During Napoleon's exile on St. Helena, some loyalists hire a look-alike to swap places with the deposed Emperor. While the impostor lives in luxury on the island, the real Napoleon returns to Paris in order to retake the throne.
A young woman sits alone on a beach. As she watches for birds, she is joined by a variety of characters from her life, and so play out a series of seeming random encounters. Best friends, ... See full summary »