Robin Hood To Open Cannes 2010

Ridley Scott’s “Robin Hood”, starring Russell Crowe and Cate Blanchett, is to be screened at the Opening of the 63rd Festival de Cannes on Wednesday May 12th 2010.

The film will be presented out of competition and will be released in theatres in France the day of its presentation at Cannes, two days before its worldwide premiere on May 14th.

Ridley Scott’s “The Duellists” and “Thelma and Louise” screened at Cannes in years past. This year’s fest runs from May 12th-23rd.