Tag: Tudor

Thomas More

(1478–1535) Sir Thomas More Saint Thomas More Works: • Dialogue of Comfort Against Tribulation (English) • Utopia (English) • Utopia (German) Sir Thomas More in Film: A Man for All Seasons 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller   Born February…

A Man for All Seasons (1966)

Director: Fred Zinnemann Producer: Fred Zinnemann Screenplay: Robert Bolt Based on: A Man for All Seasons by Robert Bolt Genre: Biography | Drama, Historical Music: Georges Delerue Country: United Kingdom Language: English Studio: Columbia Pictures Release date: 1966 Running time: 120…

Elizabeth (1998)

Director: Shekhar Kapur Producer: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Alison Owen Screenplay: Michael Hirst Genre: Drama, Historical Music: David Hirschfelder Country: United Kingdom Language: English Release date: 1998 Running time: 123 minutes Cate Blanchett (1969) as Elizabeth I (1533–1603) Geoffrey Rush…

The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)

Director: Justin Chadwick Producer: Alison Owen Screenplay: Peter Morgan Based on: The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory Genre: Drama, Historical Music: Paul Cantelon Country: United Kingdom, United States Language: English Studio: Columbia Pictures, Focus Features Release date: 2008 Running…

Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)

Director: Charles Jarrott Producer: Hal B. Wallis Screenplay: Bridget Boland, John Hale, Richard Sokolove Based on: Anne of the Thousand Days by Maxwell Anderson Genre: Drama, Historical Music: Georges Delerue Country: United Kingdom Language: English Studio: Universal Studios Release date:…

Lady Jane Grey

(1537–1554) Lady Jane Grey, Lady Jane Dudley, Nine-Day Queen Queen of England and Ireland (10-19 July 1553) Lady Jane Grey in Film: Crossed Swords 1977 Director: Richard Fleischer Starring: Oliver Reed, Mark Lester   Born October 12 (?) 1537 Bradgate, Leicestershire (England)…

Crossed Swords (1977)

Director: Richard Fleischer Producer: Pierre Spengler Screenplay: Berta Dominguez D., Pierre Spengler, George MacDonald Fraser Based on: The Prince and the Pauper (1881) by Mark Twain Genre: Action, Adventure, Historical Music: Maurice Jarre Country: United Kingdom Language: English Studio: Warner Bros. Release…

Catherine of Aragon

(1485–1536) Queen consort of England (1509–1533) Lady of Ireland (1509–1533) Catherine of Aragon in Film: Anne of the Thousand Days 1969 Director: Charles Jarrott Starring: Richard Burton, Geneviève Bujold     Isabel 2012–2014 Director: Jordi Frades Starring: Michelle Jenner, Rodolfo Sancho     Born…

Anne Boleyn

(c.1507–1536) Queen consort of England (1533–1536) Lady of Ireland (1533–1536) Anne Boleyn in Film: A Man for All Seasons 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller     Anne of the Thousand Days 1969 Director: Charles Jarrott Starring: Richard Burton, Geneviève Bujold…

Edward VI (England)

(1537–1553) King of England (1547–1553) King of Ireland (1547–1553) Edward VI in Literature: • Twain, Mark (1835-1910): The Prince and the Pauper (1881) Edward VI in Art: Holbein, Hans the Younger (c.1497-1543) Edward VI as a Child probably 1538 National Gallery of Art,…