Angelique and the Sultan (1968)

Director
Bernard Borderie

Main cast
Michèle Mercier; Robert Hossein; Jean-Claude Pascal; Helmuth Schneider; Aly Ben Ayed

Genres
Adventure, Romance, History

Description
This film finds Angélique in a North African Muslim kingdom where she is now part of the Sultan's harem. The first part of the film consist of her angrily refusing to be bedded as well as their trying to literally beat some sense into her. It all seems to go on too long and I was surprised that the Sultan simply didn't have her killed. Late in the film, she finally decides to escape with the help of two Christian prisoners.


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