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Young Bess (1953)

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112 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

The early life of Elizabeth I, from her childhood until her accession to the throne of England in 1558.
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Miklós Rózsa (as Miklos Rozsa)
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$2,423,000
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Release date
May 29, 1953 (United States)

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49 cast members
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Jean Simmons
Young Bess (Queen Elizabeth I) Young Bess (Queen Elizabeth I)   See fewer
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Stewart Granger
Thomas Seymour Thomas Seymour   See fewer
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Deborah Kerr
Catherine Parr Catherine Parr   See fewer
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Charles Laughton
King Henry VIII King Henry VIII   See fewer
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Kay Walsh
Mrs. Ashley Mrs. Ashley   See fewer
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Guy Rolfe
Ned Seymour Ned Seymour   See fewer
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Kathleen Byron
Ann Seymour Ann Seymour   See fewer
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Cecil Kellaway
Mr. Parry Mr. Parry   See fewer
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Rex Thompson
Prince Edward / King Edward VI Prince Edward / King Edward VI   See fewer
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Robert Arthur
Barnaby Barnaby   See fewer
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Leo G. Carroll
Mr. Mums Mr. Mums   See fewer
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Norma Varden
Lady Tyrwhitt Lady Tyrwhitt   See fewer
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Alan Napier
Robert Tyrwhitt Robert Tyrwhitt   See fewer
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Noreen Corcoran
Bess as a child Bess as a child   See fewer
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Ivan Triesault
Danish Envoy Danish Envoy   See fewer
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Elaine Stewart
Anne Boleyn Anne Boleyn   See fewer
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Dawn Addams
Kate Howard Kate Howard   See fewer
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Doris Lloyd
Mother Jack Mother Jack   See fewer
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Lumsden Hare
Archbishop Cranmer Archbishop Cranmer   See fewer
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Lester Matthews
Sir William Paget Sir William Paget   See fewer
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David Bair
Ned's Page (uncredited) Ned's Page (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Cavendish
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Dick Cherney
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Frank Eldredge
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Jean Fenwick
Lady in Waiting (uncredited) Lady in Waiting (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Ferguson
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Harris
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Charles Keane
Halberdier (uncredited) Halberdier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Guy Kingsford
Lookout (uncredited) Lookout (uncredited)   See fewer
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Raymond Lawrence
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Clive Morgan
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Charles Morton
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Ernest Newton
Singer At Banquet (uncredited) Singer At Banquet (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Raine
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Major Domo (uncredited) Major Domo (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leoda Richards
Royal Subject (uncredited) Royal Subject (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carol Savage
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Carl Saxe
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John Sheffield
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Reginald Sheffield
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Arthur Tovey
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John Trueman
Yeoman (uncredited) Yeoman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ann Tyrrell
Mary (uncredited) Mary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fay Wall
Woman (uncredited) Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patrick Whyte
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6.7 / 10 | 1,310 votes