Excalibur

Excalibur

A surreal adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte d'Arthur", chronicling Arthur Pendragon's conception, his rise to the throne, the search by his Knights of the Round Table for the Holy Grail, and ultimately his death.

TitleExcalibur
Release DateApril 10th, 1981
GenresAdventure, Fantasy
Runtime
DirectorJohn Boorman
WritersJohn Boorman, Thomas Malory, Rospo Pallenberg, Rospo Pallenberg
Production CompaniesOrion Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures
Production CountriesUnited Kingdom, United States of America
Plot Keywordsholy grail, love triangle, england, prophecy, adultery, witch, mythology, magic, fog, castle, merlin, knight, vision, king arthur, tournament, duel, battle, mist, excalibur, wizard, lancelot, mordred
Nigel Terry
Nigel Terry
King Arthur
Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
Morgana
Nicholas Clay
Nicholas Clay
Lancelot
Cherie Lunghi
Cherie Lunghi
Guenevere
Paul Geoffrey
Paul Geoffrey
Perceval
Nicol Williamson
Nicol Williamson
Merlin
Corin Redgrave
Corin Redgrave
Cornwall
Patrick Stewart
Patrick Stewart
Leondegrance
Keith Buckley
Keith Buckley
Uryens
Clive Swift
Clive Swift
Sir Ector
Excalibur l'epee magique
Εξκάλιμπερ
The Excalibur
April 10th, 1981
May 27th, 1981
July 2nd, 1981
July 2nd, 1981
October 29th, 1981
September 12th, 1981
August 27th, 1981
February 7th, 2001
November 9th, 2002