Though in the original tale, the sword in the stone that Arthur pulls is not Excalibur. 1963 Disney animated film based on the T. This page was last edited on 19 November 2017, at 06:15. Disney animated film to the sword in the stone book pdf released before Walt Disney’s death.
1938 as a single novel. December 25, 1963 to mixed reviews, though it was a box office success. The sword bears an inscription proclaiming that “whoso pulleth out this sword of this stone and anvil is rightwise king born of England”. Kay to launch his arrow into the forest. London, and the winner will be crowned king. In order to educate Arthur, Merlin transforms the boy and himself into fish. Arthur is sent to the kitchen as punishment for trying to relate his lesson to a disbelieving Ector.
Arthur defiantly defends Merlin, but Ector refuses to listen and punishes Arthur by giving Kay another squire, Hobbs. Resolving to make amends, Merlin plans on educating Arthur full-time. However, Merlin’s knowledge of future history causes confusion, prompting Merlin to appoint Archimedes as Arthur’s teacher. Archimedes teaches Arthur how to fly. However, during their lesson Arthur is attacked by a hawk and falls into the chimney of Madam Mim, an eccentric, evil witch and Merlin’s nemesis. Merlin intervenes before Mim can destroy Arthur, and she challenges him to a Wizards’ Duel.