I might prefer sci-fi but James Bond is a sci-fi of its own. Daniel Craig is my favorite Bond by far!
A 007 Introduction
While I am a fan of hard and high science fiction, growing up with my grandparents had many pluses.
For example, I grew up watching one of the ever-growing cult classic, James Bond. I watched it from its somewhat “big” screen beginning with Sean Connery as 007 in 1962.
Sometimes history hides heroes deep in the art and leaves a battlefield without a name. The Last Kingdom is about one of those men.
Where It Came From
The Last Kingdom a gothic historical story! Where to begin? History is an infinite source of ideas for authors.
It is becoming a series that has people glued to their small screen. Netflix didn’t waste time and jumped on Bernard Cornwell‘s work of The Saxon Stories and called it, The Last Kingdom.
The word Gothic has many faces. Despite originally representing architecture toward the end of the Dark Ages, it also means a genre. The 1991 Robin Hood movie is part of it.
In the year 1991, the movie Robin Hood Prince of Thieves saw the big screen and created quite a wave with young ladies of the time, such as me.
I became captivated by the folktale of Robin Hood and wanted to know more about the medieval time and its beauty and terror.
So here is my review of the first movie that had me fall for medieval times and Gothic history.