The Lion in Winter

The Lion in Winter (1968)

Genres - Biography, Comedy Drama, Drama, Epic, Family  |   Sub-Genres - Christmas Film, Drama Fiction, Historical Film, LGBT-Related Film, Medieval Film  |   Release Date - Oct 30, 1968  |   Run Time - 134 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - PG
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The Lion in Winter is a 1968 historical drama film based on the Broadway play by James Goldman. It was directed by Anthony Harvey and produced by Joseph E. Levine and Martin Poll from Goldman's adaptation of his own play, The Lion in Winter. The film stars Peter O'Toole, Katharine Hepburn, John Castle, Anthony Hopkins as Richard the Lionheart (in his film debut), Jane Merrow and, in early appearances, Timothy Dalton (in his film debut) and Nigel Terry. The film was a commercial success (the 12th highest grossing film of 1968) and won three Academy Awards, including one for Hepburn as Best Actress. There was a television remake in 2003.

Movie Info

Budget

$4,000,000

Box Office

$22,276,975

Tags

12th Century, British, Castle, Christmas, Eleanor, Eleanor Of Aquitaine, England, Henry, Homoeroticism, Infidelity, King, King Henry, King Henry Ii, Literary, Mistress, Queen, Throne, True Stories

Attributes

Filming Location: Wales
Narrative Location: France
Subject: dysfunctional family

Alternate Titles

Az oroszlán télen
HU
De leeuw in de winter
BE
Der Löwe im Winter
DE
El león en invierno
AR, CO, MX, ES
Il leone d'inverno
IT
Kış Aslanı
TR
Le lion en hiver
BE, CA, FR
Leeuw in de winter
NL
Leijona talvella
FI
Leul în iarna
RO
Lev pozimi
SI
Lev v zimě
CZ
Lev v zime
CS, SK
Lew w zimie
PL
Liūtas žiemą
LT
Løve ved vintertide
DK
Løven om vinteren
NO
O Leão no Inverno
BR, PT
Så tuktas ett lejon
SE
The Lion in Winter
AU, CA, EC, PH, SG, ZA, AE, GB, US
Zima jednog lava
HR
Το Λιοντάρι του Χειμώνα
GR
Зима једног лава
RS
Лев взимку
UA
Лев зимой
, RU
Лев узимку
UA
Лъвът през зимата
BG
冬のライオン
JP
冬之獅
TW