“The Three Musketeers” is a 2011 action-adventure film directed by Paul W.S. Anderson and based on the classic novel of the same name by Alexandre Dumas. The film stars Logan Lerman as D’Artagnan, a young man who leaves his home in Gascony to seek his fortune in Paris and eventually joins forces with the three legendary musketeers – Athos, Porthos, and Aramis – played respectively by Matthew Macfadyen, Ray Stevenson, and Luke Evans.
The movie is set in 17th century France, where D’Artagnan discovers a plot to overthrow the king and enlists the help of the musketeers to stop it. The trio of musketeers are aging warriors, but are still skilled fighters and are joined by the young and eager D’Artagnan. Together, they face off against the treacherous Milady de Winter, played by Milla Jovovich, and the evil Cardinal Richelieu, played by Christoph Waltz, who are trying to seize power in France.
“The Three Musketeers” features a lot of action sequences, including sword fights, explosions, and aerial battles, with a mix of both real and CGI effects. The film received mixed reviews from critics, who praised the action and visuals but criticized the script and performances. Despite the mixed reviews, the film was a moderate commercial success, grossing over $130 million worldwide.
Duration: 110 min.