Jeanne du Barry (2023) movie download
The life of Jeanne Bécu, who was born as the illegitimate daughter of an impoverished seamstress in 1743 and went on to rise through the Court of Louis XV to become his last official mistress.
Jeanne, a young working-class woman hungry for culture and pleasure, uses her intelligence and allure to rise step by step to the highest levels of society. She becomes the favourite of King Louis XV who regains through her his appetite for life. They fall madly in love and, against all propriety and etiquette, Jeanne moves to Versailles, where her relationship with the king scandalizes the court.
On 5 April 2023, it was officially announced that Jeanne du Barry would have its world premiere as the opening film at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival on 16 May 2023, where it was greeted with a 7-minute standing ovation, before being theatrically released in France on the same day. When asked about his decision to choose Jeanne du Barry as the opening film at the festival, during an interview with Deadline on 13 April 2023, Cannes Festival Director Thierry Frémaux responded by saying that it is a “beautiful film”, “a success” and that “Johnny Depp is magnificent in it”. Vertical Entertainment will distribute the film in the United States.
Catherine Balle, writing for Le Parisien, gave the film 4.5 out of 5 stars writing that Maïwenn succeeds in a classic film but very contemporary and totally inhabited”. French newspaper Le Journal du Dimanche gave the film 4 out of 5 stars, writing: “The film strikes the heart with its tragic romanticism, lyricism and chiseled dialogues that convey a fierce modernity. Faced with the couple formed by Maïwenn and Johnny Depp, in osmosis, Benjamin Lavernhe recalls the extent of his talent.” Eric Neuhoff, writing for Le Figaro, gave the film 3 out of 4 stars calling it “brilliant, with the most pleasing effect”. He added that Maïwenn “deserves the applause of the assembled court”. La Presse‘s Rana Moussaoui praised Depp’s French and his expression, writing: “With an almost perfect French, Depp impresses especially with his facial, loving, amused or imperious expressions, throughout this film shot in several castles in France and in the studio.” Première‘s Thierry Chèze gave Jeanne du Barry 3 out of 5 stars, praising Maïwenn’s direction and her and Depp’s performance in the film, writing: “If Maïwenn seduces with her playful interpretation crossed by heartbreaking moments of Jeanne, Johnny Depp, with his charisma, his ability to say so much with a simple look or body movement, reigns over the film without crushing anyone.” Additionally, he wrote that Depp’s performance as Louis XV “will be remembered
Jeanne du Barry (2023)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Release Date: May 16, 2023 (France)
Stars: Stanislas Stanic, Maïwenn, Johnny Depp
Subtitle Language: English
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