• Drama
    Historical Drama
    History
  • Rated: 10,U,G,PG
  • Director: Henry Koster, Leland Fuller, Lyle R. Wheeler
  • Writer: Harry Brown, Mindret Lord
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The Virgin Queen is a 1955 DeLuxe Color historical drama film in CinemaScope starring Bette Davis, Richard Todd and Joan Collins. It focuses on the relationship between Elizabeth I of England and Sir Walter Raleigh. The film marks the second time Davis played the English monarch; the first was The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939). It was also the first Hollywood film for Australian actor Rod Taylor. Charles LeMaire and Mary Wills were nominated for the Academy Award for Costume Design. LeMaire won, but for another film, Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955).
  • Drama
    Historical Drama
    History
  • Rated: 10,U,G,PG
  • Director: Henry Koster, Leland Fuller, Lyle R. Wheeler
  • Writer: Harry Brown, Mindret Lord

  • Bette Davis
    Richard Todd
    Joan Collins
    Herbert Marshall
    Jay Robinson
    Daniel O'herlihy
    Rod Taylor
    Robert Douglas
    Dan O'herlihy
    Romney Brent
    Leslie Parrish
    Lisa Daniels

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  • (1955)

  • Drama
    Historical Drama
    History
  • Rated: 10,U,G,PG
  • Director: Henry Koster, Leland Fuller, Lyle R. Wheeler
  • Writer: Harry Brown, Mindret Lord

Synopsis

The Virgin Queen is a 1955 DeLuxe Color historical drama film in CinemaScope starring Bette Davis, Richard Todd and Joan Collins. It focuses on the relationship between Elizabeth I of England and Sir Walter Raleigh. The film marks the second time Davis played the English monarch; the first was The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939). It was also the first Hollywood film for Australian actor Rod Taylor. Charles LeMaire and Mary Wills were nominated for the Academy Award for Costume Design. LeMaire won, but for another film, Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955).

Starring
  • Bette Davis
    Richard Todd
    Joan Collins
    Herbert Marshall
    Jay Robinson
    Daniel O'herlihy
    Rod Taylor
    Robert Douglas
    Dan O'herlihy
    Romney Brent
    Leslie Parrish
    Lisa Daniels