The Master of Ballantrae (1984)

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Based on the novel by R.L. Stevenson. Set in 18th Century Scotland it follows the rivalry between two brothers for their father's title and lands and for Alison, with the father having insisted one brother supports the existing King George and the other supports the claims of Bonnie Prince Charlie in order to keep the lands and inheritance safe.

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