Robin Hood: Men In Tights

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20th Century Fox Released 1993

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Director:
Mel Brooks
Released:
1993
Rating:
PG-13

Robin Hood: Men In Tights, which is directed by legendary comedian Mel Brooks, is a 1993 parody of the English legend of Robin Hood. The plot is partly based on the 1991 film Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves. After fighting in the Crusades, Robin of Locksley (Cary Elwes) returns to England to find that his home has been seized by the greedy Prince John (Richard Lewis), who is ruling while King Richard (Patrick Stewart) is at war. With help from Blinkin (Mark Blankfield), Little John (Eric Kramer), Achoo (Dave Chappelle) and Will (Mathew Porretta), Robin starts training an army of dandified "men in tights" to undermine Prince John's regime. When Prince John and his assistant, the Sheriff of Rottingham (Roger Rees), plot to capture him, swashbuckling Robin used hilarious methods to evade their clutches. He also tries to woo the winsome Maid Marian (Amy Yasbeck), who is looking for someone special to give the treasured key to her chastity belt.

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