"The White Queen" marries royal romance to historical fact--with a little "Spartacus"-style sex and violence. Here's a recap of the premiere episode. Read More...
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Some great moments crown this condensed version of three novels and 30 years of complicated history, but medieval murkiness prevails.
"The White Queen," a co-production of the BBC and Starz, debuted in Britain this summer to mostly scathing reviews. More »
New York Times Tv Reporter
Aug 12, 2013 1:02PM EDT
In the new Starz series “The White Queen,” three women are caught up in the tug of war over the throne in 15th-century England.
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We’re just one week away from completing the long and ambling tale of The White Queen , and boy am I sad it’s going away. This ninth episode could be the most solidly entertaining yet, with plotting, betrayals and mysterious deaths happening all over t More »
You can tell we’re approaching the end of The White Queen ’s long and epic tale of throne-hopping, since this eighth episode takes the biggest time jump we’ve seen thus far. We even get a helpful summary that catches us up on where everyone is and who More »
It’s taken five weeks, but The White Queen has finally gotten much, much better. It might just be the passage of time, but I think I’ve learnt everyone’s names and everyone’s ranking, and that automatically means that the twists and turns are one hundred More »
Hurrah! After five weeks of endless conversations, exposition sessions and hang-wringing, The White Queen finally gives us a look at the epic battles fought over the throne, proving that the war is bloody and brutal enough to be worth all the trouble. It’ More »
The White Queen has suddenly become ‘the race to produce an heir’, fought by Isobel and George vs. Elizabeth and Edward. I say that’s what it’s become but, the truth is, this show moves so fast through historical milestones and events in our characters’ l More »