With Cromwell Productions Ltd. (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. The Bruce (1996)
107 min | Biography, Drama, History
In the early 14th century, Scottish warrior and Earl Robert the Bruce is crowned King of Scots, leading Scotland during the First War of Scottish Independence against England.
4. King Lear (1999)
Not Rated | 190 min | Drama
King Lear, old and tired, divides his kingdom among his daughters, giving great importance to their protestations of love for him. When Cordelia, youngest and most honest, refuses to idly ... See full summary »
7. The Wars of the Roses (2002– )
Not Rated | 200 min | Documentary, History, War
Using historically-accurate, battle-filled re-enactments and interviews with expert historians and noted authors, this documentary series brings to life the captivating true stories behind Britain's bloody civil wars.
9. The Legends of King Arthur (2001– )
147 min | Documentary, Biography, History
Studying the legends of King Arthur and applying them to what we know today as fact. Opening up the "dark ages" of Great Britain and making sense of the small snippets of what has been passed down as Arthurian legends.
13. Great Expectations (1998 Video)
Cultural historian Dr. David Parker and Thelma Grove of the International Dickens Fellowship discuss characters, themes and the plot, as well as the importance, of Dickens's novel Great ... See full summary »
17. Tony Iommi: The Guitar That Drives Black Sabbath (1992 Video)
The definitive interview with Tony Iommi. Inventor of the heavy metal guitar sound which powered Black Sabbath to world fame and inspired a host of imitators. Using his own examples, Tony ... See full summary »
19. Great Adventurers: Ernest Shackleton - To the End of the Earth (1999 Video)
50 min | Documentary
This is the incredible story of explorer Ernest Shackleton's heroic attempt to lead the first expedition across the last unknown continent of Antarctica in 1914-16. With historical photos ... See full summary »
20. Othello: A Critical Guide (1997 Video)
The Shakespeare academics in 'Othello: A Critical Guide' are Professor Stanley Wells and Dr Russell Jackson of the Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-upon-Avon. They address, among others, ... See full summary »
24. Great Generals of the Ancient World: Hannibal (2000 Video)
50 min | Documentary
A true giant of military history, Hannibal forged his formidable reputation during the Punic Wars of the second century B.C. Famed for his incredible fifteen day journey across the Alps and... See full summary »
31. Gallipoli: Death on the Beaches (2003)
55 min | Documentary, War
British made documentary about one their greatest military debacles. Contains rarely seen battle footage, and very rare photographs. Also includes eyewitness accounts and experts on the subject.
34. Romeo and Juliet: A Critical Guide (1997 Video)
The Shakespearean academics in 'Romeo and Juliet: A Critical Guide' address, among others, the following questions: Why has Romeo and Juliet proved such a popular play? Twin suicides - does... See full summary »