The Black Arrow (1948) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Black Arrow (1948)





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Based on the story of Robert Louis Stevenson and set in the late-15th century during the War of the Roses, this adventure tells of a heroic knight in search of the villain responsible for killing his father.


Louis Hayward
as Richard Shelton
Janet Blair
as Joanna Sedley
George Macready
as Sir Daniel Brackley
Lowell Gilmore
as Duke of Gloucester
Rhys Williams
as Bennett Hatch
Russell Hicks
as Sir Harry Shelton
Walter Kingsford
as Sir Oliver Oates
Paul Cavanagh
as Sir John Sedley
Halliwell Hobbes
as Bishop of Tilsbury
Ray Teal
as Nick Appleyard
Leslie Denison
as Sir William Catesby
Betty Fairfax
as Dame Carter
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Critic Reviews for The Black Arrow

All Critics (1) | Top Critics (1)

Even the most avid admirers of the Stevenson classic will undoubtedly find the ponderous plot complicating the screen version, and Louis Hayward's pallid swashbuckling a bit disappointing.

December 1, 2020 | Full Review…

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