Edward II Solarmovie
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Edward II (1991)

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England, 14th century. King Edward II falls in love with Piers Gaveston, a young man of humble origins, whom he honors with favors and titles of nobility. The cold and jealous Queen Isabella conspires with the evil Mortimer to get rid of Gaveston, overthrow her husband and take power…

Edward II Solarmovie
Solarmovie Score: 6.9/10 from 27 votes
Release Date: 1991-09-03
Status: Released
Run time: 90 min / 1:30
Production Studio : BBC Films, Working Title Films, British Screen Productions, Uplink
Production Countries: United Kingdom, Japan

Casts

Steven Waddington
as Edward II
Andrew Tiernan
as Piers Gaveston
Tilda Swinton
as Isabella
Nigel Terry
as Roger Mortimer
John Lynch
as Spencer
Dudley Sutton
as Bishop of Winchester
Jerome Flynn
as Kent
Jody Graber
as Prince Edward
Annie Lennox
as Singer
Kevin Collins
as Lightbourn, the Gaoler
Tony Forsyth
as Captive Policeman
Jill Balcon
as Chorus of Nobility
Barbara New
as Chorus of Nobility
Andrea Miller
as Chorus of Nobility
Brian Mitchell
as Chorus of Nobility
David Glover
as Chorus of Nobility
Andrew Charleson
as Chorus of Nobility
John Quentin
as Chorus of Nobility
Roger Hammond
as Bishop
Allan Corduner
as Poet
Lloyd Newson
as Dancer
Nigel Charnock
as Dancer
Mark Davis
as Sailor
Andy Jeffrey
as Sailor
Barry John Clarke
as Man with Snake
John Henry Duncan
as Altar Boy
Thomas Duncan
as Altar Boy
Giles de Montigny
as Soldier on Guard
Jonathan Stables
as Soldier on Guard
Michael Watkins
as Soldier on Guard
Robb Dennis
as Soldier on Guard
Chris McHallem
as Thug
David Oliver
as Thug
Christopher Adamson
as Thug
Danny Earl
as Thug
Kim Dare
as Wild Girl
Kristina Overton
as Wild Girl
Trevor Skingle
as Gym Instructor
Christopher Hobbs
as Equery
Sandy Powell
as Seamstress
Kate Temple
as Seamstress
Andrew Lee Bolton
as Masseur
Liz Ranken
as Sexy Girl
Renee Eyre
as Sexy Girl
Sharon Munro
as Sexy Girl
Daniel Bevan
as Youth
Ian Francis
as Youth
Tristam Cones
as Youth
Jocelyn Pook
as Elektra Quartet; Viola
Abigail Brown
as Elektra Quartet; Violin
Sonia Slaney
as Elektra Quartet; Violin
Dinah Beamish
as Elektra Quartet; Cello

Crew

Costume & Make-Up Sandy Powell Costume Designer
Writing Christopher Marlowe Theatre Play
Directing Derek Jarman Director