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Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2009

Emily Blunt plays royalty in grand, tragic romance

Queen Victoria was withdrawn and forbidding in old age, her name synonymous with the prevailing, late-19th-century posture of moral Puritanism and stuffy behavior. But in her youth she was regarded as a romantic figure, the storybook princess in a grand and tragic love story. The Young Victoria depicts that romance, the consuming passion between the beautiful queen and her handsome consort...