Robin Hood gives up swashbuckling for martial arts?

For the first time the legend of Robin Hood is being updated for the era of globalization in a new epic set in post-911 America and filmed in England, France, Switzerland, Japan, Hong Kong, Hungary, Thailand, India and Canada.

Screenings for Robin Hood 2.0: A Lover & A Fighter, will take place at during the Toronto International Film Festival on September 7, 2008.

The action-packed romantic comedy updates Robin Hood for today’s post-Matrix generation by replacing yesteryear’s obsolete archery contests with sleek videogame inspired underground fight-clubs which showcase rare martial arts.

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