When the child Arthur's father is murdered, Vortigern, Arthur's uncle, seizes the crown. Robbed of his birthright and with no idea who he truly is, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword from the stone, his life is turned upside down and he is forced to acknowledge his true legacy - whether he likes it or not.
The fabled Round Table is unveiled. One of the knights of Camelot guesses what this odd piece of furniture is: "Is it a wheel of cheese?" Verily, forsooth, my lord, and ripe 'tis. Director and co-writer Guy Ritchie, long-time auteur of head-butting cinema, loses the thees and thous in favor of a present-day vernacular--"Hands on the hilt, stupid!" the then no-name Arthur is order... Read More