The beauty of adapting the King Arthur legend is its historical vagueness. If experts can't even agree whether or not the man lived, then that leaves plenty of freedom to mess around. At turns the legend has been magical (Excalibur
), sanitized (The Sword in the Stone
) or cheeky (Monty Python and the Holy Grail
). Friday's premiere of Starz's Camelot
had moments both unexpected and unsettling. Here's how this umpteenth version ...