When Things Were Rotten (1975– )

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Comedy about Robin Hood, who was a complete idiot, and his band o incompetents in Sherwood Forest. Prince John, the Sheriff of Nottingham, and their gang were even more incompetent. Maid ... See full summary »

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 Robin Hood (13 episodes, 1975)
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 Friar Tuck (13 episodes, 1975)
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 Alan-a-Dale (13 episodes, 1975)
Richard Dimitri ...
 Bertram / ... (13 episodes, 1975)
Henry Polic II ...
 Sheriff of Nottingham (13 episodes, 1975)
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 Maid Marian (13 episodes, 1975)
David Sabin ...
 Little John (13 episodes, 1975)
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 Prince John (9 episodes, 1975)
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Comedy about Robin Hood, who was a complete idiot, and his band o incompetents in Sherwood Forest. Prince John, the Sheriff of Nottingham, and their gang were even more incompetent. Maid Marion, Robin's girlfriend, was a played as a twit. The show lasted three months. Written by J.E. McKillop <jack-mckillop_<>_worldnet.att.net>>>

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10 September 1975 (USA)  »

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Kdyz je vsechno jinak  »

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Robert Klein was offered the role of Robin Hood but turned it down. See more »

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Version of Robin Hood: Robin Hood and the Sorcerer (1984) See more »

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When Things Were Rotten
Performed by Charles Strouse
Music by Artie Butler
Lyrics by Lee Adams
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This is the way I like to remember Robin Hood!
22 September 2002 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

I too cannot understand why this series has not been re-run. I was only about six when I used to watch it on Saturday afternoons with my mum who absolutely loved the show. I would love to see it again, this time round at 31 I might get more out of it!


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