The start of the summer movie season is near. “Robin Hood,” starring Russell Crowe and Cate Blanchett and directed by Ridley Scott, will open the Cannes Film Festival in May.
Also starring is stars Max Von Sydow, Lea Seydoux and William Hurt.
Scott has directed Crowe before in “Gladiator”
Scott is also well known for such films as Blade Runner” and the 1991 “Thelma and Louise.
“Robin Hood” will release France at the Cannes Festival on May 12, two days before its worldwide release.