The Adventures of Robin Hood Season 2 Episode 25: Fair Play

A traveling band of Bavarian acrobats through the Nottingham Forest give some of the outlaws an idea. Chances are few and far between to be able see family and loved ones, the sheriff and his men know all of their disguises. Except as an acrobat. Despite hesitation three outlaws tempt fate and head to the town fair. The plan fails as a gypsy fortune teller betrays the outlaws to the sheriff. Robin returning back from France is faced immediately with the pending executions of the three outlaws

Personal Synopsis

Ich habe ganz vergessen. This episode features a group of non-english german speaking “bavarian” acrobats that can in fact do acrobatics. The toll of being secluded out in the forest away from family has gotten to some of the outlaws and rightfully so. Even with their motivations understood, they would risk their lives to see their loved ones and at this point who can blame them. Robin heroically returns from France to the hapless outlaws that need to be rescued from the grasp of the sheriff.

Original Air-Date: March 18th 1957

Directed by Terry Bishop

Written by Sidney Wells

Robin Hood- Richard Greene

Sheriff of Nottingham- Alan Wheatley

Little John- Archie Duncan

Herr Mielke- Thomas Gallagher

Owen- Colin Broadley

Tom- Paul Eddington

Harry- Robert Raikes

Will- Tony Thawnton

Derwent- Victor Woolf

Quentin- Alan Edwards

Madame Zsa Zsa- Selma Vaz Dias

Agatha- Isobel Greig

The Flying Four- The Volantes

 

 

 

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