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‘The Last Duel' great for fans of Driver, Damon & medieval eye candy

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

MOVIE REVIEW
“THE LAST DUEL”
Rated R. At AMC Boston Common, Regal Fenway, AMC South Bay and suburban theaters.
Grade: B
Serving up medieval eye candy like mad, some of it ghastly, Ridley Scott's “The Last Duel” is a piece of historical fiction, based on the real-life tale of Jean de Carrouges of Normandy , a 14th century warrior knight for the young King Charles VI. De Carrouges, along with his wife Marguerite , brought a charge of rape against their neighbor and one-time friend Jacques le Gris .
The film begins with snippets of the climactic duel , which we will see repeated three times...
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