THE GREAT SWASHBUCKLER: DOUGLAS FAIRBANKS (documentary)
THE GREAT SWASHBUCKLER: DOUGLAS FAIRBANKS (documentary)
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Douglas Fairbanks: The Great Swashbuckler (90 Min.) Douglas Fairbanks, the screen's great swashbuckler, charmed millions with his athleticism, handsome good looks, and sparkling charisma. Whether it was fighting off evil in The Mark of Zorro and Robin Hood, sliding down sails in The Black Pirate, or riding a winged horse in The Thief of Bagdad, Fairbanks was in his element as an action hero of grandiose costume dramas. But behind all of his achievements on the screen, there was another side to Fairbanks and this unique documentary will reveal some of that man behind the mask...this is one adventure worth telling.

Bonus Features Include: 1. Filmography - A Complete listing of Fairbanks' films. 2. Works Authored - Read a complete list of books penned by Doug. 3. Fairbanks Locations - Discover many of Doug's old haunts and hang-outs from Hollywood to New York. 4. The Liberty Loan Drive - See Doug offering his help for the war effort during WWI along with Mary Pickford and Charlie Chaplin.

Also included are two movies!

The Three Musketeers 1921 / B&W / 118 Min. It's "all for one and one for all," in this exquisite silent ad-venture classic starring none-other-than Douglas Fairbanks as the fearless D'Artagnan who dreams of one day joining the famous King's musketeers. These great swordsmen take D'Artagnan under their wings and united, they work to save their beloved France and the queen's honor from the scheming Cardinal Richelieu.

The Iron Mask 1929 / B&W / 101 Min. In this exciting sequel to The Three Musketeers, Douglas Fairbanks sails back into action in the role he made famous, and this time D'Artagnan has his work cut out for him. With a dastardly plot threatening the future of France, D'Artagnan soon calls upon the aid of his old Musketeer comrades, Athos, Aramis, and Porthos to help him restore order to the land.

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