About

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.

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Directed by

Stephen Frears

Written by

Peter Morgan (Author)
Jan Fleischer (Story Editor)

Runtime

103 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom, Italy, France

Language

English

Tagline

Our Leaders. Ourselves.

Cast

Keywords

biography loss of loved one upper class palace based on a true story 1990s princess diana dying and death sadness royal family great britain deer queen paparazzi headline monarchy prince charles british prime minister queen elizabeth ii

Photos

Lists

#158 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Original Screenplay Peter Morgan

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Costume Design

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Alexandre Desplat