A sequel to THE THREE MUSKETEERS. Both pictures were originally supposed to have been one huge 3 1/2-hour epic, but the producers decided to release them as two films--and lawsuits followed immediately from a cast and crew who wanted to be paid for making two films. That aside, this
sequel is a worthy follow-up to the original.
In this installment, Milady DeWinter (Dunaway) plans to wreak revenge on D'Artagnan (York), his cohorts (Chamberlain, Finlay, and Reed), his "lady fair" Constance (Welch), and the Duke (Ward) for foiling her plans in the first film. Milady attempts seduction and later allows herself to be arrested
so as to manipulate a religious-fanatic ...