The Magic Sword
The Magic Sword (1962)

This medieval adventure fantasy has Saint George (Gary Lockwood) as the hero battling the forces of evil. He incurs the wrath of the villainous Lodac (Basil Rathbone) who uses all his dark powers to stop our hero. George fights a giant… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: April 1, 1962
DVD Release Date: July 12, 2005
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Sarah Boslaugh

[Estelle} Winwood provides some campy humor (I kept thinking of Bewitched every time she was on screen)...

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

Heavy on laughable special effects and outrageously broad performances...

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Brian Costello
Common Sense Media

Kitschy knight quest is fun '60s flashback; some battles.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Silly fun with some winning performances and campy effects

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Looking like a Beach Party movie with swords.

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Flixster Audience Score: 25% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
'The most incredible weapon ever wielded!', meh...lets not get carried away here folks, have you heard of a lightsaber?? Oh wait this was 1962. Now… More
Sylvester Kuo
A made for children fantasy film based on the legend of St. George, it is silly but surprisingly entertaining for its production.
Kevin M. Williams
A little bit of fun in this camp classic as a knight, Gary Lockwood, goes on a mission to save his lady fair. Against him, Basil Rathbone, hamming it up as the… More
Sarah Prisbylla
Nothing enjoyable about this.
jay nixon
Absurdly cheesy with performances so vapid from everyone except of pros Basil Rathbone and Estelle Winwood it would be an insult to dinner theatre acting to say… More
Anthony Valletta
Unrated sword and sorcery film.