Sunday, October 1, 2017

Enter to win - Victoria & Abdul Oct.2-Oct.5, 2017

September 22, 2017 (NY/LA); September 29, October 6 (add. cities)
Story: The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s (Academy Award winner Judi Dench) remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal), a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen’s Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favor with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. As the friendship deepens, the Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and joyfully reclaims her humanity.
Director: Stephen Frears (“The Queen,” “Philomena,” “Mrs. Henderson Presents”)
Writer: Lee Hall (“Billy Elliot”),
based on Victoria & Abdul: The True Story of the Queen’s Closest Confidant by Shrabani Basu
Cast: Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Eddie Izzard, Adeel Akhtar, Tim Pigott-Smith, Olivia Williams, Fenella Woolgar, Paul Higgins, Robin Soans, Julian Wadham, Simon Callow, and Michael Gambon
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Giveaway Prizing

1 Copy of the Book 

1 Copy of the film’s score

2 Tea Bags 

1 Mango Flavored Lip Balm

Disclaimer - sorry their is no journal to give away !


  1. Thanks for the lovely giveaway!

  2. Thanks for the giveaway. Might check this movie out.

  3. so there isn't a journal but they thought there was?

  4. I have a relationship like this. Very interested in seeing the movie.

  5. Sorry about the journal , it was a mixup ! ( No journal ) .

  6. This looks like an interesting film and I am looking forward to seeing it.

  7. I'm so glad that prejudice against Muslims and foreigners is a thing of our benighted past.

  8. I like Judi Dench so I'm looking forward to this, should be good.

  9. The plot sounds intriguing. I love a good story with interesting characters.