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The Baby of Mâcon

1993-09-17 | Drama / History
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Set halfway through the 17th century, Greenaway's film follows a church play performed for the benefit of the young aristocrat Cosimo (Lacey). In the play, a grotesque old woman gives birth to a beautiful baby boy. The child's older sister (Ormond) is quick to exploit the situation, selling blessings from the baby, and even claiming she's the true mother by virgin birth. However, when she attempts to seduce the bishop's son (Fiennes), the Church exacts a terrible revenge.
Director: Peter Greenaway
Stars: Julia Ormond, Ralph Fiennes

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The release date of The Baby of Mâcon is September 17, 1993.
The Baby of Mâcon won 1993 Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival.
Set halfway through the 17th century, Greenaway's film follows a church play performed for the benefit of the young aristocrat Cosimo (Lacey). In the play, a grotesque old woman gives birth to a beautiful baby boy. The child's older sister (Ormond) is quick to exploit the situation, selling blessings from the baby, and even claiming she's the true mother by virgin birth. However, when she attempts to seduce the bishop's son (Fiennes), the Church exacts a terrible revenge..
The certification of The Baby of Mâcon is NR.
On October 18, 2021, the IMDB rating of The Baby of Mâcon is 7.0/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 38/100, Metacritic rating is 0/100, TMDB rating is 7.0/10.
The genre of The Baby of Mâcon is Drama,History,Horror.
The runtime of The Baby of Mâcon is 122 minutes.
On October 18, 2021, there were 4415 public reaction to The Baby of Mâcon including sickening, most disturbing, upset, most shocking, director with artistic integrity.
The casts of The Baby of Mâcon are Julia Ormond starring as The Daughter, Ralph Fiennes starring as The Bishop's Son, Philip Stone starring as The Bishop, Jonathan Lacey starring as Cosimo Medici, Celia Gregory starring as The Mother Superior, Don Henderson starring as The Father Confessor.
The director of The Baby of Mâcon is Peter Greenaway, the writer is Peter Greenaway.