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The Virgin Queen

Bette Davis reprises her role as Queen Elizabeth I, having previously portrayed her in 'The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex'. The fanciful story presumes she is jealously in love with Sir Walter Raleigh (Richard Todd), an opportunist who, unfortunately, falls for Lady-in-Waiting, Joan Collins. Notable for a masterfully flamboyant performance by Davis.

Year: 1955
Genre: Drama, Classic Drama, True Stories, Biography, Royalty, Classic Cinema
Country: USA
Director: Henry Koster
Starring: Joan Collins, Bette Davis, Richard Todd, Herbert Marshall, Dan O'Herlihy
Duration: 88 Minutes
Rating: PG
7/10
Location in store: Classic Drama

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