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Henry V (1979)

The Life of Henry the Fifth (original title)
In the midst of the Hundred Years' War, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France in 1415.

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Credited cast:
... Bishop of Ely
Robert Ashby ... Earl of Salisbury
... Archbishop of canterbury
Rod Beacham ... Earl of Warwick
Jocelyne Boisseau ... Katherine
Simon Broad ... Herald
Alan Brown ... Governor of Harfleur
... Hostess
John Bryans ... Duke of Bourbon
David Buck ... Earl of Westmoreland
Ronald Chenery ... Messenger
Roger Davenport ... Duke of Clarence
Keith Drinkel ... Lewis, the Dauphin
Rob Edwards ... Duke of Bedford
Ronald Forfar ... Bates
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In the midst of the Hundred Years' War, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France in 1415.

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Featured in The Story of English: A Muse of Fire (1986) See more »

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Now available at AMAZON UK on DVD
30 August 2006 | by See all my reviews

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