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A Dutch television series that is about an exiled knight and his Indian friend. Together they try to get his birth right papers back from an evil Lord. During their quest, they get help from a noble man who offers them a place in his castle.
In one episode, Rutger Hauer dislocated his shoulder jumping from a castle into a moat. During the filming of Flesh+Blood (1985), Writer and Director Paul Verhoeven was astounded by Hauer's refusal to do any stunts.
Lange Pier and his raiders carry a stereotypical pirate's flag: white skull and crossbones on a black background. This "Jolly Roger" design is not recorded anywhere before the 17th century.