Ridley ScottI've loved the story of the man in green tights since Disney did it with animated foxes. This time, legendary director Ridley Scott brings us his version of 'Robin Hood.' The film stars Russell Crowe and Cate Blanchett as the mythic couple and Oscar Isaac as King John, the man who signed the Magna Carta.

I recently got a chance to chat with the cast at the press day for the film, where Scott told me about starting a boot camp for the actors, fighting the tide for the epic battle scenes and how useless he finds damsels in distress. Isaac lamented the popularity of poor King John (though he's the funniest part of the film), and talked about his upcoming film, 'Suckerpunch,' where he acts as a song-and-dance man. Check out the video after the jump. Ridley ScottI've loved the story of the man in green tights since Disney did it with animated foxes. This time, legendary director Ridley Scott brings us his version of 'Robin Hood.' The film stars Russell Crowe and Cate Blanchett as the mythic couple and Oscar Isaac as King John, the man who signed the Magna Carta.

I recently got a chance to chat with the cast at the press day for the film, where Scott told me about starting a boot camp for the actors, fighting the tide for the epic battle scenes and how useless he finds damsels in distress. Isaac lamented the popularity of poor King John (though he's the funniest part of the film), and talked about his upcoming film, 'Suckerpunch,' where he acts as a song-and-dance man.

Ridley Scott Interview

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