- Rated: R
- Run Time: 1 hours, 40 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: January 15, 2013
- Originally Released: 2011
- Label: Cohen Media Group
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Note: On-set interviews
- Interview with Benoit Jacquot
- Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - French
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - French
- Subtitles - English
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Hollywood Reporter - 02/09/2012
"[An] extraordinarily atmospheric costumer....FAREWELL, MY QUEEN is a visual joy..."
Wall Street Journal - 07/12/2012
"Diane Kruger's queen, a mature beauty mourning the loss of her youth, is a vivid portrait of willfulness, childishness and genuine neediness. And the fabric of the production is elegant..."
New York Times - 07/16/2012
"[A] tense, absorbing, pleasurably original look at three days in the life and lies of a doomed monarch..."
Los Angeles Times - 07/12/2012
"FAREWELL, MY QUEEN offers an intoxicating opportunity to eavesdrop on history, to be a fly on the wall at the great palace at Versailles as an old order starts its slow-motion collapse into the dustbin of history."
Film Comment - 07/01/2012
"Jacquot's mercurial Marie Antoinette is flighty, affectionate, damaged, sorrowful, cruel, and ultimately heartbreaking....She remains a fascinating engima, and touchingly human."
Movieline - 07/12/2012
"The picture coasts along quite nicely on the strength of its contemplative sensuality, its macaroon colors, and the exquisite beauty of its three chief actresses..."
Chicago Sun-Times - 07/18/2012
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[This] engrossing film tells a story we know well, seen from a point of view we may not have considered..."
A.V. Club - 07/12/2012
"[A] mildly eroticized, and beautifully appointed costume drama....[The] surface is gorgeous." -- Grade: B
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