The Man In The Iron Mask (1998 Film)
The Man in the Iron Mask is a 1998 adventure film directed, produced, and written by Randall Wallace. It uses characters from Alexandre Dumas' D'Artagnan Romances and is very loosely adapted from some plot elements of The Vicomte de Bragelonne. The film centers on the aging Musketeers Athos, Porthos, Aramis, and D'Artagnan and the reign of King Louis XIV of France. It attempts to explain the mystery of the Man in the Iron Mask, using a plot more closely related to 1929 Fairbanks' version, The Iron Mask, and the 1939 version by James Whale, The Man in the Iron Mask, than the original Dumas book.
Despite receiving a rather mixed to negative critical response, it was successful financially, benefitting greatly from Leonardo DiCaprio's post-Titanic boost in popularity.
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