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The Legend of William Tell 

This series follows the legend of Wilhelm Gorkeit of Tellikon (William Tell), who, as the stories say, shot an apple off of his son's head and lead the rebellion to free Switzerland.

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Series cast summary:
Kieren Hutchison ...  William Tell 16 episodes, 1998
Andrew Robertt ...  Lord Xax 16 episodes, 1998
Nathaniel Lees ...  Leon 16 episodes, 1998
Katrina Browne ...  Aruna 16 episodes, 1998
Ray Henwood Ray Henwood ...  Kreel 16 episodes, 1998
Sharon Tyrell ...  Kalem 16 episodes, 1998
Beth Allen ...  Princess Vara 16 episodes, 1998
Drew Neemia ...  Drogo 15 episodes, 1998
Peter McKenzie ...  Warrior Captain 10 episodes, 1998
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This series follows the legend of Wilhelm Gorkeit of Tellikon (William Tell). His legendary story began when he shot an apple off of his son's head with his bow and arrow. Then the story tells of his efforts to lead the rebellion to free Switzerland. Written by blogmonstermike.wordpress.com

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Country:

New Zealand

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 August 1998 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Legenda o Viljemu Telu See more »

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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not that bad!!!
21 November 2001 | by monabassilSee all my reviews

I'm surprised by the negative feedback I've been reading and hearing about this series. Do not compare it with series like 'Xena' or 'Sinbad', because this is obviously a different attempt for fantasy/adventure. Sure, the story has nothing to do with the real Tell, so what? At least the main character doesn't behave like an invincible hero. I believe that, in a kingdom like Kryll, it's okay to have crystal arrows, wizards, rebels, faeries, and wolf-men... Those of you looking for some kick-ass fighting scenes will be disappointed, because that's not the point of the series. The characters of Aruna and of Leo were very well performed, despite the sometimes thin dialogue. I would say this is not bad, if not compared to other fantasy/adventure series. And the theme song is somewhat appealing.


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