Robin Hood is a 2010 action movie based on the Robin Hood legend. Directed by British filmmaker Ridley Scott (Alien, Blade Runner, Black Rain, G.I. Jane, Gladiator). The script was written by Brian Helgeland. Cast: Mark Strong (Sir Godfrey), Russell Crowe (Robin Hood), Cate Blanchett (Maid Marian), Matthew Macfadyen (Sheriff of Nottingham), Kevin Durand (Little John), Danny Huston (King Richard), William Hurt (William Marshall).
It is late 12th century England and Sir Robin Hood of Locksley, Earl of Huntington, (Russell Crowe) has returned to his North English village after fighting in the Third Crusade. Upon arrival, the nobleman and his servant discover the oppression caused by the new Sheriff of Nottingham (Matthew Macfadyen). Sir Robin uses his intelligence and military skills to free for his home village from tyranny and corruption in England, by taking back what is rightfully his, and by taking back what rightfully is their, to restore justice and happiness to England. Robin must also win the affection of the recently widowed Lady Marian (Cate Blanchett) while leading his Merry Men of Sherwood Forest to victory and fair.
|Writers||Screenplay: Brian Helgeland
Story: Brian Helgeland, Ethan Reiff
|Genre||Action / Drama|
|Tagline||The story behind the legend. The hero behind the outlaw.|
|Budget||$130 000 000|
|Release Date||14 May 2010 (USA)|
|Official website||Robin Hood Movie|