Films set in the 18th century

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The Sovereign's Servant (2007)
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Europe, 1709. Russia and Sweden are at war. Two French duelists are exiled by King Louis XIV of France:... (131 mins.)
Director: Oleg Ryaskov
“ Battle of Poltava ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
2.
Rob Roy (1995)
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In 1713 Scotland, Rob Roy MacGregor is wronged by a nobleman and his nephew, becomes an outlaw in search of revenge while fleeing the Redcoats, and faces charges of being a Jacobite. (139 mins.)
“ Scottish folk hero Robert Roy MacGregor ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
3.
Blackbeard (2006 Mini-Series)
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In the Golden Age of Piracy, at the dawn of the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the lawless... (170 mins.)
Director: Kevin Connor
“ The infamous pirate Edward Teach ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
4.
King of the Wind (1990)
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In 1727, an Arab colt is born with the signs of the wheat ear and the white spot on his heel: evil and good... (103 mins.)
Director: Peter Duffell
“ 1727 England ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
5.
Catherine the Great (1996 TV Movie)
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Trapped in a loveless arranged marriage to the immature future Czar, a young German Princess proves a skillful political infighter and rises to become Catherine the Great. (100 mins.)
“ Catherine II of Russia ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
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Young Catherine (1991 TV Movie)
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A German princess is chosen to marry the heir to the Russian Throne, but faces plots and intrigues against her. (150 mins.)
“ Early years of Catherine II of Russia ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
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The Amazing Grace (2006)
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The story of British slave trader John Newton's voyage to West Africa and the events that inspired him to write the world's most popular hymn, Amazing Grace. (100 mins.)
Director: Jeta Amata
“ Tells the story of John Newton's transformation from slave trader to Anglican priest; story is set in Calabar, Nigeria ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
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Plunkett & Macleane (1999)
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Will Plunkett and Captain James Macleane, two men from different ends of the social spectrum in 18th-century England... (99 mins.)
Director: Jake Scott
“ Loosely based on The Gentlemen Highwaymen Will Plunkett & Captain James MacLaine ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
9.
Treasure Island (1990 TV Movie)
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The treasure seeking adventures of young Jim Hawkins and pirate captain Long John Silver. (132 mins.)
“ Adaptation of the famous pirate story by Robert Louis Stevenson ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
10.
Treasure Island (1972)
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Young Jim Hawkins has an unforgettable encounter with pirate Captain Long John Silver and his murderous mates. (94 mins.)
“ Adaptation of the famous pirate story by Robert Louis Stevenson ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
11.
Roots (1977 Mini-Series)
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A dramatization of author Alex Haley's family line from ancestor Kunta Kinte's enslavement to his descendants' liberation. (570 mins.)
“ The slave trade ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
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Casanova (2005)
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Heath Ledger plays the fabled romantic as a man who, after failing to win the affection of a particular Venetian woman, strives to discover the real meaning of love. (112 mins.)
“ Giacomo Casanova ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
13.
A Tale of Two Cities (1989 Mini-Series)
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Two men, one an aristocrat and one a drunken lawyer, fall in love with the same woman during the early stages of the French Revolution. (188 mins.)
“ England and France during the French Revolution ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
14.
Amadeus (1984)
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The incredible story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum. (160 mins.)
Director: Milos Forman
“ Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
15.
A Tale of Two Cities (1980 TV Movie)
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An ex-aristocrat from France and an alcoholic English lawyer find themselves crossing paths and in love with the same woman during the French Revolution. (162 mins.)
Director: Jim Goddard
“ England and France during the French Revolution ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
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Barry Lyndon (1975)
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An Irish rogue wins the heart of a rich widow and assumes her dead husband's aristocratic position in 18th-century England. (184 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ The Seven Years' War ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
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The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
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Three trappers protect a British Colonel's daughters in the midst of the French and Indian War. (112 mins.)
Director: Michael Mann
“ French and Indian War ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
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The Mission (1986)
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18th century Spanish Jesuits try to protect a remote South American Indian tribe in danger of falling under the rule of pro-slavery Portugal. (125 mins.)
Director: Roland Joffé
“ Jesuit missionaries in South America ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
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Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001)
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In 18th century France, the Chevalier de Fronsac and his native American friend Mani are sent by the King to the Gevaudan province to investigate the killings of hundreds by a mysterious beast. (142 mins.)
Director: Christophe Gans
“ Based on a real-life series of killings that took place in France in the 18th century and on the famous legend around the Beast of Gévaudan ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
20.
The Duchess (2008)
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A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life. (110 mins.)
Director: Saul Dibb
“ The life of Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
21.
Marie Antoinette (2006)
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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 to the end of her reign as queen and ultimately the fall of Versailles. (123 mins.)
Director: Sofia Coppola
“ French queen Marie Antoinette ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
22.
The Crossing (2000 TV Movie)
