Description: Nominated for twelve Academy Awards, this 1964 film is an historical costume drama of the grandest order. Becket is the true story of the friendship between King Henry II (O'Toole) and Thomas à Becket (Burton), a royal courtier and confidant whom Henry appoints as Archbishop of Canterbury. This stunning new 35mm color & Scope print was restored by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences, with funding from Martin Scorsese's Film Foundation. (Slowhand Cinema Releasing)


Production Company Wallis-Hazen, Keep Films
Release Date Jan 26, 2007
Duration 2 h 28 m
Rating Approved
Tagline An age of rampant lusts, abandon, runaway passions. An age brought bristling to life by two of the most exciting stars of our time!
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