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The White Princess (2017)
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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: arranged marriage, monarchy, princess, british royal family, loveless marriage, palace intrigue, royalty, secrets, romance, dishonesty, dual role, medieval, court intrigue, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 15th century, 1500s, 16th century
Place: england

Most similar movies to The White Princess

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, realistic and stylized films and TV series with plots about royal family, royalty, queen, society, state affairs, king and dishonesty mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like The White Princess: The Tudors (2007), Harlots (2017), The Crown (2016), The Hollow Crown (2012), Jamestown (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The White Queen (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of the Wars of the Roses, the series is the story of the women caught up in the protracted conflict for the throne of England.
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: queen, royal court, monarchy, royal family, aristocracy, king, love and romance, intrigue, betrayal, throne, palaces castles and temples, rise to the top ...
Time: 15th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 8.1
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The Tudors (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Tudors is a history-based drama series following the young, vibrant King Henry VIII, a competitive and lustful monarch who navigates the intrigues of the English court and the human heart with equal vigor and justifiable suspicion.
Style: stylized, captivating, serious, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: queen, royal court, historical character, king, royal family, intrigue, love triangle, couple relations, throne, betrayal, siblings relations, power struggle ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s, renaissance
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Spanish Princess (2019)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: The beautiful Spanish princess, Catherine of Aragon, navigates the royal lineage of England with an eye on the throne.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Plot: royal court, king, royal family, queen of england, intrigue, rivalry, dishonesty, historical figure, death, ambition, family, culture clash ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: england, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
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Harlots (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Brothel owner, Margaret Wells, struggles to raise her daughters in London during the 18th century.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, captivating, thought provoking, twists and turns
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: brothel, brothel madam, rivalry, prostitution, businesswoman, woman, rival, class differences, prostitute, loose woman, period piece
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.7
 113K
The Crown (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: The gripping, decades-spanning inside story of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Prime Ministers who shaped Britain's post-war destiny. The Crown tells the inside story of two of the most famous addresses in the world – Buckingham ...
Style: clever, atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: royal family, british royal family, british history, monarchy, queen, winston churchill, prime minister, woman, monarch, power, politics, palace intrigue ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: england, buckingham palace, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Hollow Crown (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Hollow Crown is a series of British television films featuring William Shakespeare's History Plays. The first Season is an adaptation of Shakespeare's second historical tetralogy, the Henriad: Richard II, Henry IV, Part I and Henry ...
Style: serious, captivating, epic, stylized, harsh ...
Plot: royal family, king, prince, battles, power struggle, political intrigue, betrayal, queen, rivalry, politics, historical character, dishonesty ...
Time: 15th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Jamestown (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The early 17th Century story of three courageous, dynamic women who leave their dark pasts behind in England, and make the journey of a lifetime across the ocean for a new life in America.
Style: atmospheric, suspense, realistic, disturbing, melancholic
Plot: colony, society, love affair, working class family, intrigue, women, conspiracy
Time: 17th century, 1600s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Wolf Hall (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
Story: England in the 1520s is a heartbeat from disaster. If the King dies without a male heir, the country could be destroyed by civil war. Henry VIII wants to annul his marriage of twenty years and marry Anne Boleyn. The Pope and most of Europe oppose ...
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Plot: rise to the top, political intrigue, royal family, manipulation, state affairs, manipulations, ambition, blind ambition, society, dishonesty, betrayal, politics ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
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Elizabeth R (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Elizabeth Tudor comes to the throne, her (male) advisors know she has to marry. Doesn't she?
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, factual
Plot: queen elizabeth i, queen, political conspiracy, royal family, throne, palace intrigue, betrayal, state affairs, dishonesty, political unrest, rise to the top, couple relations ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Ekaterina (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The life of the Russian Empress Ekaterina II (Catherine the Great), a German born princess who came to Russia as bride for the young Peter III, chosen by his aunt Elisabeth, and who, once she came into power, transformed the Russian empire.
Style: lyrical, romantic, touching, sentimental
Plot: russian empire, royal family, royal court, russian history, loveless marriage, coup d'etat, empress, palace intrigue, heir to the throne, royalty, aunt, arranged marriage
Time: 18th century
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Mary Queen of Scots (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The life and death of the Scottish monarch.
Style: stylized, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: royal family, political intrigue, head of state, royal court, betrayal, political unrest, state affairs, palaces castles and temples, queen, monarchy, strong female presence, british royal family ...
Time: 16th century
Place: scotland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 540 min.
Story: On his deathbed, King Henry VIII recalls how he wooed and wed his six wives - and disposed of five of them - in a bid to secure the succession to the throne with a male heir. Despite his many marriages and the crowded court, Henry remains ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, stylized
Plot: intrigue, king, royal court, palaces castles and temples, remarry, strong female presence, family problems, couples, dishonesty, ruler, crumbling marriage, love and romance ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, union, intrigue, engagement, reconciliation, marriage engagement, french history, palace intrigue ...
Time: 18th century
Place: versailles, spain, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 23K
Camelot (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Ireland, USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Camelot is a historical-fantasy-drama television series based on the Arthurian legend, was produced by Graham King, Morgan O'Sullivan and Michael Hirst.
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, serious, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, king arthur, wizards and magicians, royal family, legends and myths, state affairs, heroic mission, danger, throne, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last Kingdom (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A show of heroic deeds and epic battles with a thematic depth that embraces politics, religion, warfare, courage, love, loyalty and our universal search for identity. Combining real historical figures and events with fictional characters, it is the ...
