Newly Restored in 4K! Acting greats Peter O’Toole (Lawrence of Arabia), Katharine Hepburn (The African Queen), Anthony Hopkins (The Silence of the Lambs) and Timothy Dalton (The Living Daylights) star in this epic masterpiece directed by Anthony Harvey (They Might Be Giants). Behind the great stone walls of an English castle, the world’s most powerful empire is in crisis. Three sons struggle to win their father’s favor, as well as his crown. King Henry II (O’Toole) and his queen, Elanor (Hepburn), engage in a battle of royal wits that pits elder son Richard (Hopkins) against his brothers John (Nigel Terry, Excalibur) and Geoffrey (John Castle, Man of La Mancha), while the cunning King Philip of France (Dalton) takes advantage of the internal fracturing in his bid to destroy their kingdom. Nominated for 7 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Actor (O’Toole), Director (Harvey) and Costume Design (Margaret Furse) and winner of 3 Academy Awards – Actress (Hepburn), Writing (Screenplay—based on material from another medium) (James Goldman) and Music (Original Score—for a motion picture [not a musical]) (John Barry).

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The Lion in Winter (1968)

Blu-ray
PG

Classic/Drama · 2h 14m · 3/13/2018

    

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Newly Restored in 4K! Acting greats Peter O’Toole (Lawrence of Arabia), Katharine Hepburn (The African Queen), Anthony Hopkins (The Silence of the Lambs) and Timothy Dalton (The Living Daylights) star in this epic masterpiece directed by Anthony Harvey (They Might Be Giants). Behind the great stone walls of an English castle, the world’s most powerful empire is in crisis. Three sons struggle to win their father’s favor, as well as his crown. King Henry II (O’Toole) and his queen, Elanor (Hepburn), engage in a battle of royal wits that pits elder son Richard (Hopkins) against his brothers John (Nigel Terry, Excalibur) and Geoffrey (John Castle, Man of La Mancha), while the cunning King Philip of France (Dalton) takes advantage of the internal fracturing in his bid to destroy their kingdom. Nominated for 7 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Actor (O’Toole), Director (Harvey) and Costume Design (Margaret Furse) and winner of 3 Academy Awards – Actress (Hepburn), Writing (Screenplay—based on material from another medium) (James Goldman) and Music (Original Score—for a motion picture [not a musical]) (John Barry).

Release Country

United States

Barcode

738329216238

Release Date

3/13/2018

Media Type

Movie

Audio

  English     

Digital Copy

Not Included

Studios

STUDIOCANAL Limited (STUDIOCANAL Ltd.)/Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC (20th Century Fox Home Entertainment)/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (MGM)/Kino Lorber, Inc./KL STUDIO CLASSICS (Kino Lorber Studio Classics)

Subtitles

English

Video Format

1080p

Aspect Ratio

2.35:1

Cover Type

Keep Case (HD Slim, Low)

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Cast
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Peter O'Toole

Henry II
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Katharine Hepburn

Eleanor of Aquitaine
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Anthony Hopkins

Richard
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John Castle

Geoffrey
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Nigel Terry

John
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Timothy Dalton

Philip II
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Jane Merrow

Alais
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Nigel Stock

William Marshall
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Kenneth Ives

Queen Eleanor's Guard
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O.Z. Whitehead

Bishop of Durham
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Fran Stafford

Lady in Waiting
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Ella More

Lady in Waiting
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Kenneth Griffith

Strolling Player
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Henry Woolf

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Karol Hagar

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David Griffith

Strolling Player (as Mark Griffith)
Crew
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Anthony Harvey

Director
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James Goldman

Writer
Other Editions
Disc Title Front Cover

The Lion in Winter

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

6/19/2001

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The Lion in Winter

(Blu-ray)

3/5/2024

$17.49 -$7.46 (30%)

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