Well, it’s done. Ten hours of Stiff Upper Lips and Cut-Glass Accents. But if your Netflix queue is already unmanageable, here’s a brief rundown.
S1, E10: ‘Gloriana’
In which Elizabeth should really ask for her money back from Eton.
S1, E9: ‘Assassins’
If you love horse porn and Churchill, you’re in luck.
S1, E8: ‘Pride& Joy’
In which Elizabeth loses her damn mind, and I guess we have to care about the Queen Mum now?
S1, E7: ‘Scientia Potentia Est’
In which Elizabeth kicks so much ass, only Beyonce lyrics will do.
S1, E6: ‘Gelignite’
In which Elizabeth once again lets down someone she loves.
S1, E5: ‘Smoke and Mirrors’
If you watch no other hour of this show, watch this one.
S1, E4: ‘Act of God’
In which a yellow fog rubs its back upon a constitutional crisis
S1, E3: ‘Windsor’
In which The Crown asks ‘What’s in a name?’
S1, E2: ‘Hyde Park Corner’
In which a woman climbs up a tree a Princess and comes down a Queen, and I’m still not quite sure why it matters