When Abdul Karim, a new officer, travels from India to participate in the Queens Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to seek the mercy of the queen. When the Queen questions the restrictions of her long position, both form an unlikely alliance and are committed to a loyalty among those who try to destroy their house and inner circle. As a deep friendship, the Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and joyfully revives her humanity.
Victoria and Abdul addressedStephenFrearsand written by Lee Hall based on the homonymous book by Shrabani Basu, history follows Queen Victoria and her improbable friendship with a young Muslim Indian secretary, Abdul Karim, who will soon be one of her main attendees.
Subtitle: Malay / Chinese
General issue date: November 2, 2017
Duration: 1 hour and 52 minutes
Distributor: United International Pictures
Cast: Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Eddie Izzard, Tim Pigott-Smith, Adeel Akhtar