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Young Bess

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 52 min.

Plot Summary
When Anne Boleyn (Elaine Stewart) is executed for infidelity, her daughter Elizabeth (Jean Simmons) is sent into exile by King Henry VIII (Charles Laughton). Elizabeth grows into a spirited young woman. Eventually, she is summoned back to London to meet Henry's latest bride, Catherine Parr (Deborah Kerr). She also meets Admiral Thomas Seymour (Stewart Granger) and becomes instantly enamored. Unfortunately for her, the machinations of politics prove far more potent than love.

Cast: Jean Simmons , Stewart Granger , Charles Laughton , Deborah Kerr , Cecil Kellaway , Leo G. Carroll , Kay Walsh , Elaine Stewart

Director: George Sidney

Genres: Historical drama

Distributor: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Young Bess (1953)

Release Date: May 29th, 1953|1 hr. 52 min.

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  • The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)

  • Sense and Sensibility (1995)

  • Wuthering Heights (1939)

  • The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933)

  • Vanity Fair (2004)

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