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, captivating, sexy and light films and TV shows about / with female nudity, king, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, royal court, love and romance, intrigue, husband wife relationship, adultery and dancing plots mostly in Drama, History and Romance genres shot in France, UK, Italy and other countries.
versailles movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as versailles: Versailles (2015), A Little Chaos (2014), The Royal Exchange (2017), Farewell, My Queen (2012), Marie Antoinette (2006), Angelique and the King (1966), Ridicule (1996), The Rose of Versailles (1979), Lady Oscar (1979), Jefferson in Paris (1995).

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, intellectual, stylized ...
Plot: royal court, royal family, king, betrayal, palaces castles and temples, intrigue, ambition, state affairs, political intrigue, graphic violence, rivalry, 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: womanizer, palace, affair, king of france, king, reenactment, french history, construction, royal court
Place: versailles
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A Little Chaos (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 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: stylized, captivating, serious, light, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: royal court, gardener, extramarital affair, jealousy, infidelity, female protagonist, aristocracy, unlikely partners, palaces castles and temples, fall in love, intrigue, adultery ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century, 1930s, 70s, 1920s ...
Place: versailles, france, paris france, europe, england ...
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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: king of france, child bride, princess, gay, intrigue, union, engagement, marriage engagement, reconciliation, french history, monarchy, spanish history ...
Time: 18th century
Place: versailles, france, spain
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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, serious, realistic
Plot: royal court, master and servant, revolution, royal family, french revolution, power relations, state affairs, society, life is a bitch, palaces castles and temples, downfall, queen ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1780s
Place: versailles, europe, france, paris france
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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: queen, historical character, french history, royal family, princess, palaces castles and temples, royal court, french revolution, french, female protagonist, state affairs, politics ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s
Place: france, versailles, paris france, austria, vienna ...
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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: captivating, romantic, scenic, entertaining, stylized ...
Plot: high society, beauty, femme fatale, love and romance, danger, intrigue, adventure, king, passion, lovers, chase, attempted murder ...
Time: 17th century
Place: versailles, france
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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, duel, intrigue, nudity (full frontal - brief), manipulation, flower, bedroom, society, ambition, manipulations, court, footsie under the table ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1700s
Place: france, versailles, england, paris france
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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: serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: cross dressing, revolution, romance, strong female presence, bittersweet, friendship, love affair, moral dilemma, political unrest, love and romance, dishonesty, soldier ...
Time: 18th century
Place: 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: woman dressed as man, beggar, mistress, poverty, female fighter, childhood friend, grief, lie, female nudity, adultery, nanny, gender roles ...
Time: 1770s
Place: versailles
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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: interracial relations, friendship, slavery, ambassador, interracial romance, revolution, politics, romance, couples, manners, fall in love, society ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, georgian era, 19th century
Place: paris france, france, versailles, europe, england ...
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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: sitcom, alternative comedy
Plot: maid, innuendo, aristocrat, parody, palace, wig, servant, homosexual, satire, rivalry, aristocracy, french revolution ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century, 1780s
Place: france, versailles
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Midnight in Paris (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA, France
Duration: 96 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: stylized, witty, feel good, contemplative, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: time travel, literature, writer's life, bohemian life, midnight, french, past, love and romance, painting, vacation, encounter, writers ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 19th century, contemporary, 1920s ...
Place: paris france, france, versailles, europe, montmartre paris
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Vatel (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1671, with war brewing with Holland, a penniless prince invites Louis XIV to three days of festivities at a chateau in Chantilly. The prince wants a commission as a general, so the extravagances are to impress the king. In charge of all is the ...
Style: captivating, baroque, light, melancholic, tricky ...
Plot: king of france, prince, political intrigue, tragic love, fall in love, power relations, master and servant, intrigue, nobility, betrayal, secret love, banquet ...
Time: 17th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, versailles, netherlands, holland ...
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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, serious, realistic ...
