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Jun 25, 2014
The Musketeers "Friends and Enemies" Photo Recap: All For the BBC, and the BBC For All
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I was both excited and skeptical when I heard the BBC was making a television show about Alexandre Dumas’ The Three Musketeers. Firstly, it’s one of my favourite books, so obviously I was either going to love this show or vehemently hate it.

Guess which one it turned out to be, you guys… (I’ll give you a hint - I don’t hate it.)

The problems the BBC faced were plentiful. Firstly, basing a TV series on a book poses the issue of a limited narrative. We all know what happens in The Three Musketeers: they fight a bunch, save the king, Athos gets his heart stepped on by a hussy, then aliens inhabit their bodies and invent the iPhone. Typical Dumas.

So, is this storyline strong enough for ten solid hours of television? Luckily we’ll never have to find out, because the writer / creator of The Musketeers ...Read more
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Aug 25, 2014
The Musketeers Season 1 Finale Photo Recap; "Musketeers Don't Die Easily"
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Remember when the pilot episode of The Musketeers came out on BBC America, and North Americans first became enamoured with four very dashing dream boats? Well, I asked a question: will we still be charmed by the bravery and wit of these four dudes after ten weeks of the same old thing?

The answer, my friends, is yes. A thousand times yes. Aramis, Athos, Porthos and D’Artagnan departed my living room tonight until Season 2 returns, and quite frankly, I’m going to need some chocolate peanut butter ice cream to get over this temporary loss.

What a charming, fun, exciting adventure this first season has been! It brought us intrigue, action and more one-liners than an 80s buddy cop movie.

We learned that Porthos was raised in poverty, Aramis was one of two men to survive a massacre, Milady killed Athos’ brother and D’Artagnan apparently employs a ...Read more
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Apr 02, 2014
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Jun 17, 2014
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Musketeers premieres 6/22 on BBCAmerica, 9/8 central
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Episode 9 Season 3
The Prize
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Episode 8 Season 3
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The Musketeers is a fresh take on Alexander Dumas' classic novel, following D'Artagnan, Athos, Aramis and Porthos in their exploits with the dastardly Cardinal Richelieu.