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33 Ratings


Directed by Ken Hughes
United Kingdom, 1970
Biography, Drama, History


Disgusted with the policies of King Charles I, Oliver Cromwell plans to take his family to the New World. But on the eve of their departure, Cromwell is drawn into the tangled web of religion and politics that will result in the English Civil War.

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Cromwell Directed by Ken Hughes

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1971 | Winner: Best Costume Design

1971 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Score

BAFTA Awards

1971 | Nominee: Best Costume Design

Golden Globes (USA)

1971 | Nominee: Best Original Score - Motion Picture

Moscow International Film Festival

1971 | Winner: Best Actor