The Lady and the Duke
PG-13| 2 hr. 3 min.
The tale of a beautiful, royalist English gentlewoman living perilously in France during the Revolution, and her sometimes affectionate, sometimes tempestuous relationship with Philippe, Duke of Orleans, a cousin of King Louis XVI but nonetheless a supporter of revolutionary ideas. The Lady manages to persuade the Duke to rescue an outlaw, but fails to keep him from voting for the King's execution.
Director: Eric Rohmer
Genres: Historical drama
Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics