1910s, 2.5/4, Drama, Ernst Lubitsch, History, Review

Madame DuBarry (or, Passion)

Another romantic historical film in the line of Carmen, Ernst Lubitsch adapted Memoirs d'un medicin by Alexandre Dumas and told the story of Louis XV's mistress, Madame DuBarry, bringing along his regular female star Pola Negri to lead the film. It's a story with a lot of moving parts and a lot of characters, but… Continue reading Madame DuBarry (or, Passion)