Fiction Lover's Film Companion: Royal 'Rain Date'

Monday, September 30, 2013 - 6 p.m.

A "Rain Date" bonus:
Bereaved and inconsolable after the death of her husband, Prince Albert, Queen Victoria is befriended by a Scotsman, John Brown. Her relationship with Brown, who had been a trusted servant of the Prince Consort, provokes a national uproar.

Winner of numerous European film awards.

Starring Judi Dench, Billy Connolly, Geoffrey Palmer and Gerard Butler.

Directed by John Madden.

1997, 103 mins. Rated PG.

Showing in Room A-5, on the Lower Level.