U certificateThe Sword and The Rose is a Film programme that first aired in 1952 and has been classified a U certificate.

The Sword and The Rose is a 3 star programme


The Sword and The Rose (1952)

Directed by
Ken Annakin

Historical drama telling the story of Henry VIII's sister, Mary Tudor, and the men who competed for her hand in marriage. Forced to wed the aged King of France, Mary is then kidnapped by the Duke of Buckingham, who wants her for himself. The stage is set for a dramatic showdown between the conniving duke and Mary's true love, a captain in the king's guard.

Genre: Film

Running Time: 110 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1952

3/5 Stars

Classification: U Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour


Image for Richard ToddRichard Todd...Charles Brandon
Image for Glynis JohnsGlynis Johns...Mary Tudor
Image for James Robertson JusticeJames Robertson Justice...King Henry VIII
Michael Patrick Gough...Duke of Buckingham
Jane Barrett...Lady Margaret
Peter Copley...Sir Edwin Caskoden
Ernest Jay...Lord Chamberlain
D.A. Clarke-Smith...Cardinal Wolsey
Jean Mercure...Louis XII
Gérard Oury...Dauphin of France
Fernand Fabre...DeLongueville
Robert Le Béal...Royal Physician
Gaston Richer...Antoine Duprat
Rosalie Crutchley...Queen Katherine
John Vere...Lawyer-clerk