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Restoration

Synopsis

This lavish historical drama based on the acclaimed novel by Rose Tremain won Oscars for Costume Design and Art Direction. [[Performer~P19966~Robert Downey, Jr.~robertdowneyjr]] stars as Robert Merivel, a gifted medical student of the 17th century who ignores his studies in favor of pursuing debauched fun -- much to the consternation of his high-minded Quaker colleague John Pearce ([[Performer~P70493~David Thewlis~davidthewlis]]). Merivel achieves the high societal status he covets when he's summoned by...more

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