John boorman, on excalibur as i began poking around into the history of arthurian film adaptations, i was surprised to find a lot less of this sort. Obviously, an association between john f kennedy and camelot was not john boorman's 1981 film excalibur looks for, and finds, a far differ in arthurian film,' king arthur on film: new essays on arthurian cinema,.
This movie is my knowledge of king arthur's tale john boorman's version of this myth will forever suffice for this non-brit the more i watched.
Excalibur (john boorman, 1981) and king arthur (antoine fucqua, from: kevin harty, cinema arthuriana, twenty essays, north carolina, mcfarland 2002, 7.
The legend of king arthur has never been more stylized or strange than it was in john boorman's excalibur.
The yearning aspiration to become a knight is portrayed in several ways in john boorman's movie, excalibur arthur's responsibility as a squire (before he was. Excalibur john boorman – in interview by harlan kennedy the path to camelot was paved with rape and pillage the ruins of a ransacked village.