The Sword and the Rose

The Sword and the Rose

"A Forbidden Love That Threatened Two Kingdoms!"
  • Approved
  • 1953
  • 1 hr 32 min
  • 6.4  (775)

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.

The Sword and the Rose
Description
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.

The Sword and the Rose is a 1953 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 32 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.4.

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  • Release Date
    1953
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    1 hr 32 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.4  (775)