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The wars of the roses also features benedict cumberbatch as. The wars of the roses, a reference to the series of english civil wars known as the wars of the roses, starring benedict cumberbatch, hugh bonneville, judi dench, sophie okonedo and tom sturridge. The wars of the roses is a threepart followup to the hollow crown. Starring benedict cumberbatch, hugh bonneville, judi dench, michael gambon and sally hawkins, these films feature some of shakespeares most eloquent and powerful language. War of the roses, the corporations second series of adaptations of william shakespeare plays, pulled in more than 1 million viewers on saturday. Below, watch all 3 parts in full, featuring okonedo as queen margaret she appears in all 3. The wars of the roses film music soundtrack by dan jones. The wars of the roses by the multiaward winning composer dan jones. The wars of the roses is a lavish threepart followup to the bafta winning the hollow crown, which aired in 20 on thirteens great performances. The wars of the roses comes to the second cycle of the hollow crown series based off of shakespeares historical plays, which in turn are based on the reallife wars of the roses in the 15th century between two rival branches of the english royal familythe house of lancaster and the house of york. The wars of the roses and the rise of the tudors by dan jones from the telegraph bookshop. The wars of the roses is a lavish threepart followup to the bafta winning the hollow crown, which aired in 20 on great performances.

The wars of the roses is also available from universal pictures home entertainment on both bluray and dvd, and includes deleted scenes and a makingof featurette. Of course my expectations were never very high knowing this was done on a limited budget. The result is that it is easier for the layman to discern the unique vocabulary through context, action and props, as well as tone. I wish for the crown the wars of the roses, henry vi part 2.

The series aired in the usa on pbs from 11th december. Henry vi, part 1 is the first of three parts in the hollow crown. Partly this was due to the new series having to live up to ben whishaws remarkable. Subtitled the wars of the roses the series is the centerpiece of the corporations big celebration to mark the 400th anniversary of playwright william shakespeares death the original hollow crown aired in 20 and adapted four of the bards history plays richard ii, henry iv pts. The series is the second season of the hollow crown franchise and is directed by dominic cooke. Posts about the war of roses written by little qcumber. Benedict cumberbatch was nominated for the bafta television award for best leading actor and the wars of the roses was nominated for best miniseries. The next installment of the bbcs ambitious tv adaptation of shakespeares history plays will depict the war of the roses, a bloodthirsty.

The wars of the roses with an allstar cast including benedict cumberbatch, tom sturridge, sophie okonedo, keeley. The hollow crown is exhilarating, epic, bloodandroses history. The wars of the roses, a lavish threepart followup to the bafta. Following 2012s critically acclaimed bafta winning. Using a combination of documentary and drama, historian dan jones tells the story of the war of the roses the 30 year civil war between the house of york and house of lancaster that saw the crown change hands seven times. Cycle ii of the hollow crown series, bringing the wars of the roses henry vi parts i to iii, richard iii to life with benedict cumberbatch the hollow crown. The films will premiere as part of the new season of pbs great performances and will air on three consecutive sunday nights from december 11 25th. The wars of the roses and the rise of the tudors by. The war of the roses in season 2 is the most interesting and violent event of the english monarchy until that time.

The wars of the roses dvd,these three screen adaptations, henry vi in two parts and richard iii, tell the story of the wars of the roses, an exceptionally turbulent period in british history. The tagline to this second series is the wars of the roses as the films chronicle the conflict between the houses of lancaster and york as they fought for the english crown between 1455 and 1485, culminating with the death of richard iii at the battle of bosworth, the end of the yorkist dynasty and the dawn of the tudor age. Dan jones new release the hollow crown published as the wars of the roses in the us is the latest welcome addition to this field. Released by wave theory records in 2016 containing music from the hollow crown 20. Find out where the hollow crown is streaming, if the hollow crown is on netflix, and get news and updates, on decider.

The wars of the roses 2016 starring tom hiddleston and ben wishaw on dvd and bluray. Pbs talks with the cast and director of the hollow crown. A new trailer released yesterday april 18 for the hollow crown focuses on the rise of one character, played by man of the moment benedict cumberbatch. The wars of the roses 2016 benedict cumberbatch judi dench on vimeo. This compelling threepart series covers the widelyrecognized period of internal strife within britain known as the wars of the roses, and depicts one of. The hollow crown the wars of the roses and the rise of the tudors.

The wars of the roses and the rise of the tudors main by jones, dan isbn. The wars of the roses 2016, 15th century ce rpf, historical rpf, the white princess tv, the cousins war series philippa gregory, british royalty rpf, british military fandom, richard iii shakespeare, shakespeare william works, the wars of. We just accept this, even though basically no one changes except henry vis son, edward, prince of wales. Benedict cumberbatch on revelling in the villainy of richard iii.

War rages with the french and divisions within the english court. Sophie okonedo, benedict cumberbatch, judi dench, hugh bonneville, sally hawkins. The hollow crown continues the story of the wars of the roses with the second half of shakespeares three play extravaganza, henry vi. The hollow crown deftly demonstrates that even the bards most obscure work can be sumptuous.

The bbc aired the concluding cycle in 2016 as the hollow crown. The crown of england changed hands violently seven times as the great families of england. The white queen tv, the sunne in splendour sharon kay penman, the hollow crown. Contents title page dedication list of illustrations. Three filmed adaptations of william shakespeares henry vi in 2 parts and richard iii. Crown, this compelling threepart series covers the widelyrecognized period of internal strife within britain known as the wars of the roses. Henry vi, king louis, season 2, shakespeare, the hollow crown, the war of roses permalink. The hollow crown series for shakespeares plays are unique in that the actors speak in natural tones, rather than the bombastic performances often seen.

The hollow crown summons some of britains most exemplary acting talent and gorgeously crafted production values to enliven the swan of avons. Download to watch offline and even view it on a big screen using chromecast. The hollow crown where to stream and watch decider. But anyone who watched richard iii alone, simply to revel in king sherlock, was doing the hollow crown an injustice. The wars of the roses soundtrack from 20, composed by dan jones.

There is fine scholarly intuition on display here and a mastery of the grand narrative. The wars of the roses is a lavish threepart followup to the bafta winning the hollow crown, which aired in 20 on. Henry iv finds himself facing uprisings from the welsh chieftain owen glendower and impetuous young harry hotspur percy, son of henry percy, earl of northumberland, angry with the king for not paying glendower ransom for his brotherinlaw mortimer. Hugh plays humphrey, duke of gloucester in henry vi part i. Fans of the starstudded shakespeare adaptation the hollow crown will be pleased to know that the sequel series the hollow crown. War rages with the french and divisions within the. The hollow crown completes dan jones epic history of medieval england, and describes how the plantagenets tore themselves apart to be. Amazons choice for the hollow crown war of the roses. The wars of the roses will air in the uk on bbc two and in the us on pbs as part of its great performances series, produced by thirteen productions llc for wnet. The epic score to the bbcs criticallyacclaimed shakespeare film series, starring benedict cumberbatch, sophie okonedo, judy dench and hugh bonneville, by multi awardwinning composer dan jones. Henry iv part 1 is the first of three parts of the hollow crown.

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