Robin Hood (2010) Synopsis
Expert archer Robin Hood leads a band of marauders to lead an uprising against the English crown.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Scott has an eye -- and it's a very good one -- for sieges of castles, charging horsemen, hand-to-hand combat, glistening swords arcing...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Scott removed the adventure aspect, and some of the movie's passion was lost, too, like a dolphin caught in a tuna net. Perhaps it's for...
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
What this Robin Hood lacks in fun it makes up for in epic sweep.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
This Robin Hood is mostly a smart, muscular entertainment; it doesn’t breathe new life into a genre as did “Gladiator,’’ Scott’s first...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Scott's reimagining of the legend of Robin Hood has more heft than it does humor, more soulful brooding than snappy thrust-and-parry...
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
The problem with Russell Crowe's new take on the legend is that it has one muddy boot in history and the other in fantasy. The middling...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Cate Blanchett brings little but an arch toughness to the role of Marion, and, in a highly improbably climactic scene, proves herself a...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The battles are grainy and ''existential,'' but what they aren't is thrilling. They're surging crowd scenes with streams of arrows and...
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
He's (Crowe) thwarted by the production's almost total, and truly absurd, absence of fun.
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By Stephanie Zacharek
A moneygrubbing extravaganza, ugly to look at and interminable to sit through. No movie about the evils of excessive taxation should be...
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Five Word Review

By redyeah
Barf lame just don't go...

Good but not great...

By meccassault
Let me start by saying I am a fan of both Ridley Scott and Russel Crow and the work they did together in Gladiator, which was amazing. Here's where the BUUUUT comes into play. Although this is a good...

By milinvora

Not Your Typical Robin Hood Story

By Litton62
Leave your old notions of Robin Hood at home; sit back and enjoy something new This is actually much like "Wicked" in that this movie tells the back story of Robin Hood rather than focusing on his...

Great Epic Action story oft Robin Hood told from more of an historical perspective for the time

By critcallyme
I enjoyed this different spin on the story of Robin Hood. The story is presented with the events in history that were occurring at that time and gave an interesting alternative version of his...

Good Strong Prequel

By dmaslyn
All the familiar characters Robin Hood, Maid Marian, Little John, Friar Tuck, Sheriff of Nottingham - BEFORE "robbing the rich to give to the poor" begins. Exciting storytelling. Visually nice to...

Original Boys in the Hood

By chriskurth
Ridley Scott and Russell Crowe have teamed up for yet another epic film. This film is full of action, adventure, romance and yes, long bows! If you've seen Robin Hood Price of Thieves and liked it,...

Robin before the hood

By moodrojam
Just watched an advanced screening. This film tells the story of Robin prior to becoming an outlaw and before Sherwood Forest. This take on Robin Hood, throws the protagonist and his fellow "Merry...

Robin Hood ROCKS!!!!

By karicanary
Ever wonder where Robin Hood came from? This film will tell you all you need to know. I thought this was a great action/adventure flick. This film gave me a whole new way of looking at Robin Hood....

Looking forward to some exciting movie

By FLKBrown1
I am looking forward on seeing this new Russell Crowe movie, when it comes next Friday and I am going to be taking my parents who are going to be in town next weekend, along with my friend Jonathan....

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Rated PG-13 | For violence, intense sequences of warfare and some sexual content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Big bow-and-arrow action in powerful redo of classic tale.
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