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Cromwell (1970) Movie Information

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Overall Rank:

9508

Avg. Rating:

2.46/4

# of Ratings:

13

Genres:

Biography, Drama

Rating:

G

Language:

English

Theater Date:

10/26/1970

Director:

Ken Hughes

Actors:

Richard Harris
Alec Guinness
Timothy Dalton
Robert Morley
Dorothy Tutin
Frank Finlay

 

 

 

 

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"Cromwell" by Yojimbo

Crowmell tells the story of the man who was the driving force behind the English civil war and the father of English democracy. Oliver Cromwell is played with great intensity by Richard Harris as an honourable and incorruptible man who stuck by his principles despite the burden of his conscience; the fact that he was also a bigoted religious zealot, bullying imperialist and war criminal are all conveniently glossed over. But it would be in a film called "Cromwell", wouldn't it. Alec Guiness juggles the arrogance and inflexibility of Charles I and his refusal to relinquish absolute power even though his life depended upon it, with his more human side as a loving father. It also has some (for the time at least) epic battle sequences but it is very stagey, and may not quicken the pulses of t...

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