Becket Trailer & Clips
Becket full movie is released on Mar 11, 1964. Watch Becket online - the English Biography movie from United Kingdom , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $149,327. Becket is directed by Peter Glenville and created by Jean Anouilh with Richard Burton and Peter O'Toole. Becket is available online on Peacock and Peacock Premium.
Debauched King Henry II (Peter O'Toole) installs his longtime court facilitator Thomas Becket (Richard Burton) as the Archbishop of Canterbury, assuming that his old friend will be a compliant and loyal lackey in the King's on-going battles with the church. But Becket unexpectedly finds his true calling on the ecclesiastical side, and aligns himself against the King's selfish wishes, causing a rift and an eventual showdown not only between the two men, but also the institutions they represent.