Tristan and Isolde made 10 years earlier
National Treasure made 10 years later.
A remake of the 1971 film based on the play by John Whiting and the Novel "Devils of Loudun" by Aldous Huxley. Plot: In 17th-century France, Father Urbain Grandier seeks to protect the city of Loudun from the corrupt establishment of Cardinal Richelieu. Hysteria occurs within the city when he is accused of witchcraft by a sexually repressed nun.
What if Jean Anouilh's play was adapted into a movie for this year? Synopsis:The play is a re-enactment of the conflicts between King Henry II and Thomas Becket as the latter (Henry's best friend) ascends to power, becoming the King’s enemy. Becket begins as a clever, but hedonistic, companion; as a result of being created Archbishop of Canterbury, he is transformed into an ascetic who does his best to preserve the rights of the church against the king's power. Ultimately, Becket is slaughtered by several of the king's nobles; and lastly we find the king thrust into penance for the ...
During the 16th century, Venice is at war with Turkey. The Venetian army is being restructured to meet the demands of battle. An accomplished corporal, Iago, is hoping for promotion to Lieutenant. When the leader of the armies, a general called Othello, gives the position to Cassio - an inexperienced captain - he swears vengeance. Seeing that Desdemona, the young woman who married him without her father knowing, is Othello's weakness, Iago sets about poisoning his relationship with his new wife. Playing on his jealousy and rage, the twisted corporal sets in motion events that will lead to tragedy and ...
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