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1 hr. 55 min.

Plot Summary
Adapted by Peter Brook from his renowned stage production, this period drama depicts French writer and aristocrat Marquis de Sade (Patrick Magee) directing a performance while institutionalized in an asylum. Relating the death of revolutionary Jean-Paul Marat (Ian Richardson) at the hand of Charlotte Corday (Glenda Jackson, in her first major role), the play, also starring de Sade, sees the disturbed mental patients become increasingly unruly during the course of the story.

Cast: Ian Richardson , Patrick Magee , Glenda Jackson , Clifford Rose , Michael Williams , Freddie Jones , Hugh Sullivan , Jonathan Burn

Director: Peter Brook

Genres: Drama

Distributor: United Artists

Marat/Sade (1967)

Release Date: February 22nd, 1967|1 hr. 55 min.

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