Is that exquisite headpiece constructed of Reynolds wrap? Many of the close-ups, however, are quite easy to view and the colour reproduction is also very decent.
I could write a whole book about how fantastic these movies are, how they are absurd in just the right way, over the top without being cheesy except, again, in the right way , faithful to the book without being too rigid…and furthermore, the sword fights are choreographed by the great Bill Hobbs.
That's funny in itself, but Spike Milligan builds up his scenes, as well as showing great flair for more serious acting.
The Vicomte of Bragelonne has mostly been adapted as The Man in the Iron Mask.