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FILM DETAILS
Certificate TBC
Cast
Helen Mirren
Michael Sheen
James Cromwell
Sylvia Syms
Stephen Frears
Peter Morgan
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Running Time
99 minutes

The Queen
Britain and its beleaguered leaders in the week after Princess Diana's death.


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The Queen

Plot
September, 1997. In the wake of the death of the Princess Of Wales in a Paris car crash, public opinion turns against the royal family.


Verdict
Fascinating, funny, wicked and to the point, this is an excellent film about a week every Briton over the age of 15 will remember vividly.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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