The Hollow Crown - The War of the Roses
Henry VI Part 1, Henry VI Part 2, Richard III
3 Feature films. Broadcast on BBC
Following his father's early death and the loss of possessions in France young Henry VI comes to the throne, under the protection of the duke of Gloucester. He is unaware that there are other claimants to the throne, Plantagent of York and Somerset of Lancaster, whose factions will ultimately cause the Wars of the Roses.