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The Last of Robin Hood

The Last of Robin HoodAn aging matinee idol; a chorus-girl Lolita; a vodka-sozzled stage mom: The story of legendary swashbuckler Errol Flynn's final love affair is the stuff the...The Last of Robin HoodDramaPT90MRAn aging matinee idol; a chorus-girl Lolita; a vodka-sozzled stage mom: The story of legendary swashbuckler Errol Flynn's final love affair is the stuff the...2014-08-29IDP Distribution, Samuel Goldwyn Films

Susan Sarandon in The Last of Robin Hood (Quantrell D.Colbert)

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The Last of Robin Hood

Genre: Drama; Starring: Dakota Fanning, Kevin Kline, Susan Sarandon; Director: Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland; Status: In Season; Runtime (in minutes): In Season; MPAA Rating: In Season; Distributor: IDP Distribution, Samuel Goldwyn Films

An aging matinee idol; a chorus-girl Lolita; a vodka-sozzled stage mom: The story of legendary swashbuckler Errol Flynn’s final love affair is the stuff the best Hollywood Babylon scandals were made of. Stars Kevin Kline (who seems born to play the part), Dakota Fanning, and Susan Sarandon do their best to bring some A-list shine to this modest period piece. But in the end it’s a fond, fairly toothless B-movie take on a romance that wasn’t so much May-December as straight-up statutory. B

Originally posted August 29 2014 — 12:00 AM EDT

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