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The Last of Robin Hood

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Quantrell D.Colbert

The Last of Robin Hood

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
90 minutes
Limited Release Date:
08/29/14
performer:
Dakota Fanning, Kevin Kline, Susan Sarandon
director:
Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland
distributor:
IDP Distribution, Samuel Goldwyn Films
genre:
Drama

We gave it a B

An aging matinee idol; a chorus-girl Lolita; a vodka-sozzled stage mom: The story of legendary swashbuckler Errol Flynn’s final love affair is the stuff the best Hollywood Babylon scandals were made of. Stars Kevin Kline (who seems born to play the part), Dakota Fanning, and Susan Sarandon do their best to bring some A-list shine to this modest period piece. But in the end it’s a fond, fairly toothless B-movie take on a romance that wasn’t so much May-December as straight-up statutory. B