The Abdication

  • 1974
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Historical

Tedious historical drama set in 1654 where Ullman as Queen Christina ponders the problems of becoming a Catholic and losing her throne after traveling to Rome where she becomes enamored of a cardinal played by Finch. The viewer is not drawn in sympathy to her royal dilemma nor offered even a momentary respite from the film's onsession with historical arcana....read more