Victoria & Abdul parents guide

Victoria & Abdul Parent Guide

An unlikely friendship.

Release date September 22, 2017

In her later years, Queen Victoria (played by Judi Dench) became very friendly and motherly with Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal), a young man sent from India to serve in the royal household. This movie dramatizes their relationship and the kerffuffle caused by the monarch's preferential treatment of the dark-skinned foreigner.

Why is Victoria & Abdul rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Victoria & Abdul PG-13 for some thematic elements and language.

Run Time: 111 minutes

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Victoria & Abdul
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Victoria & Abdul rated PG-13? Victoria & Abdul is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for some thematic elements and language.

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Scene of violence depicting physical assault.
- Some scenes may frighten children.
- Bullying.

Sexual Content:
- Mild sexual references.
- Non-sexual nudity.

- One use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Tobacco use.
- Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use.

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News About "Victoria & Abdul"

This movie is based on a book, Victoria & Abdul: The True Story of the Queen's Closest Confidant, by Shrabani Basu, that recounts the true story of the unusual friendship between a queen and a servant. Learn more about the real Abdul Karim.

Cast and Crew

Victoria & Abdul is directed by Stephen Frears and stars Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Olivia Williams, Michael Gambon .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Victoria & Abdul movie is December 19, 2017. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Victoria & Abdul
Release Date: 19 December 2017
Victoria & Abdul releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) with the following supplements:
- Featurettes

Related home video titles:

This long-lived queen's early years are dramatized in the movie The Young Victoria. Judi Dench can also be seen in Philomela and The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.