The Fifth Musketeer (Behind the Iron Mask) (The 5th Musketeer)
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The Fifth Musketeer (Behind the Iron Mask) (The 5th Musketeer)
The story in this lavish cinemadaptation of Alexandre Dumas' The Man in the Iron Mask remains faithful to the original novel: the right heir to the throne of France is imprisoned in a dungeon by his evil twin brother, his identity kept secret with an uncomfortable iron mask. It's up to the aging D'Artagnan and his three Musketeer companions to set things aright. Though the action takes place in France, the film was rather obviously lensed in Austria, adding an exotic touch to the proceedings. Beau Bridges does double duty as the "right" and "wrong" King Louis,… More

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"The 5th Musketeer is old fashioned film fare."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice