The Other Boleyn Girl(2008)
The Other Boleyn Girl Synopsis
Based on a novel by Philippa Gregory, "The Other Boleyn Girl" revolves around the ferociously ambitious Boleyn sisters, Mary (Johansson) and Anne (Portman), who are rivals for the bed and heart of 16th century English King Henry VIII (Eric Bana).
A sumptuous and sensual tale of intrigue, romance and betrayal set against the backdrop of a defining moment in European history, "The Other Boleyn Girl" tells the story of two beautiful sisters, Anne (Natalie Portman) and Mary (Scarlett Johansson) Boleyn who, driven by their family's blind ambition, compete for the love of the handsome and passionate King Henry VIII (Eric Bana). While both women eventually share the king's bed, only one will ascend to the throne for a brief and turbulent reign that ends tragically with a swing of the executioner's sword.
- Justin Chadwick.....Director
- Natalie Portman.....Anne Boleyn
- Scarlett Johansson.....Mary Boleyn
- Eric Bana.....Henry Tudor
- Jim Sturgess.....George Boleyn
- Mark Rylance.....Sir Thomas Boleyn
- Kristin Scott Thomas.....Lady Elizabeth Boleyn