The favourite.Publisher number: 83308SDGPublication details: Moore Park, New South Wales : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment South Pacific, 2019.Description: 1 videodisc (114 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inOther title:
- Anne, Queen of Great Britain, 1665-1714 -- Drama
- Marlborough, Sarah Jennings Churchill, Duchess of, 1660-1744 -- Drama
- Masham, Abigail, Lady, 1684 or 1685-1734 -- Drama
- Female friendship -- Drama
- Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Drama
- Ambition -- Drama
- Favorites, Royal -- Great Britain -- Drama
- Nobility -- Great Britain -- Drama
- Biographical films
- Feature films
- Video recordings for the hearing impaired
- Historical films
- Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
- Comedy films
- England -- Social life and customs -- 18th century -- Drama
- Great Britain -- History -- Anne, 1702-1714 -- Drama
- Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1702-1714 -- Drama
- Great Britain -- Court and courtiers -- Drama
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- Produced by Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney ; produced by Lee Magiday, Yorgos Lanthimos ; written by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos.
- Academy Award, 2018: Best Actress in a Leading Role (Colman)
- 2018 Academy Award nominee: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Stone & Weisz)
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Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
Special features: deleted scenes ; The Favourite: unstitching the costume drama (22 min.)
Produced by Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney ; produced by Lee Magiday, Yorgos Lanthimos ; written by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos.
Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, Mark Gatiss, Nicholas Hoult, Joe Alwyn, James Smith, Jenny Rainsford.
Early eighteenth-century England is at war with the French. A frail Queen Anne occupies the throne, and her friend Lady Sarah tends to her ill health. When a new servant Abigail arrives, Sarah takes her under her wing, and Abigail sees a chance at a return to her aristocratic roots. As the politics of war become time-consuming for Sarah, Abigail steps in to fill in as the Queen's companion. Their growing friendship gives her a chance to fulfill her ambitions, and no one will stand in her way.
Censorship classification : MA15+
DVD region 4 ; PAL ; 16:9 widescreen 1.85:1 presentation.
In English 5.1 Dolby Digital, English audio descriptive ; 5.1 Dolby Digital Russian, 5.1 Dolby Digital Hindi, 5.1 Dolby Digital Ukranian ; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Russian, Swedish, Estonian, Hindi, Latvian, Lithuanian, Ukranian.
Academy Award, 2018: Best Actress in a Leading Role (Colman)
2018 Academy Award nominee: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Stone & Weisz)