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The great sorcerer Merlin has returned to Camelot, a kingdom now vulnerable to ill fates and war since the theft of the Holy Grail, its greatest gift and protection. With the help of Jack, ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
John Reardon ...  Jack 2 episodes, 2006
Jennifer Calvert ...  Mistress Deborah 2 episodes, 2006
Clint Carleton ...  Swimming Knight 2 episodes, 2006
Lindsay Collins ...  Captive Woman 2 episodes, 2006
Garvin Cross ...  Colin 2 episodes, 2006
Michael Daingerfield ...  Pig 2 episodes, 2006
Duncan Fraser ...  Sir Thomas 2 episodes, 2006
Gertie Gertie ...  Pig 2 episodes, 2006
Mark Gibbon ...  Gare 2 episodes, 2006
Teach Grant ...  Stromnian 2 episodes, 2006
Mackenzie Gray ...  One-Eye 2 episodes, 2006
Jeremy Guilbaut ...  William 2 episodes, 2006
Andrew Jackson ...  Master Burton 2 episodes, 2006
Christopher Jacot ...  Graham 2 episodes, 2006
Woody Jeffreys ...  Arthur 2 episodes, 2006
Alexander Kalugin Alexander Kalugin ...  Rauskaug 2 episodes, 2006
Andrew Kavadas ...  King Griffyth 2 episodes, 2006
Jessica King Jessica King ...  Young Yvonne 2 episodes, 2006
Gary Lauder Gary Lauder ...  Hugh 2 episodes, 2006
Tegan Moss ...  Yvonne 2 episodes, 2006
Sam Neill ...  Merlin 2 episodes, 2006
David Nykl ...  Brianna's Father 2 episodes, 2006
Brenna O'Brien ...  Young Brianna 2 episodes, 2006
Meghan Ory ...  Brianna 2 episodes, 2006
Louis Plottel Louis Plottel ...  Young Boy 2 episodes, 2006
Linda Quibell Linda Quibell ...  Somber Woman 2 episodes, 2006
Sabine Raskin Sabine Raskin ...  Youngest Yvonne 2 episodes, 2006
Miranda Richardson ...  Lady of the Lake 2 episodes, 2006
Garwin Sanford ...  Weston 2 episodes, 2006
Darren Shahlavi ...  Chester 2 episodes, 2006
Evan Smith Evan Smith ...  Young Jack 2 episodes, 2006
Connor Stanhope ...  Young Arthur 2 episodes, 2006
Mike Wasko Mike Wasko ...  Scribe 2 episodes, 2006
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The great sorcerer Merlin has returned to Camelot, a kingdom now vulnerable to ill fates and war since the theft of the Holy Grail, its greatest gift and protection. With the help of Jack, an irascible young beggar-thief imbued with his own unruly magic, the fight against unknown dangers begins-to find the Grail, restore it to its rightful place, and bring Camelot back to its glory days. Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

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The search for the Holy Grail.

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Adventure | Fantasy

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Official Sites:

Hallmark Entertainment

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Language:

English

Release Date:

2006 (USA) See more »

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Merlin's Apprentice See more »

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$12,000,000 (estimated)
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Mono

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Second time Sam Neill has played Merlin in a TV mini-series. The first was in Merlin (1998). See more »

Goofs

A jet trail is visible in the sky in one of the Camelot encampment scenes in the forest. It is gone in the next shot. See more »

Quotes

Jack: [to Brianna and Graham, as he's about to look into Yvonne's memories] You two hold on as well. I'm tired of screwing up alone.
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Follows Merlin (1998) See more »

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With all the money that must have been spent it deserved a better director
14 April 2006 | by david-mayerSee all my reviews

What a waste of such a good cast. My media students could have directed it better. It is like lord of the rings without the lord or the rings. The script is flaccid and slow. The acting feels like they are completing a contractual obligation. The story line is of course stolen from star wars (she is your Mother Luke) And just who is fighting who? There must be a dozen different accents from English, to Canadian,Scottish, Nordic? The special effects are not up to the 21st century. This could have been filmed just as cleverly at the time of Bewitched(TV 1964). Actually I think I was more impressed by the special effects in that. The shaky camera work is annoying. I presume it was edited for TV. I would hate to watch it on a large screen. The choppy editing made me feel ill most of the time. And what a great idea putting Miranda's voice through vocoder. It does not work at all. I think someone should re-dub this as a comedy.


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