Tag: The Tudors

THE OTHER BOLEYN GIRL

This is a 2008 movie, written by Peter Morgan and directed by Justin Chadwick, based on a “historical fiction” book by Philippa Gregory, and is ostensibly about Mary Boleyn, the lesser known older sister of Anne Boleyn, who was a previous mistress of King Henry VIII. The movie is meant to show the beginning and…

HENRY VIII

Written by Peter Morgan and directed by Pete Travis, this two-part drama was originally aired in England in 2003. I picked this up on DVD a few years ago, as King Henry VIII has long been one of the most interesting historical figures that I’ve ever read about. Each part is a little over 2…

HENRY CAVILL IS SUPERMAN!

It’s been all over the news websites this morning, that Henry Cavill has been cast to star in Zack Snyder’s upcoming Superman movie, due in 2012. And I must say that I think he is an excellent choice, and will be able to play this role very well. I am a huge fan of The…