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The Legend of Robin Hood Is Centuries Old-But the Way We Tell His Story Has Changed

3 monthes ago   |   By Time

This post is in partnership with History Today. The article below was originally published at History Today.
The end of 2018 saw the release of yet another Robin Hood blockbuster film, this time starring the youthful Taron Egerton in the title role. This follows on from Ridley Scott's Robin Hood of 2010, in which the lead is Russell Crowe, who was more victorious in his battle with the Sheriff of Nottingham than he was in his battle with a Yorkshire accent. This, in turn, was preceded by Kevin Costner's Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves from 1991.
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