Madness of Henry VIII

February 2012 UPDATE: National Geographic's 2006 documentary "Madness of Henry VIII" is no longer available to be watched for free on the National Geographic site (or if it is, I can't find it right now). However, the DVD of this episode is still available at

"The Other Boleyn Girl" – my review

The movie version of "The Other Boleyn Girl" is now available on DVD, and I've just seen it. It stars Natalie Portman as Anne Boleyn, second wife of England's King Henry VIII; Scarlett Johansson as Anne's sister Mary, who was Henry's mistress before he became involved with Anne; and Eric Bana as King Henry himself.