1871 (1991)

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In Paris between 1867 and 1871 during a period of political turmoil that encompasses the Franco Prussian war, the siege of Paris and the establishment of the Paris Commune, a complicated love triangle develops between O’Brien, Lord Grafton and Séverine Duras, the star actress at Ramborde's Theatre.

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