Mary Queen of Scots: Film Guide

Mary Queen of Scots
Mary Queen of Scots




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A film guide that looks at Mary Queen of Scots (2018), a stylish period-drama which examines the relationship between Mary Queen of Scots and her cousin Queen Elizabeth I in the 16th century.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including History and Politics in addition to highlighting themes surrounding crime and punishment, campaigns and revolutions, love and relationships, life and death, historical periods, historical figures, gender representation, religions and beliefs, and LGBT issues.

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  • History
  • Politics

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