Historian Goes To The Movies.
The film is an adaption of Shakespeare’s group of historical plays called The Henriad. The King tells the story of Hal – the future King Henry V played by Timothée Chalamet – a rebellious prince who enjoyed the company of petty criminals, a depiction which draws on exaggerations of Prince Henry’s supposed youthful behaviour –… Continue Reading →
Clash of two Queens… or a dramatic historical catfight? There have been many films and TV dramas doucumenting the lives of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots and Queen Elizabeth I. It’s easy to understand why the lives of Mary & Elizabeth have been brought to the screens due to the drama, romance, suspense, and conflict… Continue Reading →