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The Favourite

England might be at war with France, but in the 18th century courts of Queen Anne (Olivia Colman), duck-racing, cake-bingeing and mud-bathing reign. When new arrival Abigail (Emma Stone) charms her way into the affections of the ailing Queen, current confidante and political advisor Sarah (Rachel Weisz) finds herself embroiled in a battle of wills and wiles.

Directors

  • Yorgos Lanthimos

Writers

  • Deborah Davis
  • Tony McNamara

Cast

  • Olivia Colman
  • Rachel Weisz
  • Emma Stone

Synopsis

From the Dublin and London-based production company behind Room, The Lobster and Normal People comes an Oscar-winning historical romp the likes of which you have never seen before. Expect to be seduced by every aspect of The Favourite, especially the career-best performances from British actors Olivia Colman and Rachel Weisz.