The Princess of Montpensier (2010)

The Princess of Montpensier (2010)

  • 8.5
  • 139 mins
  • Romance, Action, Drama, History


In 16th-century France, Marie de Mezières marries for her father's political gain, and when war breaks out, she becomes exposed to sexual and political intrigues of court.

Short Review

(Bertrand Tavernier) has made an intimate epic, as coolly calculated as a chess match, in which blood on the battlefield and on the bedsheets is the fuel of economic and political power and masculine pride.