A young thief, seeking revenge for the death of his brother, is trained by the once great, but aged Zorro, who also pursues vengeance of his own. He issues Louis a royal pardon and sends him to live peacefully in the countryside, and goes on to become one of France's greatest kings. Even stranger, no one knew what he looked like—the prisoner was never seen without a black velvet mask covering his face.

Matthiole was an Italian count who was abducted and jailed after he tried to double-cross Louis XIV during political negotiations in the late-1670s. Rumours state that it leads to a solitary beach paradise, a tropical bliss. D'Artagnan's top lieutenant, Andre, angered by his mentor's death, swears his men to secrecy and sides with Philippe. Her love helps the angry teen nephew, and her sister learns to relate to people. D'Artagnan stayed in the musketeers and is now the captain.

Figure skater Alexei Yagudin became a gold medalist skating to this music in the 2002 Winter Olympics. After Louis XIII died, Anne revealed Philippe's existence to Louis XIV, who was too superstitious to have his brother killed but had him imprisoned in the iron mask to keep his identity secret, something Aramis carried out. Aramis explains that the night Louis was born, his mother, Queen Anne, actually gave birth to twins. They trade twins, but Philippe is captured before the musketeers escape. Leonardo DiCaprio.

At a festival, Louis sets his eyes on Christine Bellefort, Raoul's fiancé, and immediately plots to get rid of Raoul by sending him to the battlefront; he is killed by cannon fire. Over all, the film is a lot of fun--a really nice film. A teenager finds his dreams of becoming a basketball star threatened after he free falls into the harrowing world of drug addiction.

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D'Artagnan explains himself to the King, and is pardoned and restored to his position, and told that if he wants the final promotion he was on the point of earning, he had better go and win it on a foreign field: in the later war against Holland, he is finally awarded promotion to the supreme command, only to be killed while reading the notice of his promotion at the siege of Maastricht. Athos brands him a traitor and threatens him with death should they ever meet again. Still, evidence indicates that only two prisoners were in custody during the same timeframe as the “Mask”: Ercole Matthiole and Eustache Dauger. Philippe almost strangles Louis to death but is convinced to show his brother mercy. [3] The picture uses characters from Alexandre Dumas's D'Artagnan Romances and is very loosely adapted from some plot elements of his 1847-1850 novel The Vicomte de Bragelonne. Written by

Without D'Artagnan's command and his tactical knowledge of his friends-turned-foes, Aramis's fortress refuge is taken by the king's men but at great loss of life, while Porthos dies in a heroic last stand and Aramis escapes to take political asylum in Spain (and later return as a member of the Spanish embassage, to ensure their neutrality should France and Holland come to blows.) You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. A fisherman, a smuggler, and a syndicate of businessmen match wits over the possession of a priceless diamond.

With this in mind, many to point to the enigmatic Eustache Dauger as the more likely culprit. A group of Los Angeles teenagers meet every week at their local diner to discuss their latest misadventures in their miserable lives. Paris is starving, but the King of France is more interested in money and bedding women. In 1862, Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points area of New York City seeking revenge against Bill the Butcher, his father's killer. D'Artagnan's loyalties are torn between his King and his three Musketeer friends. Release Calendar DVD & Blu-ray Releases Top Rated Movies Most Popular … Unfortunately, Matthiole likely died in 1694—several years too early for him to be the Mask. I would mention Irons and Depardieu first because they are just great.