Russell Crowe & Cate Blanchett in Official Robin Hood Photos
Although we've seen plenty of photos from Robin Hood already, these four below (and one above) are the first officially released photos from Universal. Australia's Courier-Mail has the first exclusive look at Robin Hood with a small batch featuring Russell Crowe and Cate Blanchett as Maid Marian (whom we haven't seen before). She definitely has the long, flowing dark red hair that Maid Marian is known for. The second photo shows Robin Hood and his Merry Men, made up of Kevin Durand, Scott Grimes, and Alan Doyle. The fourth photo at the end looks like some crazy scene reminiscent of Gladiator. Check out all of ’em below!
This Robin Hood follows Robin from his early days in King Richard's army to his return to Nottingham to his creation of a band of mercenaries who challenge the sheriff and eventually try to prevent civil war. As we already know, Crowe will play Robin Hood, Blanchett will play Maid Marian, Danny Huston will play King Richard, William Hurt will play William Marshall, Matthew Macfadyen will play the Sheriff of Nottingham, Mark Strong will play Sir Godfrey, and Vanessa Redgrave will play Queen Eleanor. The screenplay and story was written by Oscar winner Brian Helgeland (L.A. Confidential, Mystic River). Ridley Scott is directing.
Reader Feedback - 18 Comments
looking pretty good, Ridely + Crowe + Blanchett = WIN
Xerxex on Dec 14, 2009
i love how he has the same face in every picture. poor russell, he's so confused
erin on Dec 14, 2009
Nice! My most anticipated flick. Ridley n Crowe back together. Will be EPIC! Can't wait for the trailer!!!
K on Dec 14, 2009
Wasn't "A Good Year", Ridley Scott and Russel Crowes' last movie they did together? That stunk. Hopefully this won't be like "A Good Year."
David on Dec 14, 2009
Queen Eleanor is actually being played by Eileen Atkins, and Russel and Ridley worked in Body of Lies.
Ryan on Dec 14, 2009
#2 it's true his face is the same in every picture! it's as if it's not really Russell Crowe, just someone wearing a Russell Crowe mask also, where is his Bow and Arrow?
El Hoopso on Dec 14, 2009
I seems to see the robin hood.
Van Krad on Dec 14, 2009
@ #4- American Gangster was their last together, A Good Year is very underrated. This is going to be Gladiator Epic.
one on Dec 14, 2009
Why does Russell Crowe looks like Maximus....only in England...Hair department must be lazy! This movie better rock the casbagh!
Lazarus from Sparta...DETHKLOK RULES!!!!! on Dec 14, 2009
Gladiator's sequel set in an alternate/parallel medieval period. LEGENDARY!
Movietweeter on Dec 14, 2009
Dan W on Dec 14, 2009
I'm only seeing this cuz of Cate the Great. She really is the most fascinating and talented actress alive in my humble opinion!
Michael on Dec 14, 2009
Cannot wait for this! Crowe and Scott know how to make a movie!
Layne on Dec 15, 2009
Matthew Macfadyen as Shreiff!!!!!!!!! Squeeeeeeee!!!!!!!!
Kathy SF on Dec 15, 2009
Russell Crowe sexy, sexy, sexy !!!! Every time, except the movies when you were not supposed to look great (bad choice)!! We want our Russ looking great, and what a great Stanley you would be in Streetcar!!! Marlon Brando back again!! Cannot wait for Robinhood.
Amanda on Dec 16, 2009
I'm looking forward to see Cate Blanchett, the Great. I loved the trailer !
Trin on Dec 16, 2009
The costumes and scenery seem really beautiful! Can't wait!
Eliza on Dec 16, 2009
I agree with Amanda on Dec. 16, 2009. He so needs to do Streetcar. No more lame cop movies.
Judy on Dec 30, 2009
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