R | | Adventure, Biography, Drama
A young girl receives a vision that drives her to rid France of its oppressors.
Kathryn Bigelow refused to direct when Luc Besson insisted that Milla Jovovich, his wife at the time, play the lead character.
1420. Henry V, King of England, and Charles VI, King of France, sign the Treaty of Troyes. The treaty states that the kingdom of France will belong to England upon the king's death. But the two kings die a few months apart. Henry VI is the new king ...
At the beginning of the film when Joan is lying by the river to the right of the screen you can see someone's pants and then a camera.
The European release was 10 minutes longer than the US theatrical version, which omits, among others, the scene where Joan's virginity is tested before the court of King Charles VII. The longer version has been released in the USA on DVD.
$6,360,968 (USA) (14 November 1999)
$14,276,317 (USA) (14 January 2000)
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