Monsieur N.

Overview

Antoine de Caunes' second feature, Monsieur N. is a historical mystery thriller about Napoleon. Sir Hudson Lowe Richard E. Grant is assigned to guard Napoleon Philippe Torreton while the latter is in exile in Saint Helena. A local girl, Betsy Siobhan Hewlett, has a crush on the exiled leader. This, along with the fact that keeping Napoleon on the island is costing the British a great sum of money, leads Lowe to consider drastic action. Monsieur N. was screened at the 2003 Berlin...
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Overview

Antoine de Caunes' second feature, Monsieur N. is a historical mystery thriller about Napoleon. Sir Hudson Lowe Richard E. Grant is assigned to guard Napoleon Philippe Torreton while the latter is in exile in Saint Helena. A local girl, Betsy Siobhan Hewlett, has a crush on the exiled leader. This, along with the fact that keeping Napoleon on the island is costing the British a great sum of money, leads Lowe to consider drastic action. Monsieur N. was screened at the 2003 Berlin Film Festival.
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Special Features

Interviews with Antoine De Caunes and Philippe Torreton; The Legend of Napoleon; Photo Gallery; Trailers
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/28/2005
  • UPC: 843171005296
  • Original Release: 2003
  • Rating:

  • Source: First Run Features
  • Presentation: Subtitled
  • Time: 2:07:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 52,526

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Philippe Torreton Napoleon
Richard E. Grant Sir Hudson Lowe
Jay Rodan Basil Heathcote
Elsa Zylberstein Albine de Montholon
Roschdy Zem Marshal Bertrand
Bruno Putzulu Cipriani
Stéphane Freiss General Montholon
Frédéric Pierrot General Gourgaud
Siobhan Hewlett Betsy Balcombe
Technical Credits
Antoine de Caunes Director
Pierre Aïm Cinematographer
Sarah Beardsall Casting
Patrick Durand Production Designer
Stephan Eicher Score Composer
Pierre Kubel Producer
Dominique Levert Sound/Sound Designer
Didier Lozahic Sound/Sound Designer
René Manzor Screenwriter
Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar Producer
Frederique Moidon Casting
Valerie Othenin-Girard Asst. Director
Teri-Lin Robertson Executive Producer
Carine Sarfati Costumes/Costume Designer
Joëlle van Effenterre Editor
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. The Exhumation [4:21]
2. Heathcote and Lowe, Napoleon's Jailers [5:28]
3. The Last Battle [3:54]
4. The Will [4:37]
5. Fort Lowe [5:09]
6. Return of the Ashes [4:55]
7. The Slow Death [6:15]
8. The Little World of the Faithful [4:29]
9. Cipriani [6:52]
10. Waiting for the Right Moment [3:56]
11. The Emperor, He Doesn't Like You [5:14]
12. To Be a Simple Insect [7:39]
13. Cipriani Sacrificed [2:50]
14. The Emperor's Plan [3:48]
15. Sandy Bay [5:45]
16. An Arrangement [10:34]
17. The Testimony of Montholon [6:37]
18. The Resignation of Heathcote [4:23]
19. The 5th of May, 1821 [3:20]
20. The Only Holder of the Secret [4:14]
21. Take My Last Breath and Breathe at Last [7:51]
22. Mr. Abell [4:24]
23. Credits [3:54]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play Film
   Scene Selection
   Special Features
      Interviews: Antoine De Caunes
      Interviews: Philippe Torreton
      Photo Gallery
      The Legend of Napoleon
      Trailers
         Monsieur N
         Caterina in the Big City
         Twilight Samurai
         La Vie Promise
         Almost Peaceful
         Play All
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