The Lion in Winter (1968)

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1183 A.D.: King Henry II's three sons all want to inherit the throne, but he won't commit to a choice. They and his wife variously plot to force him.




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  • Katharine Hepburn and Peter O'Toole in The Lion in Winter (1968)

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Timothy Dalton was hugely impressed by Katharine Hepburn, particularly when she came in to shoot reverse shots with him on her day off from filming.


Henry II: Come for me!


Christmas trees were an obscure German tradition, unknown to the English until its introduction by Queen Victoria's husband Prince Albert over 700 years later. Furthermore, even the concept of decorating with glass balls was even unknown to the Germans until long after this era.


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Biography | Drama | History

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