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FILM: The Favourite

The Favourite  (2018)          Wednesday, March 27, 2pm
Early 18th century. England is at war with the French. A frail Queen Anne (Olivia Colman, Best Actress Oscar) occupies the throne and her close friend Lady Sarah Churchill governs the country in her stead while tending to Anne's ill health and mercurial temper. When a new servant Abigail Masham arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah As the politics of war become quite time consuming for Sarah, Abigail steps into the breach to fill in as the Queen's companion. Their burgeoning friendship gives her a chance to fulfill her ambitions and she will not let woman, man, politics or rabbit stand in her way.
Stars: Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz   R | 1h 59min | Biography, Comedy, Drama