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(1996) Robert Downey Jr., Meg Ryan - During the English restoration period, Dr. Robert Merivel is summoned by the king to attend to a patient in his royal court. This job transforms Merivelâs humble life into one of privilege when the King arranges for his secret mistress Cedlia to be married to Merivel. The wedding brings the good doctor riches, a deluxe estate, and knighthood. The only thing Merivel is denied is the freedom to fall in love with Cedlia, but this forbidden fruit becomes his deepest desire. This story of honor, intrigue and redemption - expertly acted, comes to life with brilliant visuals. This gorgeous film won Academy Awards for its costume designing and stunning art direction that will take your breath away.