Release Date: October 12th, 2007
DVD Release Date: February 5th, 2008
PG-13|1 hr 55 min
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.
Director: Shekhar Kapur
Genres: Historical drama
Production Co: Studio Canal, Working Title Films
Distributors: Universal Pictures