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Victoria & Abdul. Victoria and Abdul

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C0001958159 DVD VIC
Digital Video   Innisfail . . On Loan, Reserved . 7 May 2019
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Identifier 9317731133572
Call Number DVD VIC
Title Victoria & Abdul. [digital videorecording]
Variant title Victoria and Abdul
Published Australia Universal Pictures Home Entertainment [distributor], [2017]
Physical description 1 videodisc (approximately 107 min) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Content type two-dimensional moving image
Media type video
Carrier type videodisc
Notes Based on the book by Shrabani Basu.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Credits Produced by Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Beeban Kidron, Tracey Seaward ; screenplay by Lee Hall ; directed by Stephen Frears. Editor, Melanie Ann Oliver ; music, Thomas Newman ; director of photography, Danny Cohen.
Performer Note Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Tim Pigott-Smith, Eddie Izzard, Adeel Akhtar, Olivia Williams, Fenella Woolgar, Paul Higgins, Robin Soans, Julian Wadham, Simon Callow, Michael Gambon.
Summary The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria's (Academy Award winner Judi Dench) remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal), a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen's Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favour with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. As the friendship deepens, the Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and joyfully reclaims her humanity.
Audience PG - Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers.
Technical details Region 2,4,5.
Language In English with optional English subtitles for the hearing impaired and English audio descriptive dialogue for people with visual disabilities.
Personal Subject Victoria, -- Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 -- Drama
Karim, Abdul, -- 1863-1909 -- Drama
Basu, Shrabani -- Film adaptation
Subject Favorites, Royal -- Great Britain -- Drama
Friendship -- Drama
Queens -- Drama
East Indians -- Drama
Great Britain -- Court and courtiers -- Drama
Genre Biographical films
Reservations Queue 1
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