|Later Films - Lion In Winter, 1968
The Lion In Winter, was
another Oscar winning performance for Kate. The film revolves around
the struggle for power. Kate plays Eleanor of Aquitaine to Peter O'Toole's
Henry II. King Henry won't commit to a choice to inherit the throne
and his three sons all want to inherit. A brilliant script and exceptional
acting prove to make a fascinating battle of wits and evil that is
a real pleasure to watch.
The cast includes:
O'Toole .... Henry II, King of England
- Katharine Hepburn ....
Eleanor of Aquitaine
- Anthony Hopkins .... Prince Richard
- John Castle (II) .... Prince
- Nigel Terry .... Prince John
- Timothy Dalton .... Philip II,
King of France
- Jane Merrow .... Princess Alais
- Nigel Stock (I) .... William
- Kenneth Ives .... Queen Eleanor's Guard
- O.Z. Whitehead ....
Bishop of Durham
- Fran Stafford .... Lady in Waiting
- Ella More .... Lady in Waiting
- Kenneth Griffith .... Strolling
- Henry Woolf .... Strolling Player
- Karol Hagar .... Strolling
See the trailer for this movie.