10 best movies like The Young Victoria (2009)

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Movies similar to The Young Victoria (2009): A Royal Affair, Elizabeth, The Other Boleyn Girl, The King's Speech, Farewell, My Queen, Snow White and the Huntsman, Victoria, Alice in Wonderland, The Duchess, Mathilde.

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A Royal Affair (2012)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.5)
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryDenmark, Sweden, Czech Republic
PlotLove triangle
Time18th century
StyleFor single girls

A young queen falls in love with her physician, and they start a revolution that changes their nation forever.

Elizabeth (1998)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 7.4)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA

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.

The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.7)
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersKings, Family, Sisters, Lovers
PlotLove, Betrayal, Love triangle, Jealousy, Seduction
TimeMiddle Ages

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 handsome and passionate King Henry VIII.

The King's Speech (2010)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Australia
CharactersKings, Disabled people
PlotWar, Political
PlaceEngland, London

The King's Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George ('Bertie') reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stutter and considered unfit to be king, Bertie engages the help of an unorthodox speech therapist named Lionel Logue. Through a set of unexpected techniques, and as a result of an unlikely friendship, Bertie is able to find his voice and boldly lead the country into war.

Farewell, My Queen (2012)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 6.2)
Genredrama, history
CountryFrance, Spain
CharactersKings, Friends
PlotLove, Revolution, Betrayal, Intrigue
Time18th century

A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the final days of the French Revolution.

Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.1)
Genreaction, fantasy, drama, adventure
CharactersKings, Hunters, Witch
PlotLove, Magic, Adventure
PlaceForest, Castle

After the Evil Queen marries the King, she performs a violent coup in which the King is murdered and his daughter, Snow White, is taken captive. Almost a decade later, a grown Snow White is still in the clutches of the Queen. In order to obtain immortality, The Evil Queen needs the heart of Snow White. After Snow escapes the castle, the Queen sends the Huntsman to find her in the Dark Forest.

Victoria (2016)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8.2)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom

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 and become “grandmother of Europe”.

Alice in Wonderland (2010)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family
CharactersKings, Brides, Cats
PlotMagic, Adventure, Wedding, Love, Mystery, Mystery, Hatred
PlacePortals to other worlds
StyleSpectacular, Atmospheric

Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting an unusual rabbit. Arriving in a strange and surreal place called 'Underland,' she finds herself in a world that resembles the nightmares she had as a child, filled with talking animals, villainous queens and knights, and frumious bandersnatches. Alice realizes that she is there for a reason – to conquer the horrific Jabberwocky and restore the rightful queen to her throne.

The Duchess (2008)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.9)
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, Italy, France, USA
PlotLove triangle
Time18th century

A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.

Mathilde (2017)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrethriller, drama, history

The love story of the famous ballet dancer Mathilde Kschessinska and Tsar Nicholas II of Russia.

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Queen Margot (1994)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.4)
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryFrance, Italy, Germany
CharactersKings, Princesses
PlotLove, War, Religious, Intrigue, Political
TimeMiddle Ages

The night of August 24, 1572, is known as the Massacre of St. Bartholomew. In France a religious war is raging. In order to impose peace a forced wedding is arranged between Margot de Valois, sister of the immature Catholic King Charles IX, and the Hugenot King Henri of Navarre. Catherine of Medici maintains her behind-the-scenes power by ordering assaults, poisonings, and instigations to incest.

Victoria & Albert (2001)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 7.4)
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA

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 in 19th Century England where Victoria comes to terms with the enormous duties that lay ahead of her, while also falling deeply in love with her beloved Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha. The marriage and birth of their nine children are featured, as is Albert's frustration by the inactivity he experienced in the early years of his role as Prince Consort.

Marie Antoinette (2006)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.4)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA, France, Japan
CharactersKings, Emperors
PlotDeath, Youth
PlaceFrance, Paris

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.

Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.8)
Genredrama, military, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, Germany, USA
Time16th century

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.

The Queen (2006)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.3)
Genredrama, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, France, Italy

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 family and the public's demand for an overt display of mourning.

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