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The Man in the Iron Mask (1977)

TV Movie  -   -  Adventure | History  -  17 January 1977 (USA)
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The story of Louis XIV of France and his attempts to keep his identical twin brother Philippe imprisoned away from sight and knowledge of the public, and Philippe's rescue by the aging Musketeers, led by D'Artagnan. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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The Classic Adventure of Heroism, Betrayal and Triumph.

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El hombre en la mascara de hierro  »

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Though made for television this feature film was released theatrically in a number of territories around the world including Denmark, Hungary, East Germany and West Germany. See more »

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Position of the sentry in the background while Philippe is talking on the wharf. See more »

Quotes

D'Artagnan: I only have a handful of men. Brave musketeers, true, but not enough of them to take a fortress. But - we can always try.
Colbert de Voliere: Not by force, my friend. By cunning.
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25 October 2000 | by (Earth) – See all my reviews

Pure excellence. Wonderful script. Production, directing and acting was superb. Great ensemble cast. What more can one ask from a made for t.v. movie? This one had all the qualities of a big budget film. Highly recommended.


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