- DVD DRAMA (CEN)
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing, closed-captioned.
Steven Waddington, Andrew Tiernan, Tilda Swinton, Nigel Terry, Kevin Collins, Jerome Flynn, John Lynch, Dudley Sutton, Annie Lennox.
[New York] : Film Movement, 
Title from container.
Based on the play by Christopher Marlowe.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
Bonus feature: Derek's Edward documentary featurette.
Newly crowned, the youthful King Edward II sets the stage for palace revolt when he takes the ambitious Piers Gaveston as his lover. Neglecting both his wife, Isabella, and his royal responsibilities, Edward heaps titles and honors on Galveston, while indulging in a life of ease and pleasure. Distraught with jealousy, Isabella conspires with her husband's powerful enemies to depose the king and have her vengeance.