The first trailer for Ridley Scott's upcoming film Robin Hood has just been released, starring Russell Crowe as the legendary outlaw. The story follows an archer (Crowe) in the service of King Richard the Lionheart who eventually became known as Robin Hood, the famous archer and outlaw of English Folklore.
Beginning after the Death of King Richard at the Siege of Chalus Chabrol, the film follows Robin on his rise to infamy among the English Barons and the newly crowned King John.
The film also stars Cate Blanchett as Maid Marion, and Mark Strong as Sir Godfrey. The movie hits theaters May 14, 2010.Check out the trailer below! Now we know why the director, who also did Gladiator, picked Russell!