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A dramatization of George Washington's perilous gamble of crossing the Delaware River and attacking the British forces at Trenton. (89 mins.)
Director: Robert Harmon
“ The crossing of the Delaware River and the Battle of Trenton ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
23.
Benedict Arnold: A Question of Honor (2003 TV Movie)
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On the glorious battlefields of the American Revolution, two great generals distinguished themselves; George Washington and Benedict Arnold... (100 mins.)
Director: Mikael Salomon
“ Benedict Arnold, both an early hero of the American Revolution and a notorious traitor ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
24.
The Patriot (2000)
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Peaceful farmer Benjamin Martin is driven to lead the Colonial Militia during the American Revolution when a sadistic British officer murders his son. (165 mins.)
Director: Roland Emmerich
“ Based on Continental Army officer Francis Marion during the American War of Independence ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
25.
The Affair of the Necklace (2001)
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In pre-Revolutionary France, a young aristocratic woman left penniless by the political unrest in the country, must avenge her family's fall from grace by scheming to steal a priceless necklace. (118 mins.)
Director: Charles Shyer
“ 'Courtesan takes revenge by scamming Marie Antoinette, Cardinal de Rohan, and others, kindling flames of the French Revolution ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
26.
The Madness of King George (1994)
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A meditation on power and the metaphor of the body of state, based on the real episode of dementia experienced... (104 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Hytner
“ The deteriorating mental health of George III of the United Kingdom, King of Great Britain and Ireland ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
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Mutiny on the Bounty (1962)
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In 1787, British ship Bounty leaves Portsmouth to bring a cargo of bread-fruit from Tahiti but the savage on-board conditions imposed by Captain Bligh trigger a mutiny led by officer Fletcher Christian. (178 mins.)
Director: Lewis Milestone
“ The mutiny on the Bounty ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
28.
The Bounty (1984)
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The familiar story of Lieutenant Bligh, whose cruelty leads to a mutiny on his ship. This version follows... (132 mins.)
Director: Roger Donaldson
“ The mutiny on the Bounty ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
29.
The Scarlet Pimpernel (1982 TV Movie)
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During the French Revolution, a mysterious English nobleman known only as The Scarlet Pimpernel (a humble wayside flower)... (142 mins.)
Director: Clive Donner
“ French Revolution ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
30.
Battle of the Brave (2004)
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In the mid-18th Century, as England and France battle over control of Canada, an epic romance between a peasant woman and a trapper unfurls. (143 mins.)
Director: Jean Beaudin
“ Seven Years' War (1756–1763) and French and Indian War (1754–1763) ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
31.
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)
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An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits. (126 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
“ Russo-Turkish War of 1768 ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
32.
Revolution (1985)
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New York trapper Tom Dobb becomes an unwilling participant in the American Revolution after his son... (126 mins.)
Director: Hugh Hudson
“ American Independence war ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
33.
Ridicule (1996)
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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. (102 mins.)
Director: Patrice Leconte
“ 18th century at the decadent court of Versailles ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
34.
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)
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Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born with a superior olfactory sense, creates the world's finest perfume. His work, however, takes a dark turn as he searches for the ultimate scent. (147 mins.)
Director: Tom Tykwer
“ A murder in 18th century France ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
35.
Jefferson in Paris (1995)
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One of the obsessive speculations in American history is whether Thomas Jefferson, in the years before he became president... (139 mins.)
Director: James Ivory
“ Thomas Jefferson's tenure as the Ambassador of the United States to France ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
36.
La nuit de Varennes (1982)
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In June of 1791, a group of passengers in a stagecoach find themselves caught up in the events of the French Revolution... (150 mins.)
Director: Ettore Scola
“ French Revolution ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
37.
La révolution française (1989)
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A history of the French Revolution from the decision of the king to convene the Etats-Generaux in 1789 in order to deal with France's debt problem... (360 mins.)
“ French Revolution ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
38.
Farinelli (1994)
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Farinelli, is the artistic name of Carlo Broschi, a young singer in Handel's time. He was castrated in his childhood in order to preserve his voice... (111 mins.)
Director: Gérard Corbiau
“ Biographical film about the life and career of the Italian opera singer Farinelli, considered one of the greatest castrato singers of all time ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
39.
Goya's Ghosts (2006)
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Painter Francisco Goya faces a scandal involving his muse, who is labeled a heretic by a monk. (113 mins.)
Director: Milos Forman
“ French Revolution and Inquisition in Spain ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
40.
The Lady and the Duke (2001)
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During the French Revolution, a Scottish aristocrat and her former lover, the Duke of Orleans, find themselves on opposite sides of the conflict. (129 mins.)
Director: Éric Rohmer
“ French Revolution ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
41.
Danton (1983)
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Action opens in November of 1793, with Danton returning to Paris from his country retreat upon learning that the Committee for Public Safety... (136 mins.)
Director: Andrzej Wajda
“ French Revolution ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
42.
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
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Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate the decapitations of 3 people with the culprit being the legendary apparition, the Headless Horseman. (105 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
“ "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" ” - ferreiracarlos1504
 
