American Historical Movie Suggestions - Hist 170 - ENGLAND TO AMERICAN REVOLUTION House of Tudors 1461-1603 Henry VIII Princes in the Tower(2005 story

American Historical Movie Suggestions - Hist 170 - ENGLAND...

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ENGLAND TO AMERICAN REVOLUTION   House of Tudors: 1461-1603   Henry VIII   Princes in the Tower (2005) -- story of Perkin Warbeck who claimed to be the heir to the British throne during the reign of King Henry VII (ruled, 1485-1509), first monarch of the Tudor dynasty   X Henry VIII (2003) -- 250 minutes   X Henry VIII (1991) -- 200 minutes   X Henry VIII and his Six Wives (1973) X Private Life of Henry VIII (1933) -- of England, 1509-1547 X The Sword and the Rose (1953) -- Henry VIII uses his sister Mary Tudor's marriage prospects as a pawn in international politics   X The Twisted Tale of Bloody Mary (2008) -- Mary Tudor as tragic figure   The Other Boleyn Girl (2008) -- struggle between the two Boleyn women to marry King Henry VIII   Anne of the Thousand Days (1969) -- Anne Boleyn, 2nd wife of Henry VIII & mother of Queen Elizabeth   X A Man for All Seasons (1966) -- Sir Thomas More won't compromise X A Man for All Seasons (1988) -- Sir Thomas More (1509-1547) gets in deep trouble with Henry VIII Lady Jane (1986) -- tragedy of Lady Jane Grey, immediate predecessor of Mary, Queen of England X Nine Days a Queen (aka Tudor Rose ) (1936) -- Lady Jane Grey's short life ($95 for a new VHS tape)   The Pearl of York (2007) -- first woman to die for her religious beliefs following the start of the Reformation Elizabeth I   X Elizabeth (1998) -- Elizabeth I, 1558-1603,daughter of Anne Boleyn and niece of Mary, Queen of England Elizabeth I -- HBO drama focusing on the private life of the "Virgin" Queen   X Young Bess (1953) Jean Simmons, Stewart Granger X The Virgin Queen (1955) -- Bette Davis X The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939) Elizabeth R (1971) -- miniseries about Queen Elizabeth I starring Glenda Jackson   Elizabeth: the Golden Age (2007) -- Elizabeth and Sir Walter Raleigh and the Spanish Armada; starring Cate Blanchett   X Drake of England (or Elizabeth of England) (1935) -- privateer Sir Francis Drake brings lots of money into England   X Sir Francis Drake -- 3 DVD-set (26 episodes) about the famous privateer   X Seven Seas to Calais (1962) -- Sir Francis Drake X Drake's Venture (1980) -- Sir Francis Drake  
Mary of Scotland (1936) -- with Katherine Hepburn   Mary, Queen of Scots (1971) -- executed by Elizabeth for plotting against her The Sea Hawk (1940) -- Spanish Armada (with Lawrence Olivier and Vivien Leigh)   Fire Over England (1937) -- British-Spanish conflict of 1500s The Stuarts (1603-1649) and the Commonwealth (1649-1659):   X Gunpowder, Treason and Plot (2004) -- Protestant Guy Fawkes's Gunpowder Plot of 1605 against the Catholic Stuart, King James I (1603- 1625)   To Kill a King (2003) -- Cromwell, General Fairfax, Mrs. Fairfax and Charles I (1625-1649) struggle over the future of England Cromwell (1970) -- English Puritan leader, ruled England 1653-1658 X The Crimson Blade (1963) -- love affair in the time of Cromwell's struggle By the Sword Divided (1983) -- in the English Civil War the Lacey family supports King Charles I and the related by marriage Fletcher family supports Oliver Cromwell (BBC series)   Witchfinder General (aka Conqueror Worm) (1968) -- Matthew Hopkins tours the land searching for and finding witches   X The Moonraker (1958) -- the Moonraker, the Earl of Dawlish, travels to the Windwhistle Inn on the south coast to prepare the escape of the future Charles II  

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