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Robin and Marian
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James Goldman (written by)
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Release Date:
April 1976 (USA) See more »
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Love is the greatest adventure of all.
Plot:
Robin Hood, aging none too gracefully, returns exhausted from the Crusades to woo and win Maid Marian one last time. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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"Where this falls, John, put us close, and leave us there." See more (79 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Sean Connery ... Robin Hood

Audrey Hepburn ... Maid Marian

Robert Shaw ... Sheriff of Nottingham

Richard Harris ... Richard the Lionheart / King Richard

Nicol Williamson ... Little John

Denholm Elliott ... Will Scarlett
Kenneth Haigh ... Sir Ranulf

Ronnie Barker ... Friar Tuck

Ian Holm ... King John
Bill Maynard ... Mercadier

Esmond Knight ... Old Defender

Veronica Quilligan ... Sister Mary
Peter Butterworth ... Surgeon
John Barrett ... Jack

Kenneth Cranham ... Jack's Apprentice

Victoria Abril ... Queen Isabella (as Victoria Merida Roja)
Montserrat Julió ... 1st Sister (as Montserrat Julio)
Victoria Hernández Sanguino ... 2nd Sister (as Victoria Hernandez Sanguino)
Margarida Minguillón ... 3rd Sister (as Margarita Minguillon)

Directed by
Richard Lester 
 
Writing credits
James Goldman (written by)

Produced by
Denis O'Dell .... producer
Richard Shepherd .... executive producer
Ray Stark .... executive producer (uncredited)
 
Original Music by
John Barry 
 
Cinematography by
David Watkin (photographed by)
 
Film Editing by
John Victor-Smith  (as John Victor Smith)
 
Casting by
Mary Selway 
 
Production Design by
Michael Stringer 
 
Art Direction by
Gil Parrondo 
 
Costume Design by
Yvonne Blake (costumes designed by)
 
Makeup Department
José Antonio Sánchez .... makeup artist (as Jose Antonio Sanchez)
 
Production Management
Barrie Melrose .... production supervisor
Juan Clemente Prosper .... unit manager (as Juan Clemente)
Apolinar Rabinal .... production manager
Roberto Roberts .... production supervisor
Dusty Symonds .... unit manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
José López Rodero .... assistant director (as Jose Lopez Rodero)
 
Art Department
Julián Mateos .... property master (as Julian Mateos)
Francisco Prósper .... construction manager (as Francisco Prosper)
Tony Reading .... assistant art director
 
Sound Department
Roy Charman .... sound recordist
Gerry Humphreys .... sound recordist
Don Sharpe .... sound editor
Paul Smith .... sound editor
 
Special Effects by
Eddie Fowlie .... special effects
 
Stunts
Joaquín Parra .... stunt arranger (as Joaquin Parra)
Miguel Pedregosa .... stunt arranger
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Iain Coates .... still photographer
Federico G. Grau .... still photographer (as Frederico Grau)
Miguel Sancho .... gaffer
Jimmy Turrell .... camera operator (as Jim Turrell)
Paul Wilson .... second unit photography
Kathy Fields .... special still photographer (uncredited)
Stephen Smith .... assistant camera (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Peter Boyle .... assistant editor
María Luisa Pino .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Michael Clifford .... music editor
John Barry .... conductor (uncredited)
Richard Shores .... composer: additional music (uncredited)
 
Other crew
William Hobbs .... fight arranger
Ian McKay .... fight arranger
Ann Skinner .... continuity
Nat Weiss .... unit publicist
 

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Runtime:
106 min
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Color (Technicolor)
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Certification:
Finland:K-16 | Iceland:12 | Netherlands:14 (Original rating) | Norway:15 | Singapore:PG | UK:A (original rating) | UK:PG (tv rating) | UK:PG (video rating) (1986) (1993) (2002) | USA:PG | West Germany:12 (f)
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One of three movies starring Sean Connery and Denholm Elliott, being the other two Cuba (1979) and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989).See more »
Goofs:
Anachronisms: When the coast and ocean are visible, there are modern boats off shore.See more »
Quotes:
Robin Hood:Richard, it's me.
Richard the Lionheart:[dying] I know it's you. You couldn't leave me, could you? You're free of me now. I'll let you go. What will you do without me now, Jolly Robin... now I'm dead?
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31 out of 37 people found the following review useful.
"Where this falls, John, put us close, and leave us there.", 11 May 2008

The film picks up the Robin Hood legend some twenty years after with Robin and his sidekick Little John return to their old Sherwood Forest embittered by King Richard, by the Crusades and their sickening brutality…

They're informed by former friends Friar Tuck and Will that the lovely Maid Marian now lives nearby, where she has become the abbess… And the sheriff is as powerful as ever and rules the country…

Marian greets Robin's return with mixed feelings, and tells him that, in the passed two decades, she worked hard studying herbs and medicines, and she loves her life and she won't give it up…

Of course, after the return of Robin, Marian could not imagine herself living in the world again, or even wanting to… But after he rescues her from his long time enemy, the Sheriff of Nottingham, who tries to arrest her on religious grounds, the two become lovers once again…

As Robin, Connery is a little bit in love with death… He flirts, he teases, he challenges his strong enemy to a single combat to the death...

As Marian, Hepburn felt so little for so long…

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