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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 (47 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 196  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 1293  Average listal rating (741 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 2387  Average listal rating (1466 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 476  Average listal rating (304 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 1476  Average listal rating (810 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 1915  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 1840  Average listal rating (1211 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 153  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 220  Average listal rating (135 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 201  Average listal rating (114 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.8 
16. Henry V (1989)

People who added this item 171  Average listal rating (106 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.3 
17. The Madness of King George (1994)

People who added this item 146  Average listal rating (62 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.5 
18. Richard III (1995)

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19. A Man for All Seasons (1966)

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20. Restoration (1995)

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21. Richard III (1955)

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22. Becket (1964)

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23. Henry V (1944)

People who added this item 2413  Average listal rating (1574 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.1 
24. The King's Speech (2010)
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