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Il était une fois Jean-Sébastien Bach (2003)

 |  Drama  |  13 August 2003 (France)
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J.S. BACH: THE MUSIC, THE LIFE, THE LEGEND is a dramatic look at the life of Johann Sebastian Bach, a man who dedicated his life to the service of music.

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Christian Vadim ...
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Cédric Vallet ...
Jean-Christophe Bach
Daniel Duault ...
Le duc de Weimar
Gwenaël Foucher ...
Alain Floret ...
Monsieur Buxtehüde
Jean Léger ...
Le pasteur d'Arnstadt
Raphaëlle Lenoble ...
Alexandra Buxtehüde
Annette Schreiber ...
Margaretha Bach
Patrick Colucci
Patrick Tessari
Alain Courtioux
Michael Berreby
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J.S. BACH: THE MUSIC, THE LIFE, THE LEGEND is a dramatic look at the life of Johann Sebastian Bach, a man who dedicated his life to the service of music.

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I have little knowledge about Johan Sebastian Bach, but I liked this movie anyways. Maybe it was because I wasn't critical? The costumes were nice and I liked the actors. It was interesting that he was such a humble man. And that he loved both his wife. I also liked that he seemed like a good father. I think his brother was a little arrogant. I wonder what kind of music Bach would have listened to had he been transported with a time machine to our time? I wish there were movies about other famous people like this. I am happy I am not living in the 17th century, because I think it would be nasty to be operated on by a quack doctor.


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