Fox Like Flynn

10 May

“The Robin Hood archetype is a classic of both literature and cinema, with Errol Flynn’s depiction being one of the golden age of Hollywood’s most iconic heroes. The concept is simple: a roguish hero who’s an expert with the bow and arrow steals from the rich to give to the poor. Who could resist a handsome archer who’s ardently dedicated to the woman he loves and the concept of redistribution of wealth?”

“…Not only is he charming, but he’s impeccably chivalrous, a great supporter of the beleaguered underdog, an enemy of undemocratic power, and a hopeless romantic. … [t]he most potent embodiment of that heroic archetype you’ve ever seen …”

Anthropomorphically speaking, that is.…

— Tim


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  1. shangheinz

    May 18, 2018 at 3:46 pm

    That was my first feature lenght film in a movie theatre, Disneyman Tim. Approximately two years later I saw TAORH on TV. The rest is flynnstory. I wouldn`t have it any other way, though there was a different ending planned for Uncle Walt`s cartoon classic, which could very well been the original planned end of the Flynn flick.…