The theme of GPLD's One Book, One Community initiative is unlikely friendships. This month's film, Victoria & Abdul, tells about history's most unlikely friendship. Abdul Karim arrives from India to participate in Queen Victoria's golden jubilee. The young clerk is surprised to find favor with the Queen. As Victoria questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance that her household and inner circle try to destroy. Released in 2017. Rated PG-13. 1hr 51min.