Summer Movie List

As part of a review of what we’ve been learning this year, we’ll enjoy some of these movies over the summer.  I’m sure comparison/contrast will make for lively discussion.  Hoping we can find at least a few of them.  All older films, I pulled this huge list from the many suggestions found in Beth Holland’s Learning with the Movies:  A Guide for Education and Fun.

Ben-Hur (1959)

Julius Caesar (1953)

Quo Vadis? (1951)

The Robe (1953)

The Adventures of Marco Polo (1938)

The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)

The Bandit of Sherwood Forest (1946)

Becket (1964)

The Black Rose (1950)

The Black Shield of Falworth (1954)

Castle (1983)

Cathedral (1973)

Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court (1949)

The Court Jester (1956)

The Crusades (1935)

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939)

If I Were a King (1938)

Ivanhoe (1952)

Joan of Arc (1948)

Lady Godiva (1955)

Robin Hood (1973)

The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965)

Captain From Castille (1947)

Hamlet (1948)

Prince of Foxes (1949)

Fire Over England (1937)

Luther (1955)

Man for All Seasons (1966)

The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939)

The Sea Hawk

The Spanish Main (1945)

The Virgin Queen (1955)

Young Bess (1953)



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