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D'Artagnan and his fellow Musketeers plot to replace the ineffectual Louis XIV of France with his secretly imprisoned twin brother Philippe who is the firstborn and rightful king.

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Phillipe / Louis
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Fouquet
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D'Artagnan
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Louise
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Duval
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Colbert
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Maria Theresa
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Anne of Austria
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Armand
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Baisemeaux
Emrys James ...
Percerin
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Claude
Ann Zelda ...
Henriette (as Anne Zelda)
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Montfleury
Stacy Davies ...
Blacksmith (as Stacy Davis)
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Jailor
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Thug
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Andre
François Guillaume ...
Ponceau (as Francois Guillaume)
Pierre Marteville ...
King's Sec.
Jean Reney ...
Majordomo
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Prisoner (uncredited)

Directed by

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Mike Newell

Written by

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William Bast ... (screenplay)
 
Alexandre Dumas ... (based on the novel by)

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Norman Rosemont ... producer
Roy Stevens ... associate producer

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Allyn Ferguson

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Freddie Young ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Bill Blunden

Editorial Department

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Rita Burgess ... assistant editor

Casting By

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Mary Selway

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John Stoll

Costume Design by

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Olga Lehmann

Makeup Department

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Betty Glasow ... hairdresser
Robin Grantham ... make up artiste
Susie Hill ... hairdresser
Wally Schneiderman ... make up chief (as Wally Schneidermann)

Production Management

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Dorothy Marchini ... production manager: French

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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David Tringham ... assistant director / second unit director (uncredited)

Art Department

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Bill Bennison ... assistant art director
David Fowlie ... property master (as Dave Fowlie)
Mentor Huebner ... production illustrator
Bill MacLaren ... construction manager
Mike Fowlie ... stand-by property man (uncredited)
Olga Lehmann ... portrait (uncredited)

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Iain Bruce ... sound recording (as Ian Bruce)
John Poyner ... sound editor
Ken Scrivener ... dubbing mixer

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Doug Ferris ... matte artist (uncredited)

Stunts

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Romo Gorrara ... stunt coordinator (as Romo Garrara)
Chris Webb ... stunt performer (uncredited)

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Michael Browne ... supervising electrician (as Michael Brown)
Roy Ford ... camera operator
Joe Pearce ... still photographer
George Boner ... best boy (uncredited)
Michael Browne ... gaffer (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Brenda Dabbs ... wardrobe supervisor

Location Management

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Bernard Hanson ... location manager

Music Department

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Allyn Ferguson ... conductor / orchestrator (uncredited)
Eric Tomlinson ... music engineer (uncredited)

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Sidney G. Barnsby ... production accountant (as Sidney Barnsby)
Jane Buck ... continuity
Lew Grade ... presenter (as Sir Lew Grade)
Gladys Pearce ... production assistant
Mike Russell ... unit publicist
Maureen Newman ... production accountant (uncredited)

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Plot Summary

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

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Taglines The Classic Adventure of Heroism, Betrayal and Triumph. See more »
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Also Known As
  • L'homme au masque de fer (France)
  • La máscara de hierro (Spain)
  • Der Mann mit der eisernen Maske (West Germany)
  • Rautanaamio (Finland)
  • El hombre en la mascara de hierro (Peru)
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  • 100 min
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Trivia Jenny Agutter reportedly hated working with Patrick McGoohan. See more »
Goofs At about 35:50 min, when Colbert is at the tailor's to check the dress for the king, in the moment when the dress is brought into the room, you can see an electrical switch near the door frame as well as a cable running along the frame. See more »
Movie Connections Referenced in Unaired Pilot (1979). See more »
Quotes Phillipe: As the first born, am I not the rightful heir?
Colbert de Voliere: Right or wrong has little to do with this; it's a matter of political necessity.
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