Robin Hood (UK)
Robin, Earl of Huntingdon, has returned home from the Holy Wars under orders from King Richard, to recuperate from injuries sustained in battle. He soon finds that the real battle for England needs to be fought against the Sheriff and his excessive taxation and corrupt administration.
Last Episode03x13 Something Worth Fighting For (2) Aired: Jun. 27, 2009
War breaks out in Nottingham as the Sheriff attacks with everything he has. Robin and the gang fight to defend the castle, but are forced to …
Series Fun Facts
- Goof (factual errors): Robin's bow was actually a Longbow; not the bow he uses in the show. A Longbow is, of course, long (about as long as the person using it) and is virtually straight.
- Sam Troughton's grandfather Patrick Troughton previously played the title character in Robin Hood (UK) (1953), making him the first actor to play the role on television.
- Goof (errors made by characters, possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): The sheriff alludes to robbing Peter to pay Paul, yet this is a reference to the fact that funds from St Peters…
[show]Goof (errors made by characters, possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): The sheriff alludes to robbing Peter to pay Paul, yet this is a reference to the fact that funds from St Peters (Westminster Abbey) were used to pay for the construction of St Paul's Cathedral in London, centuries later.