Lanthimos, Yorgos,, Dempsey, Ceci,, Guiney, Ed,, Magiday, Lee,, Davis, Deborah, McNamara, Tony, Colman, Olivia,, Stone, Emma,, Weisz, Rachel,, Gatiss, Mark,, Hoult, Nicholas,, Alwyn, Joe,, Smith, James, Rainsford, Jenny,, Hosseini, Komeil S.,, Ryan, Robbie,, Mavropsaridis, Yorgos,Powell, Sandy. (Eds.) () The favourite /MLA Citation
Lanthimos, Yorgos,, Dempsey, Ceci,, Guiney, Ed,, Magiday, Lee,, Davis, Deborah, McNamara, Tony, Colman, Olivia,, Stone, Emma,, Weisz, Rachel,, Gatiss, Mark,, Hoult, Nicholas,, Alwyn, Joe,, Smith, James, Rainsford, Jenny,, Hosseini, Komeil S.,, Ryan, Robbie,, Mavropsaridis, Yorgos,Powell, Sandy,eds. The Favourite. : . Print.
The favourite /
Fox Searchlight Pictures, Film4 and Waypoint Entertainment present an Element Pictures/Scarlet Films production ; a film by Yorgos Lanthimos ; produced by Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney ; produced by Lee Magiday, Yorgos Lanthimos ; written by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos ; made in association with TSG Entertainment.
|Physical Description:||1 videodisc (119 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
|System Details:||DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English dialogue, Enlgish descriptive audio), Dolby Digital 2.0 (French, Spanish).
|Language Note:||In English with optional dubbed French or Spanish subtitles and optional French or Spanish subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities.
|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.
|Performer:||Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, Mark Gatiss, Nicholas Hoult, Joe Alwyn, James Smith, Jenny Rainsford.
|Target Audience:||MPAA rating: R; for strong sexual content, nudity and language.
|Award:||Academy Award, 2018: Best Actress in a Leading Role (Colman). 2018 Academy Award nominee: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Stone & Weisz).|
|Notes:||Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Special features: deleted scenes ; The Favourite: unstitching the costume drama (22 min.) ; theatrical trailer.
Lanthimos, Yorgos, 1973- film producer, film director.
Dempsey, Ceci, film producer.
Guiney, Ed, film producer.
Magiday, Lee, film producer.
Davis, Deborah (Filmmaker), screenwriter.
McNamara, Tony (Director), screenwriter.
Colman, Olivia, actor.
Stone, Emma, 1988- actor.
Weisz, Rachel, 1970- actor.
Gatiss, Mark, actor.
Hoult, Nicholas, 1989- actor.
Alwyn, Joe, actor.
Smith, James (Actor), actor.
Rainsford, Jenny, actor.
Hosseini, Komeil S., composer (expression)
Ryan, Robbie, director of photography.
Mavropsaridis, Yorgos, 1954- editor of moving image work.
Powell, Sandy, costume designer.
Fox Searchlight Pictures, production company, presenter.
FilmFour (Firm), production company, presenter.
Waypoint Entertainment (Firm), production company, presenter.
Element Pictures (Firm), production company.
Scarlet Films (Firm), production company.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., publisher.