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King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Drama | 12 May 2017 (USA)
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Robbed of his birthright, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword from the stone, he is forced to acknowledge his true legacy - whether he likes it or not.

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Robbed of his birthright, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword from the stone, he is forced to acknowledge his true legacy - whether he likes it or not.

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Take back the kingdom. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for sequences of violence and action, some suggestive content and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Knights of the Roundtable: King Arthur  »

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$175,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

€709,837 (Italy) (14 May 2017)

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$39,175,066 (USA)
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Trivia

Charlie Hunnam and Jude Law previously starred together in Cold Mountain (2003). Law played the protagonist, while Hunnam played the antagonist. See more »

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The length of Excalibur's hilt changes between shots. One moment only a single hand can fit, and then two hands. See more »

Quotes

Bill: Leave him with me, boss.
King Arthur: Put your ring back on honey-tits, you haven't had enough porridge this morning to talk like that. And if you want that sword so much, your lordship, you can keep it... to peel your grapes.
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Bill: Now, that would have hurt a lot more if I'd left the ring on.
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The Warner Bros logo has runes on it. See more »

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Featured in Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 12 May 2017 (2017) See more »

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Character driven with a tad of razzle dazzle
10 May 2017 | by See all my reviews

After reading a few 'critic' reviews I felt inspired to write a review of my own.

People going into this movie shouldn't be expecting something similar to the King Arthur films they're accustomed to. Guy Ritchie took the King Arthur character that everyone knows and turned him into someone like-able. This is the definitive King Arthur movie for a couple of reasons.

The story isn't dense and boring. It focuses on a concise narrative which doesn't spoon feed history or plot details to a viewer. The story is happening through the characters, as it should in any good movie.

Camera movement is fresh and provokes adrenaline. It's hard to look away.

Something to consider. this is the first movie in a planned MCU like universe. Not a standalone movie.

Bottom line - Go see this movie for yourself, if you're someone who loves looking at reviews. You can safely disregard them in this case.


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