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The Duchess: Politics and Love Make Bad Bedfellows - The Armchair Anglophile
The subtitles tell us this is based on a true story. We open on a woman’s skirt trailing through the grass, then get a glimpse of the back of her head, which sports a curly late-18th century hairdo. She approaches her girlfriends with a man’s tricorn hat in one hand, and goes from girl to girl, each one pulling a name out of the hat …