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Rated
PG-13
Runtime 136 min
Ratings
56% critics Rotten Tomatoes
Genre Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Release 02/07/86
Actors Helena Bonham Carter, Cary Elwes, John Wood, Michael Hordern
Directors Trevor Nunn
The death of King Henry VIII throws his kingdom into chaos because of succession disputes. His weak son Edward, is on his deathbed. Anxious to keep England true to the Reformation, a scheming minister John Dudley marries off his son, Guildford to Lady Jane Grey, whom he places on the throne after Edward dies. At first hostile to each other, Guildford and Jane fall in love. But they cannot withstand the course of power which will lead to their ultimate downfall.
Genre Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Release 02/07/86
Actors Helena Bonham Carter, Cary Elwes, John Wood, Michael Hordern
Directors Trevor Nunn
The death of King Henry VIII throws his kingdom into chaos because of succession disputes. His weak son Edward, is on his deathbed. Anxious to keep England true to the Reformation, a scheming minister John Dudley marries off his son, Guildford to Lady Jane Grey, whom he places on the throne after Edward dies. At first hostile to each other, Guildford and Jane fall in love. But they cannot withstand the course of power which will lead to their ultimate downfall.