Robin Hood: The Story Behind the Legend
Oscar® winner Russell Crowe stars as the legendary figure known by generations as Robin Hood, whose exploits have endured through out popular mythology. In 13th century England, Robin and his band of marauders lead an uprising against the crown that will forever alter the balance of world power. And whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an etern...more
Okay so i was a little slow on the up take. Maybe I'm getting old.
Why am I sitting at this keyboard again....?
Oh, yeah, okay i remember.
Anyway as noted this is the novelization of said movie. So if you liked the movie (which I did/do) you'll probably like the book.
It takes some liberties with history (though has the general historic frame work right and pretty accurately ...more
1. Jika filmnya diangkat dari novel, lebih baik membaca novelnya lebih dahulu sebelum menonton filmnya karena biasanya novelnya lebih baik dari filmnya.
2. Jika novelnya disusun berdasarkan naskah filmnya, lebih baik menonton filmnya lebih dulu sebelum membaca novelnya, karena biasanya filmnya lebih mengasyikkan dari novel/naskahnya, terutama bila banyak dialog improvisasi model film Iron Man.
Sekarang aku melanggar aturan itu, dan... ...more
When I was a kid, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves came out, and I desperately wanted to see it. My mom disapproved, because she thought it was too violent. (She was probably right, but I don't really remember the timeline all that well.) So I picked up the novelization instead.
I LOVED that book. It was f ...more
I really enjoyed the book. The storyline jumps around just as it does in the movie, however, that did not hinder my enjoyment. The characters and dialogue are all the same, especially if you watch the director's cut. So, why not just watch the movie and ski ...more
ahhh... I admit it - I do like the era... I like men who act like men (packing a bow and arrow doesnt hurt either...) and women who wear the long beautiful dresses but are still tough....
whats not to love?
I have seen the movie Men In Tights (no, I am not proud but there it is...) and probably a cartoon or two in the ...more
Great book based on the movie.
I liked the film, but this book, although the writing is sound, fails to add anything new to the cinema version.
He has begun writing a new historical fantasy series under the pen name D.B. Jackson. The first one is titled Thieftaker, published in 2012.