After a two years marriage with the king of France, 16 years old Mary Stuart of Scotland decides to return to her homeland and claim the throne of England, occupied by her cousin Elizabeth I. Both a strong rivalry and a certain sisterhood burst between the two. In fact, they find themselves alone dealing with the future of a country in a world dominated by male power. Young and intrepid, they will fight until a tragic epilogue.
Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie, two of the most promising actresses of new Hollywood, are the protagonists of one of the most famous rivalries in English history, in a visually sumptuous movie shot by theater director Josie Rourke, here at her cinema debut.
Saoirse Ronan, Margot Robbie, Jack Lowden