About the film
king louis xv of france enlightenment pre-code philosopher voltaire
Release Date: August 05, 1933
|Slogan||:||«Beautiful women were pawns in the dangerous game he played with kings and nations!»|
|Production Companies||:||Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Director||:||John G. Adolfi|
|Writers||:||Paul Green, Maude T. Howell, George Gibbs, E. Lawrence Dudley|
Writer and philosopher Voltaire, loyal to his king, Louis XV of France, nonetheless writes scathingly of the king's disdain for the rights and needs of his people. Louis admires Voltaire, but is increasingly influenced against him by his minister, the Count de Sarnac.