The Favourite(Movie, 2018)

| 1h 59min | Genres: History, Drama, Comedy
The FavouriteRating: 3.8/5 (with 20632,063 votes)
The Favourite is a 2018 period black comedy film co-produced and directed by Yorgos Lanthimos, from a screenplay by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara. Set in early 18th century Great Britain, the film's plot examines the relationship between cousins Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough (Rachel Weisz) and Abigail Masham (Emma Stone), who are vying to be Court favourite of Queen Anne (Olivia Colman). Co-produced by studios based in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and the United States, principal photography lasted from March to May 2017 and took place at Hatfield House in Hertfordshire and at Hampton Court Palace. The Favourite premiered on 30 August 2018 at the 75th Venice International Film Festival, where it won the Grand Jury Prize and the Volpi Cup for Best Actress for Colman. It was theatrically released in the United States on 23 November 2018 by Fox Searchlight Pictures, and in the United Kingdom and Ireland on 1 January ... ()
Movie poster of The Favourite

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Awards & Nominations for The Favourite

Grand Jury Prize (Venice Film Festival) European Film Award for Best Film European Film Award for Best Comedy European Film Award for Best Director European Film Award for Best Actress European Film Award for Best Cinematographer European Film Award for Best Editor European Film Award for Best Costume Designer European Film Award for Best Makeup and Hairstyling Academy Award for Best Actress Golden Lion European Film Award for Best Actress European Film Award for Best Director European Film Award for Best Comedy European Film Award for Best Film European Film Academy People's Choice Award for Best European Film

About The Favourite

England, early 18th century. The close relationship between Queen Anne and Sarah Churchill is threatened by the arrival of Sarah's cousin, Abigail Hill, resulting in a bitter rivalry between the two cousins to be the Queen's favourite.

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Trailer for The Favourite + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

THE FAVOURITE | Official Trailer | FOX Searchlight(Trailer, 2:10)

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Additional Information

Plays in: London
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 33 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Estonian (ET), Persian (FA), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Georgian (KA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Latvian (LV), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Slovenian (SL), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 11/23/2018
Director of Photography: Robbie Ryan
Costume designer: Sandy Powell
Make-up Artist: Nadia Stacey
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"The Favourite – Intrigen und Irrsinn"
"La Favorita"
"La Favorite"
"The Balance of Power"
"Η Ευνοούμενη"
"더 페이버릿: 여왕의 여자"
"A Favorita"
"Sarayın Gözdesi"
Budget: 15,000,000 USD
Revenue: 82,124,805 USD (= 547%)

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