The Queen
Director: Stephen Frears. Cast: Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen, James Cromwell, Helen McCrory, Alex Jennings, Sylvia Syms, Roger Allam, Mark Bazeley, Douglas Reith, Tim McMullan, Lola Peploe, Susan Hitch, Kananu Kirimi, Earl Cameron, Amanda Hadingue. Screenplay: Peter Morgan.


Not yet reviewed in full. C


Academy Award Nominations and Winners:
Best Picture
Best Director: Stephen Frears
Best Actress: Helen Mirren
Best Original Screenplay: Peter Morgan
Best Costume Design: Consolata Boyle
Best Original Score: Alexandre Desplat

Golden Globe Nominations:
Best Picture (Drama)
Best Director: Stephen Frears
Best Actress (Drama): Helen Mirren
Best Screenplay: Peter Morgan

Other Awards:
Venice Film Festival: Best Actress (Mirren); Best Screenplay; FIPRESCI Prize
Screen Actors Guild Awards: Best Actress (Mirren)
New York Film Critics Circle: Best Actress (Mirren); Best Screenplay
Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Actress (Mirren); Best Supporting Actor (Sheen); Best Screenplay; Best Original Score (Desplat; also cited for The Painted Veil)
National Society of Film Critics: Best Actress (Mirren); Best Screenplay
Boston Society of Film Critics: Best Actress (Mirren)
National Board of Review: Best Actress (Mirren)
British Academy Awards (BAFTAs): Best Picture; Best Actress (Mirren)
European Film Awards: Best Actress (Mirren); Best Composer (Desplat)
Satellite Awards: Best Actress, Drama (Mirren); Best Original Screenplay
Chicago Film Festival: Audience Award

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