Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves – 1991

This is Ladies on Period, we’re three friends who love movies set in periods…of history! Join Jeannie, Lauren, and Samantha as they explore Hollywood’s vision of “history”

Tonight we’re talking about 1991’s Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves. A movie that had, at best, mixed reviews when it released.

Roger Ebert’s review https://www.rogerebert.com/reviews/robin-hood-prince-of-thieves-1991

Who was Robin Hood? https://www.historyextra.com/period/medieval/7-myths-about-robin-hood/

The Sheriff of Nottingham? (hint: he didn’t exist) https://www.boldoutlaw.com/realrob/realrob4.html

Richard the Lionheart?

https://www.historyextra.com/period/medieval/8-things-you-probably-didnt-know-about-richard-the-lionheart/

The Plantagenets?

WTF were those “Celts” wearing?
http://www.marariley.net/celtic/SentToKass/Scotland.htm

https://www.libraryireland.com/SocialHistoryAncientIreland/III-XVIII-2.php

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