Movies like The Last Princess

If you like "The Last Princess" you are looking for movies about / with princess, mental institution, spy, royal family, exile, arranged marriage and japanese occupation themes of Action, Biography and Drama genre shot in South Korea.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
The Last Princess (2016)
The Last Princess (2016)
Original name: 덕혜옹주
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Under the oppressive Japanese colonial rule, Deok-hye, the last Princess of the declining Joseon Dynasty, is forced to move to Japan. She spends her days missing home, while struggling to maintain dignity as a princess. After a series of failed tries, Deok-hye makes her final attempt to return home with help of her childhood sweetheart, Jang-han.
Plot: princess, mental institution, spy, royal family, exile, arranged marriage, japanese occupation

Most similar movies to The Last Princess

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and stylized films with plots about princess, royal family, state affairs, arranged marriage, marriage, idealism and king mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like The Last Princess: Ludwig II (2012), Soraya (2003), The Age of Shadows (2016), Marie Antoinette (2006), Eternal Wave (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ludwig II (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A dramatic retelling of the life of Ludwig II, King of Bavaria, one of the most fascinating monarchs of modern times. From his accession to the throne at the age of 18 to his passionate support of Richard Wagner and his music. From his ingenuous ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: king, suicide, tragic hero, power relations, royal family, palaces castles and temples, state affairs, downfall, royal court, idealism, princess, visionary ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s, 1860s
Place: bavaria, europe, germany, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
Soraya (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Biopic of Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari, the second wife of the last Shah of Iran, who was overthrown in the 1979's Islamic Revolution.
Plot: second wife, princess
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
Mary: The Making of a Princess (2015)
Genre: Biography
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: This is the story of a fateful encounter and the life-changing choices that led to one of Australia's and the world's most recognisable and romantic love stories.
Plot: love, danish, princess, prince, royal family, love letter
Place: denmark, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
Diana: A Tribute to the People's Princess (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Indeed a tribute, this movie tells the story of Princess Diana's last year, from May 1996 to her fatal accident in August 1997. It focuses on her love affairs with a Pakistani heart surgeon and with Dodi Al Fayed, on her battle with the press, ...
Plot: prince, princess, marriage proposal, british royal family, portrait, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
Movie in collections
The Age of Shadows (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Set in the late 1920s, The Age of Shadows follows the cat-and-mouse game that unfolds between a group of resistance fighters trying to bring in explosives from Shanghai to destroy key Japanese facilities in Seoul, and Japanese agents trying to stop ...
Plot: japanese occupation, resistance, spy, train, neo noir, torture
Time: 1920s
Place: korea, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
Marie Antoinette (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The retelling of France's iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and ultimately the fall of Versailles.
Style: realistic, factual, colourful, melancholic, stylized ...
Plot: queen, french history, historical character, royal family, princess, royal court, french, palaces castles and temples, state affairs, french revolution, politics, siblings relations ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s
Place: france, versailles, austria, paris france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
The Princess of Montpensier (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Set in the high courts of 16th Century France, where the wars of religion between Catholics and Protestants are raging. Marie de Mézières, a beautiful young aristocrat, is in love with Henri de Guise, but her hand in marriage is promised to the ...
Style: serious, emotional, stylized, captivating, touching ...
Plot: forbidden love, love affair, royal court, princess, heir heiress, aristocracy, society, love, royal family, french history, love and romance, passion ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
Charles and Diana: Unhappily Ever After (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Biography - First telecast in 1982, this drama picks up the story of Prince Charles (Roger Rees) and Lady Diana (Catherine Oxenberg) as their marriage begins to fall apart and follows it through to the royal couple's very public divorce. ...
Plot: extramarital affair, queen of england, scandal, marriage, prince, queen, princess, british royal family
⇓ similarity ⇓
Movie in collections
Eternal Wave (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eternal Wave 密战 is a Chinese film set during the anti-Japanese occupation era starring Aaron Kwok, Zhao Li Ying and Zhang Han. It follows the main protagonist Lin Xiang who is a spy working underground to reestablish what was destroyed ruing the ...
Plot: world war two, spy, communist, japanese occupation, sino japanese war, espionage
Place: shanghai china, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
The Last Emperor (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, Italy, China, France
Duration: 163 min.
Story: A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation ...
Style: epic, emotional, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: arranged marriage, communism, suicide attempt, emperor, teacher, childhood, confession, interrogation, divorce, empress, arson, royal family ...
Time: 1910s, 1940s, 1950s, 1930s, 1920s ...
Place: china, asia, japan, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
Diana: Her True Story (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Television film telling the story of Diana, Princess of Wales, based on the publication of the same name by Andrew Morton.
Plot: unhappiness, troubled marriage, scandal, british royal family, extramarital affair, queen, marriage, prince, princess
Place: britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
Hell in the Aegean (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Spain, Greece, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The picture is set during Battle of Greece and Crete Battle in 1941, after the fall of the mainland when the Germans entered Athens.
Plot: spy, world war two, british, resistance, paratrooper, greek, army
Time: year 1941
Place: battleship, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
The Queen (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, France, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Queen is an intimate behind the scenes glimpse at the interaction between HM Elizabeth II and Prime Minister Tony Blair during their struggle, following the death of Diana, to reach a compromise between what was a private tragedy for the Royal ...
Style: thought provoking, factual, emotional, compassionate, talky ...
Plot: queen, royal family, historical character, head of state, queen of england, paparazzi, politics, british royal family, pride and honor, death in the family, rules and policies, private vs public ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: england, buckingham palace, europe, paris france, scottish highlands ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
Jodhaa Akbar (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 213 min.
Story: Jodhaa Akbar is a sixteenth century love story about a marriage of alliance that gave birth to true love between a great Mughal Emperor, Akbar and a Rajput princess, Jodhaa.
Style: epic, serious, captivating, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: true love, love and romance, royal family, culture clash, royal court, emperor, ruler, politics, dishonesty, bollywood, win over, princess ...
Time: 16th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
