The Globe Theatre Presents Henry VIII Synopsis
A performance of Shakespeare's play, and a behind-the-scenes look at the production.

Movie Reviews

Henry VIII

By glennwhelan
Practically every adult is familiar with Williams Shakespeare. Even if they have never read a line of his work, they are familiar with ROMEO AND JULIET, HAMLET... even MACBETH. On the other side,...

Breath Taking

By Miriandrae
Absolutely amazing, the acting was superb, the costuming spot on, the energy and skill just rocketing through the play. It was amazing. I still have not the words to describe it the morning after....

Glorious Globe!

By UncleElizabeth
Next best thing to being there, these marvelous "live" productions transported from the glorious Globe Theatre in London to our neighborhood movie houses. Shakespeare said 'The play's the thing"...

Great Performance

By Matilda22
The English actors do Shakes[eare so well! This is a fabulous perfromace of Shapespeare's last play. And the whole digital production in the Globe Theatre is wonderfully done....

Shakespeare's Globe "Henry VIII"

By txjensen
The HD versions of the Globe productions are extraordinary. Not only are the productions compellling, energetic and accessible, the cinematography is so good that you get an excellent sense of what...

A great way to see Shakespeare at the Globe.

By kongartist
It was great to see a 'live' performance at the theater. The experience was very intimate and allowed the viewer to feel that they were part of the audience....

I loved it

By JoJos4
This is a great play, well done....

Bad play-interesting production

By russellsw
Glad I got to see this (have never seen the play until now) and now have checked off my to-see list. Not a great play (hard to believe Henry VIII could ever be a boring subject)-worth seeing if only...


By dddisney
This was our first Fantom event. It was excellent in every way....

mostly good

By bestsupportingactor
great to be able to see this play -- so rarely done. Production was mostly strong and very well shot and presented. Kudos to the Globe Thr. it would help if the theatre would start the show ON TIME...

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Rated PG