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19th May 2005, 14:15
In the early 1970s the BBC produced a series of TV dramas about Henry VIII and his six wives. While the whole production was sequential, each of the six episodes featured a different wife. Henry was played by Keith Michel and some of the actresses were Dorothy Tutin (Anne Boleyn), Annette Crosbie (Catherine of Aragon, and both Donald and Angela Pleasence were in the cast as well.

I have looked everywhere for this series on video or disc but with no luck so far. There was a subsequent film made, also starring Keith Michel but with a different cast and although this seems to be available here and there, it is not the one I want.

Is anyone able to help??

Onan the Clumsy
19th May 2005, 14:19
IMDb (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0066714/)

Personally I preferred the Rick Wakeman version

19th May 2005, 14:35
That's definitely the one, Onan but I can't buy from a website as I don't use a credit card. The ABC shop here in Perth doesn't have it but that site certainly indicates it's still available.

19th May 2005, 14:37
Here on Amazon (http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00004U3UI/002-9290889-3296820?v=glance).

19th May 2005, 15:10
Or is this the one on ebay - and he will take a cheque.

here (http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=60882&item=6391838681&rd=1&ssPageName=WD1V)

19th May 2005, 15:13
Bluey...empty your mail box so I can send you a PM please.:ok:

19th May 2005, 15:26
All clear now, laser ... let me know if you have a prob, someone else couldn't get a message through the other day.

Thanks, UFO ... that is actually the film, not the original series, and ORAC, that's the right one and I see the follow-up, Elizabeth R with Glenda Jackson is there too!