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Discover a world of films dedicated to the Second Empire.

For the detailed file, click on the underlined title.

 1960 to the present day

  •  1963

Il gattopardo / The Leopard (Italo-French, by Luchino Visconti with Burt Lancaster, Claudia Cardinale and Alain Delon)

  •  1968

The Charge of the Light Brigade (English, by Tony Richardsonwith Trevor Howard)

  •  1987

Bernadette (French, by Jean Delannoy with Sydney Penny as Bernadette, Robert Lesaffre as her father and Michel Duchaussoy in the role of Napoleon III)

Filmography taken from the Dictionnaire Napoléon (1999) "Napoléon au cinéma" Philippe d'Hugues pp. 441-43.


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