Affair of the Necklace, The (2001)
Affair of the Necklace, The (2001) Genre(s): Drama

Directed by: Charles Shyer

Starring: Hilary Swank, Jonathan Pryce, Simon Baker, Adrien Brody, Brian Cox, Joely Richardson, Christopher Walken, Hayden Panettiere, Simon Kunz, Paul Brooke, Peter Eyre, Frank McCusker, Simon Shackleton

Synopsis: The daughter of an executed French nobleman seeks to restore her family name. Based on a true story.

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That's some necklace. Wow.

It looks great and the story behind it is interesting but the movie itself isn't very good, partly because Swank wasn't quite right for the role. I liked Baker though and the rest of the supporting cast was fine.

Added 25 April 2004 at 5:10 AM

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