almost 3 years
Better than the first, even if it's mostly a fictional romance in the middle.
almost 4 years
Veers into historical romance & fantasy from linking disconnected events together.
over 4 years
Comparing to the first, it's a bit plain. But still, great piece!
almost 5 years
Cate Blanchett is where it's at
It's ok, but nothing (NOTHING) like the 1st one.
over 6 years
I love period pieces, but I know too much of this period to care much for the story.
almost 7 years
Cate affirms her acting ability as one of the best. Wins you over with her performance.
Excellent sequel. Recommend for any fan of the era or history buffs.
Elizabeth: The Golden Age is a 2007 sequel to the 1998 film Elizabeth, directed by Shekhar Kapur and produced by Universal Pictures and Working Title Films. It stars Cate Blanchett in the title role and is loosely based on events during the latter part of the reign of Queen Elizabeth I of England. The screenplay was written by William Nicholson and Michael Hirst. The music score was composed by A. R. Rahman and Craig Armstrong.
It was filmed at Shepperton Studios and various locations around the United Kingdom with an estimated production budget of 50 to 60 million USD. Guy Hendrix Dyas was the film's production designer and co-visual effects supervisor and the costumes were created by Alexandra Byrne.
The film premiered on 9 September 2007 at the Toronto International Film Festival. It opened in wide release in the United States and Canada on October 12, 2007. It premiered in London on 23 October 2007 and is on general release from 2 November 2007 throughout the rest of the UK and...