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Prince Valiant

Updated on February 9, 2009

Prince Valiant

Prince Valiant is a part of America's long lasting contribution to Arthurian legend, he is one of the most persistent folk and literary characters of Western civilization.

Hal Foster's Prince Valiant is a comic strip about a noble knight in the days of King Arthur. It first appeared in newspapers in 1937 and is still in print to this day.

Prince Valiant Comic Books - By Hal Foster

Prince Valiant on Horse Statue

Prince Valiant on Horse Statue

Cower before this hero's might! Hal Foster's timeless hero from the days of King Arthur, as sculpted by Joy and Tom Studios, depicts Val in full battle gear charging atop his mighty steed through a marshy glade and seems to have been lifted straight from those early Sunday funnies. The prepainted 12-inch tall statue comes packaged in a full-color box with a certificate of authenticity. Don't miss out, it's a limited edition of only 500 pieces!

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Classic Heroes Prince Valiant Statue

Classic Heroes Prince Valiant Statue

He fights for justice with a funky hairdo! The Prince Valiant statue stands approximately 10-inches tall, and is approximately 1:6 scale. The piece is hand cast in high quality polystone and hand painted to exacting standards. It is packaged in a durable foam interior and a beautiful full color package, and each piece is individually numbered and complete with a hand numbered certificate of authenticity.

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Prince Valiant The Movie (1954)

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Prince Valiant
Prince Valiant

Overthrown and driven into exile, the king of Scandia has fled to Britain with his wife and son, Prince Valiant (Wagner). As a young man, Val hoes to King Arthur's court, where he is befriended by Sir Gawain (sterling Hayden) and trains to be become a knight of the round table. Val also falls in love with a beautiful princess (Leigh) and faces the treachery of the mysterious Black Knight, who is scheming to betray Val's family.

 
Prince Valiant [VHS]
Prince Valiant [VHS]

Cartoonist Hal Foster's medieval hero, the Scandinavian Prince Valiant, comes to the screen in all his Dutch-bob-haircut glory in this 1954 film directed by Henry Hathaway (Kiss of Death). Robert Wagner plays the title role and does a bang-up job of it, convincingly portraying the heroic prince as he enters the court of King Arthur (Brian Aherne) in England and becomes (with some tutelage from Sir Gawain, played by Sterling Hayden) a Knight of the Round Table. Determined to re...

 
Prince Valiant, Vol. 1: 1937-1938
Prince Valiant, Vol. 1: 1937-1938

The most gorgeous adventure comic strip of all time, the on-going Prince Valiant Sunday-only comic strip ran for 35 years under its creator, Hal Foster. Foster limned epic swordfights and some of the most beautiful human beings ever to appear in comics. And he matched his nonpareil visual sense with the narrative instincts of a born storyteller. Prince Valiant has previously been widely available only in re-colored, now-out-of print editions (which fetch collectors' prices). Thanks to advances i...

 
The Legend of Prince Valiant - The Complete Series, Vol. 1
The Legend of Prince Valiant - The Complete Series, Vol. 1

The 1990s cartoon series THE LEGEND OF PRINCE VALIANT animated Arthurian lore with a fun blend of action drama and fantasy. The series followed the mythic adventures of the eponymous prince (voiced by '70s heartthrob Robby Benson) as he journeyed to Camelot to train as a knight at King Arthur's fabled Round Table. Vibrantly animated and creatively told the series also boasted the vocal talents of Efrem Zimbalist Jr. Samantha Eggar and Tim Curry. This collection presents the first volume of episo...

 
Prince Valiant: Far From Camelot
Prince Valiant: Far From Camelot

Prince Valiant is "the biggest, most beautiful comic [strip] of all time." --Comic RevuePrince Valiant is a high-art comic novel that follows the exploits of the iconic knight errant.Originally created by Hal Foster and now sketched by award-winning creators Gary Gianni and Mark Schultz, Prince Valiant is an epic comic adventure that has maintained a continuous story line since its debut in 1937. Noted for its realistic....

 
The Prince Valiant Page
The Prince Valiant Page

The Prince Valiant Page is the first book collection featuring Gary Gianni’s work on Prince Valiant. This book gives a well-rounded informative look at both Gianni’s rendition of the Prince Valiant Sunday strip and his own working procedures. Further, he explains the usage of his tools and provides many tips learned during the course of his career.

 
The Legend of Prince Valiant: The Complete Series, Vol. 2
The Legend of Prince Valiant: The Complete Series, Vol. 2

The 1990s cartoon series THE LEGEND OF PRINCE VALIANT animated Arthurian lore with a fun blend of action drama and fantasy. The series followed the mythic adventures of the eponymous prince (voiced by '70s heartthrob Robby Benson) as he journeyed to Camelot to train as a knight at King Arthur's fabled Round Table. Vibrantly animated and creatively told the series also boasted the vocal talents of Efrem Zimbalist Jr. Samantha Eggar and Tim Curry. This collection presents the second volume of epis...

 
Prince Valiant Poster Belgian 14x22 James Mason Janet Leigh Robert Wagner
Prince Valiant Poster Belgian 14x22 James Mason Janet Leigh Robert Wagner

This 14 x 22 (approx.) poster is from Prince Valiant (1954)

 

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