Elizabeth Poster

Release Date: November 6th, 1998

DVD Release Date: May 25th, 1999

R|2 hr 1 min

Plot Summary
Elizabeth Tudor (Cate Blanchett) becomes queen of a divided and dangerous England in 1558. She is roundly perceived as weak by threats from within and abroad, and she is strongly advised to marry by counsel William Cecil (Richard Attenborough). But she will be married only to her country. Intelligent and cautious, she must choose where to place her trust: with her shrewd secretary Walsingham (Geoffrey Rush), a master of espionage, or her secret lover, Sir Robert Dudley (Joseph Fiennes).

Cast: Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush, Christopher Eccleston, Joseph Fiennes, Richard Attenborough, Fanny Ardant, Kathy Burke, √Čric Cantona

Director: Shekhar Kapur

Genres: Historical drama

Production Co: PolyGram Filmed Entertainment

Distributors: Polygram, 20th Century Fox, Gramercy Pictures

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