THE TUDORS SEASON 4, EPISODE 8
|Tudors episode: 4.8||First aired: June 6, 2010|
|Tudors season: 4||Prod. code:|
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As It Should Be
|Director(s): Jeremy Podeswa|
|Mini-synopsis: --The siege of Boulogne is a long, expensive and difficult military campaign that is finally won by Henry’s troops at great financial and human cost. Rejuvenated, Henry rejects the idea of marching on to further conquests, preferring to return to England in triumph.|
The year is 1544. Under the supervision of the Henry VIII (Jonathan Rhys Meyers), the Earl of Surrey (David O’Hara) and his men attempt to tunnel their way into the French castle at Boulogne. Clearly pleased to be once again in the field of battle, the King dines and entertains in style at his tent some distance from the action. But progress is slow and conditions are appalling for his soldiers. Over two thousand men die of disease and starvation and another three thousand fall ill as ‘the flux’ sweeps the King’s camp. When hope of success seems all but lost, Treviso (Daniel Caltagirone), the King’s engineer, creates a spectacular explosion in the tunnel that finally breaches the castle. The French surrender to a gloating Henry who returns to England in triumph and commands festivities and celebrations throughout the land.
Charles Brandon (Henry Cavill), who has been separated from his wife for sometime finds happiness with a young Frenchwoman Brigitte, who returns with him from France. While Henry too has been rejuvenated by the siege of Boulogne, given a taste once more of the vigor and vitality of his youth, he may have pushed his already weakened body too far.
HENRY AND HIS NEW QUEEN TAKE THEIR PLACE AT COURT
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- Henry VIII (angry at his physicians) -'These men are not sick from the phlox but from cowardice,and I will not send cowards home.They will either fight or I'll hang them by the wayside!You get them from their sickbeds back into the trench or you'll find yourself a head shorter!'
- Brigite Rousselot -'What are you thinking?'
- Charles Brandon -'That I was dead and am alive again.'
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