43.
John Adams (2008 Mini-Series)
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The life of one of the USA's Founding Fathers, its second President, and his role in the nation's first 50 years. (71 mins.)
 
44.
Valley Forge (1975 TV Movie)
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George Washington struggles to hold his army together at a critical point during the Revolutionary War. (75 mins.)
Director: Fielder Cook
 
45.
Barbara (1997)
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Young vicar Mr. Paul arrives at the Faroe Islands to take up a benefice, and meets the young Barbara... (143 mins.)
Director: Nils Malmros
 
46.
Valmont (1989)
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Set in Baroque France, a scheming widow and her lover make a bet regarding the corruption of a recently married woman... (137 mins.)
Director: Milos Forman
 
47.
Where's Jack? (1969)
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The adventures and the exploits of notorious English thief and prison-breaker Jack Sheppard in 1720s London. (120 mins.)
Director: James Clavell
 
48.
Kidnapped (1971)
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In 18th century Scotland, during the Jacobite Rebellion, David Balfour claims his inheritance from his uncle who has him shanghaied on a ship where David meets fugitive Jacobite rebel Alan Breck. (107 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
 
49.
Goya in Bordeaux (1999)
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Francisco Goya (1746-1828), deaf and ill, lives the last years of his life in voluntary exile in Bordeaux... (100 mins.)
Director: Carlos Saura
 
50.
Esquilache (1989)
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In the 18th century in Madrid, the Marquess of Esquilache, King Charles III of Spain's former minister, bans on wearing the popular wide collar with a long coat and brimmed hat. Along with other measures provoke a massive riot in the city. (100 mins.)
Director: Josefina Molina
 
51.
Dangerous Liaisons (1988)
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A scheming widow and her manipulative ex-lover make a bet regarding the corruption of a recently married woman. (119 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
52.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
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Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically skilled, adolescent nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life. (120 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
 
53.
The Bridge of San Luis Rey (2004)
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In 1714 Peru, a friar is tried by the Inquisition for questioning God's intentions when five die in the collapse of an Andean rope bridge. (120 mins.)
Director: Mary McGuckian
 
54.
Beaumarchais the Scoundrel (1996)
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The life story of the titular Beaumarchais (Fabrice Luchini), playwright and adventurer, who gets himself... (100 mins.)
 
