Keyword: 1700s

Perfume: the Story of A Murderer

Perfume: the Story of A Murderer (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 145 minutes Release date: 12/26/2006
In 18th-century France, Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, orphaned as a newborn in the streets of Paris, is alone in the world. A peculiar child who rarely speaks, Grenouille is alienated from others but blessed with a remarkable gift. His sense of smell is so refined, so attuned to every blade of grass and blossoming flower, that it's tragic when he's sold into servitude to a tannery at the age of 13 and...
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 127 minutes Release date: 05/19/2011
Captain Jack Sparrow crosses paths with Angelica, a woman from his past, and is not sure if it's love or if she's a ruthless con artist using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. When she forces him aboard the Queen Anne's Revenge, the ship of the formidable pirate Blackbeard, Jack finds himself on an unexpected adventure in which he doesn't know who to fear more: Blackbeard or his old flame.
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 145 minutes Release date: 07/06/2006
Captain Jack Sparrow is caught up in another tangled web of supernatural intrigue. Although the curse of the Black Pearl has been lifted, an even more terrifying threat looms over its captain and scurvy crew: it turns out that Jack owes a blood debt to the legendary Davy Jones, Ruler of the Ocean Depths, who captains the ghostly Flying Dutchman, which no other ship can match in speed and stealth...
Mr. Peabody & Sherman

Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 03/06/2014
Mr. Peabody, the most accomplished dog in the world, and his mischievous boy Sherman use their time machine-the Wabac-to go on the most outrageous adventures known to man or dog. But when Sherman takes the Wabac out for a joyride to impress his friend Penny, they accidentally rip a hole in the universe, wreaking havoc on the most important events in world history. Before they forever alter the...
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 133 minutes Release date: 07/08/2003
A tale of adventure set during the 17th Century in the Caribbean Sea. For the roguish yet charming Captain Jack Sparrow, the crystalline waters of the Caribbean, like the high seas the world over, present a vast playground where adventure and mystery abound. But Jack's idyllic life capsizes after his nemesis, the wily Captain Barbossa, steals his ship, the Black Pearl, and later attacks the town...
Belle

Belle (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 05/01/2014
This is the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle, the illegitimate mixed-race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral. Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield and his wife, Belle's lineage affords her certain privileges, yet the color of her skin prevents her from fully participating in the traditions of her social standing. Left to wonder if she will ever find love, Belle falls for an...
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 12/07/2000
Legendary martial artist Li Mu Bai is tracking the murderer of his master. The poised and self-assured Li can handle anything -- except his feelings for lithe, pantherish Yu Shu Lien. Jen Yu, the tremulous and spoiled daughter of the Province's governor, is also fascinated by Shu Lien's glamorous life: that a woman can have so many adventures and such freedom is marvelous to her. Though the...
Patriot

The Patriot (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 158 minutes Release date: 06/27/2000
A former hero of the French/Indian War, Benjamin Martin has renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. Although once a wily and ferocious soldier, he marries a fine woman who bears him seven children and, under her influence, trades his violent past for a peaceful future on his sprawling plantation. But rebellion is brewing--another conflict with Britain is inevitable. Recently...
Bloodrayne

Bloodrayne (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 01/05/2006
It's 1723 and evil rules Eastern Europe. An evil Lord Kagan has so much power that no one stands boldly against him. No one would dare try. And as great as his power is, this Kagan has an opportunity to become utterly invincible. Three secret treasures, once united in his presence will give Kagan immortal powers of untold horror. But there is some hope. Throughout history there have always been...
Brotherhood of the Wolf

Brotherhood of the Wolf (2002)

Rated: R Runtime: 143 minutes Release date: 01/10/2002
Set in 1765, during the reign of Louis XV, an epic adventure based in part on a well-known French legend. In a rural province of France, a mysterious creature is leaving a trail of mutilated corpses across the countryside, savagely killing scores of women and children. Unseen, possessed of enormous strength and a seemingly near-human intelligence, the beast has eluded capture for years. Desperate...
Casanova

Casanova (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 12/24/2005
For the first time in his life, the legendary Casanova find his match in an alluring Venetian beauty, Francesca, who does the one thing he never thought possible: refuse him. Through a series of clever disguises and scheming ruses, he manages to get ever closer to Francesca. However, he is playing the most dangerous game he has ever encountered--one that will risk not only his life and reputation...
Sluga Gosudarev

