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Angelique: The Road to Versailles (1965)

Merveilleuse Angélique (original title)
Not Rated | | Adventure, History, Romance | 7 July 1965 (France)
In the second of the Angélique series, the heroine joins a group of bandits, rescues her children, becomes a successful businesswoman, and once again becomes entangled in politics and matters of the heart.

Director:

Bernard Borderie

Writers:

Anne Golon (novel), Serge Golon (novel) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michèle Mercier ... Angélique de Peyrac
Claude Giraud ... Philippe de Plessis-Bellières
Jean Rochefort ... Desgrez
Jean-Louis Trintignant ... Claude le Petit, dit Le poète croté
Giuliano Gemma ... Nicolas
Claire Maurier Claire Maurier ... Ninon de Lenclos
Ernst Schröder Ernst Schröder ... Le capitaine du Châtelet
Charles Regnier Charles Regnier ... Conan Becker
Jacques Toja Jacques Toja ... Louis XIV
François Maistre François Maistre ... Prionce de Condé
Robert Porte Robert Porte ... Monsieur
Denise Provence Denise Provence ... Barbe
Noël Roquevert ... Maître Bourjus, l'aubergiste
Rosalba Neri ... La Polak
Elizabeth Ercy ... Rosine (as Elisabeth Ercy)
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Storyline

This is the second in the Angélique series. Picking up where the previous adventure ended, Angélique joins her childhood friend Nicolas and his band of bandits. But when tragedy hits, the beautiful and ever resourceful Angélique finds a way to move on. She rescues her children, becomes a successful businesswoman by running her own restaurant, and becomes entangled in politics. But where will her heart lead her next...? Written by L. Hamre

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Country:

France | Italy | West Germany

Language:

French

Release Date:

7 July 1965 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Angelique: The Road to Versailles See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Sound System)

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 46213 delivered on 23-12-1965. See more »

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Followed by Angelique and the King (1966) See more »

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The ultimate sentimental cloak and dagger story
4 October 1999 | by radlovSee all my reviews

How is it possible that no one before wrote a review of this movie and that only 11 persons voted on it? Maybe the predominantly American audience of IMDb is not much aware of French movies. French ladies (and especially young ladies!) and gentlemen, give your comments! The honor of France is at stake. The movies of the "Angelique" series are the ULTIMATE SENTIMENTAL CLOAK AND DAGGER STORY! A whole generation of French (and not only French!!) teenagers has swooned over these movies. So much adventure, splendid 17th century costumes, romantic love, faith and treason, it is all there! Of course the events often transgress the limits of what is credible, but who cares? Just don't be ashamed of enjoying these movies! And, of course, Michèle Mercier is splendid as the incredibly seductive and courageous heroine "Angelique".


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