- Time: 124 min
- Genre: Biography | Drama | History
- Director: Shekhar Kapur
- Cast: Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush, Joseph Fiennes, Christopher Eccleston, Vincent Cassel, Eric Cantona
This film details the ascension to the throne and the early reign of Queen Elizabeth the First, as played by Cate Blanchett. The main focus is the endless attempts by her council to marry her off, the Catholic hatred of her and her romance with Lord Robert Dudley.