The story is believable and plays out very well. The young Arthur, Bradley, is smart & sexy & sassy - perfect for a young king in this or any other time period. The special effects are low-key and non-gory; in other words, you must use your imagination. This show appeals to all age groups and makes for great family viewing together, although the parents may need to explain some things to younger children. The history behind the story may not be actual events but the related events over the years are covered, with a pausible explanation for happenings.