King Richard was the older brother and, according to Prince John, was favored by their mother. As a bandit Robin Hood was kind of beneath Prince John's notice. "This crown gives me a feeling of power!" There's more than a little guesswork and wishful thinking behind any identification of a "real Robin Hood". The Sheriff of Nottingham is the main antagonist in the legend of Robin Hood.He is generally depicted as an unjust tyrant, who mistreats the local people of Nottinghamshire, subjecting them to unaffordable taxes.Robin Hood fights against him, stealing from the rich, and the Sheriff, in order to give to the poor; a characteristic for which Robin Hood is best known. John Lackland, better known as Prince John, is the main antagonist of the 1938 adventure film The Adventure of Robin Hood, based on the real life John, King of England during his time before he succeeded his brother. He was portrayed by the late Claude Rains, who also played Griffin in The Invisible Man and Erique Claudin in The Invisible Man. This was adapted into French by Alexandre Dumas in Le Prince des Voleurs (1872) and Robin Hood Le Proscrit (1873). Isabella Edit. John Lackland, better known as Prince John, is the main antagonist of the 1938 adventure film The Adventure of Robin Hood, based on the real life John, King of England during his time before he succeeded his brother. Prince John, a primary villain in the Robin Hood stories Prince John of the United Kingdom 1(1905–1919), youngest son of King George V John of Eltham, Earl of Cornwall (1316–1336), second son of Edward II John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster (1340-1399), third son of Edward III One well known story about Robin that places him in Whitby, Yorkshire, is about him and Little John having a friendly archery contest. Robin Hood's principle opponent was the Sheriff of Nottingham. Academics, meanwhile, have combed the historical record for evidence of a real Robin Hood. John’s excessive taxation has led many men who were loyal to Richard to talk about revolt. Prince John seems to be affectionate of Isabella. He is Prince John's older brother and the ruler of England. Prince John is a Mountain lion and the main antagonist of Disney's 1973 film Robin Hood, voiced by the late Peter Ustinov (who also voiced his older brother King Richard in the original English version) and animated by Disney veteran Ollie Johnston. King Richard is a minor character of Disney's 1973 animated feature Robin Hood. John’s excessive taxation has led many men who were loyal to Richard to talk about revolt.