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. Written by
An epic love story as proud and powerful as the British Empire.
20 October 2001 (USA)
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Also Known As:
Victoria & Albert - Eine Liebe im Schatten der Macht
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Aspect Ratio: 1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?
At a state occasion prior to Victoria's marriage the orchestra is playing music from Strauss's operetta 'Die Fledermaus' which would not be written until many years later in 1874. See more
I'm not speaking as your husband I am speaking as Vicky's Father!
Version of The Young Victoria
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