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Elizabeth the Queen (1968)

In the sixteenth century, Queen Elizabeth I (Dame Judith Anderson) is the ruler of England. Robert Devereux, 3rd Earl of Essex (Charlton Heston) is her lover, best friend, and worst enemy.

Director:

George Schaefer

Writers:

Maxwell Anderson (play), John Edward Friend (adaptation)
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Judith Anderson ... Queen Elizabeth I
Charlton Heston ... Robert Devereaux, Earl of Essex
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michael Allinson Michael Allinson ... Sir Walter Raleigh
Alan Caillou ... Burbage
Jody Carter ... Lady In Waiting
Peter Church Peter Church ... Hemmings
Dana Elcar ... Captain Marvel
Lynn Harper Lynn Harper ... Ann Rousseau
Harvey Jason ... Herald
Donald Marlatt Donald Marlatt ... Irish Courier
Anne Rogers Anne Rogers ... Penelope
Gilchrist Stuart Gilchrist Stuart ... Physician (as Gil Stuart)
Harry Townes ... Sir Robert Cecil
Lee Vines Lee Vines ... Self - Announcer
Herb Voland ... Captain Armin (as Herbert Voland)
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In the sixteenth century, Queen Elizabeth I (Dame Judith Anderson) is the ruler of England. Robert Devereux, 3rd Earl of Essex (Charlton Heston) is her lover, best friend, and worst enemy.

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Charlton Heston and Dame Judith Anderson appeared in The Ten Commandments (1956). See more »

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Remake of The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939) See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 January 1968 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hallmark Hall of Fame: Elizabeth the Queen (#17.3) See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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