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King Henry II (Character)
from The Lion in Winter (1968)

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The Lion in Winter -- Trailer for this classic period piece set in 1183

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Biography:
Henry II (5 March 1133 6 July 1189) ruled as King of England (11541189)... See more »
Alternate Names:
Der Knig / Henry / Henry II / His king / king henry ii

Filmography

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  1. Richard The Lionheart (2013) Played by Malcolm McDowell
    ... aka "Richard: The Lionheart" - USA (original title)

  2. Who Killed Thomas Becket? (2004) (TV) Played by Rupert Wickham (as Henry)
  3. The Lion in Winter (2003) (TV) Played by Patrick Stewart

  4. "The Devil's Crown"
        - Bolt from the Blue (1978) TV episode, Played by Brian Cox (as Henry II)
        - When Cage-Birds Sing (1978) TV episode, Played by Tony Church (as Henry)
        - Before the Dark (1978) TV episode, Played by Kevin McNally (as Henry) / Brian Cox (as Henry II)
        - The Hungry Falcons (1978) TV episode, Played by Kevin McNally (as Henry) / Brian Cox (as Henry II)
        - If All the World Were Mine (1978) TV episode, Played by Brian Cox (as Henry II)
  5. "Churchill's People"
        - Shouts and Murmurs (1975) TV episode, Played by Michael Jayston (as Henry)
        - A Sprig of Broom (1975) TV episode, Played by Clive Revill

  6. The Lion in Winter (1968) Played by Peter O'Toole (as Henry II)
  7. Becket (1964) Played by Peter O'Toole (as His king) / Peter O'Toole (as king henry ii)
  8. "Richard the Lionheart"
        - The King's Champion (1962) TV episode, Played by Trader Faulkner (as Henry)
        - Long Live the King (1962) TV episode, Played by Dominic Roche
  9. Becket oder Die Ehre Gottes (1962) (TV) Played by Heinrich Schweiger (as Der Knig)

  10. The Trial of Andy Fothergill (1951) (TV) Played by Norman Mitchell (as Henry II)
  11. Murder in the Cathedral (1951) Played by Alexander Gauge

  12. Becket (1923) Played by A.V. Bramble (as Henry II)

  13. Becket (1910) Played by William Shea
    ... aka "The Martyrdom of Thomas A. Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury" - USA (alternative title)

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Fun Stuff

Quotes:
From Becket (1964)
King Henry II: Am I the strongest or am I not?
Thomas a Becket: You are today, but one must never drive one's enemy to despair; it makes him strong. Gentleness is better politics, it saps virility. A good occupational force must never crush. It must corrupt.
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