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The Lady and the Highwayman (1989)

TV Movie  |   |  Adventure, Drama, Romance  |  22 January 1989 (USA)
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The young lady Panthea Vyne falls in love with the handsome highwayman who saves her from her brutal husband. He kills him in a fair duel. Later, when Charles the 2nd is reinstated as King ... See full summary »

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Rudolph Vyne
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Sir Lawrence Dobson
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Lord Chancellor
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Martha (as Stephanie Pitt)
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The young lady Panthea Vyne falls in love with the handsome highwayman who saves her from her brutal husband. He kills him in a fair duel. Later, when Charles the 2nd is reinstated as King of England, she attends the royal court. But here she becomes the enemy of the king's former mistress and the plot against her thickens. Written by <uffe@enterpol.dk>

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Amor en el bosque  »

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One of four filmed adaptations of Barbara Cartland novels directed by John Hough, all made for television, with the teleplays all written by Terence Feely. The tele-movies include Duel of Hearts (1991), A Hazard of Hearts (1987), A Ghost in Monte Carlo (1990) and The Lady and the Highwayman (1989). See more »

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Lord Lucius Vyne: There's not much time, Milord. The boat back to France will be waiting in the next cove.
King Charles II: Lord Lucius, I am glad you persuaded me to risk coming out of exile in France to see for myself. I know now that the people are for me. They're sick of Cromwell and his Commonwealth! They want their Charles II. But you have made powerful enemies. When I am back on the throne, if you should need me, send me this.
[hands Lord Lucius his ring]
Lord Lucius Vyne: I am honored, sire, but I fear you will have enough ...
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24 August 2002 | by (Wisconsin, USA) – See all my reviews

I loved this movie growing up, it was a lot of fun and always amusing to know you were a fan of Hugh Grant before he became famous ;) This movie was released as "SilverBlade" in Australia where I grew up and first saw it, and it wasn't until I came to the United States that I found out it had another name. So if there are any Aussies out there wondering if this is the same movie - it is - I have seen both SilverBlade and The Lady & The Highwayman and they are exactly the same.


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