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Arthur of the Britons 

Arthur is the chief of a small Celt tribe in Dark-Ages Britain, a century or two after the withdrawal of Rome. Arthur struggles to weave the scattered tribes of Celts, Jutes, etc. into a ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Oliver Tobias ...  Arthur 24 episodes, 1972-1973
Michael Gothard ...  Kai 24 episodes, 1972-1973
Jack Watson ...  Llud 24 episodes, 1972-1973
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Arthur is the chief of a small Celt tribe in Dark-Ages Britain, a century or two after the withdrawal of Rome. Arthur struggles to weave the scattered tribes of Celts, Jutes, etc. into a union that can effectively oppose the Saxon invaders who are arriving in Britain in growing numbers. He is aided by his adoptive father, Llud, and his foster brother, Kai, who is himself a Saxon foundling. Written by Marg Baskin <marg@asd.raytheon.ca>

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 December 1972 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Artur Britanski See more »

Filming Locations:

Compton Dando, Bristol, UK See more »

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Runtime:

(26 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Edited into King Arthur, the Young Warlord (1975) See more »

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More historically accurste
3 April 2019 | by morn1960See all my reviews

More accurate than most film versions of the Arthur legend. No armour just life as it probably was again the 5th and 6th centuries


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