MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 6,683 this week

Camelot (1982)

TV Movie  |   |  Musical  |  26 September 1982 (USA)
7.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.7/10 from 226 users  
Reviews: 12 user | 1 critic

Part of the cable series "HBO Theatre", this is a videotaped presentation of the 1980 Broadway revival of the musical.

Director:

Writers:

(play), (screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

Related News

Garland's Critics List
| backstage.com

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1946 titles
created 15 Sep 2011
 
a list of 45 titles
created 26 May 2012
 
a list of 33 titles
created 09 Jun 2012
 
a list of 8 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 58 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Camelot" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Camelot (TV Movie 1982)

Camelot (TV Movie 1982) on IMDb 7.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Camelot.

User Polls

4 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Cromwell (1970)
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Disgusted with the policies of King Charles I, Oliver Cromwell plans to take his family to the New World. But on the eve of their departure, Cromwell is drawn into the tangled web of ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Hughes
Stars: Richard Harris, Alec Guinness, Robert Morley
Camelot (1967)
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The story of the marriage of England's King Arthur to Guinevere. The plot of illegitimate Modred to gain the throne and Guinevere's growing attachment to Sir Lancelot, threaten to topple Arthur and destroy his "round table" of knights.

Director: Joshua Logan
Stars: Richard Harris, Vanessa Redgrave, Franco Nero
Adventure | Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

In 1825 an English aristocrat is captured by Indians. He lives with them and begins to understand/accept their lifestyles. Eventually he is accepted as part of the tribe and becomes their leader.

Director: Elliot Silverstein
Stars: Richard Harris, Judith Anderson, Jean Gascon
Camelot I (2013)
Short | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Claudia always imagined she would drive off into the sunset in the beautiful Ford Capri she was promised by her father. Once she set off to escape her town things were going to change and ... See full summary »

Director: Robin Mason
Stars: Sophie Colquhoun, Jack Farthing, Philip Barantini
Arthur the King (TV Movie 1985)
Adventure | Fantasy | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Classic tale of King Arthur and how his wife is kidnapped by his evil sister. Lancelot is sent out to try and retrieve the lost queen and unfortunately falls in love with her. Forbidden ... See full summary »

Director: Clive Donner
Stars: Malcolm McDowell, Candice Bergen, Edward Woodward
The Last Word (1979)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Roy Boulting
Stars: Richard Harris, Karen Black, Martin Landau
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

An Englishman, John Morgan, lives 30 years as a Sioux named Man Called Horse. In 1874, gold is discovered in the Black Hills, on tribal land guaranteed to the Sioux in the Laramie Treaty of... See full summary »

Director: John Hough
Stars: Richard Harris, Michael Beck, Ana De Sade
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

In 1727, an Arab colt is born with the signs of the wheat ear and the white spot on his heel: evil and good. And thus begins the life of Sham. He is a gift to the King of France, through a ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Duffell
Stars: Richard Harris, Glenda Jackson, Frank Finlay
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

This period action classic features Cornel Wilde, who also co-produced and directed this film, as Lancelot, the bravest knight of the Round Table.

Director: Cornel Wilde
Stars: Cornel Wilde, Jean Wallace, Brian Aherne
My Kingdom (2001)
Drama | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Modern story inspired by King Lear set in contemporary Liverpool.

Director: Don Boyd
Stars: Richard Harris, Lynn Redgrave, Reece Noi
Camelot (TV Series 2011)
Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

King Uther dies suddenly. Britain is facing chaos. The sorcerer Merlin appoints the not so known son and heir Arthur as the king who was raised as a commoner, but his half sister has other ... See full summary »

Stars: Joseph Fiennes, Jamie Campbell Bower, Tamsin Egerton
Animation | Adventure | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Part live-action and part-animated version of Gulliver's travels, especially his meeting with the tiny Lilliputians.

Director: Peter R. Hunt
Stars: Richard Harris, Catherine Schell, Norman Shelley
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Meg Bussert ...
Richard Muenz ...
Barrie Ingham ...
James Valentine ...
Richard Backus ...
William Parry ...
Thor Fields ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jeanne Caryl ...
Nimue
Edit

Storyline

Part of the cable series "HBO Theatre", this is a videotaped presentation of the 1980 Broadway revival of the musical.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Musical

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 September 1982 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Kamelot  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

For this revival, Alan Jay Lerner used his screenplay for the 1967 film rather than his original 1960 stage play. The screenplay includes two scenes not included in the original stage play - the flashback structure seen at the beginning, and the sequence in which Arthur encounters Merlin while in the forest, followed by Mordred persuading King Arthur to stay in the forest. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
[first spoken lines]
King Arthur: Why is Guinevere in that castle, behind walls I cannot enter? Why am I on the far side on the channel on this dark and dismal plain waiting an angry dawn to do battle against the man I love, for the woman I love?
See more »

Connections

Version of Knights of the Round Table (1953) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
By far the best!
29 May 2002 | by (New Hampshire, USA) – See all my reviews

I have seen many performances of Camelot, and this is by far the best. I hope it will soon be released on DVD so everyone can enjoy this truly fabulous production! The "film" versions of Broadway musicals have always lacked the special feeling of "live theater"- but this production truly captures the unique feeling of the New York stage.


5 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
DVD or VHS available???? KMRieckhoff
Liam Neeson as Gawain? thisiszachary-1
CAMELOT WINDOW CARD btmiller
Discuss Camelot (1982) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?