Picture from Hyde Park on Hudson

When Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Bill Murray) invites the King and Queen of England (Samuel West and Olivia Williams) to America, he hopes to build a better relationship between the two countries. The visit also begins a more intimate relationship between the President and his distant cousin Margaret Stuckley (Laura Linney).

MPAA Rating: R for brief sexuality.

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Hyde Park on Hudson

Although this movie takes plenty of creative license, it is built on some facts. Learn more about the 1939 Royal Visit here: http://docs.fdrlibrary.marist.edu/royalv.html

Check out the following biographies too:

Franklin Delano Roosevelt - http://www.presidentialpetmuseum.com/presidents/32FR.htm

Margaret Stuckley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Margaret_Suckley

King George VI - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_VI