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Jefferson In Paris

PG-13| 2 hr. 19 min.

Plot Summary
His wife having recently died, Thomas Jefferson (Nick Nolte) accepts the post of United States ambassador to pre-revolutionary France, though he finds it difficult to adjust to life in a country where the aristocracy subjugates an increasingly restless peasantry. In Paris, he becomes smitten with cultured artist Maria Cosway (Greta Scacchi), but, when his daughter visits from Virginia accompanied by her attractive slave, Sally Hemings (Thandie Newton), Jefferson's attentions are diverted.

Cast: Nick Nolte , Greta Scacchi , Jean-Pierre Aumont , Simon Callow , Seth Gilliam , James Earl Jones , Michael Lonsdale , Nancy Marchand

Director: James Ivory

Genres: Historical drama

Jefferson In Paris (1995)

Release Date: March 31st, 1995|2 hr. 19 min.

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