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The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot (1998)

Quest for Camelot (original title)
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An adventurous girl, a young blind hermit and a goofy two headed dragon race to find the lost sword Excalibur to save King Arthur and Camelot from disaster.

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Kayley (voice)
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Kayley (singing voice)
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Garrett (voice)
Bryan White ...
Garrett (singing voice)
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Ruber (voice)
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Devon (voice)
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Cornwall (voice)
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Juliana (voice)
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Juliana (singing voice) (as Celine Dion)
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King Arthur (voice)
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King Arthur (singing voice)
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Griffin (voice)
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Bladebeak (voice)
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Lionel (voice)
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Merlin (voice) (as Sir John Gielgud)
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During the times of King Arthur, the story of an adventurous brave girl, named Kayley, whose father, a Knight of the Round Table, is killed by Sir Ruber, a maniacal brute who steals Excalibur and ultimately threatens to seize King Arthur's Camelot. Kayley enlists the blind, reclusive knight-aspirant Garrett and a goofy two headed dragon to brave the Enchanted Forest and retrieve the magic sword. Their adventure is also, of course, fraught with danger. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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Garrett & Kayley: A noble warrior and a brave girl find the magical sword. See more »


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15 May 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La espada mágica: La leyenda de Camelot  »

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Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,041,602 (USA) (15 May 1998)

Gross:

$22,717,758 (USA) (7 August 1998)
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Gary Oldman and Bronson Pinchot who voice Ruber and his partner the Griffin first appeared together in True Romance (1993) and also Jaleel White who voiced Bladebeak who was secretly working for Ruber and the Griffin appeared in Family Matters (1989) that was a spin-off to Perfect Strangers (1986) that also stared Bronson Pinchot. See more »

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When Julianna turns to the family painting on the wall, Kaylye's father is depicted as he was right before his death, as is Julianna. Kaylye on the other hand looks like a teenager instead of the small child she would have been when the painting would have been made. See more »

Quotes

Garrett: [to Ayden] You don't understand. In Camelot, she'd only see me through their eyes. Not a knight, not a man, not anything.
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Featured in The 56th Annual Golden Globe Awards (1999) See more »

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A very,VERY good Arthurian movie
18 September 2007 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I was shocked,surprised and flabbergasted by the negative reviews I would see on the web, I thought that this film a very,VERY good Arthurian movie along with Walt Disney's classic "The Sword in The Stone;" the MGM live-action classic "Knights of the Round Table" with Robert Taylor & Ava Gardner; the musical "Camelot" starring Richard Harris & Vanessa Redgrave.

This film has everything: a very good story, excellent music, and that's one thing I love in a movie is a very good soundtrack; and an excellent voice casting too. I love Kayley, and her desire to carry on the tradition of her father in the excellent song On My Father's Wings was a great scene in the film. I also love song "The Prayer" too. The song became popular among artists like the Celtic Woman - I don't understand why a popular song would come from a film that people thought it's awful.


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