Overall Rank: 5184
Average Rating: 2.6/4
# of Ratings: 143
Theatrical Release Date: 10/20/2006
Genre: Drama, Historical
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Sofia Coppola
Actors: Kirsten Dunst, Rip Torn, Jason Schwartzman, Molly Shannon, Asia Argento, Jamie Dornan
Plot: The Biography of the Queen of France, Marie Antoinette, from birth to death told in a new era way.
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dukeakasmudge - wrote on 08/24/2011
I watched half the movie with my eyes closed
mitchellyoung - wrote on 07/26/2011
Killer soundtrack, stellar acting, but a bloated plot that meanders more than it tells a story. With a sharper screenplay, this flick could have risen from "sometimes good" to "great."
Jenna - wrote on 06/29/2011
Very much like being deep inside a beautiful painting from the era, it's choice of color and music is exquisite. Sounds from the Strokes, Siouxsie and the Banshees, and Bow Wow Wow gives this film the edge that puts it on a pedastal so high on Sofia Coppola could achieve. The acting is genius, the people are beautiful. I do believe the real Marie Antoinette would be quite impressed.
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Topher - wrote on 07/22/2007
Marie Antoinette was the Original Material Girl (OMG!), a bizarre and beautiful cultural artifact of one of the most privileged societies ever, according to Sofia Coppola's film. Coppola's vision goes to great lengths to imply a similarity between Antoinette and the Power Consumer Paris-esque Party Chicks of the Roaring Twenty-Odds: a montage featuring shoes and candy, late night hook-up gossip, annoying little dog-rats.
If you worship Paris Hilton, you will fetishize this movie. If you believe Hilton will be publically decapitated during the coming revolution, you will wish Coppola spent more time chronicalling the economics of privilege and exploitation, namely Antoinette's role in bankrupting France, and less time masturbating to the princess life=style.
Yet the movie …
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