Joan of Arc

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Publisher:
Artisan Home Entertainment,
Pub. Date:
c1999.
Edition:
Widescreen version.
Language:
English
Description
A literal interpretation of the oft-produced biography of 15th century historical heroine Joan d'Arc, this four-hour television miniseries version of Joan's story is lavishly produced. In a tiny village during the Hundred Years' War, teenager Joan d'Arc (Leelee Sobieski) has been raised by her parents, flinty Peter (Powers Boothe) and Isabelle (Jacqueline Bisset), amidst the wreckage continually wrought by British incursions into the area. A devout girl, Joan experiences visions of St. Catherine, which lead her to believe that she may be the "Maid of Orleans," a mythical figure who will lead France to victory over its enemies. Counseled by local priest Father Monet (Robert Loggia), Joan pursues her destiny in spite of her father's wishes. At first supported only by lowly commoners, Joan comes to the attention of the Dauphin, King Charles (Neil Patrick Harris). Together with his scheming advisor Bishop Cauchon (Emmy-winner Peter O'Toole), Charles uses Joan to unite his quarreling factions. Skeptical but superstitious, Charles' generals, including La Hire (Peter Strauss) are eventually won over by Joan's startling victories. But awaiting Joan is a disastrous Parisian campaign and Charles' betrayal. ~ Karl Williams, Rovi
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subject_facet Christian saints -- France -- Drama, DVD-Video discs, Feature films, France -- History -- Charles VII, 1422-1461 -- Drama, Historical films, Joan, -- of Arc, Saint, -- 1412-1431 -- Drama, Video recordings for the hearing impaired, Videorecording
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title_full Joan of Arc [DVD] / Alliance Atlantis ; produced by Peter Bray ; written by Michael Alexander Miller and Ronald Paker ; directed by Christian Duguay
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topic_facet Christian saints, Feature films, Historical films, History, Joan, Video recordings for the hearing impaired
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