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In 11th century Normandy, a Norman duke sends one of his knights to build a defensive fortress in order to guard the borders against Frisian raiders.
Charlton Heston (Chrysagon) and Maurice Evans (Priest) later starred in Planet of the Apes (1968), which was also directed by Franklin J. Schaffner. They played Col. George Taylor and Dr. Zaius, respectively.
In the eleventh century, Europe was patchwork of feudal states, extending from the Mediterranean to the shores of the North Sea. Powerful dukes exerted life-and-death control over their primitive subjects. One such, Duke William of Ghent, held a ...
When Chrysagon and his men first sight the tower, it is on the right edge of the peninsula, with the sea inlet also on the right. Yet when they arrive at the tower, it and the water are now on the left.