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on 6 Aug 2008 10:06

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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 109  Average listal rating (46 ratings) 7.5  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 195  Average listal rating (109 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 1286  Average listal rating (737 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 2378  Average listal rating (1461 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 471  Average listal rating (300 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 1469  Average listal rating (805 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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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 1913  Average listal rating (1238 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 1835  Average listal rating (1209 ratings) 6.5  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 152  Average listal rating (94 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.6 
12. Robin and Marian (1976)
And another with John and Richard.
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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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People who added this item 217  Average listal rating (133 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.2 
15. The Lion in Winter (1968)
Henry II's sons manouvre to be his heir.

People who added this item 197  Average listal rating (110 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.8 
16. Henry V (1989)

People who added this item 170  Average listal rating (106 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.3 
17. The Madness of King George (1994)

People who added this item 145  Average listal rating (61 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.5 
18. Richard III (1995)

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19. A Man for All Seasons (1966)

People who added this item 122  Average listal rating (48 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 6.7 
20. Restoration (1995)

People who added this item 64  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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