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Fool's Fire (1992)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  1992 (USA)
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A crippled dwarf is forced to become jester to a tyrannical king, but when the king abuses a beautiful dwarf with whom the jester is in love the jester plots a terrible revenge.

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Hopfrog
Mireille Mossé ...
Trippetta
Tom Hewitt ...
The King
Paul Kandel ...
Minister Torello
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Minister Gunther
Kelly Walters ...
Minister Cicero
Thomas Derrah ...
Minister Horatio
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Minister Vsquez
Glenn Santiago ...
Minister Francis
Patrick O'Connell ...
Minister Bacci
Robert Dorfman ...
The Duke
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The Duchess
Cynthia Darlow ...
Lady Celestina
Pippa Pearthree ...
Lady Louisa
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Lady Angela
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A crippled dwarf is forced to become jester to a tyrannical king, but when the king abuses a beautiful dwarf with whom the jester is in love the jester plots a terrible revenge.

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Minister: [Hopfrog is sewing him into his costume] Hopfrog, this had better be worth it or I'll have your hide encased in your bretheren shit for a week!
Hopfrog: Stitch six hundred and absolutely, my lord, sounds good, my lord, excuse me, my lord!
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Fool's Fire Copy???
21 February 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I am also looking desperately for a copy of Julie Taymor's Fool's Fire PBS production done in 1992. My mother absolutely loves this production and when I was in middle school she mistakenly gave me a permission to show it to my class for a project. Unfortunately, the VHS came up missing. As you can imagine, I have been blamed for losing this amazing broadcast ever since! If anyone has a copy or knows of a place I can get one that would be amazing. I am willing and able to pay a good amount for the copy of this production. I will be surprising my mom with it as well! Please email me at the above email address if you any information on Fool's Fire or if you have any hope at all!!!! Thanks so much!


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