Movies and TV shows set in versailles

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in versailles ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, stylized, light, captivating and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with nudity (full frontal - brief), royal court, state affairs, love and romance, death, revolution, french revolution, politics, royal family and female nudity plots mostly in History, Drama and Romance genres shot in France, UK, USA and other countries.
versailles movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as versailles: Versailles (2015), The Royal Exchange (2017), A Little Chaos (2014), Marie Antoinette (2006), Ridicule (1996), Farewell, My Queen (2012), Angelique and the King (1966), Midnight in Paris (2011), Jefferson in Paris (1995), The Rose of Versailles (1979).

List of movies set in versailles

Versailles (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a young Louis XIV on his journey to become the most powerful monarch in Europe, from his battles with the fronde through his development into the Sun King. Historical and fictional characters guide us in a world of betrayal and ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized, intellectual ...
Plot: royal court, king, royal family, betrayal, intrigue, rivalry, ambition, palaces castles and temples, state affairs, political intrigue, graphic violence, rise to the top ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, versailles
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Versailles: The Dream of a King (2008)
Genre: Documentary, Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Docudrama about the life of Louis XIV nicknamed "the Sun King", the King of France who ran a glamorous court, expanded the borders of France, loved women and parties and built an incredible palace for himself - the Versailles.
Plot: king of france, palace, womanizer, construction, french history, reenactment, affair, king, royal court
Place: versailles
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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: child bride, king of france, gay, princess, union, intrigue, engagement, marriage engagement, reconciliation, monarchy, french history, palace intrigue ...
Time: 18th century
Place: versailles, spain, france
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A Little Chaos (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A landscape gardener is hired by famous architect Le Nôtre to construct the grand gardens at the palace of Versailles. As the two work on the palace, they find themselves drawn to each other and are thrown into rivalries within the court of King ...
Style: light, stylized, captivating, serious, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: royal court, gardener, aristocracy, jealousy, female protagonist, extramarital affair, unlikely partners, fall in love, intrigue, palaces castles and temples, infidelity, adultery ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century, 1930s, 70s, 1920s ...
Place: france, versailles, paris france, europe, england ...
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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 ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: historical character, queen, french history, princess, royal family, royal court, aristocracy, palaces castles and temples, french revolution, female protagonist, state affairs, french ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s
Place: france, versailles, paris france, vienna, austria ...
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Ridicule (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To get royal backing on a needed drainage project, a poor French lord must learn to play the delicate games of wit at court at Versailles.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Plot: royal court, footsie under the table, duel, intrigue, nudity (full frontal - brief), swamp, manipulation, bedroom, manipulations, ambition, society, court ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1780s
Place: versailles, france, england, paris france
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Farewell, My Queen (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the final days of the French Revolution.
Style: stylized, realistic, serious
Plot: royal court, master and servant, revolution, royal family, king, power relations, state affairs, lesbian subtext, society, life is a bitch, palaces castles and temples, downfall ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1700s
Place: versailles, france, europe, paris france
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Angelique and the King (1966)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Soon after her latest husband death, the King himself (Louis XIV) meets with our heroine and begs her to help convince the Persian Ambassador to agree to a treaty. However, what they didn't realize was that the handsome Persian was in fact a ...
Style: romantic, captivating, scenic, entertaining, stylized ...
Plot: high society, beauty, femme fatale, intrigue, danger, love and romance, king, passion, adventure, lovers, chase, attempted murder ...
Time: 17th century
Place: versailles, france
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Midnight in Paris (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from their own is better.
Style: feel good, stylized, witty, sentimental, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: time travel, bohemian life, literature, writer's life, painter, french, nostalgia, weirdo, writers, fall in love, midnight, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 19th century, contemporary, 1920s ...
Place: paris france, france, versailles, europe, montmartre paris
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Jefferson in Paris (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 139 min.
Story: His wife having recently died, Thomas Jefferson accepts the post of United States ambassador to pre-revolutionary France, though he finds it difficult to adjust to life in a country where the aristocracy subjugates an increasingly restless ...
Style: stylized, contemplative, realistic, serious, visually appealing ...
Plot: friendship, interracial relations, slavery, romance, ambassador, interracial romance, revolution, politics, couples, manners, political unrest, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1780s, 19th century
Place: paris france, france, versailles, europe, england ...
