La Reine Margot (1954 film)

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La Reine Margot (French: Queen Margot) is a 1954 French-Italian adventure historical drama film directed by Jean Dréville, scripted by Abel Gance from the 1845 novel La Reine Margot by Alexandre Dumas.[1] It stars Jeanne Moreau, Armando Francioli and Françoise Rosay. The film is also known under the alternative title A Woman of Evil.

La Reine Margot
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Directed byJean Dréville
Screenplay byAbel Gance
Based onLa Reine Margot
by Alexandre Dumas
Produced byPierre Gurgo-Salice
Adolphe Osso
Claude Pessis
StarringJeanne Moreau
Armando Francioli
Françoise Rosay
CinematographyHenri Alekan
Roger Hubert
Edited byGabriel Rongier
Music byPaul Misraki
Lux Compagnie Cinématographique de France
Films Vendôme
Lux Film
Distributed byLux Film
Release date
25 November 1954
Running time
93 minutes

It was made as a co-production between the French and Italian branches of Lux Film. It was made at the Epinay Studios in Paris. The film's sets were designed by the art director Maurice Colasson. It was shot in Eastmancolor.


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  1. ^ Klossner p.317


  • Klossner, Michael. The Europe of 1500-1815 on Film and Television: A Worldwide Filmography of Over 2550 Works, 1895 Through 2000. McFarland & Company, 2002.

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