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The Resource The favourite, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Film4 and Waypoint Entertainment present an Element Pictures/Scarlet Films production ; produced by Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney, Lee Magiday, Yorgos Lanthimos ; written by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos

The favourite, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Film4 and Waypoint Entertainment present an Element Pictures/Scarlet Films production ; produced by Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney, Lee Magiday, Yorgos Lanthimos ; written by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos

Label
The favourite
Title
The favourite
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures, Film4 and Waypoint Entertainment present an Element Pictures/Scarlet Films production ; produced by Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney, Lee Magiday, Yorgos Lanthimos ; written by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos
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Favorite
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Early eighteenth-century England is at war with the French. A frail Queen Anne occupies the throne, and her friend Lady Sarah tends to her ill health. When a new servant Abigail arrives, Sarah takes her under her wing, and Abigail sees a chance at a return to her aristocratic roots. As the politics of war become time-consuming for Sarah, Abigail steps in to fill in as the Queen's companion. Their growing friendship gives her a chance to fulfill her ambitions, and no one will stand in her way
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robbie Ryan ; editor, Yorgos Mavropsaridis ; line producer, Cáit Collins ; sound designer, Johnnie Burn ; hair & makeup design, Nadia Stacey ; production designer, Fiona Crombie ; costume designer, Sandy Powell
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong sexual content, nudity and language
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.F38 2019
PerformerNote
Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, Mark Gatiss, Nicholas Hoult, Joe Alwyn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1973-
  • 1988-
  • 1970-
  • 1989-
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  • Lanthimos, Yorgos
  • Dempsey, Ceci
  • Guiney, Ed
  • Magiday, Lee
  • Davis, Deborah
  • McNamara, Tony
  • Colman, Olivia
  • Stone, Emma
  • Weisz, Rachel
  • Gatiss, Mark
  • Hoult, Nicholas
  • Alwyn, Joe
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • FilmFour (Firm)
  • Waypoint Entertainment (Firm)
  • Element Pictures (Firm)
  • Scarlet Films (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
119
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  • Anne
  • Marlborough, Sarah Jennings Churchill
  • Masham, Abigail
  • Female friendship
  • England
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Ambition
  • Favorites, Royal
  • Nobility
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Technique
live action
Label
The favourite, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Film4 and Waypoint Entertainment present an Element Pictures/Scarlet Films production ; produced by Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney, Lee Magiday, Yorgos Lanthimos ; written by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos
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Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2018
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Special features: deleted scenes ; The favourite: unstitching the costume drama
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9786317611337
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543522997
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2352299
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • on1085911791
  • (OCoLC)1085911791
System details
Blu-ray, region A, wide screen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, descriptive audio 5.1, Dolby digital 5.1; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The favourite, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Film4 and Waypoint Entertainment present an Element Pictures/Scarlet Films production ; produced by Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney, Lee Magiday, Yorgos Lanthimos ; written by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2018
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Special features: deleted scenes ; The favourite: unstitching the costume drama
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9786317611337
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543522997
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2352299
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • on1085911791
  • (OCoLC)1085911791
System details
Blu-ray, region A, wide screen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, descriptive audio 5.1, Dolby digital 5.1; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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