1922: Douglas Fairbanks starred in the 1922 silent film 'Robin Hood.' Newscom/FILE
1938: Errol Flynn starred in 'The Adventures of Robin Hood,' which won three Oscars for Best Art Direction, Best Film Editing, and Best Music, Original Score. The film was also nominated for Best Picture in 1939. Newscom/FILE
1952: Richard Todd played Robin Hood in the 1952 Walt Disney film 'Robin Hood and His Merrie Men.' Newscom/FILE
1973: Walt Disney's animated film 'Robin Hood' featured a fox as Robin with the voice of actor Brian Bedford. Newscom/FILE
1975: Eric Idle (2nd l.) played Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-as-Sir Launcelot in Monty Python's The Holy Grail in 1975. Fellow Monty Python member John Cleese (r.) would also play Robin Hood in 1981's 'Time Bandits.' Newscom/FILE
1976: Sean Connery and Audrey Hepburn starred in 1976's 'Robin and Marion.' Columbia Pictures/AP/FILE
1991: Kevin Costner plays Robin Hood in a scene from 'Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves,' released by Warner Bros. Warner Bros/AP
1991: Patrick Bergin starred as Robin Hood in the 1991 television version of 'Robin Hood.' Newscom/FILE
1993: Cary Elwes played Robin Hood in Mel Brooks's spoof of the Robin Hood story, 'Robin Hood: Men in Tights.' 20th Century Fox/AP/FILE
2010: Russell Crowe as Robin Hood is seen here in Universal Pictures's film 'Robin Hood,' which opened at the Cannes Film Festival on May 12, 2010. Kerry Brown/Universal Pictures/AP
An outburst of violence in recent days between the Dinka and the Nuer in Sudan could portend civil war in the country, officials warned Wednesday. President Salva Kiir accuses rival Riek Macharf of sparking the violence, but says he is willing to begin a dialogue.
South Sudan's army said it had lost control of the flashpoint town of Bor on Wednesday, its first acknowledged reversal in three days of clashes between rival groups of soldiers that have triggered warnings of a slide into civil war.