The Little-Known Truth About Henry V That Was Left Out Of Netflix’s The King

At a glitzy premiere at Venice Film Festival, an audience of Hollywood’s finest look on as Netflix’s The King unfolds on screen. Young, dark and brooding, this version of Henry V is the heir to Shakespeare’s tortured hero – a conflicted king attempting to do his duty in a bloody world. But this movie only tells one side of the story, and the real leader was a far more complex man.