In a society where one group is severely supressed, as the anglosaxons were under norman command, anyone who seeks to give equal ground to everyone is generally considered a good guy. Robin hood, legendary hero of 12thcentury england who robbed the rich to help the poor. Merrie melodies little red walking hood video dailymotion. Images of robin hood, 2005 conference fifth biennial meeting of the international association for robin hood studies was held from september 29 to october 2, 2005 at the university of delaware in newark, delaware. I think robin hood was justified, both by societal standards, and by biblical standards too. Merrie melodies robin hood makes good 1939 hd remaster. Hood, robin article about hood, robin by the free dictionary. However, when cagney became embroiled in a contract dispute, the role went to flynn, who had become a matinee idol with captain blood 1935. Australia brazil canada china france germany india italy japan mexico. There are no gags in this carton whatsoever, well no funny gags. Chivalrous, manly, fair, and always ready for a joke, robin hood reflected many of the ide. While playing robin hood in the woods, three squirrels are tricked by a big and bad wolf cleverly disguised as maid marion. Wild animals portray the other folkloric characters, making the story even more engaging for young children. Robin hood steals from the rich, but he doesnt necessarily kill anybody.
You are viewing all stock in the robin hood category. The bluray of the adventures of robin hood does justice to celebrating the frivolity that is robin hood hollywood style, especially with the very charismatic errol flynn at its helm and again when i first viewed this film i feel in love with it 100%, as i think it is the best portrayal of. The son of robin hood, where the son of robin hood, is actually his daughter, played by june laverick. The adventures of robin hood subtitles 125 subtitles. Robins rakish derringdo would be for naught without the aid he received from his motley band of merry men. Robin hood makes good is a 1939 merrie melodies classic cartoon short, directed by chuck jones and written by dave monahan, and.
Just as robin hood eludes the sheriff of nottingham, pinning down the folk heros. My search for the real robin hood film the guardian. Considered by many to be the best robin hood movie. Overview of robin hood makes good, 1939, directed by chuck jones, with at turner classic movies.
The smallest of the three declares that he will be robin hood, prompting the middle squirrel to. List of films and television series featuring robin hood wikiwand. But ive always held a soft spot in my heart for costners flick because, well, costner is and was a pretty cool dude. With mel blanc, bernice hansen, margaret hilltalbot. Robin hood makes good streaming ita altadefinizione. Memorable quotes and exchanges from movies, tv series and more.
Upon richards death, robin travels to nottingham, a town suffering from the corruption of a despotic sheriff and crippling taxation, where he falls for the spirited widow lady. Three little squirrels, after reading a book about robin hood, decide to act out the part of the legendary medieval outlaw. Robin hood makes good 1939 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. As postsleeping beauty disney animated features go, robin hood is a fine entry, better than the sword in the stone or the fox and the hound but not as good as the jungle book or the many adventures of winnie the pooh.
The adventures of robin hood critics consensus errol flynn thrills as the legendary title character, and the film embodies the type of imaginative family adventure tailormade for the silver screen. Wallis and henry blanke written by norman reilly raine and seton i. This was probably a reference to the robin hood movie made with kevin costner as robin hood where they didnt even bother to teach him an english accent. Robin hood makes good is a 1939 merrie melodies cartoon short, directed by chuck jones and written by dave monahan, and released by warner bros. In others robin hood is interactive with other characters that originate in other tv shows and films. List of films and television series featuring robin hood. The smallest of the bunch, whod been bullied into playing the villain and thus avoided capture, uses his ingenuity to rescue his friends. Prince of thieves, 1991 people always bash kevin costners robin hood because of the cheesy early 90s bryan adams soundtrack that made robin hood into more of a don juan, and less of an rugged outlaw. British council robin hood animation narration for foreign language learning by uk voice artist elaine wise. The adventures of robin hood film by curtiz and keighley.
