The Advocate (1994)

Advocate
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating NC 17
Runtime 1hr 57mins.
Genres Comedy, Historical, Mystery
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Colin Firth Actor Richard Courtois 1 1000001
Amina Annabi Actor Samira 1 1000002
Jim Carter Actor Mathieu 1 1000003
Donald Pleasence Actor Pincheon 1 1000004
Ian Holm Actor Albertus 1 1000005
Nicol Williamson Actor Seigneur Jehan d'Auferre 1 1000006
Joanna Dunham Actor Lady Catherine d'Auferre 1 1000007
Lysette Anthony Actor Filette d'Auferre 1 1000008
Justin Chadwick Actor Gerard d'Auferre 1 1000009
Harriet Walter Actor Jeannine 1 1000010
Sophie Dix Actor Maria 1 1000011
Elizabeth Spriggs Actor Madame Langlois 1 1000012
Jean-Pierre Stewart Actor Sheriff 1 1000013
Michael Gough Actor Magistrate Boniface 1 1000014
Ralph Nossek Actor Poiccard 1 1000015
Michael Cronin Actor Dark Stranger 1 1000016
Emil Wolk Actor Print Seller 1 1000017
Vincent Grass Actor Bailiff Labatier 1 1000018
Raoul Delfosse Actor Blind Georges 1 1000019
Dave Atkins Actor Valliere 1 1000020
Francois Lalande Actor Builder 1 1000021
Vernon Dobtcheff Actor Apothecary 1 1000022
Sami Bouajila Actor Mahmoud 1 1000023
Peter Hudson Actor Sheriff's Officer 1 1000024
Charles Dale Actor Witness 1 1000025
Gordon Rowe Actor Witness 1 1000026
Judy Pascoe Actor Travelling Player 1 1000027
Roy Evans Actor Travelling Player 1 1000028
Robert Putt Actor Travelling Player 1 1000029
Melissa Wilkes Actor Young Girl 1 1000030
David Larkin Actor Young Boy 1 1000031
Patricia Psaltopoulos Actor Peasant Woman 1 1000032
Alain Blazquez Actor Cuckolded Man 1 1000033
Isabelle Marcoz Actor Woman in Coach 1 1000034
Marie-Pierre Cascales Actor Woman in Coach 1 1000035
Jean-Jacques Charliot Actor Roger Landrier 1 1000036
Leslie Megahey Director n/a 2 2000001
David Thompson Producer (BBC) 3 3000001
John Smithson Producer (The Advocate Productions) 3 3000002
Claudine Sainderichin Producer (CiBy 2000) 3 3000003
Michael Waring Executive Producer n/a 174 3000004
Dave Edwards Associate Producer n/a 171 3000005
Leslie Megahey Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
David Mason Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Jean-Claude Charrat Production Manager (France) 305 5000002
Pip Short Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Lindsay Trenholme Assistant Director n/a 163 5000004
Debbie Slater Assistant Director n/a 163 5000005
Jean-Michel Ardouin Location Manager (France) 193 5000006
Carol Gardner Continuity n/a 890 5000007
John Hooper Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Nigel Willoughby Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Isabelle Dedieu Editor n/a 172 7000001
Joe Walker Editor dubbing editor 172 7000002
Alexandre Desplat Music n/a 120781 8000001
Bruce Macadie Art Director art direction 183 9000001
Ray Milhuisen Dresser (United Kingdom) 120967 9000002
Abigail Hicks Dresser (United Kingdom) 120967 9000003
Ginny Humphries Dresser (France) 120967 9000004
Georges Amet Dresser (France) 120967 9000005
Jane Broomfield Assistant Production Designer n/a 121116 9000006
John Collins Assistant Production Designer n/a 121116 9000007
Jane Shepherd Assistant Production Designer n/a 121116 9000008
Joyce Nettles Casting Director (United Kingdom) 157 10000001
Marie-Christine Lofosse Casting Director (France) 157 10000002
Pascale Badard Extras Casting (France) 120851 10000003
Jill Pack Consultant independent consultant 120784 12000001
Anna Buruma Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Jan Sewell Makeup makeup design 353 13000002
Vicky Voller Makeup Assistant (UK and France) 121007 13000003
Darren Phillips Makeup Assistant (UK and France) 121007 13000004
Marie-Ann Hum Makeup Assistant (France) 121007 13000005
Catherine Bruchon Makeup Assistant (France) 121007 13000006
Chantal Antoine Makeup Assistant (France) 121007 13000007
Jean-Marie Blondel Boom Operator n/a 215 14000001
Daniel Brisseau Sound Recordist n/a 331 14000002
Eddie Burt Grip n/a 365 15000001
Mickey Ellis Grip n/a 365 15000002
Laurent Bourliet Grip assistant grip(France) 365 15000003
Laurie Shane Gaffer n/a 268 15000004
Herve Denis Electrician (France) 450 15000005
Jean Fedrizzi Electrician (France) 450 15000006
Robert Julian Best Boy bestboy 120885 15000007
Maggie Phelan Production Accountant n/a 282 16000001
Bridget Raban Assistant Accountant finance assistant 120950 16000002
John Hardy Construction Manager n/a 120983 21000001
Stuart Brisdon Visual Effects Designer n/a 120955 23000001
Jean Deligne Visual Effects designer operative(France) 419 23000002
John Van Der Pool Effects Assistant visual effects assistant 120922 23000003
Veronique Sartre Assistant Props design assistant props(France) 120904 24000001
Laura Richardson Props Buyer n/a 120926 24000002
Sarah White Assistant producer's assistant 120820 25000001
Jacques Mollon Assistant assistant designer(France) 120820 25000002
Franca Knight Assistant costume design assistant 120820 25000003
Lyn Avery Assistant costume design assistant 120820 25000004
Claire Cordell Other production secretary 120795 26000001
Graham Hazard Other focus puller 120795 26000002
Tristram Cones Other clapper/loader 120795 26000003
Danny Euston Other design operative(UK and France) 120795 26000004
Simon Fairclough Other design operative(United Kingdom) 120795 26000005
Jean Garnier Other design operative(France) 120795 26000006
Jean-Pierre Billet Other design operative(France) 120795 26000007
Jean Morillon Other stagiaire 120795 26000008
Stacy Bell Publicity publicist(DDA) 120789 29000001
Jonathan Rutter Publicity publicist(DDA) 120789 29000002
Synopsis
Set in medieval France. A young Parisian lawyer moves to the provinces and finds himself caught up in sexual, political and religious intrigue as he is cajoled into defending a very unusual client on murder charges.