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Achieves the near-impossible: It turns the Marquis de Sade into a dullard.
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A fine, handsome-looking costume drama that works best as a historical account of a brutal era. But as a portrait of the Marquis de Sade, it is not titillating in the over-the-top manner of "Quills."
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