The adventures of robin hood 1939 in particular stands out as an iconic work of film art, and one that definitively establishes robin hoods place in the pantheon of cinematic heroes. Some of his best stunts are in this film, and im thinking specifically of the drawbridge scene, though there are many other good sequences. Robin hood and little john are uninhibited, mischievous pranksters that rob the rich to feed the poor. A madcap glance behind the scenes of classic bedtime stories. If you know how hollywood films work, you will see a great deal of in jokes and references to other movies its a common practice meant to pay homage, and to poke a little fun, depending on. We currently have 101 books in this category in stock. The encyclopedia britannica definitively dates robin to the 14 th century, in the period prior to the peasant revolt of 81, and most of the ballads of robin hood that we know today are postmedieval. As robin hood, fairbanks transforms into another character, and one who apparently has an exemption from the law of gravity. The first known reference in english verse to robin hood is found in the. Robin hood chronicles the life of an expert archer, previously interested only in selfpreservation, from his service in king richards army against the french.
Alan hale had portrayed the bearish little john in the 1922 douglas fairbanks version of robin hood, so it was a natural choice that he reprise the role for this film. Read on wikipedia edit history talk page print download pdf. Robin hood makes good is a 1938 merrie melodies color cartoon short, directed by chuck jones and written by dave monahan, and released by warner bros. Basta baixar todas as partes numa mesma pasta e descompactar com o winrar. Miller, the film depicts the legendary robin hood as a saxon. If you call that a satire to robin hood then you clearly dont know what you are saying. The film is in technicolor and features an academy awardwinning score by erich wolfgang korngold, one of the pioneers of film music. This list is now comprehensive, with every version of the video ever recorded. Doing many stunts himself, flynn is at his athletic, romantic best in a role originally intended for james cagney. Wallace beery waits for the shows and grabs a bite in robin hood 1922. The people who are fighting against him actually want him dead, so theyre the. If you are looking for a specific book which we do not have in stock, then please get in touch and well let you know just as soon as it comes in. Walt disneys animated robin hood recounts the story of the famous outlaw and little john, here depicted as a fox and a bear. The first reference to robin hood the outlaw by name is found in the vision of piers plowman, written by william langland in 77, during the.
Hes helping out those in need and opposes the corrupted authorities. The robin hood pages some good links on the legend, but for some reason they insist on referring to my site as new. In these cynical days when swashbucklers cannot be presented without an ironic subtext, this great 1938 film exists in. Ironically, the first scripts for the film, back in 2007, did provide the sort of radically different take on the robin hood story crowe was looking for. A fox captures a group of squirrels while theyre playing at robin hood. Historic origins of the real robin hood national geographic.
Robin hood spelled robyn hode in older manuscripts is a heroic outlaw in english folklore, a highly skilled archer and swordsman. Robin hood makes good guarda film con sottotitoli in italiano gratuitamente. Hale and flynn were a right jolly team and, over the course of their careers, were united for films. If any more disappear, this video archives 16 of them, including the. The adventures of robin hood was originally envisioned with james cagney playing the lead. Theres more than one way to shell a turtle for dinner and the everhungry wolf tries them all. T he cannes film festival has picked the most rousing possible opener with this new cinema treatment of the robin hood legend. A nobleman becomes the vigilante robin hood who protects the oppressed english people from the tyrannical prince john.
Pdf download tex avery the mgm years 19421955 read online. Though modern versions of the character have been shaky particularly the tired russell crowe version, hes still a character that will undoubtedly live on. British council robin hood animation narration for. Although not part of his original character, since the beginning of the 19th century 1 he has become known for robbing from the rich and giving to the poor, 2 assisted by a group of fellow outlaws known as his merry men. The adventures of robin hood was made with sublime innocence and breathtaking artistry, at a time when its simple values rang true.799 213 1369 1436 930 506 1126 973 236 459 1136 243 30 914 1416 34 102 1077 871 176 1116 31 1021 908 324 1529 18 303 16 642 1176 764 1308 532 78 787 320 351 1065