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Uniform Title Queen (Motion picture : 2006)
Title The Queen [videorecording] / Miramax Films, Pathé Productions and Granada present, in association with Pathé, Renn Production, BIM Distribuzione, France 3 Cinema and Canal+ ; a Granada production ; a Stephen Frears film ; producers, Andy Harries, Christine Langan, Tracey Seaward ; written by Peter Morgan ; director, Stephen Frears.

Imprint [Burbank, CA] : Miramax Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2007]


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 GDL Central Library DVD    QUE    Available
 GDL Grandview Library DVD    QUE    Available
 GDL Montrose Library DVD    QUE    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library DVD    QUE    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: The Making Of ... "The Queen" part one "Playing real people" ; part two "The design" ; part three "That week" (20 min.) ; audio commentary by director Stephen Frears and writer Peter Morgan ; audio commentary by British historian and royal expert Robert Lacey, author of "Majesty."
Credits Director of photography, Affonso Beato ; editor, Lucia Zucchetti ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; costume designer, Consolata Boyle ; production designer, Alan MacDonald ; hair and make-up designer, Daniel Phillips.
Cast Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen, James Cromwell, Helen McCrory, Alex Jennings, Roger Allam, Sylvia Syms.
Summary A portrait of Queen Elizabeth and Tony Blair following the untimely death of Princess Diana. The Queen's restrained reaction causes a public relations debacle that Prime Minister Blair must defuse. The two struggle to reach a compromise between what was a private tragedy for the Royal family and the public's demand for an open display of mourning.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Subject Diana, Princess of Wales, 1961-1997 -- Death and burial -- Drama.
Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926- -- Drama.
Blair, Tony, 1953- -- Drama.
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- England -- Drama.
Mourning customs -- England -- Drama.
Public relations and politics -- England -- Drama.
Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth II, 1952- -- Drama.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Historical films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Frears, Stephen.
Morgan, Peter, 1963-
Harries, Andy.
Langan, Christine.
Seaward, Tracey.
Mirren, Helen.
Sheen, Michael.
Cromwell, James.
McCrory, Helen.
Jennings, Alex.
Allam, Roger.
Syms, Sylvia, 1934-
Miramax Films.
Pathé Entertainment (Firm)
Granada Films.
Renn Productions.
BIM Distribuzione.
France 3 cinéma (Firm)
Studio Canal+.
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0788870815
Standard No. 786936712414
Music No. 52081 Miramax Home Entertainment

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