He Will Rock You The 14th century takes a rocking new twist in A Knight's Tale, a stylish, exciting, action-packed adventure starring Heath Ledger (The Patriot, 10 Things I Hate About You) from acclaimed director Brian Helgeland (Payback). With heroic performances from Mark Addy (The Full Monty, Down To Earth), Rufus Sewell (Dangerous Beauty, Dark City) and Alan Tudyk (28 Days, Wonder Boys) and introducing sensational newcomer Shannyn Sossamon. Heath Ledger is William Thatcher, a peasant squire who breaks all the rules when he passes himself off as a nobleman and takes the jousting world by storm. The only thing that stands between William and his dream of becoming the world champion of the extremest of sports is the bad boy of the sport Count Adhemar. And when the two rivals go lance to head at the world finals to determine who will be named the ultimate champion, you better arm yourself and hang on tight for the thrill ride of your life!

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A Knight's Tale (2001)

PG-13

Action/Adventure/Romance · 2h 12m · 5/11/2001

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He didn't make the rules. He was born to break them.

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He Will Rock You The 14th century takes a rocking new twist in A Knight's Tale, a stylish, exciting, action-packed adventure starring Heath Ledger (The Patriot, 10 Things I Hate About You) from acclaimed director Brian Helgeland (Payback). With heroic performances from Mark Addy (The Full Monty, Down To Earth), Rufus Sewell (Dangerous Beauty, Dark City) and Alan Tudyk (28 Days, Wonder Boys) and introducing sensational newcomer Shannyn Sossamon. Heath Ledger is William Thatcher, a peasant squire who breaks all the rules when he passes himself off as a nobleman and takes the jousting world by storm. The only thing that stands between William and his dream of becoming the world champion of the extremest of sports is the bad boy of the sport Count Adhemar. And when the two rivals go lance to head at the world finals to determine who will be named the ultimate champion, you better arm yourself and hang on tight for the thrill ride of your life!

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Columbia Pictures, Escape Artists, Finestkind, Black and Blu Entertainment

Budget

$65,000,000

Revenue

$117,487,473
Cast
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David Sterne

Retired Knight
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Vladimir Kulhavy

Fence
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Berwick Kaler

Man in Stocks
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Jan Kuzelka

Smithee
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Laura Fraser

Kate the Farrier
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Scott Bellefeville

French Squire
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Nick Brimble

Sir Ector
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Mark Addy

Roland
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Alan Tudyk

Wat Falhurst
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Bérénice Bejo

Christiana
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Rufus Sewell

Count Adhemar of Anjou
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Scott Handy

Germaine
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Shannyn Sossamon

Lady Jocelyn
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Steve O'Donnell

Simon, the Summoner of Rouen
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Paul Bettany

Geoffrey Chaucer
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Leagh Conwell

Young William Thacher
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Jakob Schwarz

Blackbird Knight (uncredited)
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Olivia Williams

Phillipa Chaucer (DVD outtakes) (uncredited)
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Karel Dobry

Flanders King of Arms
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Philip Lenkowsky

Rouen King of Arms
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Howie Lotker

Lagny Master of Arms
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Christopher Cazenove

John Thatcher
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James Purefoy

Sir Thomas Colville / Edward, the Black Prince of Wales
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Jan Nemejovsky

Smithee
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Jonathan Slinger

Peter, the Pardoner of Rouen
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Heath Ledger

Sir William Thatcher / Sir Ulrich von Lichtenstein of Gelderland
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Noel le Bon

French Squire (as Noel Le Bon)
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David Schneider

Relic Seller
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Petr Meissel

Sword Official
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Roger Ashton-Griffiths

Old Bishop
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Rudolf Kubík

Paris Master of Arms
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Alice Connor

Lone Girl in Cheapside
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Matthew Mills

Colville's Herald
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Miroslav Mokos

French Squire
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Daniel Rous

Local Earl Lagny
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Alice Veselá

Spy
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Václav Krejcí

Smithee
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David Fisher

London King of Arms
Crew
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Tim Van Rellim

Producer
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Richard Greatrex

Cinematograpy
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Carter Burwell

Music
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Brian Helgeland

Director
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Brian Helgeland

Writer
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Kevin Stitt

Editor
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Brian Helgeland

Producer
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Todd Black

Producer
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Disc Releases
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A Knight's Tale

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

9/19/2006

$6.99

Disc Title Front Cover

A Knight's Tale

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

12/21/2004

$5.68 -$1.31 (19%)

Disc Title Front Cover

A Knight's Tale

(DVD)

9/27/2005

Disc Title Front Cover

A Knight's Tale

(Blu-ray)

9/19/2006

Disc Title Front Cover

A Knight's Tale

(DVD, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

8/27/2002

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