Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock, KBE (13 August 1899 – 29 April 1980) was an English film director and producer. He pioneered many techniques in the suspense and psychological thriller genres. After a successful career in British cinema in both silent films and early talkies, billed as England's best director, Hitchcock moved to Hollywood in 1939 and became a U.S. citizen in 1955.
The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex released 1939 with Bette Davis, Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland directed by Michael Curtiz THE classic film about Elizabeth I. Bette Davis is just unsurpassable.
Errol Flynn (1909-1959) Born in Australia, Flynn is best known for his roles in The Adventures of Robin Hood, The Dawn Patrol, Dodge City, The Sea Hawk, The Charge of the Light Brigade, The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex, and The Sun Also Rises.