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Robin Hood (1991)

TV-14  |   |  Action, Adventure, Drama  |  13 May 1991 (USA)
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The Swashbuckling legend of Robin Hood unfolds in the 12th century when the mighty Normans ruled England with an iron fist.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Sir Robert Hode / Robin Hood
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Sir Miles Folcanet (as Jurgen Prochnow)
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Baron Roger Daguerre (as Jeroen Krabbe)
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Much the Miller (as Daniel Webb)
Conrad Asquith ...
Lodwick
Barry Stanton ...
Miter
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Phelim McDermott ...
Jester
Carolyn Backhouse ...
Nicole, Roger's Mistress
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Caspar De La Mare ...
Sam Timmons the Carpenter
Cecily Hobbs ...
Mabel
Gabrielle Reidy ...
Lily
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The Swashbuckling legend of Robin Hood unfolds in the 12th century when the mighty Normans ruled England with an iron fist.

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The adventure. The romance. The legend.


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O Roben ton dason  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)
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One of two "Robin Hood" films first released in the year of 1991 with the other being the Kevin Costner blockbuster Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991). In a number of territories, Robin Hood (1991) got the jump on the bigger Costner picture by getting distributed first prior to the other pictures cinema release. See more »

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Much of the chainmail is actually cloth made to look like metal armor. This is particularly notable in close shots of camail (the chainmail covering the neck and attached to the bottom of a helmet). See more »

Quotes

Baron Roger Daguerre: You are the most beautiful bride England has ever seen.
Maid Marian: I am the most pitiful bride England has ever seen.
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Version of Robin and Marian (1976) See more »

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Best telling of this classic tale so far.
14 October 2000 | by (Tucson, AZ) – See all my reviews

We all know the story of Robin Hood, it's been told over and over in movie and cartoon form for decades, and of course the story itself is ancient. I've seen a lot of ho-hum adaptations of this story, and in fact I've never been all that impressed with Errol Flynn, nor have I ever been comfortable watching men in tights prancing around. I didn't see this adaptation when it came out, but I accidentally flipped to it today when I first woke up, and I was pleasantly surprised. Every deficiency in previous tellings was gone; for the first time, I was actually engaged in the story rather than rolling my eyes at the Hollywood excesses I'm used to seeing. Uma Thurman is absolutely spectacular as an ass-kicking Marian, and the actor who plays Robin Hood is by far the best yet. I liked everything about this film, how it was directed, the cinematography, and especially the restraint shown by the director. I can't recommend it highly enough, and it certainly beats the hell out of the incredibly lame Kevin Costner telling. I don't know if this version is easy to find on videotape, but it is worth seeking out. 9 out of 10.


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