The Advocate

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In 1452, a dynamic young lawyer’s quest for the simple life leads him to a law position in a small rural town. What he finds instead is a disturbing case of murder, seduction, and corruption – a case that reveals the mystery beneath the village’s quiet facade. read more

In 1452, a dynamic young lawyer’s quest for the simple life leads him to a law position in a small rural town. What he finds instead is a disturbing case of murder, seduction, and corruption – a case that reveals the mystery beneath the village’s quiet facade. Yet as he searches for answers, he finds himself drawn into a web of intrigue and betrayal.

Original Release

09/25/1993

Cast

Colin Firth Richard Courtois
Ian Holm Albertus
Donald Pleasence Pincheon
Amina Annabi Samira
Lysette Anthony Filette d'Auferre
Sophie Dix Maria
Nicol Williamson Seigneur Jehan d'Auferre
Michael Gough Magistrate Boniface
Harriet Walter Jeannine Martin
Jim Carter Mathieu
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Leslie Megahey

Writers

Leslie Megahey

Cast

Colin Firth Richard Courtois
Ian Holm Albertus
Donald Pleasence Pincheon
Amina Annabi Samira
Lysette Anthony Filette d'Auferre
Sophie Dix Maria
Nicol Williamson Seigneur Jehan d'Auferre
Michael Gough Magistrate Boniface
Harriet Walter Jeannine Martin
Jim Carter Mathieu
Dave Atkins Valliere
Fred Wood Torch bearer at Feast
Vincent Grass Bailiff Labatier
Elizabeth Spriggs Madame Langlois
Raoul Delfosse Blind George
Justin Chadwick Gerard d'Auferre
Jean-Pierre Stewart Sheriff
Emil Wolk Print Seller
François Lalande Builder
Vernon Dobtcheff Apothecary

Producers

Jean-Claude Fleury Executive Producer
Claudine Sainderichin Executive Producer
Michael Wearing Executive Producer
Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer
Dave Edwards Producer
David M. Thompson Producer

Editors

Isabelle Dedieu

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