The Private Life of Henry VIII
The Private Life of Henry VIII is a 1933 British film which was directed and co-produced by Alexander Korda and starring Charles Laughton, Robert Donat, Merle Oberon and Elsa Lanchester. The film focuses on the marriages of King Henry VIII of England. It was written by Lajos Bíró and Arthur Wimperis for London Film Productions, Korda's production company. The film was a major international success, establishing Korda as a leading filmmaker and Laughton as a box office star.
thumb|260px|left|[[Henry VIII of England|King Henry VIII]] ([[Charles Laughton]]) and [[Anne of Cleves]] ([[Elsa Lanchester]]) on their wedding night in ''The Private Life of Henry VIII''
|author||Arthur Wimperis Lajos Bíró|
|award||Academy Award for Best Actor|
|keywords||anne boleyn anne of cleves best of breaks the fourth wall catherine howard catherine parr domineer everley gregg henry viii henry viii of england jane seymour katherine howard king henry viii private life queen jane seymour reject second wife the king thomas culpeper wedding night|
|nomination||Academy Award for Best Actor Academy Award for Best Picture|
|producer||Alexander Korda Ludvico Toeplitz|
|productionCompany||London Film Productions|
|theme||biographical drama epic food and drink|