Into Film Clubs
Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.
Period and Historical
Bette Davis plays Queen Elizabeth I in this swashbuckling tale of court intrigue and romance. The ageing queen is deeply attracted to seafaring adventurer Sir Walter Raleigh, who woos her to secure the ships he needs for his next expedition, while secretly two-timing the queen with scheming young courtier Beth Throgmorton. This is a lavish and authentic period adaptation, but one with plenty of fast-paced swordplay to balance out the extravagant gowns.
Drama about Queen Victoria, which focuses on her private life and suggests she was not the stern, unemotional figure often thought of.
11–16 years 101 mins
Adaptation of the best-selling novel, starring Natalie Portman and Scarlett Johansson as two sisters forced to compete for Henry VIII's affections.
11+ years 110 mins
Historical film about Thomas More, English lawyer under Henry VIII, who opposed the King changing the entire nation's religion so he could remarry.
11+ years 116 mins
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