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July 1950 (USA) See more »
When King John imposes oppressive taxes and cruel treatment upon the local population in medieval England, the son of legendary bandit Robin Hood reforms his father's "Merry Men" to once more rise against the king. | Add synopsis »
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John Derek ... Robin, Earl of Huntington

Diana Lynn ... Lady Marianne de Beaudray

George Macready ... King John

Alan Hale ... Little John
Paul Cavanagh ... Sir Giles
Lowell Gilmore ... Count of Flanders
Billy House ... Friar Tuck
Lester Matthews ... Alan-A-Dale

Billy Bevan ... Will Scarlet (as William Bevan)
Wilton Graff ... Baron Fitzwalter
Donald Randolph ... Archbishop Stephen Langton
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Patrick Aherne ... Trooper (uncredited)
Jimmy Aubrey ... (uncredited)
Gillian Blake ... Lady in Waiting (uncredited)
Symona Boniface ... Charcoal Burner's Wife (uncredited)
Matthew Boulton ... Abbot (uncredited)
Paul Bradley ... Court Official (uncredited)

Roydon Clark ... (uncredited)

Paul Collins ... Arthur (uncredited)
Christopher Cook ... Little Boy (uncredited)
Walter Cook ... Acrobat in Trio (uncredited)
Campbell Copelin ... Officer (uncredited)
Harry Cording ... Officer Posting Decree (uncredited)

John Dehner ... Sir Baldric (uncredited)
Leslie Denison ... Officer K (uncredited)
Tom Dillon ... Officer (uncredited)
Charles Ferguson ... King's Soldier (uncredited)
Art Foster ... (uncredited)
Alex Frazer ... Farmer (uncredited)
John George ... Peasant (uncredited)
John Goldsworthy ... Clyde (uncredited)
Bobby Hale ... (uncredited)
Lois Hall ... Pretty Girl (uncredited)
Lumsden Hare ... Warwick (uncredited)
Sam Harris ... Crusader (uncredited)
Mary Adams Hayes ... Extra (uncredited)
Charles Heard ... Man at Arms (uncredited)
Henry Hebert ... (uncredited)
Keith Hitchcock ... Officer (uncredited)
Tim Huntley ... Baron Chandos (uncredited)
Olaf Hytten ... Charcoal Burner (uncredited)
Charles Jordan ... (uncredited)
Colin Keith-Johnston ... Munster (uncredited)
Guy Kingsford ... Officer (uncredited)
Tom Kingston ... (uncredited)

Nelson Leigh ... Baron Benedict (uncredited)
James Logan ... Officer (uncredited)
George Magrill ... Sherwood Man (uncredited)
Keith McConnell ... Officer (uncredited)
George Morrell ... (uncredited)
Gavin Muir ... Baron Alfred (uncredited)
Vesey O'Davoren ... (uncredited)
Valentine Perkins ... Milk maid (uncredited)
Walter Pietila ... Acrobat (uncredited)
Byron Poindexter ... Man (uncredited)
Bobby Powell ... (uncredited)
Barbara Ruth ... (uncredited)
Ray Saunders ... Acrobat in Trio (uncredited)
Russell Saunders ... Acrobat in Trio (uncredited)
Leslie A. Scott ... Juggler (uncredited)
Reginald Sheffield ... Farmer (uncredited)
Fran Shore ... Milkmaid (uncredited)
Tom Stevenson ... Officer (uncredited)

George Suzanne ... Acrobat (uncredited)
Glenn Thompson ... (uncredited)
Trevor Ward ... Peasant (uncredited)
Patrick Whyte ... Officer (uncredited)
Edwin George Wurzberg ... Juggler (uncredited)

Directed by
Gordon Douglas 
Writing credits
George Bruce (screen play)

Ralph Gilbert Bettison (story) (as Ralph Bettinson)

Produced by
Fred M. Packard .... producer
Original Music by
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco 
Arthur Morton 
Heinz Roemheld 
Cinematography by
Charles Lawton Jr. 
Film Editing by
Gene Havlick 
Art Direction by
Harold H. MacArthur  (as Harold MacArthur)
Set Decoration by
James Crowe 
Costume Design by
Jean Louis (gowns)
Makeup Department
Clay Campbell .... makeup artist
Helen Hunt .... hair stylist
Production Management
Jack Fier .... production manager (uncredited)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Wilbur McGaugh .... assistant director
Sound Department
Jack A. Goodrich .... sound engineer (as Jack Goodrich)
Roydon Clark .... stunts (uncredited)
Charles Heard .... stunts (uncredited)
Gil Perkins .... stunts (uncredited)
Russell Saunders .... stunts (uncredited)
David Sharpe .... stunt double: John Derek (uncredited)
Glen Thompson .... stunts (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Eddie Blaisdell .... grip (uncredited)
Frank G. Carson .... camera operator (uncredited)
Don Christie .... still photographer (uncredited)
Howard Robertson .... gaffer (uncredited)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Joan Joseff .... costume jeweller (uncredited)
Editorial Department
Francis Cugat .... color consultant: Technicolor
Music Department
Morris Stoloff .... musical director
Other crew
Frances McDowell .... script supervisor (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

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79 min
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
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Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Recording)

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Cause I'm the tax man!yeah! I'm the tax man!, 2 January 2012
Author: dbdumonteil

no more no less a rehash, nay a photocopy of "Robin Hood":oddly the famous hero is dead ans it's his son (Derek)'s turn to fight the nasty prince helped by his old man's former companions,who,although older than Robin ,are still alive and kicking;they do not seem to have aged a bit. And what about Lady Marian?;i guess it's not the same woman ,although we're not told about the son's mom (must be Marian ).Isn't there something Freudian in the love affair,Derek and his darling being pale copies of Flynn and De Havilland ?

The prince is ruthless:pay your taxes or you'll rot in a dungeon !and they even take a little boy's pigeons !and they even cheat the nobles !and they hang you over the slightest thing!

Not a good film by the talented Gordon Douglas.

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