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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I myself tried watching the film and found myself bored out of my mind after just under a half hour.

I just gave you two versions. Without actually reading the final version along with the first version we all have no place to judge. And the nottinghaj thing built to a point where Richard nottinghm back and his army lays siege to Nottingham which is the centre of support for Prince John and his rebellion against his brother, the king. Tornham quickly establishes himself as an intelligent man who demands proper records and evidence before he will condemn anyone for a crime.

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He’s stuck in a terribly difficult, terribly tough etham where every choice, no matter what he chooses is bad. So, we go back and forth. An interesting casting choice the writers had in mind for Robin was Colin Farrell — that certainly would have added another lively level to the accent debate!

Their relationship reportedly became quite strained. So, Robert Tornham’s not going to turn up anywhere else. Their biggest endeavor for the company was Josh Kirby Well, this is the beauty of yourself and i love it.

And after the second season ended, we finished it.

By April, Ridley Scott would be reff to direct, almost as much of a legend as the characters he would be bringing to life for them. Refusing to settle for speculation and conjecture, I sought to read the screenplay for myself, to see if it truly is the wonderful piece of writing William Martell claims it is.


In JanuaryEthan Reiff and Cyrus Voris took the chance that most aspiring writers only dream of: It’s not like history comes before drama. Inthe duo returned to ethsn with the announcement of a new show called The Cell riff Showtimewhere they acted as both writers and executive producers. Sir Robert even fails to win the hand of Marion. This page was last edited on 15 Decemberat Because Robin Hood is the more romantic, sexier figure, he’s the one that Richard decides to embrace in order to help unify the kingdom in the aftermath of the trouble that had been going on.

Nottingham is a fascinating look at the Robin Hood legend from a different perspective, a fresh new way of looking at the mythology. In between the first and second seasons, we continued writing Nottingham. And [King Richard] had left two sort of sthan on the island of Cyprus. Reuff Tornham is Richard’s guy but John is trying to get him on his side of this political feud verging on civil war. The story of the eyhan to the script can be found here and here. The first draft of Nottingham nottimgham available to read here.

You get a real understanding of—this is how Robin Hood became an outlaw and this is how those guys became the Merry Men of Sherwood Forest. And that’s basically what the story was. Our screenplay opened with a medieval siege of Castle Marcappus in Cyprus that was being held by the English army, the English occupiers of Cyprus. Those are a couple of examples.

Painting the character of Robin Hood as a true villain, even if the result was the same, would have been ten times more compelling and scarring to the audience. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here I guess you would call it serial murders.


To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: In contrast to all his other appearances, is a humanized, noottingham character in Nottingham. I don’t think I’ve actually talked with anybody else outside of our office about the fact that was an element of inspiration for our Sheriff notingham Nottingham at the time we wrote the script, but it was.

Sherwood Forestsaving society from a medieval terrorist menacing the respectable population. When the script was bought and actually started to get going, Christian Bale was mentioned. Inthe duo adapted A.

Nortingham duo’s first produced script of the new millennium was for Bulletproof Monk. Russell Crowe was perfect to play our Sheriff of Nottingham. So, there was that entire process of writing the screenplay stretched out over probably three years.

The property being the mottingham Nottingham script, which was purchased by Imagine and will never see the light of day at this point. It’s just a question of balancing which is not quite as bad — which is not quite as deadly for not quite as many people.

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We took that as our inspiration. I think it was completely different anyway. A nottingham couple break away to make love in the nearby forest Sherwood. 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. Sir Robert gives his men a taste before the enemy are detected the other side of the earthen barrier.

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