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by Peter Hyams


The latest adaptation of Alexandre Dumas' classic The Three Musketeers uses the story only as a shell. The Three Musketeers, Porthos, Athos and Aramis, appear, but they are relegated to supporting characters. D'Artagnan is the focus here, taking the majority of the screen time.

international title: D'Artagnan
original title: The Musketeer
country: Germany, Luxembourg, United States
year: 2001
genre: fiction
directed by: Peter Hyams
film run: 105'
release date: PT 5/07/2002, UK 28/06/2002, NO 10/05/2002, IT 8/02/2002, ES 30/11/2002, FR 7/11/2001
screenplay: Gene Quintano
cast: Catherine Deneuve, Mena Suvari, Stephen Rea, Justin Chambers, Bill Treacher, Daniel Mesguich, David Schofield, Nick Moran, Steven Spiers
film editing: Terry Rawlings
art director: Philip Harrison
costumes designer: Cynthia Dumont, Raymond Hughes
music: David Arnold
producer: Rudy Cohen, Frank Hübner, Romain Schroeder
production: ApolloMedia, Carousel Picture Company, Q & Q Medien für Film und Unterhaltung, Diamant/Cohen, D'Artagnan Prod