15 certificateRidicule is a Film programme that first aired in 1996 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

Ridicule is a 4 star programme


Ridicule (1996)

Directed by
Patrice Leconte

Steamy period drama set in the opulent court of Louis XVI. Hapless aristocrat Ponceludon comes to Versailles in the hope of persuading the King to fund the clearing of swamps. When he arrives, he quickly realises he will need a razor-sharp tongue to cut it in the two-faced world of the court

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1996

4/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: France

Filmed in Colour


Charles Berling...Le Marquis Grégoire Ponceludon de Malavoy
Jean Rochefort...Le Marquis de Bellegarde
Fanny Ardant...Madame de Blayac
Judith Godrèche...Mathilde de Bellegarde
Bernard Giraudeau...L'Abbée de Vilecourt
Bernard Dhéran...Monsieur de Montalieri
Carlo Brandt...Le Chevalier de Milletail
Jacques Mathou...Abbé de l'Epée
Urbain Cancelier...Le Roi Louis XVI
Albert Delpy...Baron de Guéret
Bruno Zanardi...Paul
Marie Pillet...Charlotte
Jacques Roman...Chevernoy
Philippe Magnan...Baron de Malenval
Maurice Chevit...Le Notaire