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The Dark Avenger (1955)

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During the 14th century the 100-year war between France and England ends in a truce and with the English occupation of French Aquitainia. Rebel French knights vow to continue the war and oust Prince Edward of Walles, ruler of Aquitainia.

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Prince Edward
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Lady Joan Holland
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Comte De Ville
Yvonne Furneaux ...
Marie
Patrick Holt ...
Sir Ellys
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Moultrie Kelsall ...
Sir Bruce
Robert Urquhart ...
Sir Philip
Noel Willman ...
Fanny Rowe ...
Genevieve (as Frances Rowe)
Alastair Hunter ...
Libeau
Rupert Davies ...
Sir John
Ewen Solon ...
D'Estell
Vincent Winter ...
John Holland
Richard O'Sullivan ...
Thomas Holland
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During the 14th century the 100-year war between France and England ends in a truce and with the English occupation of French Aquitainia. Rebel French knights vow to continue the war and oust Prince Edward of Walles, ruler of Aquitainia.

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Flaming With the Barbaric Cruelties And Infamous Conquests of the Dark Age of Terror! See more »


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11 September 1955 (USA)  »

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Yvonne Furneaux worked 4 days on this. See more »


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Bella Marie
Music by Cedric Thorpe Davie
Lyrics by Christopher Hassall
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Average Flynn swashbuckler
26 September 1999 | by (London, UK) – See all my reviews

Errol Flynn is Edward, the Black Prince, appointed Duke of Aquitaine to protect the English gains in the 100 Years War.

The Count of Aquitaine doesn't accept English rule, and so we need to have a lot of scenes of knights in armour battling it out to decide who wins, and who gets the girl. (No prizes for guessing who.)

It's colourful enough, and the swashes get vigorously buckled at regular intervals, but you've probably seen it all before.


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