While filming Robin Hood's escape from the castle, Basil Rathbone
was knocked down and trampled by extras, causing a spear wound in his right foot that required eight stitches to close. See more
In the final duel, Robin pushes Guy of Gisbourne off the stairs and Guy loses his sword which slides down the steps. Robin jumps down the side of the stairs and gives Guy back his sword, which now is lying at Guy's feet. See more
In the year of Our Lord 1191 when Richard, the Lion-Heart, set forth to drive the infidels from the Holy Land, he gave the Regency of his Kingdom to his trusted friend, Longchamps, instead of to his treacherous brother, Prince John.
Bitterly resentful, John hoped for some disaster to befall Richard so that he, with the help of the Norman barons, might seize the throne for himself. And then on a luckless day for the Saxons...
Town Crier announcing capture of Richard
News has come from Vienna: "Leopold of Austria has seized ...