king Arthur: Legend of the Sword

BBFC Classification: 12A - Suitable for 12 years and over
Year: 2017
Director: Guy Ritchie
Performers: Charlie Hunnam, Astrid Berges-Frisbev, Jude Law
Genre: Action, adventure, drama
Duration: 2 hr 6 min
BBFC Advice: Infrequent strong language, moderate violence, threat


A reinvention of the classic story, follows Arthur’s journey from growing up rough in the back streets to claiming his rightful throne. When he was a child, his father was murdered and his sinister uncle Vortigern seized the crown but now the Sword in the Stone has revealed itself again, and the prophecy of a trueborn king is spreading among the people. Arthur must come forth and acknowledge his legacy.