Monday, August 30, 2010

3D "Three Musketeers": Enter Milla Jovovich

"The Three Musketeers 3D" feature, based on the 'classic' (public domain) "The Three Musketeers" novel by author Alexandre Dumas, is directed by Paul W.S. Anderson ("Resident Evil: Afterlife"), from a screenplay by Andrew Davies and Alex Litvak.

The newest adaptation stars Logan Lerman as 'D'Artagnan', Matthew Macfadyen as 'Athos', Ray Stevenson as 'Porthos', Luke Evans as 'Aramis', Christoph Waltz as 'Cardinal Richelieu', Orlando Bloom as 'Duke of Buckingham', Milla Jovovich as 'Milady de Winter', Mads Mikkelsen as 'Rochefort', Juno Temple as 'Queen Anne' and Gabriella Wilde as 'Constance'.

The original story by Dumas, first published in serial form in the French magazine "Le Si├Ęcle", March–July 1844, is set in the 17th century, recounting the adventures of 'd'Artagnan' after he leaves home to become a guard of the French musketeers.

The 'musketeers' of the title are his inseparable friends 'Athos', 'Porthos', and 'Aramis', who live by the motto "all for one, one for all".

Summit Entertainment will distribute "The Three Musketeers", April 15, 2011.

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