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The Queen DVD, £2.99 delivered @ HMV + Quidco

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There was an unprecedented outpouring of grief by the British public following the death of Princess Diana in 1997. After an austere response by the Royal Family to Diana's death, Queen Elizabeth II attempts to reconnect with the nation. THE QUEEN takes a look at an eventful period of British history. In 1997, the British monarchy was reeling from scandal and divorce. Prince Charles and Princess Diana had recently separated. In addition, Labour swept to power after 18 years of Tory rule, led by the charismatic Tony Blair. When Diana--known affectionately by the tabloids and the public as the People's Princess--dies in a Paris tunnel while being chased by paparazzi, a shocked nation displays an unprecedented outpouring of grief and turns to its monarch for support. Instead, Queen Elizabeth II decides to stay in Balmoral Castle in order to protect her grandsons William and Harry from the display of grief. Unwilling to share the Windsors' feelings about the death with the nation, the monarchy slides into increasing unpopularity. Following Labour's overwhelming victory at the polls, newly elected Prime Minister Tony Blair attempts to get the Queen to take the necessary measures to win back the monarchy's popularity. Helen Mirren (CALENDER GIRLS, ELIZABETH 1) gives an astonishing performance as the monarch. She injects a sense of vulnerability and complexity to a person who is very private about her personal life. Michael Sheen (BLOOD DIAMOND) also produces an excellent display as Tony Blair, having to use all the diplomacy he can muster. Stephen Frears' (HIGH FIDELITY, DIRTY PRETTY THINGS) film is a superb reconstruction of what may have happened behind the scenes during a traumatic period.
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Good film - captures the Queen's sexuality well.
Good film - captures the Queen's sexuality well.

Also Sainsburys for £3 IF in stock in store

I wanna say something. I'm gonna put it out there; if you like it, you can take it, if you don't, send it right back. I want to be on you, HM is quite tasty, right? Oh, Im talking about Mirim not Her Majesty.

Im 26 y/o male, obviously I dont get out enough (he sits here at 9pm on a saturday). Might buy this for the old dears birthday, then I can watch it afterwards. Good job those 16 loo rolls are only £3 from asda Ive ran out of kleenex....:oops::oops:
Also £3 in WH Smith

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