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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:
...  Jack 2 episodes, 2006
...  Mistress Deborah 2 episodes, 2006
...  Swimming Knight 2 episodes, 2006
...  Captive Woman 2 episodes, 2006
...  Colin 2 episodes, 2006
...  Pig 2 episodes, 2006
...  Sir Thomas 2 episodes, 2006
Gertie ...  Pig 2 episodes, 2006
...  Gare 2 episodes, 2006
...  Stromnian 2 episodes, 2006
...  One-Eye 2 episodes, 2006
...  William 2 episodes, 2006
...  Master Burton 2 episodes, 2006
...  Graham 2 episodes, 2006
...  Arthur 2 episodes, 2006
Alexander Kalugin ...  Rauskaug 2 episodes, 2006
...  King Griffyth 2 episodes, 2006
Jessica King ...  Young Yvonne 2 episodes, 2006
Gary Lauder ...  Hugh 2 episodes, 2006
...  Yvonne 2 episodes, 2006
...  Merlin 2 episodes, 2006
...  Brianna's Father 2 episodes, 2006
...  Young Brianna 2 episodes, 2006
...  Brianna 2 episodes, 2006
Louis Plottel ...  Young Boy 2 episodes, 2006
Linda Quibell ...  Somber Woman 2 episodes, 2006
Sabine Raskin ...  Youngest Yvonne 2 episodes, 2006
...  Lady of the Lake 2 episodes, 2006
...  Weston 2 episodes, 2006
...  Chester 2 episodes, 2006
Evan Smith ...  Young Jack 2 episodes, 2006
...  Young Arthur 2 episodes, 2006
Mike Wasko ...  Scribe 2 episodes, 2006
Chris Woodcock ...  Innkeeper 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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Hallmark Entertainment

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Also Known As:

El aprendiz de Merlín  »

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$12,000,000 (estimated)
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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 »

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Yvonne: My nobility is a harlot's costume.
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Featured in Troldspejlet: Episode #37.13 (2007) See more »

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Not Good

Just finished watching it.. The movie is pretty weak. The original is far better. Sam Neil is barely in this and only in flashbacks. The unknown cast is passable, but nothing in this movie seems to come into focus. Miranda Richardson is really starting to show her age. She's playing the Lady of the Lake character and seems as if she is sleepwalking thru the part. All the characters are very subdued, no passion or emotion is here.. I was expecting this film to contain a lot of magic, however quickly realized there would be none. The film defiantly is lacking the "magical" feel of the first one. Magic takes the back seat to a boring plot. And I think that is really where the movie fails. Now this movie is only 1hr 32mins, so there is far less time to develop anything compared to the 3+ hour running time of the first film. However without Sam Neils endearing performance and and such a throw out plot, this movie is a poor sequel. I would recommend you skip it, or fast forward to the Sam Neil parts.


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