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The Virgin Queen

1955 Rated NR 1hr 32m

Lavish production values highlight this costume drama about Queen Elizabeth I (Bette Davis) and adventurer Sir Walter Raleigh (Richard Todd). Raleigh uses his charms to persuade the queen to fund an expedition to the New World, but romantic entanglements ensue when he falls for her beautiful lady-in-waiting (Joan Collins). Dan O'Herlihy and Herbert Marshall co-star in this swashbuckling classic, the second film to feature Davis as the monarch.

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Movie Details

1956 Academy Award®
  • Best Costume Design Color nominee
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1


English, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono, French: Dolby Digital Mono, Spanish (Neutral): Dolby Digital Mono, English: Dolby Digital 4.0

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; trailer; making-of featurette; restoration comparison; interactive pressbook gallery; poster gallery.