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Angelique and the King -- King Louis XIV asks Angelique to undertake a mission concerning the Persian ambassador. She eventually agrees. The diplomat soon falls in love with her and when she resists, takes her into captivity.


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31 January 1966 (France) See more »
In the third of the Angélique series, the heroine is sent on a mission by King Louis XIV, and later finds herself the subject of rumors. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Michèle Mercier ... Angélique de Plessis-Bellière
Robert Hossein ... Jeoffrey de Peyrac

Jean Rochefort ... Desgrez
Jacques Toja ... Louis XIV
Sami Frey ... Bachtiary Bey
Estella Blain ... De Montespan
Fred Williams ... Ràkóczi
Pasquale Martino ... Savary
Jean Parédès ... Saint-Amon
René Lefèvre ... Colbert (as René Lefebvre)
Michel Galabru ... Bontemps
Philippe Lemaire ... de Vardes
Ann Smyrner ... Thérèse
Carol Le Besque ... La Desoeillet
Michel Thomass ... M. de Bonchef
Robert Favart ... Le chirurgien)
Roberto ... Barcarolle (as Le Nain Roberto)
Claude Giraud ... Philippe de Plessis-Bellières
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Claire Athana ... La reine (uncredited)
Joëlle Bernard ... La Voisin (uncredited)
Valérie Boisgel ... (uncredited)
Jean Degrave ... Le domestique d'Angèle (uncredited)
Jean Gold ... Un courtisan (uncredited)
Jacques Hilling ... Molinès (uncredited)
Patrice Huet ... Petit rôle (uncredited)
Dany Jacquet ... Une dame de la cour (uncredited)
Viviane Landford ... Petit rôle (uncredited)

Jean Lefebvre ... L'apothicaire (uncredited)
Dominique Zardi ... Un participant à la messe noire (uncredited)

Directed by
Bernard Borderie 
Writing credits
Anne Golon (novel) &
Serge Golon (novel)

Alain Decaux (adaptation) and
Bernard Borderie (adaptation) and
Francis Cosne (adaptation)

Pascal Jardin (dialogue)

Produced by
Francis Cosne .... producer
Raymond Borderie .... producer (uncredited)
Original Music by
Michel Magne 
Cinematography by
Henri Persin 
Film Editing by
Christian Gaudin 
Art Direction by
Robert Giordani 
Costume Design by
Rosine Delamare 
Makeup Department
Huguette LaLaurette .... hair stylist
Maguy Vernadet .... key makeup artist
Production Management
Georges Demas .... unit manager
Henri Jaquillard .... production manager
Paul Lemaire .... unit manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Tony Aboyantz .... assistant director
Paul Nuytens .... assistant director
Art Department
Roger Joint .... set dresser
Jean Mandaroux .... assistant art director
Louis Seuret .... set dresser
Italo Tomassi .... scenic artist (uncredited)
Sound Department
Jean Nény .... sound mixer
René Sarazin .... sound engineer
Camera and Electrical Department
Gilles Bonneau .... camera operator
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Marie Gromtseff .... seamstress
Ferdinand Junker .... key costumer
Editorial Department
Isabel García de Herreros .... assistant editor
Other crew
Lily Hargous .... script supervisor
Crew believed to be complete

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Also Known As:
"Angélique et le roy" - France (original title)
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Germany:100 min
Color (Eastmancolor)
Aspect Ratio:
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Italian censorship visa # 44732 delivered on 22-2-1965.See more »
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Nice costume period drama!, 17 August 2014
Author: petarmatic from Sarajevo B&H

I liked the first film of this series and I stumbled across the third part. Costumes and cinematography are great, and there a lot of twists and turns in the plot.

Acting is very good as well, and it made me a worth wile to watch. I really think they made these films with excellence and interest in a detail.

There is too much of romance involved, I guess that age was that way. today it is a whole different matter.

France was beautiful then as it is today. Scene of Angelique riding south is a memorable one!

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