Keyword: 18th century

Royal Affair

A Royal Affair (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 137 minutes Release date: 11/08/2012
Based on actual events, in 1768, German doctor Johann Struensee accompanies King Christian VII of Denmark on a year-long tour of Europe. Queen Caroline is impressed by the doctor and falls in love with him. Slowly, Struensee gains more and more influence and starts implementing reforms, based on his humanistic value system. This leads to his downfall, orchestrated by the aristocracy.
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...
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.
Case Depart

Case Depart (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2011
Two step-brothers are sent back in time to the slavery period where they are forced to stick together in order to free themselves from a plantation.
I, Frankenstein

I, Frankenstein (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 01/23/2014
200 years after his shocking creation, Dr. Frankenstein's creature Adam still walks the earth. But when he finds himself in the middle of a war over the fate of humanity, Adam discovers he holds the key that could destroy humankind.
Benjamin, or the Diary of an Innocent Young Man

Benjamin, or the Diary of an Innocent Young Man (1968)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 11/29/1968
A 17-year-old orphaned teen is taken in by his wealthy aunt to live at her chateau where he learns the pleasures of lovemaking from a variety of women of all ages.

Jane Austen's Love & Friendship (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/18/2014
Monk

The Monk (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 03/07/2013
In 17th-century Madrid, a baby named Ambrosio is left at the gates of a monastery and raised by the brothers there. When he grows up, Ambrosio becomes a brother who is admired for his uncompromising ethics and draws crowds when he speaks. But Brother Ambrosio faces temptation when Valerio arrives. The young novice claims to be hiding his disfigured face behind a mask, but in fact is a woman named...
Alone Yet Not Alone

Alone Yet Not Alone (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/26/2013
In 1748, the Leininger family leaves Germany to escape religious persecuting and sails for America. As they begin the difficult task of making a new home for themselves, their faith sustains them. But the struggle for control of the new nation by the British and French has terrible effect on the family's fortunes.

Zama (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
Dir: Lucrecia Martel
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Miss In Her Teens (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
Sir Simon Loveit is a widower who wishes to marry a wealthy young heiress. His son, Captain Bob, however has already won her heart before he went to war in Flanders.On his return, Captain Bob discovers, courtesy of his manservant Puff, that Miss has two other suitors, Captain Flash and Mr. Fribble.
Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven's Final Symphony

Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven's Final Symphony (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 10/31/2013
At Tiananmen Square in 1989, students played Beethoven's Ninth Symphony over loudspeakers as the army came in to crush them. In Chile, women living under Pinochet's dictatorship sang the Ninth at torture prisons, as men inside took hope when they heard their voices. When the Berlin Wall, symbol of division and oppression, came down in December 1989, Leonard Bernstein performed Beethoven's Ninth as...
Dir: Kerry Candaele
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