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Generally favorable reviews - based on 31 Critics

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Generally favorable reviews- based on 30 Ratings

Summary: Quills boldly enters the debate surrounding the Marquis De Sade by imagining his final days as a blistering black comedy thriller, a battle between lust and love - and between the brutality of censorship and the unpredictable consequences of free expression. (Fox Searchlight)

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Runtime: 124 min
Rating: Rated R for strong sexual content including dialogue, violence and language.
Production: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Genres: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Countries: USA, Germany, UK
Language: English
Home Release Date: May 8, 2001
Director Credit
Philip Kaufman Director
Writer Credit
Doug Wright Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Geoffrey Rush The Marquis De Sade
Joaquin Phoenix The Abbe Du Coulmier
Kate Winslet Madeleine 'Maddy' LeClerc
Michael Caine Dr. Royer-Collard
Cast Credit
Amelia Warner Simone
Billie Whitelaw Madame LeClerc
Danny Babington Pitou
Elizabeth Berrington Charlotte
George Yiasoumi Dauphin
Jane Menelaus Renee Pelagie
Michael Jenn Cleante
Patrick Malahide Delbené
Stephen Marcus Bouchon
Stephen Moyer Prouix, The Architect
Tony Pritchard Valcour
Producer Credit
Des McAnuff Executive Producer
Julia Chasman Producer
Mark Huffam Co-Producer
Nick Wechsler Producer
Peter Kaufman Producer
Rudolf G. Wiesmeier Executive Producer
Sandra Schulberg Executive Producer
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