Most Popular "King Henry Viii" Titles

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year










































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. The Tudors (2007–2010)

TV-MA | 60 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A dramatic series about the reign and marriages of King Henry VIII.

Stars: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Henry Cavill, Anthony Brophy, James Frain

Votes: 51,171

2. The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)

PG-13 | 115 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
50 Metascore

Two sisters contend for the affection of King Henry VIII.

Director: Justin Chadwick | Stars: Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson, Eric Bana, Jim Sturgess

Votes: 84,601 | Gross: $26.81M

3. Elizabeth (1998)

R | 124 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
75 Metascore

A film of the early years of the reign of Elizabeth I of England and her difficult task of learning what is necessary to be a monarch.

Director: Shekhar Kapur | Stars: Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush, Christopher Eccleston, Joseph Fiennes

Votes: 76,169 | Gross: $30.01M

4. Wolf Hall (2015 TV Mini-Series)

360 min | Drama, History

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

After the downfall of Cardinal Wolsey, his secretary, Thomas Cromwell, finds himself amongst the treachery and intrigue of King Henry VIII's court and soon becomes a close advisor to the King, a role fraught with danger.

Stars: Mark Rylance, Damian Lewis, Claire Foy, Thomas Brodie-Sangster

Votes: 5,352

5. The History Boys (2006)

R | 109 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
74 Metascore

An unruly class of gifted and charming teenage boys are taught by two eccentric and innovative teachers, as their headmaster pushes for them all to get accepted into Oxford or Cambridge.

Director: Nicholas Hytner | Stars: Richard Griffiths, Frances de la Tour, Clive Merrison, Samuel Anderson

Votes: 17,798 | Gross: $2.71M

6. A Man for All Seasons (1966)

Approved | 120 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The story of Thomas More, who stood up to King Henry VIII when the King rejected the Roman Catholic Church to obtain a divorce and remarriage.

Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller, Robert Shaw, Leo McKern

Votes: 23,790

7. Henry VIII (2003 TV Movie)

193 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Two-part TV series documenting the stormy 38-year reign of King Henry VIII.

Director: Pete Travis | Stars: Ray Winstone, Joss Ackland, Sid Mitchell, Charles Dance

Votes: 1,821

8. Young Bess (1953)

Approved | 112 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The early life of Elizabeth I, from her childhood until her accession to the throne of England in 1558.

Director: George Sidney | Stars: Jean Simmons, Stewart Granger, Deborah Kerr, Charles Laughton

Votes: 1,071

9. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970 TV Mini-Series)

540 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

A six-episode dramatization of Henry VIII's relationships with each of his six wives. Each episode is devoted to one wife, and is a complete play in itself.

Stars: Keith Michell, Anthony Quayle, Patrick Troughton, Bernard Hepton

Votes: 979

10. The Prince and the Pauper (2000 TV Movie)

90 min | Adventure, Family

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The King and a poor boy swap places.

Director: Giles Foster | Stars: Aidan Quinn, Alan Bates, Jonathan Hyde, Jonathan Timmins

Votes: 544

11. The Prince and the Pauper (1937)

Approved | 118 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Two look-alike boys, one a poor street kid and the other a prince, exchange places to see what the other's life is like.

Directors: William Keighley, William Dieterle | Stars: Errol Flynn, Claude Rains, Henry Stephenson, Barton MacLane

Votes: 1,799

12. The Other Boleyn Girl (2003 TV Movie)

90 min | Romance, Drama

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Based on the controversial novel by Philippa Gregory, "The Other Boleyn Girl" is a fictionalised account of the life of Lady Mary Boleyn who becomes mistress to England's King Henry VIII, ... See full summary »

Director: Philippa Lowthorpe | Stars: Natascha McElhone, Jodhi May, Jared Harris, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 837

13. The Private Life of Henry VIII. (1933)

97 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Tells how King Henry VIII came to marry five more times after his divorce from his first wife.

Director: Alexander Korda | Stars: Charles Laughton, Robert Donat, Franklin Dyall, Miles Mander

Votes: 2,599

14. Crossed Swords (1977)

PG | 113 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A poor boy and the Prince of Wales exchange identities, but events force the pair to experience each other's lives as well.

Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: Oliver Reed, Raquel Welch, Mark Lester, Ernest Borgnine

Votes: 1,188

15. Henry VIII and His Six Wives (1972)

PG | 125 min | Drama

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

On his deathbed, King Henry VIII looks back over his eventful life and his six marriages.

