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Lionheart (1987)

 -  Adventure | Drama  -  August 1987 (USA)
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A young knight sets out to join King Richard's crusaders. Along the way, he encounters The Black Prince who captures children and sells them as slaves to the Muslims. It is Robert Narra's ... See full summary »

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Black Prince
Nicola Cowper ...
Blanche
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Michael
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Mathilda (as Deborah Barrymore)
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Charles De Montfort
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Madelaine
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Selim
John Franklyn-Robbins ...
The Abbot
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Odo
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Hugo
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Mayor of the Underground City
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Baptista
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A young knight sets out to join King Richard's crusaders. Along the way, he encounters The Black Prince who captures children and sells them as slaves to the Muslims. It is Robert Narra's sworn duty to protect the children and lead them to safety. Written by Kevin Michael Papineau <kp@parse.com>

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He has the fire of his sword. And the courage of his youth. See more »

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Lionheart: The Children's Crusade  »

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This is the final film that composer Jerry Goldsmith would compose for Director and personal friend, Franklin J. Schaffner, who would direct one more film before his passing in 1989. See more »

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Booorrring!
2 August 2002 | by (San Francisco) – See all my reviews

I'm sure this movie was meant to be more exciting, but at less than 2 hours, it still drags. Perhaps it's because of the mediocre acting, or the low budget, or all the American accents, or the perpetual gray background. Okay, I understand that these were terrible times, but can't there be a little bit of brightness? You can watch evildoers get taken out by bits of rock, and just hope someone muffles the background music once in a while - trust me, it gets really distracting. And who wants to see hordes of starving and dying children? Overall, a tremendous disappointment.


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