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A Man for All Seasons

A Man for All Seasons(1966)

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Brief Synopsis

A devout scholar gets caught in the middle of Henry VIII's plans to break with the Catholic Church.

Cast & Crew

Fred Zinnemann Director
Paul Scofield Sir Thomas More
Wendy Hiller Alice More
Leo McKern Thomas Cromwell
Robert Shaw King Henry VIII
Orson Welles Cardinal Wolsey
Susannah York Margaret More
Nigel Davenport Duke of Norfolk
John Hurt Richard Rich
Corin Redgrave William Roper
Cyril Luckham Archbishop Cranmer
Jack Gwillim Chief Justice

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  G Premiere Info:  New York opening: 12 Dec 1966
Release Date:  1966 Production Date:  A Fred Zinnemann Production
none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Highland Films
Duration(mins):  120 Country:  United Kingdom
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • A Great Movie Adaption

    ja661 2019-01-14

    This is, without a doubt, a great picture. I remember seeing this when it first came out in 1966 - seeing it in the cavernous theater that I did -- it was... MORE>

  • Who Is Number One?

    H.A.C. 2018-03-04

    This movie is parallel with the British 1960's tv show The Prisoner in that both male leads would not divulge the reason for their decision. Leo... MORE>

  • true enough

    a.morris 2018-01-04

    a lot of people who might watch this would be bored. a lot of people do not like old plays made in to movies. there is no action grand effects. what... MORE>