Elizabeth (1998)

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Released 26-Nov-1999
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England, 1554. Under the rule of Queen Mary I, a zealous Catholic, England has been reduced to a country racked by financial and religious instability. Now close to death, Mary (Kathy Burke) steps up her policy of protestant repression. Even Princess Elizabeth (Cate Blanchett), her younger sister and heir apparent is in grave danger, but Mary's last ditch attempt to execute her for treason fails. Within days, Mary is dead and Elizabeth is crowned Queen of England, but with enemies and rebellion continuing in her own council she is advised to hit back. She retaliates in a counter-coup of immense ferocity, wiping out all opposition to her leadership. Her throne is finally secure. When Elizabeth next appears in public, she has transformed herself into a legendary Virgin Queen, formidable, untouchable and unbeatable...
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Cate Blanchett
Geoffrey Rush
Christopher Eccleston
Joseph Fiennes
Richard Attenborough
Fanny Ardant
Kathy Burke
Eric Cantona
James Frain
Vincent Cassel
John Gielgud
Directed by
Shekhar Kapur
David Hirschfelder
Genre Year Running Time Format Region Coding RSDL
Drama 1998 118:17 576i (PAL) 2 4
Widescreen 1.78:1, 16x9 Enhanced
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English Dolby Digital 5.1, German Dolby Digital 5.1
English, German, Dutch, English for the Hearing Impaired
Menu Audio, Featurette-Cast & Crew Interviews, Featurette-Making Of, Featurette-Behind The Scenes
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