R | | Biography, Comedy, Drama
In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.
Kate Winslet was originally cast, but dropped out.
Oh it is fun to be queen sometimes!
The phrase "prime minister" was used of James I and Charles I's "favourite", George Villiers (1592-1628), although naturally it did not mean what the modern office of Prime Minister has come to mean.
In the closing credits, all text is justified making the words hard to read.
$422,410 (USA) (25 November 2018)
$21,989,025 (USA) (17 January 2019)
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