Great Royalty Films!
Is Ingrid Bergman really the daughter of Czar Nicholas? With Yul Brynner and Helen Hayes.
Cate Blanchett's Oscar-nominated performance as the naive and vibrant princess who becomes the stubborn and knowing queen is both severe and sympathetic.
Shakespeare tragedy. The Prince of Denmark is torn with emotions when his father dies and his mother remarries.
By William Shakespeare.
Shakespeare tragedy. A timeless tale of greed and lust for power.
Based on the true story of the girl who found herself Queen of England for nine days at age 16, Lady Jane is historical romance at its bittersweet best. Starring Helena Bonham Carter.
The Last Emperor
Bernardo Bertolucci does the nearly impossible with this sweeping, grand epic that tells a very personal tale. The story is a dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the emperors of China.
The Madness of King George
Starring Nigel Hawthorne as King George III, the British monarch who lost the American colonies.
Starring Norma Shearer and Tyrone Power.
A romantic drama in the Masterpiece Theater vein, this John Madden film looks at the relationship between Queen Victoria and John Brown, a commoner who, though a servant, becomes her closest friend and confidant. Starring Judi Dench.
Nicholas and Alexandra
The tragic story of Nicholas II, the last Czar of Russia.
The Private Life of Henry VIII
Starring: Charles Laughton, Robert Donat. Director: Alexander Korda
Starring Greta Garbo, John Gilbert.
Shakespeare tragedy. The deformed and evil Richard Gloucester schemes to take over the throne.
Audrey Hepburn plays a princess on a tour of Rome who meets dashing Gregory Peck, an American reporter. Ian McLellan Hunter and Dalton Trumbo won an Oscar for Motion Picture Story.
The Virgin Queen
Bette Davis plays Elizabeth I.
Chronicles the life of queen Elizabeth I, before she became the queen. With Jean Simmons, Stewart Granger, Deborah Kerr, Charles Laughton.
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