Victoria the Great

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Victoria the Great
Directed by Herbert Wilcox
Produced by Herbert Wilcox
Written by Miles Malleson
Charles de Grandcourt
Starring Anna Neagle
Anton Walbrook
Walter Rilla
H.B. Warner
Mary Morris
Music by Anthony Collins
Cinematography William V. Skall
Freddie Young
Edited by Jill Irving
Distributed by RKO Radio Pictures
Release dates
  • 12 November 1937 (1937-11-12) (US)
Running time
112 min
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Victoria the Great is a 1937 British historical film directed by Herbert Wilcox and starring Anna Neagle, Anton Walbrook and Walter Rilla. The film biography of Queen Victoria concentrating initially on the early years of her reign with her marriage to Prince Albert and her subsequent rule after Albert's death in 1861. The film was released in the year of King George VI's coronation, which was also the centennial of Victoria's own accession to the throne. The movie was so successful that a sequel appeared the following year, Sixty Glorious Years.

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  1. ^ "Victoria the Great: Detail View". American Film Institute. Retrieved April 11, 2014. 


  • The Great British Films, pp39–41, Jerry Vermilye, 1978, Citadel Press, ISBN 0-8065-0661-X

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