Robin Hood

The 10 new versions of Robin Hood in development

Rob Leane Feature May 11, 2015

Film, TV and games companies have big plans for legendary tights-wearer Robin Hood. Here’s our primer on all the new versions…

What next for Saturday night UK family drama?

Andrew Blair Feature May 5, 2015

From Primeval to Merlin and Atlantis, Doctor Who's return spawned a host of Saturday teatime dramas that have since disappeared. What next?

Another Robin Hood TV series, The Outlaw Chronicles, in development

Rob Leane News Apr 24, 2015

As well as the BBC series, there’s now another TV take on Robin Hood on the way (based on The Outlaw Chronicles books)…

Robin Hood: Origins in development, Lionsgate buys project

Leonardo DiCaprio
David Crow News Mar 20, 2015

The Robin Hood: Origins film that Leonardo DiCaprio's company is working on has been picked up by Lionsgate.

New Robin Hood series in development

Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves. A 1991 hit...
Louisa Mellor News Feb 12, 2014

The creator of NBC's Dracula, Cole Haddon, is developing a new Robin Hood series for BBC America. You're going to want to hear this...

Disney's silver age of animation

Mark Pickavance News Mar 1, 2011

Films such as Snow White and Pinocchio marked Disney’s golden age. But Mark argues that the animation that came in the decades after was just as good…

World Cinema: Box office gold

N P News Nov 24, 2010

Domestic grosses often make headlines in the US, but how important is a film's success overseas? Very, as Nick explains...

Robin Hood Blu-ray review

Ryan Lambie Review Sep 20, 2010

Ridley Scott creates another sprawling historical epic with Robin Hood, once again starring Russell Crowe as the hero of English folklore. But how does it fare on Blu-ray? Ryan finds out...

The myth about fading Hollywood stars and franchises

Simon Brew News Aug 4, 2010

Summer 2010 is supposedly the year that Hollywood got a kicking for relying on stars and franchises so much. But has that actually proven to be the case, wonders Simon?

Fairy tale fail: when our favourite stories are told improperly

Cinderella
Nina Sordi News Jul 2, 2010

Fairy tale stories have been told and retold for generations - so how do movie makers get their adaptations so wrong? Here are our suggestions...

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