PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Romance
After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight.
The expression "it's sixes and sevens" is used in its gambling context by Simon the Summoner to get Geoffrey Chaucer to gamble. The phrase is derived from the game of dice, and originally appeared in print in Chaucer's Troilus and Criseyde, 1374. It means "to carelessly risk one's entire fortune".
Should we help him?
In the final shot, when Jocelyn embraces William, the back of her dress is seen. The overlap portion of a center back zipper is clearly visible.
As the first credits appear, the camera swings to show a constellation behind William and Jocelyn. The constellation is Orion, the Hunter. Jocelyn refers to William as the Hunter before she learns his name.
The DVD includes six extended/deleted scenes:
$16,511,391 (USA) (13 May 2001)