Plot: french revolution, revolution, war, rebellion, militant, death row, downfall, politics, life is a bitch, state affairs, society, hopes ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, 1780s
Place: europe, france, versailles, paris france
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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, reading, money, death, police arrest, hunting, art, political prisoner, looking at self in mirror, political intrigue, royal court, royal family ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: versailles
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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: based on supposedly true story, psychotronic
Plot: paranormal investigation, time travel, paranormal, paranormal phenomena
Place: oxford university, versailles
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The Big Bad Wolf (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Once upon a time in 2012, three brothers lived happily. One day their mom fell into a coma. So Henri, Philippe, and Louis suddenly started wondering about the meaning of their lives and were swamped by a wave of existential doubts. An entirely new ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, infidelity, life turned upside down, siblings relations, looking for sex, unfulfillment, disorder, dishonesty, couples, midlife crisis, doctor, lie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, versailles, paris france
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One Nation, One King (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Un peuple et son roi crosses the destinies of the men and women of the population, and those of historical figures. Their meeting place is the newly founded National Assembly. At the heart of the story lie the fate of the king and the birth of the ...
Style: factual, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: french revolution, king of france, french history, politics, execution, martial law, arrest, interrogation, poverty, feminism, baby, guillotine ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, paris france, versailles
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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, sea, female nudity, male nudity, sex scene, actress playing multiple roles, french revolution, death, vatican, singing, boat, orphan ...
Time: 18th century
Place: versailles, paris france, venice, lisbon portugal, london
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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: realistic, serious, atmospheric, captivating, baroque ...
Plot: intrigue, king of france, royal family, rise and fall, state affairs, lifestyle, musician's life, love affair, king, dancing, ballet, tragic love ...
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.
Plot: gay, college student, lesbian interest, gay parent, gay couple, mother daughter relationship, lesbian mother, gay marriage, children, little boy, gay interest, family relations ...
Place: spain, palermo italy, berlin germany, europe, paris france ...
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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, dancing, balloon, dance, live performance, stage performance, metro, angel, breakdance, horse, opera, rap ...
Place: versailles, paris france
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A Night in Versailles (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A young man in Versailles invites a Parisian girl to his place for dinner. The evening is thrown into turmoil.
Plot: dating, male female relationship, neighbor, dinner, brother brother relationship, guest, love, love triangle
Place: versailles
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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, war, uniform, demonstration, german soldier, army, mutilation, submarine, amputee, winter, lynching, female soldier ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico, turkey, versailles, belgium, france
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All the Mornings of the World (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: It's late 17th century. The viola da gamba player Monsieur de Sainte Colombe comes home to find that his wife died while he was away. In his grief he builds a small house in his garden into wich he moves to dedicate his life to music and his ...
Style: emotional, stylized, contemplative, serious, realistic ...
Plot: orchestra, violin, music, forbidden love, musician's life, performer's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, rise to the top, human nature, teachers and students, power relations ...
Time: 17th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, versailles, paris france
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The Sovereign's Servant (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Europe, 1709. Russia and Sweden are at war. Two French duelists are exiled by King Louis XIV of France: one to the side of Czar Peter the Great of Russia, the other to the side of King Charles XII of Sweden. Although separated by war and allegiance, ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: battles, danger, soldier, military, rivalry, state affairs, war, conquering, resistance, russian army, love interest, courage ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: europe, ukraine, russia, versailles, sweden ...
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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: realistic, serious
Plot: intrigue, politics, rebellion, conspiracy, battles, revolution, priest, prisoner, deportation, scandal, amputation, cannibal ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe, england, spain, paris france ...
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Marquise (1997)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Marquise is a drama about the rise and fall of a beauteous actress. As cheerfully portrayed by Sophie Marceau, the eponymous heroine is an engagingly ribald, but perhaps rather too modern, character. She rises from an impoverished background to ...
Style: captivating, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, prostitute, unfulfillment, tragic hero, artists and showbiz, love and romance, rise and fall, intrigue, dishonesty, society, romance ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: france, europe, versailles, paris france, lyon
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The Unfaithful Wife (1969)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Insurance executive Charles suspects his wife Hélène of playing the field, so he has a private detective locate his wife's lover, author Victor Pegala. Confronting Victor, Charles tries to adopt an air of indifference, but the conversation ...
Style: suspenseful, cynical, atmospheric, psychological, clever ...
Plot: extramarital affair, infidelity, unfaithful wife, murder, private detective, investigation, suburbs, crimes, crime, mystery, crimes of passion, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, versailles, france
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