Release Date: December 7th, 2012
DVD Release Date: April 9th, 2013
R|1 hr 34 min
In June 1939, the reigning British king (Samuel West) and queen (Olivia Colman) visit President (Bill Murray) and Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt (Olivia Williams) at their New York home. War with Germany looms on the horizon, and England desperately needs the president's support. An unforgettable weekend unfolds as FDR tries to juggle international affairs with the complexities of his domestic arrangement, as seen through the eyes of the president's intimate confidant (Laura Linney).
Director: Roger Michell
Genres: Historical drama
Production Co: Free Range Films, Daybreak Pictures Ltd. [us]
Distributors: Focus Features