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Marie Antoinette

Marie Antoinette(1938)

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Brief Synopsis

Lavish biography of the French queen who "let them eat cake."

Cast & Crew

Norma Shearer Marie Antoinette
Tyrone Power Count Axel de Fersen
John Barrymore King Louis XV
Robert Morley King Louis XVI
Anita Louise Princess de Lamballe
Joseph Schildkraut Duke d'Orleans
Gladys George Madame du Barry
Henry Stephenson Count de Mercey
Barnett Parker Prince de Rohan
Reginald Gardiner Comte d'Artois
Henry Daniell La Motte

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles premiere: 8 Jul 1938
Release Date:  1938 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White (Sepiatone) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  157 or 160 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • correction of previous review

    kevin sellers 2017-10-11

    Wrote Lionel when I meant John.Hate it when I do that. Don't think LB would have made as good a Luis 15 as his kid brother. Sorry for the mistake. MORE>

  • marie antoinette

    kevin sellers 2017-10-11

    Snail paced yet slapdash epic (MGM shoulda sprung for the elegant Rouben Mamoulian as director 'stead of Ol One Take Woody Van Dyke) that is... MORE>

  • Forget the Costumes

    Maria Ramos 2015-11-25

    Forget the costumes, it's the acting. Norma Shearer should have won the Oscar! Her performance from beginning to the end was superb. It was the small... MORE>