Generally favorable reviews- based on 70 Ratings
Aug 25, 2014I don't know how historically accurate this movie is, but I rather enjoyed it. A good sequel to "Elizabeth".
Queen Elizabeth is facing trouble with his enemies - and potential lovers. War lies ahead, England is weak, but the Queen must remain strong - correct? Between personal yearnings and the expectations she has set for herself, Elizabeth is both erratic and tragic to follow.
Cate Blanchett and Geoffry Rush were amazing. The film was visually stunning, matching the era, and the music was beautifiully fitting.… Full Review »
TonyB.Nov 10, 2008A major disappointment, the film is spectacular to look at but difficult to connect to. As she always is, Cate Blanchett is excellent and so are those around her. The background music was frequently intrusive.… Full Review »