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The Rose of Versailles (1979)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Raised from birth as a man, the Lady Oscar commands the palace guards at Versailles in the years before the French Revolution. Her beauty and noble spirit make her a shining figure in the eyes of both men and women but she is torn between her chosen ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental
Plot: cross dressing, revolution, political unrest, social differences, royal family, royal court, state affairs, romance, dishonesty, moral dilemma, love affair, friendship ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, versailles, europe
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The Under-Gifted (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story centers around a graduating class of "less-gifted" students in a private Versailles high school. Only a miracle has brought the students this far along, and after a practical joke misfires and the whole school is dynamited, the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: prank, high school life, high school, disorder, youth, hardcase students, rebellion, rebelliousness, exam, private school, silly humor, coming of age ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, versailles, europe
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Lady Oscar (1979)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Oscar François de Jarjayes was born female, but her father insisted she be raised as a boy as he had no sons. She becomes the captain of the guards at Versailles under King Louis XVI and Marie Antonette. Her privileged, noble life comes under fire ...
Plot: sword fight, poverty, mistress, lie, royal court, french revolution, tomboy, nobility, strong female lead, revolution, duel, loss of wife ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: versailles, france
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Let Them Eat Cake (1999)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Let Them Eat Cake is a British sitcom that aired on BBC One in 1999. Starring Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders, it is one of the few programmes in which French and Saunders have appeared which they did not create themselves.
Style: parody, sitcom, alternative comedy
Plot: maid, palace, innuendo, aristocrat, wig, french revolution, homosexual, chateau, rivalry, aristocracy, satire, farce ...
Time: 1780s, 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, versailles
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The Lady and the Duke (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: This breathtaking, visually experimental film from New Wave director Eric Rohmer tells the true story of Grace Dalrymple Elliot (Lucy Russell), a British aristocrat trapped in Paris during the French Revolution. Determined to maintain her stiff ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, realistic, disturbing, clever ...
Plot: master and servant, french revolution, politics, aristocrat, battles, friendship, duke, rebelliousness, forbidden love, romance, society, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, 19th century
Place: paris france, france, versailles, europe, london ...
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The French Revolution (1989)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Canada, UK
Duration: 335 min.
Story: A history of the French Revolution from the decision of the king to convene the Etats-Generaux in 1789 in order to deal with France's debt problem. The first part of the movie tells the story from 1789 until August 10, 1792 (when the King Louis ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: french revolution, revolution, militant, rebellion, french history, fighting the system, state affairs, politics, downfall, against the odds, royal family, rebelliousness ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, 1780s
Place: europe, france, versailles, paris france
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Let Joy Reign Supreme (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: France, 1719. Louis 14th died four years ago, Philippe d'Orleans is the regent. He is a liberal and a libertine. His right-hand man, Dubois, an atheistic and cupid priest, as libertine as Philippe, tries to take advantage of a little rebellion ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: conspiracy, intrigue, politics, rebellion, revolution, battles, scandal, amputation, cannibal, priest, prisoner, deportation ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe, versailles, brittany, sardinia ...
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The Rise of Louis XIV (1966)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cardinal Mazarin dies, leaving a power vacuum in which the young Louis asserts his intention to govern as well as rule. Mazarin's fiscal advisor, Colbert, warns against Fouquet, the Superintendant who has been systematically looting the ...
Plot: king of france, musketeer, royal family, rise to power, political prisoner, royal court, power, medicine, fashion, deathbed, french history, government ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: versailles
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The Affair of the Necklace (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In pre-Revolutionary France, a young aristocratic woman left penniless by the political unrest in the country, must avenge her family's fall from grace by scheming to steal a priceless necklace.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, epic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, conspiracy, intrigue, romance, love and romance, state affairs, royal family, couple relations, couples, revenge, dishonesty, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s
Place: france, europe, versailles, paris france, england
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Miss Morison's Ghosts (1981)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two British women claim to have been thrown into a time warp where they saw Marie Antoinette as they were strolling through the gardens at Versailles Palace in France. After they tell their story to a psychic society, they find themselves the ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: time travel, paranormal, paranormal investigation, paranormal phenomena
Place: oxford university, versailles
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Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young boy and his dog, who happens to have a genius-level IQ, spring into action when their time-travel machine is stolen and moments in history begin to be changed.
