Snore to the Tale of Arthur - By Jeffrey Chen As the year rolls on, Hollywood continues its affair with demythification -- taking a famous, legendary story and bringing it down to earth in an effort to tell a more realistic tale. At times, the results have been fairly entertaining (... MORE >>
Not Camelot - By John P. McCarthy A would-be summer blockbuster is not an ideal forum for teaching history, especially when the lesson is skewed by contemporary political correctness. That's the main reason King Arthur's painstaking effort to retell the Arthurian legend with historical verisimilitude... MORE >>
Becoming a King - By Betty Jo Tucker No magic sword. No clandestine romance between Guinevere and Lancelot. No Camelot. And yet, this most recent King Arthur movie fascinated me with its very different take on the fabled king and his brave knights.
Historians claim there really was a King Arthur, but he lived ... MORE >>