Excalibur

Forged by a god. Foretold by a wizard. Found by a king.

Excalibur (1981)

FantasyAdventure

The myth of King Arthur brought to the screen. Uthur Pendragon is given the mystical sword Excalibur by Merlyn. At his death Uthur buries the sword into a stone, and the next man that can pull it out will be King of England. Years later Arthur, Uthur's bastard son draws Excalibur and becomes king. Arthur's evil half-sister Morgana sires a son with him, who may prove his downfall.

Director: John Boorman
Writers: John Boorman, Rospo Pallenberg.

Release Date: 1981-04-10
Status: Released
Run time: 140 min / 2:20
Budget: $11,000,000
Revenue: $34,967,437
Production Companies : Orion Pictures, Warner Bros.
Production Countries: United Kingdom, United States of America

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Casts

Nigel Terry
King Arthur
Helen Mirren
Morgana
Nicholas Clay
Lancelot
Cherie Lunghi
Guenevere
Paul Geoffrey
Perceval
Nicol Williamson
Merlin
Corin Redgrave
Cornwall
Patrick Stewart
Leondegrance
Keith Buckley
Uryens
Clive Swift
Sir Ector
Liam Neeson
Gawain
Gabriel Byrne
Uther Pendragon
Robert Addie
Mordred
Katrine Boorman
Igrayne
CiarĂ¡n Hinds
King Lot
Niall O'Brien
Kay

Crew

Directing John Boorman Director
Writing John Boorman Screenplay
Writing Thomas Malory Novel
Writing Rospo Pallenberg Adaptation
Production John Boorman Producer
Production Robert A. Eisenstein Executive Producer
Production Edgar F. Gross Executive Producer
Sound Trevor Jones Original Music Composer
Camera Alex Thomson Director of Photography
Editing John Merritt Editor
Editing Donn Cambern Editor
Writing Rospo Pallenberg Screenplay

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