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The Bock’s Office: ‘King Arthur’ less regal, more rollicking

Arthur (Charlie Hunnam) grips on to Excalibur to begin his destiny in "King Arthur: Legend of the Sword." The movie is a retelling of the story of the fabled king of England.

If you go…

“King Arthur: Legend of the Sword,” rated PG-13

Rating: 2.5 out of 4 stars

Running time: 126 minutes

Starring: Charlie Hunnam, Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey, Djimon Hounsou and Jude Law

Now playing at Wildhorse Stadium Cinemas and Craig’s West Theatre.

Centuries of lore are bound to change over time in the telling of one of the greatest tales of all. Still, even accepting that, some elements of "King Arthur: Legend of the Sword" are more than hard to swallow along with your popcorn.