Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He finds England under the reign of Prince John and his henchmen and finds himself being involved in the power-struggle for the throne of England. Will justice prevail and will all fair ladies in distress be rescued?
Did You Know?
This was the first and only time that Sam Neill
appeared on film with his mentor, James Mason
. Mason had seen some of Neill's Australian film and theater work and helped him to get work in Europe and America. See more
At the very end as Rebecca leaves the castle, we see the sea in the background. But York is inland. See more
[When the hour for a champion for Rebecca passes
It is time Reverend Father.
What a pity. To perish without one blow being struck on her behalf. If she were the least bit of a Christian I might champion her myself.
Version of Ivanhoe