Buena Vista Pictures | Release Date: March 31, 1995
Summary: While ambassador to France, Thomas Jefferon (Nolte) starts a relationship with slave Sally Hemmings (Newton).
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Runtime: 139 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for mature theme, some images of violence and a bawdy puppet show.
Production: Touchstone Pictures
Genres: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Countries: USA, France
Languages: English, French
Home Release Date: Apr 6, 2004
Director Credit
James Ivory Director
Writer Credit
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Nick Nolte Thomas Jefferson
Cast Credit
Catherine Samie Cook
Estelle Eonnet Polly Jefferson
Frédéric van den Driessche Mutilated Officer
Gwyneth Paltrow Patsy Jefferson
Jean Rupert Surgeon
Lionel Robert Cook's Helper
Nicolas Silberg Monsieur Petit
Nigel Whitmey John Trumbull
Paolo Mantini Hairdresser
Seth Gilliam James Hemings
Stanislas Carré de Malberg Surgeon
Thandie Newton Sally Hemings
Todd Boyce William Short
Yvette Petit Dressmaker
Producer Credit
Donald Rosenfeld Executive Producer
Humbert Balsan Co-Producer
Ismail Merchant Producer
Paul Bradley Executive Producer