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The British Royal Family on Film

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1. Orlando (1992)
Queen Elizabeth I plays a large role in the path Orlando decides to take.
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People who added this item 106  Average listal rating (45 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.2 
2. Lady Jane (1986)
Jane Grey was cousin to King Edward VI, though historically, there are rumors that she was actually one of Henry VIII's by-blows. The movie also features Edward as well as Mary, the Queen who deposed her.
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People who added this item 193  Average listal rating (110 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.3 
3. Stage Beauty (2004)
Charles II was the king who changed acting so that women could act on the English stage, the central plot of this piece.
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People who added this item 1269  Average listal rating (725 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.6 
4. Elizabeth (1998)
Both Elizabeth I and her half-sister Mary are in this piece, though Elizabeth is the one at center-stage.
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People who added this item 2370  Average listal rating (1451 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 7.2 
5. Shakespeare in Love (1998)
Elizabeth I was a huge proponent of English theatre, and actually plays a fairly large role in this story.
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People who added this item 465  Average listal rating (297 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
6. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
Prince John and his brother King Richard I always play a large role in the Robin Hood legend.
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7. Robin Hood (1973)
Again, another featuring John and Richard.
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People who added this item 1457  Average listal rating (793 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.4 
8. The Queen (2006)
Focusing on Queen Elizabeth II's reaction to Princess Diana's death. Also includes Prince Phillip, their son Prince Charles, and his sons William and Harry, along with others of the royal family.
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People who added this item 882  Average listal rating (449 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating 6.4 
9. The Libertine (2004)
Another movie featuring Charles II's desire to increase the English Arts.
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People who added this item 1898  Average listal rating (1227 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 6.9 
10. Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
Another including Prince John and King Richard I.
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People who added this item 1823  Average listal rating (1198 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.7 
11. Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)
And one more with John and Richard.
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People who added this item 150  Average listal rating (93 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.6 
12. Robin and Marian (1976)
And another with John and Richard.
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People who added this item 98  Average listal rating (54 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.3 
13. Her Majesty, Mrs. Brown (1997)
focusing on Queen Victoria after her husband's death.
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14. The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)
Focusing on the story of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn's quest to become queen.
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15. The Lion in Winter (1968)
Henry II's sons manouvre to be his heir.

People who added this item 194  Average listal rating (107 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.8 
16. Henry V (1989)

People who added this item 168  Average listal rating (104 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.3 
17. The Madness of King George (1994)

People who added this item 144  Average listal rating (61 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.5 
18. Richard III (1995)

People who added this item 204  Average listal rating (111 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
19. A Man for All Seasons (1966)

People who added this item 123  Average listal rating (49 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 6.7 
20. Restoration (1995)

People who added this item 63  Average listal rating (29 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.6 
21. Richard III (1955)

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22. Becket (1964)

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23. Henry V (1944)

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24. The King's Speech (2010)
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