55.
Theatre Night (1985 TV Series)
Episode: The Devil's Disciple (1987)
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The black sheep of a family (Dick Dudgeon) and the local minister (Anthony Anderson) discover their true vocations during the Revolutionary War.
 
56.
Passion in the Desert (1997)
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Young French officer Augustin Robert escorts artist Jean-Michel Venture de Paradis to Egypt during Napoleon's Egyptian campaign... (91 mins.)
Director: Lavinia Currier
 
57.
April Morning (1988 TV Movie)
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The "April Morning" here is the famous April 19, 1775 upon which the "Shot heard 'round the world" was fired... (100 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
 
58.
Chouans! (1988)
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In 1793 when terror is widespread in France,peasants known as Chouans help the revolutionaries. (143 mins.)
 
59.
Napoleon and Josephine: A Love Story (1987 Mini-Series)
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Epic story about the romance between the most powerful man in the world and the woman who conquered his heart. (285 mins.)
 
60.
Horatio Hornblower: The Duel (1998 TV Movie)
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Horatio Hornblower begins his naval career, but a deadly feud with a despicable mate is causing complications. (93 mins.)
Director: Andrew Grieve
 
61.
Horatio Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil (1999 TV Movie)
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Lt. Hornblower and his crew are captured by the enemy while escorting a Duchess who has secrets of her own. (93 mins.)
Director: Andrew Grieve
 
62.
Horatio Hornblower: The Fire Ship (1998 TV Movie)
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While Lt. Hornblower studies for his promotion examination, he is distracted by the serious supply problems that face his crew. (93 mins.)
Director: Andrew Grieve
 
63.
Horatio Hornblower: The Wrong War (1999 TV Movie)
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Lt. Hornblower and his mates are sent to accompany a doomed royalist invasion of revolutionary France. (100 mins.)
Director: Andrew Grieve
 
64.
Quills (2000)
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In a Napoleonic era insane asylum, an inmate, the irrepressible Marquis De Sade, fights a battle of wills against a tyrannically prudish doctor. (124 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
 
65.
Moll Flanders (1996)
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The daughter of a thief, young Moll is placed in the care of a nunnery after the execution of her mother... (123 mins.)
Director: Pen Densham
 
66.
The Scarlet Pimpernel (1999 TV Series)
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During the turmoil of the French Revolution, English aristocrat Percy Blakeney, often aided by his League of friends, secretly undertakes various daring missions as the Scarlet Pimpernel. (540 mins.)
 
67.
The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders (1996 TV Movie)
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In her filthy cell in Newgate prison Moll Flanders, dubbed 'the wickedest woman in England' tells her story... (54 mins.)
Director: David Attwood
 
68.
The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant (2005 Mini-Series)
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A young woman is transported to the New South Wales penal colony in 1788. (480 mins.)
 
69.
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1994)
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When the brilliant but unorthodox scientist Victor Frankenstein rejects the artificial man that he has created, the Creature escapes and later swears revenge. (123 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
 
70.
Ferdinando e Carolina (1999)
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On his death bed in the 1820s, King Ferdinando I of Naples tries to escape the ghosts of his bloody kingship by remembering his younger days... (102 mins.)
 
71.
Mesmer (1994)
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A biography of the eighteenth century Viennese physician, Franz Anton Mesmer, who used unorthodox healing practices based on his theory of "animal magnetism." (107 mins.)
 
72.
Garrow's Law (2009 TV Series)
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Garrow's Law is the true tale of William Garrow, who acted as counsel for the accused, introducing the concept of 'innocent until proved guilty' at London's Old Bailey.
 
