Envy (1993)

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    Simon Schama

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    United Kingdom

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Historian Simon Schama uses a toy theatre to tell the story of Nicholas Fouquet, Louis XIV's Minister of Finance, who built himself a beautiful chateau, and threw a magnificent opening party. He made the mistake of inviting the King as his guest of honour...

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