PG | | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Merlin the magician helps Arthur Pendragon unite the Britons around the Round Table of Camelot, even as dark forces conspire to tear it apart.
Almost 20 years after the film's release, Liam Neeson starred as Jedi master Qui-Gon Jinn in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999). George Lucas, the writer and director and creator of the Star Wars film franchise had cited the legend of King Arthur as one of his influences behind Star Wars.
When a man lies, he murders some part of the world.
In the scene where Excalibur is returned to Arthur before the final battle, a camera, camera man, and sound man along with several lights and other crew can be clearly seen in Arthur's armor.
CBS edited 20 minutes from this film for its 1985 network television premiere.
$4,519,706 (USA) (12 April 1981)