73.
Sally Hemings: An American Scandal (2000 TV Movie)
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Epic television miniseries exploring the complicated relationship of Thomas Jefferson and slave Sally Hemings, who conducted a 38 year love affair, spanning an ocean, ultimately producing children, grandchildren, and lots of controversy. (251 mins.)
Director: Charles Haid
 
74.
Kidnapped (1995 TV Movie)
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When Scottish young gentleman David Balfour's father dies, he leaves school to collect his inheritance from uncle Ebenezer... (155 mins.)
Director: Ivan Passer
 
75.
Pandaemonium (2000)
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Friendship and betrayal between two poets during the French Revolution. (124 mins.)
Director: Julien Temple
 
76.
The Red Violin (1998)
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A perfect red-colored violin inspires passion, making its way through three centuries over several owners and countries, eventually ending up at an auction where it may find a new owner. (130 mins.)
 
77.
The Bastard (1978 TV Movie)
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Phillipe Charboneau is the illegitimate son of an English duke. When he travels from France to England to claim his inheritance... (240 mins.)
Director: Lee H. Katzin
 
78.
Marquise (1997)
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The rise and fall of a beauteous actress. She rises from an impoverished background to become a favorite of the Sun King, Louis XIV. (120 mins.)
Director: Véra Belmont
 
79.
Silas Marner (1985 TV Movie)
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When a respectable weaver is wrongfully accused of theft, he becomes a virtual hermit until his own fortune is stolen and an orphaned child is found on his doorstep. (92 mins.)
Director: Giles Foster
 
80.
Clarissa (1991 TV Series)
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A virtuous young woman is oppressed by her ambitious family and a rake who's becomes obsessed with her. (156 mins.)
Director: Robert Bierman
 
81.
Billy Budd (1962)
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Billy is an innocent, naive seaman in the British Navy in 1797. When the ship's sadistic master-at-arms is murdered, Billy is accused and tried. (123 mins.)
Director: Peter Ustinov
 
82.
Fanny Hill (2007 Mini-Series)
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Orphaned by smallpox, young Lancashire country lady Fanny Hill cheerfully accepts her friend Esther... (60 mins.)
Director: James Hawes
 
83.
Sade (2000)
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A man prepares himself to be transferred to a detention center and rest home where he will relive one more time the highlights of his youth. (100 mins.)
Director: Benoît Jacquot
 
84.
Bang Rajan (2000)
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Set right before the fall of Thailand's old capital, Ayuttaya, Bang Rajan draws on the legend of a village... (113 mins.)
Director: Tanit Jitnukul
 
85.
47 Ronin (2013)
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A band of samurai set out to avenge the death and dishonor of their master at the hands of a ruthless shogun. (128 mins.)
Director: Carl Rinsch
 
86.
Janosik: A True Story (2009)
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The script by Eva Borusevicova describes the true story of Janosik, the XVIII centuries outlaw, who was prowling through Slovak-Polish border... (140 mins.)
 
87.
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
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Blacksmith Will Turner teams up with eccentric pirate "Captain" Jack Sparrow to save his love, the governor's daughter, from Jack's former pirate allies, who are now undead. (143 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
 
88.
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
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Jack Sparrow races to recover the heart of Davy Jones to avoid enslaving his soul to Jones' service, as other friends and foes seek the heart for their own agenda as well. (151 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
 
89.
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
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Captain Barbossa, Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann must sail off the edge of the map, navigate treachery and betrayal, find Jack Sparrow, and make their final alliances for one last decisive battle. (169 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
 
90.
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
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Jack Sparrow and Barbossa embark on a quest to find the elusive fountain of youth, only to discover that Blackbeard and his daughter are after it too. (136 mins.)
Director: Rob Marshall
 
91.
A Royal Affair (2012)
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A young queen, who is married to an insane king, falls secretly in love with her physician - and together they start a revolution that changes a nation forever. (137 mins.)
Director: Nikolaj Arcel
 
92.
Farewell, My Queen (2012)
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A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the first days of the French Revolution. (100 mins.)
Director: Benoît Jacquot