Is there any movies about the French Revolution?

15 The French Revolution (1989) This movie (originally titled La Révolution francaise) was made to commemorate the bicentennial of the Revolution and was divided into two parts: Years of Hope (les Années lumière) and Years of Rage (les Années terribles), making it an epic six-hour masterpiece.

Why is 14th July celebrated as the national day in France?

The French National Day is the anniversary of the Storming of the Bastille on 14 July 1789, a major event of the French Revolution, as well as the Fête de la Fédération that celebrated the unity of the French people on 14 July 1790. Celebrations are held throughout France.

What is La Toussaint in France?

La Toussaint – all Saints Day Toussaint takes place every year on the 1st of November and is an important holiday of remembrance for French people and their families. Thus they made a distinction between Toussaint (All Saints Day) and “ La Commémoration des fidèles défunts” (All Souls Day).

Are there any films about the French Revolution?

In honor of Bastille Day, July 14, France’s independence day, here is a list of five top French Revolution films (in no particular order). Not all the films are French and not all have to do with THE Revolution. but all celebrate French patriotism or the revolutionary ideals of Liberté, Égalité et Fraternité.

What is indindependence Day 1996 about?

Independence Day ( 1996) Independence Day. The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind’s best weapon is the will to survive.

What is the best film version of Charles Dickens’ the French Revolution?

There are several film versions of Englishman Charles Dickens’ novel about the French Revolution, but the 1935 black-and-white version starring Ronald Coleman and Basil Rathbone was nominated for the Best Picture Oscar and many film experts consider it the best screen version.