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The Affair of the Necklace

2001 Rated R 1hr 57m

When she and her family have their royal titles stripped by the crown, 18th-century French countess Jeanne de la Motte Valois (Hilary Swank) schemes with her lover (Simon Baker), her husband (Adrien Brody) and a mysterious Italian count (Christopher Walken) to obtain a diamond necklace worth millions. Joely Richardson co-stars as French queen Marie Antoinette in this period drama that earned an Oscar nod for its lavish costumes.

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Movie Details

2002 Academy Award®
  • Best Costume Design nominee
Some sexuality.
Common Sense rating OK for kids 16+
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 2.35:1


English, French, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 5.1

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; trailers; deleted scenes; outtakes; director's commentary; making-of featurettes; cast and crew information.