Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)
|Producer(s)||Richard McWhorter (associate), Hal B. Wallis|
|Top Genres||Drama, Historical, Romance|
Anne of the Thousand Days Overview:
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969) was a Drama - Historical Film directed by Charles Jarrott and produced by Hal B. Wallis and Richard McWhorter.
Academy Awards 1969 --- Ceremony Number 42 (source: AMPAS)
|Best Actor||Richard Burton||Nominated|
|Best Supporting Actor||Anthony Quayle||Nominated|
|Best Actress||Genevieve Bujold||Nominated|
|Best Art Direction||Art Direction: Maurice Carter, Lionel Couch; Set Decoration: Patrick McLoughlin||Nominated|
|Best Cinematography||Arthur Ibbetson||Nominated|
|Best Costume Design||Margaret Furse||Won|
|Best Music - Scoring||Georges Delerue||Nominated|
|Best Picture||Hal B. Wallis, Producer||Nominated|
|Best Writing||Screenplay by John Hale, Bridget Boland; Adaptation by Richard Sokolove||Nominated|
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)on May 16, 2015 From Journeys in Classic Film
**This is reposted in honor of the My Favorite Classic Movie Blogathon, hosted by the Classic Film and TV Cafe.** Genevieve Bujold crafted a strong body of work in the ’70s and ’80s, but no performance stands out more than her starring role as Anne Boleyn in Anne of the Thousand Days.? I... Read full article
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)on Aug 12, 2013 From Journeys in Classic Film
A new week of Summer Under the Stars, and today’s star is an underrated gem.? Genevieve Bujold crafted a strong body of work in the ’70s and ’80s, but no performance stands out more than her starring role as Anne Boleyn in Anne of the Thousand Days.? I watched this movie in the sev... Read full article
Anne of the Thousand DaysBy Alyson on Jan 22, 2011 From The Best Picture Project
This is at least the third film on this blog dealing with Henry VIII and all his chronic beheading, girl chasing, son craving glory. ?However, it?s the most sympathetic towards Henry?s second wife, Anne Boleyn. The film based on the Broadway play, takes place only within the time concerning Anne?s r... Read full article
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King Henry VIII: Mistress Anne, will you teach the king of England how they dance in the French court?
Anne: There is nothing that France can teach England, your majesty.
King Henry VIII: Well said. Well said.
King Henry VIII: I am accursed! A live daughter and a dead son! Did I accept excommunication for this? Did I send More and Houghton and Fisher to their deaths for this? She cannot give me living son! Very well then, if she cannot give me a male heir, I shall rid myself of her.
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Julie Christie turned down the lead role.
Elizabeth Taylor wanted to play Anne, but was rejected as too old at 37.
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