CLICK HERE FOR AN IMPORTANT SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

Queen of the Desert

Queen of the Desert

Add to Queue

Average of 62 ratings: 3.1 Stars

2015 M Contains adult themes.

A true story of the life of British explorer and adventurer, Gertrude Bell, QUEEN OF THE DESERT chronicles her journeys of love and loss in the Middle East during the early 20th century.

A curious and adventurous young woman eager to explore the world outside of England, Gertrude Bell (Nicole Kidman) goes to the British embassy in Tehran where she quickly falls in love with a secretary of the embassy, Henry Cadogan (James Franco). This sparks the beginning of a life-long adventure among the beautiful but misunderstood peoples and cultures of the Middle East.

More movie details

Duration
123 minutes

DVD details

Screen Format
2.40:1 Widescreen 16x9 Enhanced
Zone
4
Subtitles
English descriptive for the hearing impaired
Audio
English Dolby Digital 5.1

Blu-ray details

Screen Format
1080p High Definition Widescreen 16x9 2.40:1
Zone
B
Subtitles
English descriptive for the hearing impaired
Audio
English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1

More like Queen of the Desert

4 Member Reviews Write a review

1 by addy

When a big expensive film with a good cast never appears in the cinemas you know there'a problem with the film. And this turkey is no exception. Everyone seems to be in the wrong film. It's a terrific... Read more

2 by Tubbs

A condensing of the story telling may have helped - it may have had a sheik too many & the love interest wasn't really needed. Pattinson didn't look anything like Peter O'Toole. The saving grace was... Read more

2.5 by Altona

It is a nice story. Not sure if Nicole Kidman was suitable to play a young woman eager to get out of her parent house to the age she finishes the film. For my taste the side characters had no real dept.

3.5 by Frankjc

Nicole Kidman sensitively portrays Gertrude Bell, the British woman who sensitively met with desert tribes in their own locations, and won their trust and their love. Her own tragic love story is also... Read more