Royal court movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant royal court movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, stylized, serious, captivating, light and romantic films and TV shows about / with royal court, royal family, state affairs, palaces castles and temples, society, betrayal, intrigue, husband wife relationship, queen and king plots mostly in Drama, History and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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royal court movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as royal court: Angelique (2013), Reign (2013), The Other Boleyn Girl (2008), Merlin (2008), The Tudors (2007), The White Queen (2013), A Little Chaos (2014), Versailles (2015), The Young Victoria (2009), Anna and the King (1999).

List of royal court movies

 6.1
 1K
Angelique (2013)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Czech Republic, Austria
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The incredible destiny of Angélique: a beautiful girl who found in her love for Joffrey Peyrac the strength to fight injustice and submission in a century plagued by power struggles, inequality and the oppression.
Style: stylized, baroque, touching, compassionate, romantic ...
Plot: royal court, palaces castles and temples, love and romance, society, couples, rich and poor, fall in love, romance, escapades, forced marriage, tragic love, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 7.5
 38K
Reign (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Mary, Queen of Scots, faces political and sexual intrigue in the treacherous world of the French court.
Style: serious, sexy, stylized, tense, realistic ...
Plot: queen, royal family, intrigue, royal court, aristocracy, rivalry, palaces castles and temples, state affairs, politics, prince, power struggle, heir heiress ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, scotland, europe
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The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A sumptuous and sensual tale of intrigue, romance and betrayal set against the backdrop of a defining moment in European history: two beautiful sisters, Anne and Mary Boleyn, driven by their family's blind ambition, compete for the love of the ...
Style: captivating, sexy, stylized, sexual, factual ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love triangle, queen, royal family, royal court, seduction, king, intrigue, siblings relations, love and romance, ambition, jealousy, mistress ...
Time: 16th century, 18th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
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 7.9
 63K
Merlin (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The unlikely friendship between Merlin, a young man gifted with extraordinary magical powers, and Prince Arthur, heir to the crown of Camelot.
Style: humorous, stylized, captivating, exciting, epic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: legends and myths, wizards and magicians, adventure, imaginary kingdom, magical, royal family, supernatural ability, heroes, king, dragon, knight, prophecy ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
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 8.1
 60K
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: serious, captivating, stylized, sexual, realistic
Plot: royal family, betrayal, intrigue, queen, royal court, king, throne, infidelity, womanizer, love triangle, society, couple relations ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance, 1500s
Place: england, europe
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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, realistic
Plot: queen, royal family, royal court, love and romance, palaces castles and temples, betrayal, intrigue, aristocracy, king, rivalry, throne, rise to the top ...
Time: 15th century
Place: england, europe
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 6.5
 17K
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: serious, stylized, realistic, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: royal court, palace, female protagonist, garden, gardener, aristocracy, jealousy, extramarital affair, flood, infidelity, adultery, romance ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century, 1930s, 1920s, 1960s
Place: france, versailles, europe, paris france, england ...
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 7.9
 10K
Versailles (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 52 min.
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
Plot: royal court, intrigue, royal family, palaces castles and temples, political intrigue, ambition, rivalry, king, dishonesty, infidelity, state affairs, betrayal ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, versailles
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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: realistic, touching, factual, romantic, dramatic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: royal family, aristocracy, queen, queen victoria, royal court, marriage, destiny, politics, love and romance, head of state, couple relations, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1840s, 1830s, 1820s ...
Place: london, england, buckingham palace, europe, belgium
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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: serious, captivating, emotional, stylized, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love and romance, royal family, fall in love, interracial relations, opposites attract, politics, forbidden love, royal court, culture clash, couple relations, parents and children, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: thailand, asia, burma, southeast asia, england
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 7.5
 83K
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: epic, stylized, realistic, factual, serious ...
Plot: queen, historical character, political intrigue, queen elizabeth i, rise to the top, head of state, politics, royal court, royal family, historical figure, treason, state affairs ...
Time: 16th century, 18th century
Place: england, europe, scotland, rome italy, paris france ...
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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: emotional, serious, realistic, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: forbidden love, royal court, aristocracy, love affair, princess, royal family, passion, mask, love, political unrest, society, heir heiress ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe, 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 ...
Plot: queen, royal family, royal court, princess, historical character, palaces castles and temples, state affairs, french, siblings relations, politics, rite, female protagonist ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, 1780s
Place: france, versailles, paris france, europe, austria ...
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Gulliver's Travels (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, princess, island, goofy hero, fish out of water, royal court, getting home, imaginary kingdom, forbidden love, escapades, disorder, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: dungeon
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 7.6
 25K
Jodhaa Akbar (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
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, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: true love, love and romance, royal family, emperor, culture clash, royal court, ruler, bollywood, politics, dishonesty, princess, muslim ...
Time: 16th century
Place: india, asia
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Victoria & Abdul (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.
Style: based on true events, atmospheric, stylized, touching, melancholic
Plot: servant, queen victoria, royal court, queen of england, british history, friendship, hindu, interracial friendship, intergenerational friendship, woman, muslim, racism ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: india, scotland, taj mahal, buckingham palace, florence italy
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Mary Queen of Scots (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Mary Stuart attempts to overthrow her cousin Elizabeth I, Queen of England, only to find herself condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution.
