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Farewell, My Queen

Overview


Genre :

Drama, History

Release Date :

July 13, 2012 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Benoit Jacquot

Starring :

Diane Kruger, Lea Seydoux, Virginie Ledoyen, Xavier Beauvois, Noemie Lvovsky

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

“..the film has its own charm, a matter-of-fact treatment of lesbianism and magnifique costumes and settings guaranteed to please Upper East Side patrons..”
by Deborah Young [Hollywood Reporter]
Review rate : C

“..its flat schematism only highlights that the backdrops had a better story to tell..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
“..Farewell My Queen rarely slows down or reaches deep enough to let us feel in our hearts the psychological and historical tragedies we grasp in our heads..”
by Jon Frosch [The Atlantic]
“..a well-observed but emotionally muted costume drama that might well have been titled "My Week With Marie Antoinette"..”
by Justin Chang [Variety]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
Reviewed by Richard Brody [New Yorker]
Reviewed by Melissa Anderson [Village Voice]
Reviewed by Mark Jenkins [NPR]
Reviewed by Kenneth Turan [Los Angeles Times]
Reviewed by Manohla Dargis [New York Times]

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