Great patriotic movie with a lot of scenes filmed in Ireland and an Australian in the lead role
I agree that much of the Film was a load of old ''pish'' - but to suggest that Edward 2nd might not be gay - I am not sure what a ''Gay Stereotype '' is but Edward 2nd was without doubt 100% Gay.][/B]
The Derek Jarman film of the 1990s was extensively researched before the film was made.
Back in the castle, Mortimer and Isabella enjoy their triumph just briefly. The king's young son, Edward III, who all along has been neglected by both parents and who has witnessed their quarrels, has donned his mother's earrings and lipstick and, while listening to classical music on his Walkman.
Maybe I phased that wrong, he was shall we say a double adaptor ? I think you will find it was common place amongst the aristocracy and the military back then, well it always has been even the Vikings, Saxons, Romans, had to keep warm on those long campaigns of war....
Really, are you sure