Sluga Gosudarev (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/21/2007
Set during the Swedish-Russian war of 1709, King of France Louis XIV sends two duelists to exile. One is ordered to go to the camp of King Karl XII of the Swedes while the other is sent to the camp of Russian Tsar Peter the First. Both Frenchmen face various dangers along the way. They witness the grand battle of Poltava from opposite sides. Court plots and romantic adventures stay in the past as...
Duchess

The Duchess (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 09/18/2008
Long before the concept existed, the Duchess of Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer, was the original "It Girl." Like her direct descendent Princess Diana, she was ravishing, glamorous and adored by an entire country. Determined to be a player in the wider affairs of the world, she proved that she could out-gamble, out-drink and outwit most of the aristocratic men who surrounded her. She helped usher...
Elizabeth: The Golden Age

Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 10/11/2007
It is 1585 and, having reigned over England for nearly three decades, QueenElizabeth I continues to face bloodlust for her throne and the lingering threat of familial betrayal. A channel away, a destructive wind of fundamentalist Catholicism blows across 16th century Europe, with Spain's Philip II, its figurehead. Backed by the Church in Rome and armed with the Inquisition, Philip--with his...
Libertine

The Libertine (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 11/24/2005
Story of the Earl of Rochester, friend of Charles II and a Restoration era pornographer and poet. He was an anti-monarchist Royalist and an atheist who converted to Christianity. The story is about how the Earl's cynicism is thrown for a loop when he falls in love with a struggling young actress.
Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story

Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 01/26/2006
A proper English gentleman, Tristram Shandy strides home from his ancestral home, Shandy Hall, to introduce himself. Tristram launches into his life story at the beginning: with his birth. He is soon distracted by the sight of his Uncle Toby and his friend Corporal Trim at work on their scale model reproduction of the 1695 siege at Namur, where Toby sustained embarrassing injuries. No account of...
Fountain

The Fountain (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 11/21/2006
An odyssey about one man's eternal struggle to save the woman he loves. His epic journey begins in 16th-century Spain, where conquistador Tomas commences his search for the Fountain of Youth, the legendary entity believed to grant immortality. As modern-day scientist Tommy Creo, he desperately struggles to find a cure for the cancer that is killing his beloved wife, Isabel. Traveling through deep...
Paheli

Paheli (2005)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 140 minutes Release date: 07/08/2005
Once upon a time, there was a lovely girl who was married to a man who was only interested in making money. There was a ghost who fell madly in love with her. On the wedding night itself, the husband left home for five long years on account of his business. The ghost took on the husband's appearance and entered her life. A few years later, when the husband returned home, the villagers and...
Teresa: El Cuerpo De Cristo

Teresa: El Cuerpo De Cristo (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/08/2007
Based on the life of Spain's feminist mystic Saint Teresa.
Free Birds

Free Birds (2013)

Rated: PG Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 10/31/2013
Two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks must put aside their differences and team up to travel back in time to change the course of history - and get turkey off the Thanksgiving menu for good.
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 168 minutes Release date: 05/24/2007
Heroes Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann are allied with Captain Barbossa in a desperate quest to free Captain Jack Sparrow from his mind-blowing trap in Davy Jones Locker; meanwhile, the terrorizing ghost ship, the Flying Dutchman and Davy Jones--under the control of the East India Trading Company--wreaks havoc across the Seven Seas. Navigating through treachery, betrayal and wild waters, they must...
Taras Bulba

Taras Bulba (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/01/2009
About the life of the Taras Bulba, a 16th-century Ukrainian Cossack leader who sends his son to study in Poland to learn the ways of the oppressor, only for the lad to fall in love with a Polish noblewoman. The fierce defense Ukraine's Cossack warriors put up when Polish armies intent on conquest swept across their lands is also highlighted.
Dangerous Liaisons

Dangerous Liaisons (1988)

Rated: R Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 12/20/1988
Set in pre-revolutionary France, an upper-class gentleman makes a wager with his ex-lover that he can seduce a virtuous woman.

Vivaldi (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 54 minutes Release date: N/A
Nomad

Nomad (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 03/15/2007
18th century Kazakhstan is a vast region of austere beauty, bordered by China, Russia and Tibet. The proud and warlike Kazakh tribes have survived and fought for centuries--against their enemies and amongst themselves. Oraz, a mystic warrior possessing great powers, foretells the birth of Mansur--a savior destined to bring victory to the Kazakh people. Fearful of Oraz' prediction, the Jungar...