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The Queen

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Original title
The Queen
Running time
97 min.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Peter Morgan
Alexandre Desplat
Affonso Beato
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Co-production United Kingdom-France-Italy; Pathé Pictures International / Granada Films / Pathé Renn Productions / France 3 Cinéma / Canal+ / BIM Distribuzione / Future Films / Scott Rudin Productions
Drama | Politics. Biography. Based On A True Story
Synopsis / Plot
The Queen is an intimate behind the scenes glimpse at the interaction between HM Elizabeth II and Prime Minister Tony Blair during their struggle, following the death of Diana, to reach a compromise between what was a private tragedy for the Royal family and the public's demand for an overt display of mourning.
2006: Oscar: Best Actress (Mirren). 6 Nom., incl. Best Movie, Original Screenplay
2006: 2 Golden Globes: Best Actress Drama (Mirren), Screenplay. 4 Nom.
2006: 2 BAFTA Awards: Best Movie, Actress (Mirren). 10 Nom., incl. O. Screenplay
2006: Goya Award: Best European Movie
2006: National Board of Review: Best Actress (Helen Mirren)
2006: Festival Toronto: 5 Awards: Director, Actress, Screenplay, Movie, Supp. (Sheen)
2006: 2 Awards from Film Critics Circle of New York: Best Actress, Screenplay
2006: Nominated for Cesar: Best Foreign Language Picture
2006: Nominated for David of Donatello: Best Foreign Language Picture
2006: 3 Awards from Venice Film Festival, including Best Screenplay, Actress
2006: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: 4 Awards, including Best Screenplay & Actress
2006: Film Critics Circle of New York: Actress (Mirren), Screenplay. 4 Nom.
2006: British Independent Film Awards (BIFA): Best Screenplay. 4 Nominations
2007: European Film Awards: Best Actress (Mirren) & European Composer
2006: Critics' Choice Awards: Best Actress (Mirren). 4 Nominations
2006: Chicago Film Critics Association: Best Actress (Mirren) and Original Screenplay. 6 Nom.
2006: Producers Guild Awards (PGA): Nominated for Best Film
2006: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Nominated for Best Director
2006: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nominated for Best Original Screenplay
2006: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): Best Actress (Helen Mirren)
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