The story of King Arthur and the knights of the round table is one as old as time. Merlin, Excalibur and the quest for the holy grail. It’s a story that has been told over and over again, and most recently in the release The King Who Would Be King.
This updated version of the story brings us Alex, a young school boy who finds Excalibur and him and his friends end up taking epic quests as a result. Ridding the world of evil, all while trying to still be kids and to go to school. It’s a fun take on the classic story and one that families will love watching together. Action scenes, battles and more – the movie will inspire your kids to find the hero within themselves and to take on the world.
About The Kid Who Will Be King
Old school magic meets the modern world in the epic family-friendly adventure, The Kid Who Would Be King. Alex thinks he’s just another nobody, getting bullied at school and told what to do by his teachers, until he stumbles upon the mythical Sword in the Stone, Excalibur. Now, with the help of the legendary wizard Merlin, he must unite his friends and school yard enemies into an allied band of knights to defeat the wicked enchantress Morgana. With the future at stake, Alex must become the great leader he never dreamed he could be and save the world.
Touted as, “One of the best kids’ adventure movies in recent memory” (Matt Goldberg, Collider), and Certified Fresh™ on Rotten Tomatoes®, The Kid Who Would Be King arrives on 4K Ultra-HD™, Blu-ray™ and DVD April 16.
THE KID WHO WOULD BE KING Special Features
- Deleted Scenes
- Origins of a King
- Young Knights
- Hair, Makeup & Costume Tests
- Merlin’s Magic (x4)
- *Knight School
- *The Two Merlins
- *Meet Morgana
- *Movie Magic
- *“Be the King”, Lay Lay Music Video
*Available on Blu-ray and select digital accounts only