Le BOSSU (1960)

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  • La SPADA DEGLI ORLÉANS Alternative

Synopsis

Story in the 18th century about an adventurer and his companion who help a nobleman, who is subsequently killed by a plotting courtier. However, the adventurer, Legardere, adopts the nobleman's baby daughter and brings her up. He then returns to avenge the nobleman, disguising himself as a hunchback and entertainer to infiltrate into the courtier's sphere.

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