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Ken Hughes United Kingdom, 1970

McOpinionated's rating of the film Cromwell

Very aged. Richard Harris is good, but Alec Guinness's Charles 1st (variable Scotch accent & occasional stammer notwithstanding) is wooden. The big battle scenes are interesting ... they would be very different nowadays. The indoor scenes and minor characters lack all the life and philosophical fervour we expect from Game of Thrones and Wolf Hall. Not good enough to be a classic.