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Mary, Queen of Scots

PG-13| 2 hr. 8 min.

Plot Summary
Mary, Queen of Scots (Vanessa Redgrave), teenage wife to the king of France, returns to Scotland after her husband's death. Elizabeth Tudor (Glenda Jackson), believing her cousin Mary and her Roman Catholic beliefs to be a political threat, creates romantic dilemmas to distract her. Mary's subsequent marriage to Lord Darnley (Timothy Dalton), her relationship with courtier David Riccio (Ian Holm), and a third marriage to Lord Bothwell (Nigel Davenport) lead to her abdication and exile.

Cast: Vanessa Redgrave , Glenda Jackson , Patrick McGoohan , Timothy Dalton , Nigel Davenport , Trevor Howard , Daniel Massey , Ian Holm

Director: Charles Jarrott

Genres: Historical drama

Distributor: Universal Pictures

Mary, Queen of Scots (1971)

Release Date: February 2nd, 1972|2 hr. 8 min.

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