R | | Biography, Drama
In a Napoleonic era insane asylum, an inmate, the irrepressible Marquis De Sade, fights a battle of wills against a tyrannically prudish doctor.
Geoffrey Rush directed the play that the asylum residents put on.
Some men are beyond redemption.
When Madeleine is putting on her dress after getting her wounds clean, she slips her arm into the sleeve twice.
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