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Title The Queen [videorecording] / Miramax Films, Pathe Productions and Granada present in association with Pathe, Renn Produduction, BIM Distribuzione, France 3 Cinema and Canal+ ; a Granada production ; a Stephen Frears film ; producers, Andy Harries, Christine Langan, Tracey Seaward ; written by Peter Morgan ; director, Stephen Frears.

Imprint Burbank, Calif. : Miramax Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2007]

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Eureka DVD Collection  DVD1164    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Queen    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: The making of 'The Queen;' Feature commentary with director Stephen Frears and writer Peter Morgan; feature commentary with British historican and royal expert Robert Lacey.
Credits Director of photography, Affonso Beato ; editor, Lucia Zucchetti ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; costume designer, Consolata Boyle ; production designer, Alan MacDonald ; hair and make-up designer, Daniel Phillips.
Cast Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen, James Cromwell, Helen McCrory, Alex Jennings, Roger Allam, Sylvia Syms.
Summary An intimate, moving portrait of Queen Elizabeth and Tony Blair following the untimely death of Princess Diana. The Queen's restrained reaction causes a public relations debacle that Prime Minister Blair must defuse. The two struggle to reach a compromise between what was a private tragedy for the Royal family and the public's demand for an open display of mourning.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for brief strong language.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English or Spanish dialogue, Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing; closed-captioned.
Awards Golden Globes, 2007: Best Actress (Helen Mirren) ; Best Screenplay.
Subject Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926- -- Drama.
Blair, Tony, 1953- -- Drama.
Diana, Princess of Wales, 1961-1997 -- Drama.
Mourning customs -- England -- Drama.
Public relations and politics -- England -- Drama.
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- England -- Drama.
Accidentes -- Teatro.
DVD-Video discs.
Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth II, 1952- -- Drama.
England -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Biographical -- Feature.
Historical -- Feature.
Feature films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Added Author Harries, Andy, 1954-
Langan, Christine, 1965-
Seaward, Tracey, 1965-
Morgan, Peter, 1963-
Frears, Stephen, 1941-
Mirren, Helen.
Sheen, Michael.
Cromwell, James.
McCrory, Helen, 1968-
Jennings, Alex, 1957-
Allam, Roger.
Syms, Sylvia, 1934-
Miramax Films.
Pathe Productions (Firm)
Granada (Firm)
Renn Productions.
BIM Distribuzione.
France 3 cinema (Firm)
Studio Canal+.
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0788870815
9780788870811
Standard No. 786936712414
Music No. 52081 Miramax Home Entertainment

 
    
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