Director: Waris Hussein | Stars: Keith Michell, Donald Pleasence, Charlotte Rampling, Jane Asher

Votes: 544

16. Carry on Henry VIII (1971)

GP | 89 min | Comedy, Romance

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Henry VIII has just married Marie of Normandy, and is eager to consummate their marriage. Unfortunately for Henry, she is always eating garlic, and refuses to stop. Deciding to get rid of ... See full summary »

Director: Gerald Thomas | Stars: Kenneth Williams, Sidney James, Charles Hawtrey, Joan Sims

Votes: 1,762

17. Nine Days a Queen (1936)

TV-PG | 80 min | Drama, History

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A dramatization of Lady Jane Grey's short life, from her forced marriage (which she resisted) to her brief reign as monarch of England and finally to her beheading. The film portrays her as... See full summary »

Director: Robert Stevenson | Stars: Nova Pilbeam, Cedric Hardwicke, John Mills, Felix Aylmer

Votes: 130

18. Tudor Rose (2008)

7 min | Short, Romance

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

King Henry VIII doesn't wear his heart on his sleeve, he carries it with him in the emblem of the Tudor Dynasty a red rose. Love for him is a seasonal cycle. His first wife Katherine of ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah R. Lotfi | Stars: Tracey Allyn, Rebecca Bigler, Ethan Eagar, Mimi Forrester

Votes: 27

19. When Knighthood Was in Flower (1922)

120 min | Romance, Drama

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Robert G. Vignola | Stars: Marion Davies, Forrest Stanley, Lyn Harding, Theresa Maxwell Conover

Votes: 691

21. Tales from the Royal Wardrobe (2014 TV Movie)

59 min | Documentary, History

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Today, few people's clothes attract as much attention as the royal family, but this is not a modern-day paparazzi-inspired obsession. Historian Dr. Lucy Worsley, Chief Curator at Historic ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Gillam-Smith | Stars: Lucy Worsley, Beatrice Behlen, Shaun Cole, Meredith Etherington-Smith

Votes: 25

22. The Truth About Mother Goose (1957)

Approved | 15 min | Documentary, Animation, Short

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The true story behind various nursery rhymes is explored.

Directors: Bill Justice, Wolfgang Reitherman | Stars: Page Cavanaugh Trio, Kevin Corcoran, John Dehner, Ginny Tyler

Votes: 202

23. Tower of London: The Innocent (1969 TV Movie)

50 min | Drama, History

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Worried that the presence of the imprisoned Earl of Warwick will threaten his dynasty, Henry has him entrapped into an act of treason to justify his execution.

Director: Jonathan Alwyn | Stars: John Abineri, Bernard Archard, Paul Bacon, Peter Copley

Votes: 6

24. Henry VIII (1991 TV Movie)

200 min | Drama, History, Music

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Pierre Jourdan | Stars: Philippe Rouillon, Michèle Command, Lucile Vignon, Alain Gabriel

Votes: 14

25. Henry the Ache (1934)

Passed | 20 min | Short, Musical, Comedy

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

King Henry the Eighth's new wife, Queen Annie, discovers that Henry doesn't know the first thing about the "facts of life", so she turns to the king's adviser, Sir Thomas.

Director: Ray McCarey | Stars: Bert Lahr, Janet Reade, Monte Collins, Shemp Howard

Votes: 13

26. Sleeping Betty (2007)

9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

In a world of odd people and surreal habits, the Queen weeps and wails: her daughter Betty won't wake up. With the court looking on, the King swings into action, jiggling the bed with the ... See full summary »

Director: Claude Cloutier | Stars: Martin Barry, Johanne Garneau, Rick Jones

Votes: 345

27. Anne Boleyn's England (1969)

10 min | Documentary, Short

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A promotional short for the film Anne of the Thousand Days (1969).

Stars: Geneviève Bujold, Richard Burton, Charles Jarrott, Elizabeth Taylor

28. Rose Without a Thorn (1958 TV Movie)

60 min | Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The courtship and marriage of King Henry VIII and Catherine Howard.

Stars: Philippa Baker, Kevin Brennan, Pamela Harvey, Margo Lee

29. King and Women (1967 TV Movie)

22 min | Comedy

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Evald Schorm | Stars: Jan Werich, Jana Brejchová, Vladimír Klos

Votes: 19

30. Exploring England with Will Rogers (1927)

12 min | Short

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Will Rogers, America's unofficial ambassador abroad, invites us to rural England. He starts at Windsor Castle, and we see the boys at Eton in their top hats. He motors past the oak trees of... See full summary »

Director: Carl Stearns Clancy | Star: Will Rogers

Votes: 13

31. The Stuarts (2014– )
Episode: And I Will Make Them One Nation (2014)

Documentary, History

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

In this first episode, Clare Jackson looks at James VI and I's attempts to unite Scotland and England under the umbrella of his crown and persuade his subjects to feel more 'British'.

Stars: Clare Jackson, Katy Mair, Edward Montgomery, Adrian Popescu

32. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970– )
Episode: Anne Boleyn (1970)

88 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Queen Catherine is dead and now Anne Boleyn is Queen, but now two years after her marriage her promise to give Henry a son remains unfulfilled and the outcome will lead more than one person to the scaffold.

Director: Naomi Capon | Stars: Keith Michell, Dorothy Tutin, Anne Stallybrass, Patrick Troughton

Votes: 52

33. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (2001– )
Episode: Anne Boleyn (2001)

Documentary, Drama, History

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Mary Cranitch | Stars: David Starkey, Julia Marsen, Annabelle Dowler, Chris Larkin

34. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970– )
Episode: Anne of Cleves (1970)

91 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Henry has been a widower for two years but political diplomacy and Thomas Cromwell urge the king to choose Anne of Cleves. Will the match prove a triumph or a disaster?

