The Scarlet Pimpernel
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Amidst Robespierre’s Reign of Terror, when the guillotine was always at the ready, the Scarlet Pimpernel (Richard E. Grant) defies the Revolutionaries to rescue the innocent. Yet the Pimpernel’s wife, Lady Blakeney (Elizabeth McGovern), the wittiest and most beautiful woman in London, is unaware of her husband’s secret. When not disguised as his alter ego, Sir Percy Blakeley appears to be nothing but a handsome playboy. Join the Pimpernel as he risks his life for justice and Lady Bl...
Baroness Emmuska Orczy The Scarlet Pimpernel During the French Revolution a small band of Englishmen led by the Scarlet Pimpernel risk their lives to save French aristocrats from the guillotine. The frenchman Chauvelin enlists Margaurite Blakeney to help identify the elusive hero or forfeit her brother's life.