* AwardSnub: Many was surprised that Emily Blunt did not get an Oscar nomination. As a highly respected actress who has never conformed to traditional OscarBait, many felt the Academy would recognise her for this one.
* SugarWiki/FunnyMoments: After being instructed by their uncle Leopold about Victoria's tastes, Albert greets her at their first meeting and awkwardly shoehorns in that he was reading her favorite novel on the way. His brother elbows him.
* HilariousInHindsight: Jim Broadbent has now played Queen Victoria's uncle and [[BlackadderSS2BlackaddersChristmasCarol husband]].