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The Death Of Arthur
A review of the film "Excalibur", a passionate adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte D'Arthur".
# 142227 | 2,750 words | 0 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Film (Analysis, Criticism, Etc.)


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The paper relates that "Excalibur" is a passionate adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte D'Arthur". The paper describes how in the movie, Merlin offers the magic sword named Excalibur to Pendragon a war monger, and in exchange for the magic sword Pendragon must promise to make peace with his enemy the Duke of Cornwall. The paper relates that Pendragon agrees to make peace with the Duke until her sees the Duke's wife Igraine. The paper describes how the magician helps Pendragon to make love to the Duke's wife by disguising Pendragon as Igraine's husband, the Dutchess bears Pendragon's child who is named Arthur and Arthur is taken by Merlin as a form of payment for helping Pendragon in conquering the Dutchess. Finally, the paper relates that Merlin leaves Arthur in the care of Ector (Excalibur).

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"Excalibur is a passionate adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte D'Arthur". In the movie, Merlin offers the magic sword named Excalibur to Pendragon, a war monger. In exchange for the magic sword, Pendragon must promise to make peace with his enemy the Duke of Cornwall. Pendragon agrees to make peace with the Duke until he sees the Duke's wife Igraine. The magician helps Pendragon to make love to the Duke's wife by disguising..."

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