Starring: Cate Blanchett, Clive Owen, Geoffrey Rush
Running Time: 114 minutes
Director: Shekhar Kapur
Languages: English, French, German, Italian
Genre: Biography / Drama / History
This epic film finds Queen Elizabeth I of England at the very height of her powers and yet in her most precarious position. Not knowing whom she can trust and on the cusp of a bloody war with Spain, the young queen strives to defend her growing empire while struggling to keep her feelings for explorer Walter Raleigh under control, as she is forced to make the ultimate sacrifice for her country.