Forged by a god. Foretold by a wizard. Found by a king.

Categories: Adventure, Fantasy
The myth of King Arthur brought to the screen. Uthur Pendragon is given the mystical sword Excalibur by Merlyn. At his death Uthur buries the sword into a stone, and the next man that can pull it out will be King of England. Years later Arthur, Uthur's bastard son draws Excalibur and becomes king. Arthur's evil half-sister Morgana sires a son with him, who may prove his downfall.
Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1981-04-10
Run time: 140 minute / 2:20
Budget: $11,000,000
Revenue: $34,967,437
Director: John Boorman
Writers: John Boorman, Rospo Pallenberg.
Production Companies : Orion Pictures, Warner Bros.
Production Countries: United Kingdom, United States of America

Nigel Terry
as King Arthur
Helen Mirren
as Morgana
Nicholas Clay
as Lancelot
Cherie Lunghi
as Guenevere
Paul Geoffrey
as Perceval
Nicol Williamson
as Merlin
Corin Redgrave
as Cornwall
Patrick Stewart
as Leondegrance
Keith Buckley
as Uryens
Clive Swift
as Sir Ector
Liam Neeson
as Gawain
Gabriel Byrne
as Uther Pendragon
Robert Addie
as Mordred
Katrine Boorman
as Igrayne
CiarĂ¡n Hinds
as King Lot
Niall O'Brien
as Kay
Charley Boorman
as Boy Mordred
John Boorman Director

John Boorman Screenplay
Thomas Malory Novel
Rospo Pallenberg Adaptation

John Boorman Producer
Robert A. Eisenstein Executive Producer
Edgar F. Gross Executive Producer

Trevor Jones Original Music Composer

Alex Thomson Director of Photography

John Merritt Editor
Donn Cambern Editor

Rospo Pallenberg Screenplay