she know that she is about to witness the downfall of her beloved queen.

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