Fire Over England Poster

Release Date: 1937

DVD Release Date: April 7th, 1998

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary
Queen Elizabeth I (Flora Robson) is dealing with her country's deteriorating relationship with Spain. Michael Ingolby (Laurence Olivier), a naval officer whose father was killed fighting the Spanish, volunteers to go undercover in the Spanish court and learns plans are afoot to send an armada to ambush the British navy. Meanwhile, the aging Elizabeth, who has fallen for the dashing Ingolby, struggles with the fact that he is fixated on one of her beautiful ladies-in-waiting (Vivien Leigh).

Cast: Laurence Olivier, Flora Robson, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Banks, Raymond Massey, Tamara Desni, Morton Selten, Robert Newton

Director: William Howard

Genres: Historical drama

Production Co: London Film Production [gb]

Keywords: Gripping, Engaging, Escape, Quest, Amusing, Rescue, England, Melodramatic, Love