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The Mists of Avalon

Magnificent adaptation of Marion Zimmer Bradley's feminist fantasy novel takes a look at the women behind King Arthur's throne and the battle between pagan beliefs and Christianity in 7th century England. Anjelica Huston is Viviane, "The Lady of the Lake", a pagan princess who teaches niece Morgaine (Julianna Margulies) how to influence King Arthur in order to save paganism. Causing trouble is Morgause (Joan Allen), Viviane's power-hungry sister. Caroline Goodall, Michael Varlan and Samantha Mathis also star in this lavish saga.

Year: 2001
Genre: TV Sci-Fi / Fantasy / Horror, Fantasy Films, Television Shows
Country: USA
Director: Uli Edel
Starring: Anjelica Huston, Julianna Margulies, Joan Allen, Caroline Goodall, Michael Vartan, Samantha Mathis
Duration: 176 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains violence and sexual references.
7/10
Location in store: Sci-fi / Fantasy (TV)

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