Director: Stephen Frears (Third Film)
If only modern-days permitted The Queen to do whatever she wished, especially including spontaneous execution of her will - because I would have loved to have seen her order the beheading of a certain Alastair Campbell.
I'd probably prefer an evil Queen who did what she wanted, and killed who she pleased rather than the dull shirt-and-tie world of propaganda and politics. Give me a Joffrey any day of the week. And that way, I can apply for Royal Executioner and actually enjoy my job.
I'm kidding, almost. Must talk about the film. First thing I mention is that the performances were great, and the direction from Frears as quiet and dignified as…