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The Queen (2006)
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Call no.:
DVD PN1995.9.B55 Q446 2007
Title:
The Queen
Originally produced:
2006
Format:
DVD
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.
Credits:
Miramax Films, Pathé Productions and Granada present in association with Pathé, 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.
Edition:
Widescreen.
Publication:
Burbank, CA : Miramax Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2007]
Languages:
English or Spanish with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Open-captioned.
Details:
1 DVD (ca. 103 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
United Kingdom
France
Italy
Studio(s):
Miramax Films
Pathé Productions
Granada Films
Renn Productions
BIM Distribuzione
France 3 cinéma (Firm)
Studio Canal+
Director(s):
Frears, Stephen
Screenwriter(s):
Morgan, Peter
Producer(s):
Harries, Andy
Langan, Christine
Seaward, Tracey
Cast:
Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen, James Cromwell, Helen McCrory, Alex Jennings, Roger Allam, Sylvia Syms.
Production:
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.
Notes:
Aspect ratio 1.85:1.
DVD release of the 2006 motion picture.
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.
Subjects:
Diana, Princess of Wales, 1961-1997 Death and burial.
Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-
Blair, Tony, 1953-
Mourning customs England Drama.
Public relations and politics England Drama.
Great Britain History Elizabeth II, 1952- Drama.
Genre:
Historical films.
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Location: Annenberg Reserve
Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Biographical films
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Historical films
Year: 2000s
Spoken language: English
Spoken language: Spanish
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: Spanish
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Queen
Director: Frears, Stephen
Actor: Cromwell, James
Actor: McCrory, Helen
Actor: Mirren, Helen
Actor: Sheen, Michael
Musical score composer: Desplat, Alexandre
Production studio: BIM Distribuzione
Production studio: France 3 cinéma (Firm)
Production studio: Granada Films
Production studio: Miramax Films
Country of production: France
Country of production: Italy
Country of production: United Kingdom
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes