IN 13th century
And whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people.
‘Robin Hood’ chronicles the life of an expert archer, previously interested only in self-preservation, from his service in King Richard’s army against the French. Upon Richard’s death, Robin travels to
With their country weakened from decades of war, embattled from the ineffective rule of the new king and vulnerable to insurgencies from within and threats from afar, Robin and his men heed a call to ever greater adventure. This unlikeliest of heroes and his allies set off to protect their country from slipping into bloody civil war and return glory to England once more.
In this film, lasting more than two hours, Ridley Scott tells the story of noble archer Robin Longstride without following through on his eventual adventures as the legendary British outlaw. Crowe and Scott have rediscovered the stuff that made Gladiator an Oscar winner.