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Title Vatel [videorecording] / Miramax Films and Gaumont and Legende Entreprises present a film by Roland Joffe ; Legende Entreprises-Gaumont, in association with Nomad, Timothy Burrill Productions Ltd., T.F.1. Films International, with the participation of Canal+ ; original screenplay by Jeanne Labrune ; English adaptation by Tom Stoppard ; produced by Alain Goldman and Roland Joffe.

Imprint Burbank, Calif. : Miramax Home Entertainment, c2001.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 V452 2001    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, NTSC region 1, Dolby digital sound.
Language Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Cast Gerard Depardieu, Uma Thurman, Tim Roth, Timothy Spall, Julian Glover, Julian Sands.
Credits Director of photography, Robert Frasse ; editor, Noelle Boisson ; music, Ennio Morricone ; costume designer, Yvonne Sassinot de Nesle ; production designer, Jean Rabasse.
Note Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1).
Originally released as a motion picture in 2000.
Special features: The costumes of Vatel.
Summary The Duc de Conde's employee, Francois Vatel, is in charge of cooking, and preparing shows for the French King Louis XIV when he visits the castle of Chantilly, owned by de Conde. If Vatel can impress the King, de Conde will gain his favors, and the destiny of France will change. While the King is visiting and three days of banquets ensue, Vatel falls in love with the King's mistress.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13.
Subject Vatel, Francois, d. 1671 -- Drama.
Kings and rulers -- Paramours -- Drama.
Louis XIV, King of France, 1638-1715 -- Drama.
Historical films.
Feature films.
Genre/Form Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Joffe, Roland, 1945-
Goldman, Alain.
Labrune, Jeanne, 1950-
Stoppard, Tom, 1937-
Depardieu, Gerard, 1948-
Thurman, Uma.
Roth, Tim, 1961-
Spall, Timothy, 1957-
Glover, Julian, 1935-
Sands, Julian, 1958-
Miramax Films.
Gaumont (Firm)
Legende Entreprises.
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0788827014
9780788827013
Standard No. 786936145083
Music No. 21684 Miramax Home Entertainment
Standard No. AU@ 000043687500

 
    
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