Brother Cadfael, a Crusader-turned-Benedictine-monk, is among those who tend to the bodies of an executed garrison. But when he finds one more body than should be there, he winds up in a mystery involving an heiress masquerading as a boy and two knights campaigning for the same maiden. Written by
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Sir Derek Jacobi had his hair shaved to a tonsure during filming, instead of wearing a bald cap. Some actors felt that was a little too much; others had their own heads shaved. See more
In the final credits, the copyright reads MCMXLIV (1944) instead of MCMXCIV (1994). See more
We deal with what is. Leave what might have been to eyes that can see it plainly.
And none see plainer than yours.