Robin and Marian
Robin and Marian (1976)

After twenty years abroad, Robin Hood returns to England and attempts to renew ties with his beloved Maid Marian, in this elegiac take on the Robin Hood legend. Their short-lived reunion is interrupted by a newly reignited conflict with the… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: January 1, 1976
DVD Release Date: July 16, 2002
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Critic Score: 76% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jay Cocks
TIME Magazine

Robin and Marian is a film that must stand or fall on the strength of its stars. Fortunately, it has two of the best."

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Time Out

It's one of those rare movies, like King Hu's Touch of Zen, that handles its historical imagery so cleanly, and contains its pretensions so solidly within sure characterisation and plotting, that it is often sublimely expressive.

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Ian Nathan
Empire Magazine

The atmosphere is one of melancholy as Lester penetrates through the gauze of fantasy to find the human heart, and softly finds it beating.

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Variety Staff

The idea of picking up the Robin Hood legend 20 years later seems okay at first consideration, but Goldman and Lester never got beyond the premise.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Connery and Hepburn seem to have arrived at a tacit understanding between themselves about their characters. They glow. They really do seem in love. And they project as marvelously complex, fond, tender people.

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A Richard Lester film starring Sean Connery and Audrey Hepburn has got to worth two hours of anybody's cinema-going time.

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Steve Daly
Entertainment Weekly

The social satire gets precious at times, but Connery (sans hairpiece!) and Hepburn (swathed for the first hour in a nun's wimple) bring a fervid depth of feeling to their characters' rekindled courtship.

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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader

Deep down inside, a very good film.

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Adrian Turner
Radio Times

[A] gorgeous, masterly elegy for a vanished age.

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Flixster Audience Score: 53% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
Maybe I need to see this one again, but all I remember is that Robin Hood was older and there wasn't much going on, and it was boring, but I 'll give… More
Sean Gillespie
Err, 1976. Lots of big names.
Dean McKenna
The quite fine adventure film is full of heroes that are larger than life, villians who are more than evil, one of the greatest love stories ever told and one… More
Kyle S
An entertaining allthough at times very silly rendition of Robin Hood. This story takes place 20 years after the commonly told legend of Robin in Sherwood, and… More
xGary Xx
Very likeable and funny deconstruction of the Robin Hood myth from the director who brought you a very likeable and funny deconstruction of The Three… More
David Sayers
Damn More 4 for showing bloody good films in the middle of my day off! Since a new version of the Robin Hood story is coming out soon it's good to look… More

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