Magnolia at the Modern

The Death of Louis XIV
  • June 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
  • June 16, 2017 - 8:45pm
  • June 17, 2017 - 4:15pm
  • June 18, 2017 - 11:15am
  • June 18, 2017 - 2:00pm
  • June 18, 2017 - 4:45pm

“Jean-Pierre Léaud clearly knows something about living in a kind of box, and he plays Louis as a tired but majestic wreck. He’s riveting, and a little alarming.” Glenn Kenny, The New York Times. Upon returning from a hunting expedition, King Louis XIV feels a sharp pain in his leg and soon begins to die, surrounded by loyal followers in the royal chambers.
155 minutes, French with English subtitles                                       

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.