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The Adventures of Baron Munchausen


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Release Date: March 10, 1989Running Time: 126 mins.
MPAA Rating: PGBox Office: $8,630,226.00
Genre: Adaptation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Period

Cast:

John Neville

Eric Idle

Sarah Polley

Oliver Reed

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Summary:
In a city under siege by the Turks, elderly adventurer Baron Karl Friedrich Hieronymus von Munchhausen, relates how he sparked the war by stealing a sultan's treasure and how he set out on a wild adventure in a hot air balloon constructed of ladies' underwear to protect the city from further attack. Inspired by tales of a real-life, 18th century cavalry officer in the service of Frederick the Great.