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This edition: The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933)

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Episode Details

(1933, 97 min., UK, Biography|Comedy|Drama, b&w) Director: Alexander Korda. Writers: Lajos Biro (story) (as Lajos Biro) , Arthur Wimperis (story). Stars: Charles Laughton, Robert Donat, Franklin Dyall. This movie tells the story of King Henry VIII and the last five of his six wives. Set almost entirely within the royal castle, it begins just before the death of his second wife (Anne Boleyn) and ends just after his sixth wedding (to Catherine or Katherine Parr).