Legends — King Arthur and his modern contemporaries
What do Superman, Spider-Man and Batman have to do with King Arthur? They’re all examples of stories that have become legen–(wait for it)–dary!
That’s what Andy Farnsworth and guest host (and award-winning writer) Aaron Zundel come to realize as they talk about the movie KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD starring Charlie Hunnam and Jude Law. This interpretation of the Arthurian legend by director Guy Ritchie makes them ask: How “faithful” to the original story does a retelling need to be?
Is the Batman who kills in BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE a travesty to the character? Or, as Andy argues, is it an acceptable adaptation based on the world Zack Snyder created in the DCEU?
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Published: Friday May 12, 2017