over 4 years
i. love. russel. crowe. and blanchett was stunning, and the chemistry real. awesome.
almost 5 years
Didn't expect this to be Robin Hood: Origins. Still fun tho.
almost 7 years
good movie. Just doesn't scream Robin hood to me.
almost 7 years
This movie made me more in love with Russell Crowe ! I loved the comic moments.
I didn't like it so much
over 7 years
Kinda a letdown? (5/28/2011)
Edwooger Fischer Heitmann
I felt there should have been more. An American view of so called war tactics in darkages.
Best re-telling of Robin Hood yet even if it is a type of prequel. Actually believable.
Interesting approach - not retelling the legend, but revealing how the legend is born.
Robin Hood is a 2010 action film written by Brian Helgeland and directed by Ridley Scott.
Robin Hood, directed by Ridley Scott and starring Russell Crowe and Cate Blanchett will open the 2010 Cannes Film Festival, screening out of competition on May 12, 2010.
Quoting the synopsis from the 2010 Cannes Film Festival site:
"Robin Hood chronicles the life of an expert archer, previously interested only in self-preservation, from his service in King Richard I’s army against the French. Upon Richard’s death, Robin travels to Nottingham, a town suffering from the corruption of a despotic sheriff and crippling taxation, where he falls for the spirited widow Lady Marion, a woman skeptical of the identity and motivations of this crusader from the forest. Hoping to earn the hand of Maid Marion and salvage the village, Robin assembles a gang whose lethal mercenary skills are matched only by its appetite for life.
With their country weakened from decades of war, embattled from the ineffective...