Style: serious, realistic, bad ending, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: royal family, cousin cousin relationship, rivalry, betrayal, political unrest, royal court, state affairs, queen elizabeth i, queen, protestant, throne, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 16th century
Place: scotland, england, europe
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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: serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: royal court, master and servant, dead rat, austrian, lady in waiting, embroidery, revolution, royal family, downfall, palaces castles and temples, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1700s
Place: europe, france, paris france, versailles
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Grace of Monaco (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland, Belgium, Italy
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: stylized, sentimental, realistic, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: royal family, mother daughter relationship, royal court, family relations, couple relations, politics, society, state affairs, husband wife relationship, supportive spouse, cinderella story, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: monte carlo, europe, french riviera
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 7.6
 40K
A Royal Affair (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young queen falls in love with her physician, and they start a revolution that changes their nation forever.
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, captivating, dramatic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: royal family, queen, love affair, king, love triangle, aristocracy, royal court, tragic love, idealism, insanity, doctor, illegitimate child ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, 1700s, 1920s
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark, england ...
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One Night with the King (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: This amazing biblical drama chronicles the brave and historic legend of Hadassah, a Jewish orphan with exceptional beauty who rises to become Queen Esther of Persia and saves Persian Jews from genocide. By revealing her heritage to the king, Esther ...
Style: captivating, biblical, epic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: save the day, royal court, queen, anti semitism, heroes, state affairs, destiny, rise to the top, royal family, hopes, orphan, society ...
Time: ancient history
Place: persia, egypt, israel, iran
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Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Queen Elizabeth's reign is threatened by ruthless familial betrayal and Spain's invading army, she and her shrewd adviser must act to safeguard to the lives of her people.
Style: epic, serious, realistic, captivating, colourful ...
Plot: queen, royal family, queen elizabeth i, throne, political intrigue, head of state, catholicism, palace intrigue, politics, execution, female protagonist, british history ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, 1500s, renaissance, 18th century ...
Place: england, spain, europe, scotland, virginia ...
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Dungeon of Desire (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: When photographer Carrie Stevens and her two lovely models are transported back to a medieval castle in the fifteenth century by a magical chastity belt, they encounter a ruthless captain of the guard and more royal intrigue than they could have ...
Style: semi serious, sexual, erotic, sexy
Plot: time travel, royal court, chastity belt, model, princess, intrigue, sexual relations, palaces castles and temples, romance, royal family, imaginary, love and romance ...
Time: 15th century
Place: dungeon
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 7.5
 7K
Ridicule (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 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, realistic ...
Plot: court, intrigue, royal court, epidemic, painter, bedroom, rabbit, swamp, duel, verbal byplay, social differences, flower ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1700s
Place: france, england, versailles
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A Frozen Flower (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A historical drama set in the Koryo dynasty and focused on the relationship between a king and his bodyguard. Under the dominance of Yuan Dynasty China, the king of Goryeo Dynasty Korea is pressured to produce a successor to the throne. Unable to ...
Style: sexual, serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: love triangle, gays and lesbians, tragedy, royal court, adultery, sword fight, romance, betrayal, political intrigue, palaces castles and temples, dishonesty, state affairs ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, korea
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Mozart's Sister (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A re-imagined account of the early life of Maria Anna 'Nannerl' Mozart, five years older than Wolfgang and a musical prodigy in her own right.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: harpsichord, royal court, feminism, convent, nun, musician's life, performer's life, palaces castles and temples, prodigy, against the rules, follow your dream, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, paris france, versailles, brussels belgium, english channel
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The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Mia Thermopolis is now a college graduate and on her way to Genovia to take up her duties as princess. Her best friend Lilly also joins her for the summer. Mia continues her 'princess lessons'- riding horses side-saddle, archery, and other ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, royal family, fish out of water, love and romance, horse, wooing, coronation, royal court, palaces castles and temples, romance, fall in love, duty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, san francisco
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Young Catherine (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, Canada, Soviet Union, Germany, Italy
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A German princess is chosen to marry the heir to the Russian Throne, but faces plots and intrigues against her.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, stylized
Plot: royal family, love and romance, royal court, palaces castles and temples, couple relations, political intrigue, russian history, state affairs, head of state, intrigue, ambition, dishonesty ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: russia
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The Dumbfounded King (1991)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Spain, France, Portugal
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Spain, under Philip IV (1621-1665). The film is based on a novel by Gonzalo Torrente Ballester. The King (Gabino Diego) is stunned to see the naked body of Marfisa (Laura del Sol), the most beautiful prostitute of the town and Court. After that, he ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual
Plot: royal court, clergy, head of state, royal family, prostitute, palaces castles and temples, human nature, couple relations, sexual relations, religions or cults, society, couples ...
Time: 17th century
Place: spain, europe
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 8.1
 6K
Elizabeth I (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 223 min.
Story: HBO miniseries about the the public and private lives of the later years of Queen Elizabeth I.
Style: epic, serious, stylized, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: royal family, queen, queen elizabeth i, palace intrigue, queen of england, royal court, couple relations, hanging, execution, poet, head of state, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, dungeon, europe, spain, scotland ...
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