Released in the USA on July 18 of 1997, "Mrs Brown" (also known as "Mia regina, La", "Ihre Majestät Mrs. Brown", "Her Majesty, Mrs. Brown") is a Biography/Drama/Romance film directed by John Madden . Judi Dench and Billy Connolly are starring, alongside Geoffrey Palmer, Antony Sher, Gerard Butler and Richard Pasco.
Queen Victoria, the world's most powerful woman. John Brown, a simple Scottish Highlander. Their extraordinary friendship transformed an empire.
Who directed "Mrs Brown":
Mrs Brown was directed by John Madden, an English director, and producer.
Before making Mrs Brown, John Madden had directed Golden Gate, released in 1994. Since, he directed Shakespeare in Love, released in 1998, Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001), The Rivals (2010), The Debt (2010), The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2012), and The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015).
What was the release date of "Mrs Brown":
Mrs Brown was first released on Friday, July 18, 1997, in the United States. Also released on this day were Nothing to Lose (dir. Steve Oedekerk), The Swan Princess II (dir. Richard Rich), and Fei ying gai wak (dir. Jackie Chan). This was twenty-two (22) years ago.
It has been released on Friday, September 05, 1997 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, March 25, 1998 in France; Thursday, July 09, 1998 in Germany; Friday, March 06, 1998 in Spain and on Friday, December 26, 1997 in Australia.
Who is at the casting of "Mrs Brown":
At the casting of Mrs Brown we find Judi Dench, previously seen in Hamlet (1996) and GoldenEye (1995); Billy Connolly (Beverly Hills Ninja (1997), Pocahontas (1995)); Geoffrey Palmer (The Madness of King George (1994), A Fish Called Wanda (1988)) [ more... ]
- Judi Dench, Antony Sher, Bridget McConnell, Georgie Glen and Rupert Farley also appeared in Shakespeare in Love, released in 1998.
- Gerard Butler and Judi Dench, Geoffrey Palmer also worked together in Tomorrow Never Dies, released in 1997.
- Georgie Glen and Judi Dench can both be seen in My Week with Marilyn, released in 2011.
- Gerard Butler and Billy Connolly also appeared together in Timeline, released in 2003.
What is the Storyline of "Mrs Brown":
Several screens of text giving some background are shown before a bust is shown flying over a palace wall and shattering into countless pieces. The film shows the story of a bereaved Queen Victoria (portrayed by Judi Dench) and her relationship with a Scottish servant, John Brown (played by Billy Connolly), and the subsequent uproar it provoked. Brown had been a trusted servant of Victoria's then deceased and beloved Prince Consort, Prince Albert; Victoria's chief servants thought Brown might help [...]
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