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King Richard and the Crusaders


Roundly panned when it was first released, this CinemaScope film version of Sir Walter Scott's [[Feature~V173657~The Talisman~talisman]] can now be enjoyed on a "high camp" level. [[Performer~P62948~George Sanders~georgesanders]] plays King Richard the Lionhearted, while his arch-foe Saladin is over-acted by [[Performer~P30718~Rex Harrison~rexharrison]]. One of Richard's objectives during the Crusades is to reclaim the Holy Grail from Saladin's Mohammedan hordes. On the home front, Richard must contend...more