YMMV: Marie Antoinette

  • Alternative Character Interpretation: The film portrays Marie Antoinette as a lonely and unhappy young woman, who immerses herself in food, clothes, and material possessions in order to distract herself from her problems.
  • Awesome Music: featuring Bow Wow Wow, Adam And The Ants, The Cure and Siouxsie and the Banshees.
  • Best Known for the Fanservice: Chances are that you remember the film for the famous scene, where Marie Antoinette is all naked on a couch aside from some stockings, holding a hand fan and covering her... tracts of land. There are posters for only that scene, even!
  • Cult Classic
  • Crowning Moment of Heartwarming: Marie to her newborn daughter: "A boy would be the son of France, but you will always be mine", based on something she actually said when her oldest child was born.
    • Also, watching Marie Antoinette and Louis become closer as the years pass, possibility signifying they learned to love each other. Also Truth in Television where the real Louis adored and respected Marie Antoinette so much that he refused to take a mistress, even though it was unheard of at the time and he was mercilessly teased for it.