Style: realistic, epic, captivating, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: battles, king, kingdom, danger, rivalry, escapades, british, vengeance, castle, heroes, political unrest, viking ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Gunpowder (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: England, 1603. Elizabeth I is dead and King James of Scotland has taken the throne. With the country at war with catholic Spain, English catholics are persecuted and priests caught saying mass are punished with death. Several attempts have already ...
Style: factual, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: king of england, planned murder, activist, catholic priest, catholic, parliament, treason, religion, execution, british history, british royal family, catholicism ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, scotland, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 320
Mata Hari (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Russia, Portugal, Ukraine
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A sex icon becomes a spy during one of the most important wars of the 20th century.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, emotional, disturbing
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, espionage, working undercover, undercover, danger, dishonesty, tragic hero, seductress, strong female presence, dancer, spy
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1900s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Six Wives with Lucy Worsley (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In an ambitious and groundbreaking approach to drama and history featuring dramatic reconstruction, historian Lucy Worsley time travels back to the Tudor Court to witness some of the most dramatic moments in the lives of Henry VIII's six wives.
Plot: british history, palace intrigue, arranged marriage, british royal family, royalty, catholic church, castle, religion, palace, card playing, divorce, king of england
Time: 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 196
Elizabeth I (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Elizabeth I may be remembered as the greatest monarch to rule England, but during her lifetime she was beset by enemies and hers was a life of constant battling.
Plot: queen, british history, palace intrigue, royal family, queen elizabeth i, royalty, reconstruction, rivalry, throne, historian, reenactment, power ...
Time: 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Tree With Deep Roots (2011)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: South Korea
Story: Deep Rooted Tree is a 2011 South Korean television series starring Jang Hyuk, Shin Se-kyung and Han Suk-kyu. Based on the novel of the same title by Lee Jeong-myeong, it aired on SBS from October 5 to December 22, 2011 on Wednesdays and Thursdays at ...
Style: captivating, psychological, factual, tense
Plot: joseon dynasty, murder investigation, murder, power struggle, palace intrigue, political conspiracy, secret organization, king, revenge, palace, rivalry, injury ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.3
 1K
Aristocrats (1999)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 300 min.
Story: Based on a true story, Aristocrats draws back the curtain on an 18th century English family near the summit of society, revealing a tapestry of romance, prejudice, infidelity, and revolution.
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: master and servant, politics, rich and poor, family relations, royal family, romance, state affairs, siblings relations, high society, society, power relations, intrigue ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, georgian era
Place: england, ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
11%
Edward & Mrs. Simpson (1978)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: While still the Prince of Wales, the future Edward VIII meets the married American socialite, Wallis Simpson. Their relationship causes furor in the palace and in parliament, especially when King George V dies, Mrs. Simpson gets divorced, and King ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, captivating
Plot: relationship vs career, state affairs, family relations, power relations, politics, social differences, moral dilemma, society, true love, clergy, follow your dream, romance ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Pillars of the Earth (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Canada, UK, Hungary
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Pillars of the Earth is an eight-part 2010 TV miniseries, adapted from Ken Follett's novel of the same name.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, atmospheric, intense ...
Plot: medieval, ambition, power struggle, state affairs, religions or cults, manipulations, catholic church, royal family, throne, heir heiress, power relations, rivals ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 8.2
 21K
Victoria (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of Queen Victoria, who came to the throne at a time of great economic turbulence and resurgent republicanism – and died 64 years later the head of the largest empire the world had ever seen, having revitalised the throne’s public image ...
Style: realistic, romantic, touching, factual, based on true events ...
Plot: british history, queen victoria, monarchy, royal family, queen of england, european history, queen, palace intrigue, power, prime minister, husband wife relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1830s
Place: britain, buckingham palace, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The First Churchills (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Based on Winston Churchill's biography of his ancestors.
Style: epic, serious, captivating, stylized, realistic
Plot: politics, parents and children, society, family tradition, family life, leadership, royal family, soldier, military, family relations, ambition, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.4
 90K
Elizabeth (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of the ascension to the throne and the early reign of Queen Elizabeth the First, the endless attempts by her council to marry her off, the Catholic hatred of her and her romance with Lord Robert Dudley.
Style: stylized, epic, realistic, factual, captivating ...
Plot: queen, queen elizabeth i, historical character, british history, royal court, british royal family, monarchy, political intrigue, politics, rise to the top, treason, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 16th century, 18th century
Place: england, europe, scotland, paris france, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Victoria & Albert (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The passionate love story that was Queen Victoria and Prince Albert's lengthy marriage. Beginning in 1837, the year of King William IV's death and 18-year-old Victoria's ascension to the throne, the series charts the tumultuous period ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: queen victoria, royal family, husband wife relationship, love and romance, head of state, british empire, state affairs, royal court, couple relations, romance, political unrest, rise to the top ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.6
 50
Vanity Fair (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Adaptation of William Makepeace Thackeray's novel. The first colour production from the BBC.
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, realistic
Plot: manipulation, satire, couple relations, love and romance, rich and poor, power relations, life turned upside down, manipulations, romance, blind ambition, rise to the top, ambition ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Gunpowder, Treason & Plot (2004)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 205 min.
Story: A BBC miniseries based loosely on the lives of Mary, Queen of Scots, and her son James I of England.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: royal family, monarchy, power, treason, conspiracy, rivalry, betrayal, murder, public execution, king, execution, horse riding ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, touching, captivating ...
Plot: british history, frame up, infidelity, ambition, king, betrayal, romance, politics, love and romance, couple relations, blind ambition, state affairs ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, 1500s, 1930s, 18th century ...
Place: england, europe, britain, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%