Oscar Nominee
Runtime: 124 minutes

There are no bad words... only bad deeds.

Quills is a biography film released in 2000. The film stars Geoffrey Rush as The Marquis de Sade, Kate Winslet as Madeleine 'Maddy' LeClerc and Joaquin Phoenix as The Abbe du Coulmier. Quills was produced for $14,000,000. Since it's release it has grossed over $7,000,000 in ticket sales.

Quills was recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences in two categories. It was an Oscar nominee for art direction and costume design.

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" Don't come any closer Abbe, @#$*!'s watching.


'Geoffrey Rush' (qv) directed the play that the asylum residents put on.

Filming Locations

London, England, UK

Luton Hoo Estate, Luton, Bedfordshire, England, UK

Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, London, England, UK

Oriel Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, UK

Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, UK

Oxfordshire, England, UK

Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire, England, UK

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