Tag: 17th century

The Last Valley (1971) 7.2

The Last Valley (1971)

Storyline:People in a small German village in the last valley to remain untouched by the devastating Thirty Years' War try to exist in peace with a group of soldiers occupying the valley. Written by &l...

The Man in the Iron Mask (1998) 6.5

The Man in the Iron Mask (1998)

Storyline:Paris is starving, but the King of France is more interested in money and bedding women. When a young soldier dies for the sake of a shag, Aramis, