The various readings of this national myth can tell us a lot about our cultural and political time and place.
Guy Ritchie's blokey remake of the Arthur legend fails to establish any kind of coherent narrative.
Somehow the sword Excalibur becomes the central character in this laddish remake of the Arthurian legend.
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword is an at times thrilling, at times bizarre, viewing experience that blends classic English myth with a gangster aesthetic.
Did King Arthur really exist? We don’t know but the Arthur we all know and love is entirely fictional.