When women ruled the world If you like history don’t see this film, it will irritate you beyond words. Very loosely based on the turbulent events of the late 1500s, it is a postmodern, diversity-obsessed muddle. Malcolm MacGregor, Ipswich Mary (Saorise Ronin) | photo: IMDB MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS Directed by Josie Rourke Cert 15. 124 mins subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.