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The Lion in Winter


The year is 1183. Like many a modern-day politician, Britain's King Henry II ([[Performer~P53681~Peter O'Toole~peterotoole]]) finds it occasionally useful to take his wife out of mothballs and parade her before the public. Henry's Queen Eleanor ([[Performer~P31873~Katharine Hepburn~katharinehepburn]]), long exiled to a faraway castle, is "invited" to join Henry and their three sons for a family reunion. In this way, Henry hopes to maintain a stronghold on his Empire and to prevent the balance of power...more