Nicholas and Alexandra (1971)

A strong man has no need of power, and a weak man is destroyed by it. Franklin J Shcaffner directs this drama about the story of Tsar Nicholas 2nd (Michael Jayston) and Tsarina Alexandra (Janet Suzeman) , the last rulers of Imperial Russia, set against the turbulant backdrop of the Russian Revolution. The film also… Continue reading Nicholas and Alexandra (1971)

Henry 8th and his six wives (1972)

She is nothing fair and I like her not! Waris Hussein directs this historical drama. Keith Mitchell is the dying Henry 8th looking back over his life and his six marriages. This is one of my favourite films not only because some of my favourite actors and actresses are in but also to me, it… Continue reading Henry 8th and his six wives (1972)