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      The Abdication

      PG 1974 1 hr. 43 min. History Drama LGBTQ+ List
      Reviews A Vatican cardinal (Peter Finch) tests Swedish Queen Christina's (Liv Ullmann) conversion to Roman Catholicism in 1654. Read More Read Less Watch on Fandango at Home Premiered Jun 22 Buy Now

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      Pauline Kael New Yorker The picture, which is about queen Christina's stepping down from the Swedish throne in 1654, is embalmed in such reverence for its own cultural elevation that it loses all contact with the audience. Sep 26, 2023 Full Review Steve Warren The Barb (Atlanta) Barely has soap opera reached such heights of artistic pretension as in The Abdication. May 5, 2023 Full Review Read all reviews

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      Synopsis A Vatican cardinal (Peter Finch) tests Swedish Queen Christina's (Liv Ullmann) conversion to Roman Catholicism in 1654.
      Director
      Anthony Harvey
      Production Co
      Warner Brothers/Seven Arts
      Rating
      PG
      Genre
      History, Drama, LGBTQ+
      Original Language
      English
      Release Date (Streaming)
      Jun 22, 2009
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