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Marquis de Sade (1996)

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Based on the true story of the notorious Marquis de Sade. In 18th century Paris, an innocent beauty's search for her missing sister leads her into the deadly sensuous realm of the infamous ... See full summary »

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Justine
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Inspector Marais
Charlotte Nielsen ...
Juliette
Irina Malysheva ...
Madame de Montreuil
Aleksandr Belyavskiy ...
Judge de Bory (as Alexander Beliavskiy)
Igor Yasulovich ...
Father Paul
Irina Nizina ...
Renée
Tatyana Mitrushina ...
Madame de Florville (as Tatiana Mitrushina)
Aleksandr Rezalin ...
Latour (as Alexander Rezalin)
Mikhail Shevchuk ...
Gaufridy (as Mikhail Shevechuk)
Natasia Vilenskaya ...
Colette (as Natalia Vilenskaya)
Tatyana Novik ...
Rose (as Tatiana Novik)
Aleksandr Yatsko ...
Guard #1 (as Alexander Yatsko)
Yuri Oleynikov ...
Guard #2 (as Yuri Olennikov)
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Based on the true story of the notorious Marquis de Sade. In 18th century Paris, an innocent beauty's search for her missing sister leads her into the deadly sensuous realm of the infamous Marquis de Sade. Imprisoned for his sordid crimes, the Marquis likewise has the beauty morally trapped... for she must help him complete his banned book of lust, or never learn the fate of her sister. It becomes a test of wills and wit, as the Marquis attempts to convert her to his deviously sexual philosophy. When the Marquis escapes his prison, she must follow him to his remote chateau of sin to finally discover her sister's fate, and to face her own. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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Rated R for strong, perverse sexuality, some violence, and brief language | See all certifications »
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Marquis de Sade: This will be a night to tell your illegitimate grandsons about, my friends.
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Boring, bad cinematography and not very good actors
23 July 2003 | by See all my reviews

This movie is not very bad tjough. But one cannot find anything new about the personality of Marquis de Sade from this movie. The movie tries to stay on the borderline between erotic and insightful and it cannot succeed at either. The cinematography is really bad (straigh-to video quality)


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