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Rebellion from the North (1960, Michael Hayes)

TitleRebellion from the North
Release LocationsGB
DirectorMichael Hayes
MediumBlack & white video
Length1 hrs, 15 mins
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsHenry IV, Part 1 (teleplay)
SeriesAn Age of Kings


Based on Acts 1-2 of King Henry IV, Part 1). The third installment in an ambitious 15-part series, An Age of Kings (see also numbers 157-9, 178-9, 185, 188, 190-2, 485-6, and 505-6). For background, see The Hollow Crown (485), which is based on Richard II and which is therefore the first episode in the series

Description from Shakespeare on Screen : an International Filmography and Videography by Kenneth S. Rothwell and Annabelle Henkin Melzer. ©1990 Kenneth S. Rothwell. Cited by permission. — Added 2008-11-14

Cast Overview

King HenryTom Fleming
Prince HalRobert Hardy
LancasterPatrick Garland
WestmorelandJulian Glover
Sir Walter BluntFrank Windsor
WorcesterGeoffrey Bayldon
NorthumberlandGeorge A. Cooper
HotspurSean Connery
FalstaffFrank Pettingell
PoinsBrian Smith
GadshillKenneth Farrington
PetoTerence Lodge
BardolphGordon Gostelow
Lady PercyPatricia Heneghan
Hostess QuicklyAngela Baddeley
SheriffRobert Lang
VintnerJohn Ringham
CarriersMichael Cox
ServantDerek Ware
CastDavid Andrews
CastJeremy Bisley
CastJohn Greenwood
FrancisTimothy Harley
CastAlan Rowe
CastTerry Scully
CastLeon Shepperdson
CastAnthony Valentine
CastJerome Willis
CastEdgar Wreford

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorMichael Hayes
ProducerPeter Dews
ComposerArthur Bliss
ComposerChristopher Whelen
Adaptor/TranslatorEric Crozier
ConductorLionel Salter
ProductionStanley Morris

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell