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.
The film's cast includes two Oscar winners: Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz; and one Oscar nominee: Olivia Colman.
If your husband dies?
Lady Sarah: Did you not sacrifice your cunt for a fatty german to save your father?
Lady Sarah: There is always a price to pay. I am prepared to pay it.
Multiple closeup shots clearly show second and third holes in Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz's ear lobes. Multiple ear piercings were not common in the early 1700s, especially for English women at court.
Both the Twentieth Century Fox and Film4 fanfares are played using the creaking and sounds of rabbits in their cages.
$422,410 (USA) (25 November 2018)
$31,423,763 (USA) (19 February 2019)