R | | Biography, Drama, History
Mary Stuart's attempt to overthrow her cousin Elizabeth I, Queen of England, finds her condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution.
The crew on the film includes Academy Award winners costume designer Alexandra Byrne, hair and make-up designer Jenny Shircore and editor Chris Dickens; Emmy award-winning production designer James Merifield; and BAFTA award-winning director of photography John Mathieson.
Do not play into their hands. Our hatred is precisely what they hope for. I know your heart has more within it than the men who counsel you.
Queen Elizabeth I: You would do well to watch your words!
Mary Stuart: I will not be scolded by my inferior!
Queen Elizabeth I: Your inferior?
Mary's son, James VI, did not bring the peace stated, and in fact many of his actions led ultimately to the English Civil War and the Irish Troubles in later generations.
English, French, Scottish Gaelic, Latin
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