Fire Over England (1937)

Stars: Flora Robson, Laurence Olivier, Vivien Leigh
Director: William K. Howard
Runtime: 88 minutes
Language: English
Color:  Black and White
Format:  DVD-R (region free)
Rating: NR
Price: $9.95

Fire Over England

Director: William K. Howard

Flora Robson ... Queen Elizabeth I of England
Raymond Massey ... King Philip II of Spain
Leslie Banks ... Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester
Laurence Olivier ... Michael Ingolby
Vivien Leigh ... Cynthia
Morton Selten ... Lord Burleigh
Tamara Desni ... Elena
Lyn Harding ... Sir Richard Ingolby
George Thirlwell ... Mr. Lawrence Gregory
Henry Oscar ... Spanish Ambassador
Robert Rendel ... Don Miguel
Robert Newton ... Don Pedro
Donald Calthrop ... Don Escobal
Charles Carson ... Adm. Valdez
James Mason ... Hillary Vane

Producer Alexander Korda delivers another great historical drama.

In 1587 Spain, powerful in the Old World and Master in the New, is ruled by with fear and force by King Philip. Yet Spanish Tyranny is challenged by the free people of a certain little island called England. Everywhere English traders appear and English Seamen threaten Spanish supremacy. A woman guides and inspires them, Queen Elizabeth. 88 minutes