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The favourite [videorecording] / 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.

Lanthimos, Yorgos, 1973- (film producer,, film director,, film editor.). Dempsey, Ceci, (film producer.). Davis, Deborah, (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, (presenter.). FilmFour (Firm), (production company.). Waypoint Entertainment (Firm), (production company.). Element Pictures (Firm), (production company.). Scarlet Films (Firm), (production company.). TSG Entertainment. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., (publisher.). Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, Mark Gatiss, Nicholas Hoult, Joe Alwyn. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 12 of 13 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Columbia Gorge Community College. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Columbia Gorge Community College Library.

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0 current holds with 13 total copies.

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.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Columbia Gorge Community College Library DRAMA FAVOR 2019 (Text) 23892000948201 DVD DVD None 03/18/2019 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9786317611320
  • ISBN: 6317611327
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (119 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, California : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special features: Deleted scenes ; The Favourite: unstitching the costume drama.
Creation/Production 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.
Participant or Performer Note:
Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, Mark Gatiss, Nicholas Hoult, Joe Alwyn.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for strong sexual content, nudity and language.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0.
Language Note:
In English, Spanish, or French; Spanish or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities.
Awards Note:
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).
Subject: Anne, Queen of Great Britain, 1665-1714 > Drama.
Marlborough, Sarah Jennings Churchill, Duchess of, 1660-1744 > Drama.
Masham, Abigail, Lady, 1684 or 1685-1734 > Drama.
Female friendship > Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) > Drama.
Ambition > Drama.
Favorites, Royal > Great Britain > Drama.
Nobility > Great Britain > Drama.
Amistad > Teatro
Ambición > Teatro
Inglaterra > Vida social y costumbres > Siglo XVIII > Teatro
Great Britain > History > Anne, 1702-1714 > Drama.
Great Britain > Politics and government > 1702-1714 > Drama.
Great Britain > Court and courtiers > Drama.
England > Social life and customs > 18th century > Drama.
Genre: Fiction films.
Feature films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Dark comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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