While on an extended stay at Balmoral Castle and still in mourning over the death of her beloved Prince Albert, Queen Victoria meets Mr. Brown, a member of her household staff who thinks the time has come for her to start living a normal life. He soon gains the Queen`s favor and friendship and his authority and status in the household are soon on the rise. This creates concerns among the Queen`s many advisers who see their own influence diminishing and the Queen`s reputation being tarnished. As a result, they move to ensure Mr. Brown`s future influence in the household is kept in check.
1hr 45mins long