Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)

Genres - Adventure  |   Sub-Genres - Costume Adventure, Swashbuckler, Romantic Adventure  |   Release Date - Jun 14, 1991 (USA)  |   Run Time - 150 min.  |   Countries - UK, USA  |   MPAA Rating - PG13
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This film is a '90s version of the classic Robin Hood story, with Kevin Costner starring as the good-guy thief. Costner is joined in his efforts against the murdering Sheriff of Nottingham (Alan Rickman) by Morgan Freeman who plays a philosophizing Moor, and by Nick Brimble, who plays Little John (anything but little). After Robin barely survives a watery skirmish with Little John, the two become allies and Robin joins forces with Little John's band of robber thieves to overcome the evils of the dastardly Nottingham sheriff.

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danger, against-all-odds, archery, courage, forest, friendship, good-vs-evil, love, one-against-odds, peasant, rescue, robbery, romance, swashbuckler, warrior