The Best King Arthur Movies Films

The Best King Arthur Movies

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A list of the best King Arthur movies. This is of films that focus on King Arthur or are greatly influenced by Arthurian legend. We believe we've got them all, but if we missed your favorite King Arthur film, please feel free to add it to the list yourself. King Arthur is unquestionably one of the most famous icons of the dark ages. There are medieval scholars have dedicated their lives to Arthurian lore.

Nearly every boy in the western world is familiar with the names Merlin, Camelot, Excalibur, Lancelot, as well as the famous "round table". With so much story available to them, filmmakers have been mining Arthurian legend for decades to produce these great King Arthur films. These films are the very best of the bunch of King Arthur films.

What are the best King Arthur movies? Some of the best Arthurian tales are some of the most memorable in fantasy film history.

If you're in the mood for some more adventure after checking out these King Arthur films, check out the best Robin Hood films.


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    Excalibur is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best King Arthur Movies

    Liam Neeson, Helen Mirren, Patrick Stewart Released: 1981

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    Monty Python and the Holy Grai... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best King Arthur Movies

    John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle Released: 1975

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    King Arthur is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best King Arthur Movies

    Keira Knightley, Clive Owen, Ray Winstone Released: 2004

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    Merlin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best King Arthur Movies

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    Lena Headey, Helena Bonham Carter, James Earl Jones

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    The Sword in the Stone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best King Arthur Movies

    Alan Napier, Sebastian Cabot, Norman Alden Released: 1963

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    Camelot is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best King Arthur Movies

    Vanessa Redgrave, Richard Harris, Franco Nero Released: 1967

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    The Mists of Avaon is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best King Arthur Movies

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    Knights of the Round Table is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best King Arthur Movies

    Ava Gardner, Robert Taylor, Stanley Baker Released: 1953

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    First Knight is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best King Arthur Movies

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    Sean Connery, Richard Gere, Julia Ormond

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    Sword of the Valiant is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best King Arthur Movies

    Sean Connery, Peter Cushing, Trevor Howard Released: 1984

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