Create Game Lists on
FilmCrave home
   Movies  Members
Search +
Searching... Close  
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  Login Using Facebook

Elizabeth (1998) Movie Reviews

Your Rating:
Buy Elizabeth (1998) DVD from AmazonBuy Elizabeth (1998) DVD from Amazon  Add to List: Add to movie listWrite Review +Request correction +Submit a plot +

Full Movie Reviews

1 - 1 of 1 

  View Yojimbo's Profile
Movie God

04/11/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

"Elizabeth" by Yojimbo

Elizabeth chronicles the life of Elizabeth I from innocent young girl to one of the shrewdest and most politically savvy monarchs in England's history. Shekhar Kapur's story of the early life of the virgin queen certainly has a very impressive cast and the material concerns itself with one of the most fascinating periods of British history but the film suffers for his approach. The early part of the film resembles a melodramatic soap opera more than anything else and suffers greatly for his unsophisticated direction that seems far more interested with unnecessary visual embellishment than story telling. Things settle down after Elizabeth is crowned Queen however, and as Geoffrey Rush's Walsingham becomes more involved in the political machinations it all gets a lot more interesting. The p...

Rating of

read more +
Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
Log In
Help on how to log into FilmCrave
Login with Facebook
Login with FilmCrave
What Members Are Doing
Movie Talk
New Movie Reviews
New Movie Lists
2017 by Karmand
Top Action Movies by Meghna
Movies I Want To See by M3tr4nk0
My Favorite Films Of 2007 by Lee
Movies First Seen in 2018 by royaluglydudes
Need to see 1953 by Daniel
Movies I Want To See by Rod
My Dramas by Carol




Contact FilmCrave Public Relations    

Advertise and Business

Developer API

Contact Us


About us



Support FilmCrave

FAQ and Help

News and Press

Terms of Use