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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)

Directed By: Philip Kaufman

Written By: Doug Wright

Quills
Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 31 Critic Reviews
70
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 34 User Ratings
7.2
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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)

Directed By: Philip Kaufman

Written By: Doug Wright

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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 31 Critic Reviews
70
77% Positive
24 Reviews
13% Mixed
4 Reviews
10% Negative
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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 31 Critic Reviews
70
77% Positive
24 Reviews
13% Mixed
4 Reviews
10% Negative
3 Reviews

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 34 User Ratings
7.2
76% Positive
26 Ratings
21% Mixed
7 Ratings
3% Negative
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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 34 User Ratings
7.2
76% Positive
26 Ratings
21% Mixed
7 Ratings
3% Negative
1 Rating

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Production Company Fox Searchlight Pictures, Industry Entertainment, Walrus & Associates, Hollywood Partners, Charenton Productions
Release Date Nov 22, 2000
Duration 2 h 4 m
Rating R
Tagline There are no bad words... only bad deeds.
Academy Awards, USA
3 Nominations
Golden Globes, USA
2 Nominations
Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards
• 2 Wins & 8 Nominations