Outlaw King – 2019

Tonight we’re talking about the recently released Outlaw King from Netflix starring Chris Pine as Robert The Bruce of Scotland. How accurate was it? Listen to find out.

Links from the discussion:

On Robert The Bruce

https://www.thevintagenews.com/2018/11/24/robert-the-bruce/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_the_Bruce

https://www.britannica.com/biography/Robert-the-Bruce

The review referenced 

https://www.detroitnews.com/story/entertainment/movies/2018/11/08/review-outlaw-king-bloody-brutal-and-bit-funny/1893893002/

Comyn’s murder https://www.historyextra.com/period/medieval/robert-the-bruce-champion-of-scotland-or-murderous-usurper/

What Actually Happened at the Battle of Loudoun Hill

https://www.scotsman.com/future-scotland/tech/what-actually-happened-at-the-battle-of-loudoun-hill-1-4836567

http://www.historyvshollywood.com/reelfaces/outlaw-king/

https://decider.com/2018/11/12/outlaw-king-robert-the-bruce-true-story/

Robert the Bruce and the Spider

https://www.transceltic.com/blog/legend-of-robert-bruce-and-spider

Scottish Thistle

http://www.scotshistoryonline.co.uk/thistle/thistle.html

Clothing: http://www.marariley.net/celtic/SentToKass/Scotland.htm

Overinvested Pod’s Outlaw King episode: http://www.overinvestedpodcast.com/episodes/outlaw-king

The Mystery of Edward II’s Death

https://www.thehistoryvault.co.uk/the-mystery-of-edward-iis-death/

Edward II’s life and legacy

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_II_of_England

The dragon banner and the swans

https://decider.com/2018/11/12/dragon-banner-outlaw-king/

The Black Douglas and the Black Dinner

https://www.ranker.com/list/facts-about-the-black-dinner-massacre/daveesons

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clan_Douglas

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