The Sword and the Rose
- 1 hr 32 min
King Henry VIII plans to marry his sister Mary Tudor to the king of France as part of a peace agreement, but she is drawn to commoner, Charles Brandon. When Brandon leaves to go to the New World, Mary dresses like a boy and follows him to Bristol, where Henry's soldiers find them. Brandon is imprisoned in the Tower of London by order of the king. Henry agrees to spare Brandon's life if Mary marries King Louis of France. He promises her when Louis dies she can marry whomever she wants.