Director: John Glenister | Stars: Keith Michell, Elvi Hale, Angela Pleasence, Patrick Troughton

Votes: 47

35. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970– )
Episode: Catherine Howard (1970)

90 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Henry is suffering agony with his ulcerated leg .The Duke of Norfolk presents his young and pretty niece Catherine Howard to the King who becomes captivated . Henry soon marries Catherine but will she prove to be his rose without a thorn?

Director: Naomi Capon | Stars: Keith Michell, Angela Pleasence, Patrick Troughton, Sheila Burrell

Votes: 48

36. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970– )
Episode: Catherine Parr (1970)

89 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

It is the year 1543 and the King is now grossly fat, semi-lame, and wrinkled. Beset by boredom he longs for a new wife to ease his lonely life, will the twice widowed and scholarly Katherine Parr, fulfill his needs?

Director: Naomi Capon | Stars: Keith Michell, Rosalie Crutchley, John Ronane, Howard Goorney

Votes: 47

37. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970– )
Episode: Catherine of Aragon (1970)

91 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Catherine is widowed at only 16, and after the death of the miserly Henry VII, she happily marries the young handsome Henry VIII, could any two people be so much in love? The years ahead will provide many answers to that question.

Director: John Glenister | Stars: Keith Michell, Annette Crosbie, Dorothy Tutin, Patrick Troughton

Votes: 55

38. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (2001– )
Episode: Catherine of Aragon (2001)

Documentary, Drama, History

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Steven Clarke | Stars: David Starkey, Annabelle Dowler, Chris Larkin, Michael Fitzgerald

39. The Tudors (2007–2010)
Episode: Civil Unrest (2009)

TV-MA | 52 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Henry's new wife Jane urges him to reconcile with his daughter Mary while Robert Aske leads a pilgrimage of thousands against Cromwell's monastic reforms.

Director: Ciaran Donnelly | Stars: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Henry Cavill, James Frain, Annabelle Wallis

Votes: 306

40. The Tudors (2007–2010)
Episode: Death of a Monarchy (2010)

TV-MA | 56 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

As Henry's health deteriorates, he grows introspective as various factions in the court try to position themselves for the seemingly inevitable succession.

Director: Ciaran Donnelly | Stars: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Henry Cavill, Sarah Bolger, Max Brown

Votes: 360

41. The Tudors (2007–2010)
Episode: Destiny and Fortune (2008)

TV-MA | 50 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Anne goes to her death continuing to pronounce her innocence and that of the accused men.

Director: Jon Amiel | Stars: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Henry Cavill, Natalie Dormer, Nick Dunning

Votes: 402

42. The Tudors (2007–2010)
Episode: Dissension and Punishment (2009)

TV-MA | 50 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Henry feigns reconciliation with Aske but ultimately has the leaders of the rebellion arrested; later he becomes ecstatic over Jane's pregnancy.

Director: Ciaran Donnelly | Stars: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Henry Cavill, James Frain, Annabelle Wallis

Votes: 252

43. The Prince and the Pauper (1996– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1996)

Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Andrew Morgan | Stars: Christopher Adamson, John Bowe, Richenda Carey, Paul Chapman

44. The Prince and the Pauper (1976– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1976)

Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Barry Letts | Stars: Nicholas Lyndhurst, June Brown, Martin Herdman, Ronald Herdman

45. Fit to Rule: How Royal Illness Changed History (2013– )
Episode: Gods to Men: Tudors to Stuarts (2013)

Documentary

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Paul Berczeller | Stars: Lucy Worsley, Richard Cust, Alice Hunt, Elizabeth Hurren

Votes: 7

46. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970– )
Episode: Jane Seymour (1970)

91 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

The King is embroiled with the Reformation, and after the execution of Anne Boleyn he marries the kind and loving gentlewoman Jane Seymour. Will she provide him with the peace and comfort he needs and, even more importantly, a male heir?

Director: John Glenister | Stars: Keith Michell, Anne Stallybrass, Patrick Troughton, Sheila Burrell

Votes: 50

47. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (2001– )
Episode: Jane Seymour and Anne of Cleves (2001)

Documentary, Drama, History

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Louise Wardle | Stars: David Starkey, Andy Rashleigh, Charlotte Roach, Catherine Siggins

48. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (2001– )
Episode: Katherine Howard and Catherine Parr (2001)

Documentary, Drama, History

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Nicholas White | Stars: David Starkey, Michelle Abrahams, Caroline Lintott, Andy Rashleigh

49. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Margical History Tour (2004)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Marge tells Lisa, Bart and Millhouse three history stories because the library doesn't have any.

Director: Mike B. Anderson | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

Votes: 564

50. The Tudors (2007–2010)
Episode: Natural Ally (2010)

TV-MA | 50 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Catherine's buys the silence of an indiscreet former lover with a position in her chamber as her affair with Culpepper becomes more tempestuous.

Director: Ciaran Donnelly | Stars: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Henry Cavill, Tamzin Merchant, Lothaire Bluteau

Votes: 217