The Magnificent Beginning Movie Review 1980

Information and Film Reviews for The Magnificent Beginning the Movie

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The first real ballet school was founded by King Louis XIV of France in 1669. Margot Fonteyn tells the story of Louis' love of dancing and how it led from the courtly dances of 17th-century France to the worldwide phenomena of ballet that we know today. Part of the "Magic of Dance" series.


Time-Life Video and Television, 1450 Palmyra Ave., Richmond, VA 23227-4420, Phone: (804)266-6330, Toll-free: 800-950-7887, Fax: (757)427-7905

Available on VHS
Running time 52 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Roland Petit, Zizi Jeanmaire, David Wall, Wendy Ellis, Ronald Emblen
Margot Fonteyn
RBC Films

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