Overview

Based on the true story of the notorious Marquis de Sade. In 18th century Paris, an innocent beauty's search for her missing sister leads her into the deadly sensuous realm of the infamous Marquis de Sade. Imprisoned for his sordid crimes, the Marquis likewise has the beauty morally trapped... for she must help him complete his banned book of lust, or never learn the fate of her sister. It becomes a test of wills and wit, as the Marquis attempts to convert her to his deviously sexual philosophy. When the Marquis escapes his prison, she must follow him to his remote chateau of sin to finally discover her sister's fate, and to face her own.

  1. Gwyneth Gibby

    Director

  2. Craig J. Nevius

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Nick Mancuso

    Nick Mancuso

    Marquis de Sade

  2. Janet Gunn

    Justine

  3. John Rhys-Davies

    John Rhys-Davies

    Inspector Marais

  4. Charlotte Nielsen

    Juliette

  5. Irina Malysheva

    Irina Malysheva

    Madame de Montreuil

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Marquis de Sade

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Status Released

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  • January 1, 1996
    R
    Theatrical

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    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

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