The Virgin Queen (1955)

Director
Henry Koster

Main cast
Richard Todd; Bette Davis; Joan Collins; Jay Robinson; Herbert Marshall

Genres
Drama, Romance, History

Description
Sir Walter Raleigh overcomes court intrigue to win favor with the Queen in order to get financing for a proposed voyage to the New World.


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