Robin Hood: Men in Tights
Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)

Mel Brooks directed and co-wrote this satiric comedy which lampoons a number of cinematic treatments of the legend of Sherwood Forest, including Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves and The Adventures of Robin Hood. Robin Hood (Cary Elwes) comes… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: July 28, 1993
DVD Release Date: April 4, 2006
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Critic Score: 48% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Cary Elwes is far more dashing and jubilant than either Kevin Costner or Russell Crowe, and he seems born for the role, rather than shoehorned into it.

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Steve Crum

Grade B Mel Brooks has some zany moments.

Widgett Walls

There are many funnier things in the world. Like the flu, for example.

Chuck O'Leary

This painfully unfunny spoof rivals Dracula: Dead and Loving It as Brooks' worst film.

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Eric Lurio
Greenwich Village Gazette

This is one of the best musicals of the 1990s and one of Brooks' very best

Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

Indicates that Mel Brooks may have lost it.

James Brundage

It is true, the legend had it coming, but this bad?

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

A few good moments in this typically undercooked Brooks opus.

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Flixster Audience Score: 81% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
'We're men...we're men in tights...YES! we roam around the forest looking for fights!' A strange choice for Brooks I think, he seemed to… More
Al S
One of the funniest movies ever made. Director, Mel Brooks never fails create a brilliant parody that has lots of energy and great spirit. An outrageously… More
Kevin M. Williams
One of Mel Brooks lesser efforts still has it's guilty pleasures as well as the usual collection of Brooksian toilet gags. While much is disposable, and… More
Chris Weber
Mel Brooks decides to tackle Robin Hood, and the result is a film that is star studded, pretty clever, and really freaking hilarious. One of my personal… More
Mike S
Charmingly fun and one of the best parodies of all time, despite the fact that most of the jokes are kind of bad and cheap. What makes up for that though is the… More
MisterYoda ?
2 stars