Style: humorous, entertaining, witty, feel good, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, adventure, young heroes, time machine, talking dog, prodigy, sent to the past, family, adoption, computer animation, dog, time paradox ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2014, 1500s, 16th century ...
Place: egypt, usa, versailles, new york, italy ...
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The Black Book (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The story of the adventures, in the twilight of the eighteenth century, of a singular couple formed by a little orphan with mysterious origins and his young Italian nurse of a similarly uncertain birth. They lead us in their wake, from Rome to ...
Plot: napoleon bonaparte, male nudity, poisoned, cards, sea, actress playing multiple roles, singing, blood, female nudity, death, wig, bare breasts ...
Time: 18th century
Place: venice, paris france, versailles, vatican, lisbon portugal ...
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The King Is Dancing (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Music
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Louis XIV, the French sun-king has two passions, establishing absolute rule over the realm -after decades of religious/civil wars- by divine right and artistic brilliancy as a dancer
Style: atmospheric, stylized, baroque, realistic, serious ...
Plot: king of france, ballet, performer's life, royal family, prodigy, intrigue, love triangle, tragic love, infidelity, rise and fall, love and romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, versailles
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Hymn to Love (2009)
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Documentary in which nine gay couples of different ages talk about their lives, about the everyday joys and sorrows. Interviews not only in Italy but also in Paris, Berlin and Spain.
Style: lgbt cinema, tense, humorous, light, captivating
Plot: family relations, gay couple, lesbian mother, mother daughter relationship, marriage, gay marriage, gay interest, lesbian interest, lesbian couple, gay parent, children, gay ...
Place: europe, paris france, spain, versailles, palermo italy ...
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Les Paladins (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: France
Duration: 204 min.
Story: "Inspired by a fable by La Fontaine, [composer Jean-Philippe] Rameau produced perhaps his most brilliant music for his penultimate great work, blending reality and the surreal on several levels." — from the DVD back cover
Style: baroque
Plot: opera live performance, breakdance, stage performance, opera, rap, balloon, horse, metro, dancing, nudity (full frontal - brief), subway, live performance ...
Place: versailles, paris france
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Only God Sees Me (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Albert, a sound engineer who is chronically hesitant successively meets three charming young women who will, each in their own way, provoke and help him to get a better hold of himself.
Style: humorous, witty, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Plot: politics, buddies, aging, journalism, love and romance, opposites attract, romance, family relations, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, versailles
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Molière (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 260 min.
Story: Jean-Baptiste Poquelin is raised by his father and his grandfather because his mother dies when he's still very little. He works as a handyman, studies the law at a university and travels the country as an actor before he becomes the celebrated ...
Plot: female director, catholicism, starvation, fountain, father son conflict, censorship, king of france, gondola, rehearsal, farce, prince, theatrical troupe ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, versailles, paris france
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1914-1918 (1996)
Genre: Documentary, Biography, History, Sport, War
Country: UK, USA
TV show
Story: The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century is a 1996 documentary series that aired on PBS. It chronicles World War I over eight episodes. It was narrated by Dame Judi Dench in the UK and Salome Jens in the United States. The series won two ...
Plot: world war one, tank, war injury, theater, spiritualism, mutiny, african, anti semitism, baseball, blindness, reenactment, shell shock ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico, france, belgium, turkey, versailles
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Angelique: The Road to Versailles (1965)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Angelique (Michele Mercier) is saved by the king of the cutthroats (Giuliano Gemma) when she is endangered in the streets of Paris. After her hero is killed, she has many amorous affairs and becomes a successful businesswoman in this costume-drama ...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: adventurer, strong female presence, sexual content, love affair, woman in danger, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), escapades, romance, adventure, danger, love and romance ...
Time: 17th century
Place: paris france, europe, france, versailles
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Beaumarchais the Scoundrel (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Beaumarchais the Scoundrel is a biopic film based on the life of the French playwright, financier and spy Pierre Beaumarchais depicting his activities during the American War of Independence and his authorship of the Figaro trilogy of plays.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: introspection, love triangle, social differences, couple relations, infidelity, human nature, political unrest, tragic love, celebrity culture, performer's life, couples, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1780s, 1770s
Place: france, europe, versailles, london, paris france
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