The Queen's Gambit(TV show/series, 2020)

| 1h per episode | Genre: Drama

Mini series in 1 season with 7 episodes

The Queen's GambitRating: 4.4/5 (with 791 votes) 89
The Queen's Gambit is a 2020 American coming-of-age period drama miniseries based on Walter Tevis's 1983 novel of the same name. The title refers to "Queen's Gambit", a chess opening. It was written and directed by Scott Frank, who created it with Allan Scott. Beginning in the mid-1950s and proceeding into the 1960s, the story follows the life of Beth Harmon (Anya Taylor-Joy), an orphaned chess prodigy on her rise to the top of the chess world while struggling with drug and alcohol dependency. Netflix released The Queen's Gambit on October 23, 2020. After four weeks it had become Netflix 's most-watched scripted miniseries. It was acclaimed by critics, who lauded Taylor-Joy's performance as well as the cinematography and production values. It has a... ()
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Where to watch The Queen's Gambit (streaming/download)?

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Genres: TV Shows Based on Books / TV Dramas
Keywords: cerebral / intimate / emotional
Netflix Original, Available to download

About The Queen's Gambit

In a Kentucky orphanage in the 1950s, a young girl discovers an astonishing talent for chess while struggling with addiction.

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The Queen's Gambit Seasons and Episodes

10/23/2020Miniseries - 7 episodes
#1 | 10/23/2020Openings
4.0/5 (with 29 votes)
Sent to an orphanage at age 9, Beth develops an uncanny knack for chess — and a growing dependence on the green tranquilizers given to the children.
#2 | 10/23/2020Exchanges
4.1/5 (with 23 votes)
Suddenly plunged into a confusing new life in suburbia, teenage Beth studies her high school classmates and hatches a plan to enter a chess tournament.
#3 | 10/23/2020Doubled Pawns
4.1/5 (with 19 votes)
The trip to Cincinnati launches Beth and her mother into a whirlwind of travel and press coverage. Beth sets her sights on the U.S. Open in Las Vegas.
#4 | 10/23/2020Middle Game
4.1/5 (with 18 votes)
Russian class opens the door to a new social scene. In Mexico City, Beth meets the intimidating Borgov, while her mother cozies up to a pen pal.
#5 | 10/23/2020Fork
4.1/5 (with 18 votes)
Back home in Kentucky, a shaken Beth reconnects with a former opponent who offers to help sharpen her game ahead of the U.S. Championship.
#6 | 10/23/2020Adjournment
4.0/5 (with 18 votes)
After training with Benny in New York, Beth heads to Paris for her rematch with Borgov. But a wild night sends her into a self-destructive spiral.
#7 | 10/23/2020End Game
4.2/5 (with 20 votes)
A visit from an old friend forces Beth to reckon with her past and rethink her priorities — just in time for the biggest match of her life.

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Based on: "The Queen's Gambit" (find it on Amazon)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Russian (RU)
Translated into 29 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Latvian (LV), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Vietnamese (VI), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Ended
First episode released on: 10/23/2020
Appearing Characters: Beth Harmon
Director: Scott Frank
Screenwriter: Scott Frank
Composer: Carlos Rafael Rivera
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Das Damengambit"
"Gambito de dama"
"퀸즈 겜빗"
"Gambito de Dama"
"Ферзевый гамбит"
"Vezir Gambiti"
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 aspect ratio

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:41594, Added: 10/26/2020, Last updated: 02/28/2021