Swords! Capes! French aristocrats getting into trouble!
10:00 AM The Count of Monte Cristo Falsely imprisoned by his jealous "friend", Dantes escapes and uses a hidden treasure to exact his revenge (PG-13, 2002, 2 hrs 11 mins).
12:30 PM The Three Musketeers D'Artagnan sets off to Paris to becoming a Musketeer and meets the legendary Athos, Porthos, and Aramis (PG, 1993, 1 hr 45 mins).
3:00 PM The Man in the Iron Mask Paris starves while youthful Louis XIV revels, a mysterious solitary prisoner, face locked in an iron mask, languishes in the Bastille (PG-13, 1998 2 hr 12 mins).
This program is part of HCPL's programming for The Great American Read
. Programming for The Great American Read is offered as part of a grant from the American Library Association and PBS.