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Tales of Robin Hood Details


Though filmed through the facilities of Hal Roach Studios and produced by Hal Roach Jr., Tales of Robin Hood was released by Lippert Pictures. Robert Clarke stars as the young Earl of Huntington, who after losing his property and title to the invading Normans heads to Sherwood Forest. Here he gains notoriety and adulation as beneficent outlaw Robin Hood. Mary Hatcher co-stars as Maid Marian, while Sir Guy of Gisborne and the Sheriff of Nottingham are played respectively by Paul Cavanaugh and Tiny Stowe. Robin's Merry Men are portrayed by Wade Crosby (Little John), Ben Welden (Friar Tuck), Robert Bice (Will Scarlet) and Bruce Lester (Alan A-Dale). Reportedly, Tales of Robin Hood was intended as the pilot film for a TV series; indeed, its structure resembles two half-hour TV episodes cobbled together. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi


Robert Clarke
as Robin Hood
Mary Hatcher
as Maid Marian
Paul Cavanagh
as Sir Guy
Wade Crosby
as Little John
Whit Bissell
as Will Stutely
Ben Welden
as Friar Tuck
Robert Bice
as Will Scarlett
Lester Matthews
as Sir Fitzwalter
John Vosper
as Earl of Chester
Margia Dean
as Betty
Lorin Raker
as Landlord
George Slocum
as Captain of the Guards
John Doucette
as Wilfred
Matt McHugh
David Stollery


James Tinling
George Robinson
Leon Klatzkin
Composer (Music Score)
Richard C. Currier
McClure Capps
Art Director