A Man for All Seasons is the filmed version of the life of Thomas More. An English man comes to Sir Thomas More to ask if he can divorce his wife since King Henry VIII has made it illegal. Sir Thomas More stands up in opposition to the King even though he knows he’s risking his own life. An award winning film from 1966.

  1. Fred Zinnemann


  2. Robert Bolt


Top Billed Cast

  1. Paul Scofield

    Paul Scofield

    Thomas More

  2. Wendy Hiller

    Wendy Hiller

    Alice More

  3. Leo McKern

    Leo McKern

    Thomas Cromwell

  4. Robert Shaw

    Robert Shaw

    King Henry VIII

  5. Orson Welles

    Orson Welles

    Cardinal Wolsey

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A Man for All Seasons
A Man for All Seasons



Status Released

Release Information

  • December 12, 1966


    All ages admitted. There is no content that would be objectionable to most parents. This is one of only two ratings dating back to 1968 that still exists today.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 0m

Budget $3,900,000.00

Revenue $28,350,000.00



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