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PG-13| 1 hr. 55 min.

Plot Summary
Queen Elizabeth I (Cate Blanchett) faces threats to her rule from abroad and at home. Determined to restore England to Roman Catholicism, Spain's King Philip II dispatches his armada. Sworn to her country body and soul, Elizabeth must resist her love for charismatic seafarer Sir Walter Raleigh (Clive Owen) and watch as he and her handmaiden grow closer. Finally, trusted adviser Walsingham (Geoffrey Rush) uncovers a plot involving her cousin Mary Stuart.

Cast: Cate Blanchett , Geoffrey Rush , Clive Owen , Rhys Ifans , Jordi Mollà , Abbie Cornish , Samantha Morton , Tom Hollander

Director: Shekhar Kapur

Genres: Historical drama

Distributor: Universal Pictures

Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)

Release Date: October 12th, 2007|1 hr. 55 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 18 )
  • 50
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Cate Blanchett can do anything, even play Bob Dylan, but she can't save this creaky sequel to her star-making 1998 biopic of Elizabeth I. show more

  • 75
    Ruthe Stein San Francisco Chronicle

    An enticingly risque saga of the 16th century monarch. show more

  • 50
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Squanders the opportunity to give us a telling glimpse of the woman behind the ruff. Instead, the costume drama is all gilt and opulence. show more

  • May 22, 2008 bkingvff
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    THIS MOVIE WAS THE BEST EVER!!!!!!!! I'M GLAD I DIDN'T READ ANY CRITIC REVIEWS OR I MIGHT HAVE SKIPPED THE BEST MOVIE OF MY LIFE! TRUST THE REGULAR MOVIE GOERS WITH THIS ONE...IT'S A

  • May 22, 2008 cubbyduke
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    The movie was okay, but the ending was great. They did have some scenes where it draged on. So i would give the movie 3 stars

  • May 22, 2008 janet
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    What a great movie. Cast was wonderful. And the costumes, I just can't say enough. Beautiful movie.

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