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Sword of Lancelot (1963)

Lancelot and Guinevere (original title)
This period action classic features Cornel Wilde, who also co-produced and directed this film, as Lancelot, the bravest knight of the Round Table.

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Archie Duncan ...
Sir Lamorak
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Michael Meacham ...
Sir Modred
Iain Gregory ...
Sir Tors
Mark Dignam ...
Reginald Beckwith ...
John Barrie ...
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Joseph Tomelty ...
Graham Stark ...
Rian
Geoffrey Dunn ...
Edrick
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This period action classic features Cornel Wilde, who also co-produced and directed this film, as Lancelot, the bravest knight of the Round Table.

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All the fiery passions of the lusty age of great kings....beautiful queens.....that heroic age of King Arthur and the gallant Knights of the Round Table! See more »


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In the main battle scene, a soldier - apparently thinking he was out of camera range - can be seen at the bottom of the screen standing with an arrow sticking out of his shoulder and smoking a cigarette. See more »

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Guinevere: I should have known better than to trust a Frenchman!
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Version of Knights of the Round Table (1953) See more »

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The sword of Lancelot or Lancelot and Guinevere
20 November 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Well they sure don't make films like this anymore and I agree with the comment this film rocks! The battle scenes alone were way ahead of there time with gore and spectacle. It was the first time I had ever seen a man cut in half by a sword. It shocked me! I saw this film for the first time when I was a kid and it has stayed with me through the years.

It has solid acting by Cornel and cast. Indeed when I think of the Lancelot I don't think anyone portrayed the medieval knight better. This was one of the movies that once you started watching it you where glued to the screen. A great period piece. If you have seen this movie and enjoyed Cornel's acting the films The Naked Prey and Gargoyles (a made for TV movie) definitely made a splash !


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