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With Dev Patel as Sir Gawain, King Arthur’s nephew, The green knight follows the young knight as he sets out to confront the titular Green Knight, a gigantic emerald-skinned stranger. Along the way, Gawain has to deal with all manner of creatures. In addition to Dev Patel, the film also stars Alicia Vikander, Joel Edgerton, Sarita Choudhury, Sean Harris, Kate Dickie, Barry Keoghan and Ralph Ineson. The green knight was rated R for ” violence, a bit of sexuality and graphic nudity.“A24 has released a handful of character posters for the film, which you can check out below.
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The official synopsis of The green knight:
An epic fantasy adventure based on the timeless Arthurian legend, The Green Knight tells the story of Sir Gawain (Dev Patel), the reckless and stubborn nephew of King Arthur, who embarks on a daring quest to face the eponymous Green Knight, a gigantic with emerald skin. foreigner and tester of men. Gawain takes on ghosts, giants, thieves and schemers in what becomes a deeper journey to define his character and prove his worth in the eyes of his family and kingdom by taking on the ultimate challenger. Visionary filmmaker David Lowery offers a fresh and daring take on a classic tale of the Knights of the Round Table.
The green knight will be published on July 30, 2021.