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Let Joy Reign Supreme

Que la fête commence

directed by Bertrand Tavernier
France 1975
  • 119 min
3.2
19 Ratings

Synopsis

Let Joy Reign Supreme, is a detailed and character-dense look at French monarchy, diplomacy and debauchery on the threshold of bloody insurrection. Philippe Noiret plays the infamous Philippe d’Orleans, uncrowned king of a nation divided by appalling poverty and riddled with conspiracy.