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Sword of Lancelot (1963)

Lancelot and Guinevere (original title)
Lancelot is King Arthur's most valued Knight of the Round Table and a paragon of courage and virtue. Things change, however, when he falls in love with Queen Guinevere.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Sir Lancelot
... Guinevere
... King Arthur
... Sir Gawaine
Archie Duncan ... Sir Lamorak
... Lady Vivian
Michael Meacham ... Sir Modred
Iain Gregory ... Sir Tors
... Merlin
Reginald Beckwith ... Sir Dagonet
... Sir Bevidere
... Sir Gareth
Joseph Tomelty ... Sir Kaye
... Rian
Geoffrey Dunn ... Edrick
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Lancelot is King Arthur's most valued Knight of the Round Table and a paragon of courage and virtue. Things change, however, when he falls in love with Queen Guinevere.

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This was the loving...battling...lusty age of King Arthur...the Knights of the Round Table...the fabulous age of Camelot! See more »


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(Westrex Recording System)

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(Eastmancolor)

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Nine years earlier Brian Ahern played King Arthur in "Prince Valiant." See more »

Goofs

In the main battle scene, a soldier - apparently thinking he was out of camera range - can be seen at the bottom of the screen standing with an arrow sticking out of his shoulder and smoking a cigarette. See more »

Quotes

Sir Lancelot: You speak like a child! You feel but do not think.
Guinevere: 'Tis better than a man, who thinks but does not feel.
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The Universal logo does not appear on this film. See more »

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Version of First Knight (1995) See more »

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The sword of Lancelot or Lancelot and Guinevere
20 November 2006 | by See all my reviews

Well they sure don't make films like this anymore and I agree with the comment this film rocks! The battle scenes alone were way ahead of there time with gore and spectacle. It was the first time I had ever seen a man cut in half by a sword. It shocked me! I saw this film for the first time when I was a kid and it has stayed with me through the years.

It has solid acting by Cornel and cast. Indeed when I think of the Lancelot I don't think anyone portrayed the medieval knight better. This was one of the movies that once you started watching it you where glued to the screen. A great period piece. If you have seen this movie and enjoyed Cornel's acting the films The Naked Prey and Gargoyles (a made for TV movie) definitely made a splash !


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