Plunkett & Macleane (1999)

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The story is set among the aristocratic circles of the 18th century. Plunkett and Macleane team up to become 'Gentlemen Highwaymen' having met each other in the less than salubrious surroundings of Newgate Prison. Among their first victims is Lord Chief Justice Gibson, along with his comely niece Rebecca, to whom Macleane takes a shine.

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