The celluloid version of French writer Alexandre Dumas' widely read novel The Three Musketeers releases today. Here's some trivia about the book:


>> The Three Musketeers or Les Trois Mousquetaires was first serialised in 1844.  

>> It has a number of interesting characters like Athos, Porthos and Aramis who are inseparable friends as well as the scheming Milady De Winter and Cardinal Richelieu.  

>>  The novel has been made into computer games. Along with The Three Musketeers, other novels of Dumas like The Count of Monte Cristo and The Man In The Iron Mask were also made into films.