The Whop­per!

Solve the cross­word and, when com­plete, the yel­low boxes will an­swer the ques­tion below. En­ter on page 43.

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1 ___ Crowe, ac­tor who played the ti­tle char­ac­ter in 2010 film Robin Hood (pic­ture top) (7) 5 Be­side, next to (8) 9 Slightly open (4) 13 First sketch (5) 14 Stut­ter (7) 15 Di­vi­sions of a minute (7) 16 Pale, wan (5)

17 Tin, iron or gold, eg (5) 18 Minia­ture Ja­panese tree (6)

20 Cal­en­dar points (5) 21 ___ Barker, com­edy leg­end who played Friar Tuck in 1976’s Robin And Mar­ian (6)

23 ___ Con­nery, 007 star who played the ti­tle role in Robin And Mar­ian (4) 26 As­cend (5) 28 De­vi­ous, crafty (3) 29 Col­lar­bone (8) 34 Re­sult (of an ac­tion) (11) 35 River in France (5) 37 Write an or­der for med­i­ca­tion (9) 38 Al­lo­cat­ing, as­sign­ing (9) 40 ___ Flynn, screen idol who played the ti­tle role in 1938’s The Ad­ven­tures Of Robin Hood (5) 41 Tricking, fool­ing (11) 43 Nar­row­ing at one end (8) 44 ___ Hew­son, Mar­ian in the new Robin Hood film (3) 45 Dizzy (5) 48 En­counter (4)

49 ___ Hep­burn, ac­tress who was 23A’s Mar­ian (6) 50 ___ Con­nery, 23A’s son – and RH in 80s TV series Robin Of Sher­wood (5) 53 Gam­ing house (6) 55 Marks as cor­rect (5) 57 Re­li­gious song, hymn (5) 61 Postal lo­ca­tion (7) 62 Cho­co­late cov­ered marsh­mal­low (7)

63 ___ Eger­ton, lat­est ac­tor to play the fa­mous hero in Robin Hood, out next week (pic­tured bot­tom) (5) 64 Part of a chain (4) 65 Time or date when you must have com­pleted your work by (8)

66 Cost of a plane jour­ney (7) DOWN

1 What a ref shows to

send a player off (3,4)

2 Pasta for bolog­nese (9)

3 Makes longer (7)

4 Not sure of your where­abouts (4)

5 ___ Rick­man, ac­tor who played the Sher­iff of Not­ting­ham in Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves (4)

6 Foxx who is play­ing Lit­tle John in Robin Hood or Dornan play­ing Will Scar­let in the same film (5)

7 Drapes (8)

8 Bird’s home (4)

10 ___ Arm­strong, ac­tor who played the lead in the last big Bri­tish Robin Hood TV series (5)

11 From Moscow, eg (7)

12 Mea­sure of ice cream (5)

19 Wob­bly dessert (5)

22 Rec­tan­gle (6)

24 Putting in an en­ve­lope with a let­ter (9) 25 ___ I Do (I Do It For You), huge No.1 hit for Bryan Adams from the film Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves (10)

26 Spook­i­est, cringi­est (9)

27 Op­ti­cal in­stru­ment that would be used

for bird­watch­ing, eg (10)

30 Sit­u­a­tion in need of ur­gent at­ten­tion (9) 31 __ Cost­ner, Robin in Robin Hood:

Prince Of Thieves (5)

32 Ex­cel­lent! (6)

33 Ital­ian ice cream (6)

34 Pas­try case filled with morel­los, eg (6,3) 36 Fire (5)

39 Cheaply made, low-qual­ity film (1-5)

42 Work dough (5)

46 Com­plete loss of hope (7)

47 Owned up, con­fessed (8)

48 ___ Praed, an­other ac­tor to play

Robin Hood on TV (7)

50 Largest planet (7)

51 Per­son who’s up for an award (7)

52 South Amer­i­can moun­tain range (5)

54 Chair car­ried on poles (5)

56 Army green (5)

58 Emer­ald ___, Ire­land (4)

59 ___ Blanchett, ac­tress who played

Mar­ian op­po­site 1A (4)

60 Crumbly Greek cheese (4)

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