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145 Ratings


Directed by Roland Joffé
Belgium, France, 2000
Biography, Drama, Romance


A man hoping to win the favor of a King finds that his heart has gotten in the way in this lavishly-produced comedy-drama.

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Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2001 | Nominee: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

César Awards

2001 | Winner: Best Production Design

2001 | Nominee: Best Costume Design


2000 | Winner: Silver Frog

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