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The Crown Prince (2006)
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The Crown Prince (2006)
Original name: Kronprinz Rudolf
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Austria, France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A great Empire, once famous for its enlightened traditions, is taken over by a ruthless political establishment. Religious fundamentalists and national separatists are tearing at the fabric of its liberal society. Under the influence of his conservative advisors, the Emperor fails to initiate the reforms that could save the Empire from annihilation. One man alone can avert the cataclysm to come. The year is 1888 and the 600-year-old Empire of Austria-Hungary is at a cross-road of history. Crown-Prince Rudolf, son of fabled Empress Sisi, the most beautiful woman of her time, is the man with the vision and the ability to lead his Empire into the 20th century. Yet his enemies, the all-powerful Prime Minister first and foremost, scheme to isolate Rudolf from his father and from access to power. Against the backdrop of one of the most dangerous, exciting and colorful periods in history, at the dawn of the modern age...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, epic
Plot: royal family, family relations, betrayal, forbidden love, politics, parents and children, couples, state affairs, emperor, love and romance, fall in love, intrigue, tragic love, love affair, social differences, infidelity, political unrest, tragic hero, dishonesty, couple relations, empress, royalty, parent child relationship, heroes, romance ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s
Place: austria, europe, vienna

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and emotional films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, infidelity, couple relations, dishonesty and state affairs mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like The Crown Prince: Mayerling (1968), Ludwig (1973), Queen Margot (1994), Anna and the King (1999), Mad Love (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mayerling (1968)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria (Omar Sharif) clashes with his father, Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria (James Mason), over implementing progressive policies for their country. Ava Gardner plays his mother Empress Elisabeth. Rudolf soon feels he is ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: forbidden love, royal family, tragic love, infidelity, revolution, politics, romance, rebelliousness, fall in love, hopes, state affairs, society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: austria, england, italy, europe, venice ...
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Ludwig (1973)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, West Germany, Monaco
Duration: 238 min.
Story: A history of Ludwig, king of Bavaria, from his crowning in 1864 until his death in 1886.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: royal family, empress, politics, betrayal, friendship, downfall, state affairs, tragic hero, family life, love affair, decadence, lgbt ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, 1870s, 1880s
Place: europe, austria, southern germany, munich germany, bavaria
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Queen Margot (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 159 min.
Story: The night of August 24, 1572, is known as the Massacre of St. Bartholomew. In France a religious war is raging. In order to impose peace a forced wedding is arranged between Margot de Valois, sister of the immature Catholic King Charles IX, and the ...
Style: epic, sexy, atmospheric, bleak, unusual plot structure ...
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Anna and the King (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: The story of the romance between the King of Siam (now Thailand) and the widowed British school teacher Anna Leonowens during the 1860s. Anna teaches the children and becomes romanced by the King. She convinces him that a man can be loved by just ...
Style: romantic, captivating, serious, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
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Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: asia, thailand, southeast asia, england, burma
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Mad Love (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain, Italy, Portugal, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The love story who transformed Juana I de Castilla, Queen of Spain, into Juana "The mad". The tragic fate of a Queen madly in love to an unfaithful husband, Felipe el Hermoso, Archduke of Austria.
Style: sexy, melancholic, stylized, captivating, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, obsession, royal family, infidelity, intrigue, love and romance, politics, tragic hero, dishonesty, state affairs, rivalry, society ...
Time: 1920s, middle ages, 15th century, 16th century, 18th century
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Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: During China's Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his eldest. Now his control over his dominion is complete, including the royal family itself.
Style: sexy, colourful, absurd, captivating, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, royal family, forbidden love, empress, incest, dysfunctional family, sword fight, empire, fight, kung fu, execution ...
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Grace of Monaco (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story of former Hollywood star Grace Kelly's crisis of marriage and identity, during a political dispute between Monaco's Prince Rainier III and France's Charles De Gaulle, and a looming French invasion of Monaco in the early ...
Style: realistic, stylized, sentimental, sincere, captivating ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: monaco, monte carlo, europe, french riviera
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Romeo and Juliet (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Director Franco Zeffirelli's beloved version of one of the most well-known love stories in the English language. Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet fall in love against the wishes of their feuding families. Driven by their passion, the young ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sweet, colourful, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens
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Catherine the Great (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Henry VIII (2003)
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Country: UK
Duration: 193 min.
