The Sword in the Stone (1963)

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Animation based on the book by T.H. White. In the Dark Ages, a young boy called Arthur, but known as Wart, is schooled in the art of using his head by the magician Merlin. Using magic, Merlin turns them into fish, squirrels and birds, before facing the mad Madam Mim, who wants to destroy Wart. Sent to London as the squire of oafish knight Kay, Wart finds a sword in an anvil, and pulls it free. He duly fulfils an old prophecy and is crowned King Arthur.

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