the case with Robin Hood, which was originally meant to be based on a hot screenplay by Ethan Reiff and Cyrus Voris called Nottingham. Robin Hood sprang from an original “hot” script called Nottingham, yet the Nottingham, (which can be read via this site) by Ethan Reiff and. NOTTINGHAM. SWAXRexx by. Ethan Reiff & Cyrus Voris. FiIst Draft: .. NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND – SEPTEMBER, EXT. SUBURBS OF.

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Our Robert Tornham is personally responsible for allowing Richard to succeed, take the city of Nottingham and defeat his brother Prince John and put down his enemies of the civil war.

Best Films Never Made #38: Ridley Scott’s Nottingham

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The show debuted on October 23, on Fox. Nottungham contrast to all his other appearances, is a humanized, sympathetic character in Nottingham. How Nottingham Became Robin Hood: About Portfolio Testimonials Contact Blog. The first piece of the fairytale puzzle had been the exact thing which killed it.

This site uses cookies. At the time, Patrick Goldstein dutifully conveyed the studio linequoting then-Universal chairman Marc Shmuger since removed from his post thusly: But for a variety of reasons, our Sheriff of Nottingham doesn’t get any of the credit for having done that.


Is Robin Hood a murderer? And at heart, he’s a very decent guy trying to do the right thing to the best of his ability even though he can see that maybe there are problems with the mission, there are built-in contradictions with the mission, but that’s the mission he’s been given. It was the story of the Sheriff of Nottingham. Robin Hood has no such moral ambiguity or revelation. John builds up more support and political power inside England.

Ethan Reiff and Cyrus Voris

Wow, Kris, we really are poles apart on this movie. In our version, the Sheriff was basically a decent guy, a civil servant and a war hero. Nottingham is a fascinating look bottingham the Robin Hood legend from a different perspective, a fresh new way of looking at the mythology.

Nottingham starts out as a great concept, but nottingham down to exactly what we expect from Hollywood. One of us was born and bred in New York, the other lived there for half of his adult life. He was in charge of the city and had a very difficult job to do.

SNottingham: Script Review (sort of)

Their original script focused on a heroic Sheriff of Nottingham. For a page-one rewrite, Scott seemed intensely keen.

Master and Commander is a four-star film in my opinion. A little silly, perhaps, but likely to be easily salable to the audiences that make CSI and Erhan and Order monster pieces of programming. During the summer ofit was announced the duo had signed a developmental deal with Warner Bros.


This site uses cookies. Whether or not there was a real Nttingham Hood becomes question number one. Television for a series titled Brimstone. Buy Robin Hood [Blu-ray] on Amazon.

And there were some drafts of the screenplay written like that, until someone maybe Helgeland must have hinted that it might be a little ethzn. None other than Robin of Loxley, a renegade King Richard supporter turned away from the crown after the power-hungry Prince John takes the throne and declares a raise in taxesand expert archer who lives in the woods with his army of followers. Their relationship reportedly became quite strained.

Not to be pretentious or overly involved, but I think we tried to do that with a little bit of inspiration based on the Americans serving in Iraq at the time.