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Style: realistic, captivating, serious
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Lady Caroline Lamb (1972)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Lady Caroline Lamb, dissatisfied in her marriage, has an affair with the dashing Romantic poet Lord Byron.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual
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42%
Bertie and Elizabeth (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 99 min.
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Style: touching, realistic, serious
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Talk of Angels (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Young Catherine (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, Canada, Soviet Union, Germany, Italy
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Place: russia
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, UK, Italy, Norway, Iceland
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The Far Pavilions (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 315 min.
TV show
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Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious
Plot: interracial relations, forbidden love, love and romance, rise to the top, heroes, society, romance, politics, intrigue, state affairs, opposites attract, betrayal ...
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The Queen's Sister (2005)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, captivating, entertaining
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Time: 60s, 50s, 70s
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Desire (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: stylized, sentimental, captivating, serious, realistic
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36%
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Genre: Drama, History, Romance
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Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1920s Ireland, an elderly couple reside over a tired country estate. Living with them are their high-spirited niece, their Oxford student nephew, and married house guests, who are trying to cover up that they are presently homeless. The niece ...
Style: emotional, gloomy, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: attempted rape, murder, world war one, ira, war, power relations, couples, infidelity, rich and poor, love triangle, social differences, political unrest ...
Time: 1920s
Place: ireland, europe, england
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36%
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Sentimental Destinies (2000)
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Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 180 min.
Story: In late nineteenth century Charante, Protestant minister Jean Barnery causes local disquiet when he arranges a separation from his obsessive wife...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching, gloomy
Plot: family business, factory, divorce, social differences, forbidden love, love affair, society, crumbling marriage, romance, couples, infidelity, tragic love ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, year 1929
Place: switzerland, paris france, france, europe
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Belle du Seigneur (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: English-language adaptation of Albert Cohen's epic Swiss tale of a tortured love affair between a high-ranking Jewish official and the protestant wife of one of his employees.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, serious
Plot: tragic love, sexual content, cheating wife, love affair, romance, love triangle, infidelity, love and romance, forbidden love, society, social differences, state affairs ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe
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The Soong Sisters (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Japan, China
Duration: 145 min.
Story: The Soong family was a political dynasty in China that reached the highest levels of power. This film follows the lives of the three Soong daughters, who were educated in America and returned to China. Ai-ling (the oldest) married a wealthy and ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, realistic, stylized, serious ...
Plot: chinese history, tragic love, politics, family relations, ambition, strong female presence, political unrest, love and romance, unfulfillment, death wish, siblings relations, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century
Place: china, beijing china, asia
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35%
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Scarlett (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Austria
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: The greatest love story ever told began with Gone with the Wind and continues in this sweeping epic sequel, as Scarlett, Rhett and a host of unforgettable characters go from tragedy to triumph in an action-packed saga of international scope
Style: serious, romantic, captivating, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, romance, parents and children, couples, couple relations, family relations, society, fall in love, infidelity, civil war, star crossed lovers, reconciliation ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1870s
Place: europe, ireland, london, england, georgia ...
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The Affair of the Necklace (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
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Style: factual, realistic, atmospheric, serious, epic ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
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34%
The Invisible Woman (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1857, at the height of his fame and fortune, novelist and social critic Charles Dickens meets and falls in love with teenage stage actress Nelly Ternan. As she becomes the focus of his heart and mind, as well as his muse, painful secrecy is the ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, serious, realistic, feminist film ...
Plot: charles dickens, older man younger woman relationship, love affair, writer's life, marital discord, celebrity, secret, scandal, father son relationship, actress, forbidden love, introspection ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1850s
Place: england, london, europe
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34%
The Other Boleyn Girl (2003)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the controversial novel by Philippa Gregory, "The Other Boleyn Girl" is a fictionalised account of the life of Lady Mary Boleyn (Natascha McElhone) who becomes mistress to England's king, Henry VIII (Jared Harris), before ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, stylized, sexy
Plot: renaissance, royal family, mistress, tudors, sister, infidelity, blind ambition, intrigue, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, royal court, rise to the top ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, england
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33%