The Tower (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 121 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve at Tower Sky, an ultra-luxurious building complex, a White Christmas party is held to dazzle its equally high-end tenants and VIP guests. Dae-ho, the manager of the building and single father, is forced to cancel plans with his ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, danger, firemen, survival, skyscraper, fire, helicopter, self sacrifice, love, single father, confined, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seoul, asia, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
The Royal Exchange (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Belgium, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1721, the Regent of France, wanting to seal the peace with Spain, offers to the Spanish King, a marriage between their respective heirs: Louis XV, age 11, and Maria Anna Victoria, the 4-year-old Spanish infanta. The Regent of France also offers ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, scenic, thought provoking
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: king of france, child bride, princess, gay, monarchy, intrigue, union, marriage engagement, reconciliation, french history, arranged marriage, boat ...
Time: 18th century
Place: versailles, france, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
Henry V (1989)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Gritty adaption of William Shakespeare's play about the English King's bloody conquest of France.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: battles, kingdom, war, politics, royal family, medieval, love and romance, military, mistress, state affairs, tragedy, king ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: france, europe, england, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
The White Princess (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of Elizabeth of York, the White Queen's daughter, and her marriage to the Lancaster victor, Henry VII. Based on the Philippa Gregory book of the same name.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, captivating, disturbing, exciting
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: princess, arranged marriage, british royal family, monarchy, loveless marriage, palace intrigue, secrets, romance, dual role, dishonesty, court intrigue
Time: 15th century, 1500s, 16th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
Movie in collections
Diana (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Sweden, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During the last two years of her life, Princess Diana (Naomi Watts) campaigns against the use of land mines and has a secret love affair with a Pakistani heart surgeon (Naveen Andrews).
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, captivating, serious
Plot: royal family, paparazzi, princess, british royal family, couple relations, tragic love, love affair, secret love, state affairs, society, charity, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, england, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
Neruda (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Chile
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The speech called "Yo Acuso", 1948, resulted in Pablo Neruda went underground for 13 months, and began an intensive search of the political police of the time against him.
Plot: poetry, nobel prize, exile, poet
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
Princess (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Happier than the rest of us?
Plot: suicide, childhood trauma, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, treatment, suicide attempt, patient, mental patient, mental health, lobotomy, alcoholic, childhood ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
The Legend of Bhagat Singh (2002)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The Legend of Bhagat Singh is a 2002 Indian historical biographical film about Bhagat Singh, a freedom fighter who fought for Indian independence.It shows in detail how Singh came to develop his views on the British Raj and his struggle for Indian ...
Style: realistic, tense, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: police brutality, patriotism, idealism, atrocity, terrorism, social decay, deadly, fighting the system, state affairs, life is a bitch, arranged marriage, danger ...
Time: 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
Operation Chromite (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers fight in the Korean War's crucial Battle of Incheon.
Plot: korean war, spy
Time: 1950s
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
Movie in collections
Fighter in the Wind (2004)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An account of karate competitor Choi Yeung-Eui who went to Japan after World War II to become a fighter pilot but found a very different path instead. He changed his name to Masutatsu Oyama and went across the country, defeating martial artists one ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, atrocity, fight for supremacy, fall in love, opponent, love and romance, heroes, master warrior, contests and competitions, rivalry, ambition, good samaritan ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 30s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: korea, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
Pretty Princess (1993)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A princess from a Nordic European country(Snellenburgh) is obligated to marry the boy her family chose. She escapes and discovers love in the arms of a beautiful swimming teacher(Bova).
Plot: princess, wedding, marriage, kidnapping, arranged marriage
⇓ similarity ⇓
The Young Victoria (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: From Academy Award® winners Graham King and Martin Scorsese, along with the makers of Gosford Park and The Departed, comes the story of Queen Victoria’s early rise to power. From an object of a royal power-struggle to her romantic courtship and ...
Style: touching, realistic, factual, romantic, dramatic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: royal family, queen victoria, aristocracy, queen, period piece, couple relations, love and romance, queen of england, marriage, royal court, politics, destiny ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1820s, 1840s, 1830s ...
Place: england, buckingham palace, london, europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
008: Operation Exterminate (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy, Egypt
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The British Secret Service sends agent 006 (Alberto Lupo) to Cairo, to collaborate with an American colleague in searching for a stolen anti-radar device. Arriving in Egypt, he finds that agent 008 is actually an attractive female (played by Ingrid ...
Plot: spy, government agent, female spy, double agent, female agent, helicopter, explosion, eurospy
⇓ similarity ⇓
Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Before Dawn charts the years of exile in the life of famous Jewish Austrian writer Stefan Zweig, his inner struggle for the "right attitude" towards the events in war torn Europe and his search for a new home.
Style: based on true events
Plot: third reich, literature, year 1936, husband wife relationship, judaism, exile, ex husband ex wife relationship, male protagonist
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set during the Silla dynasty, Sam Maekjong is the son of the fallen king and present queen regent, Jiso, but he has been kept in hiding for protection ever since he was a young boy, when his father was murdered. Over the years the powerful nobles ...
Plot: royal family, romance, coming of age, youth, sword, brotherhood, king, princess, warrior, martial arts, nobility
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
The Lion in Winter (1968)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: 1183 AD: King Henry II's three sons all want to inherit the throne, but he won't commit to a choice. They and his wife variously plot to force him.
Style: realistic, stylized, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Plot: king, mistress, queen, christmas, power struggle, political intrigue, infidelity, throne, castle, royal family, rivalry, state affairs ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: france, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
Related movie lists