The Taking of Power by Louis XIV
Jean-Marie Patte stars as the flamboyant Louis XIV, the "Sun King" of 17th-century France, in this historical drama from acclaimed director Roberto Rossellini. When chief minister Cardinal Mazarin (Silvagni) perishes, young Louis begins his ascent to power. Filled with tales of intrigue, betrayal and decadence, this biographical film co-stars Raymond Jourdan, Katharina Renn, Dominique Vincent and Françoise Ponty.
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- Roberto Rossellini
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
French: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; cast and crew interviews.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it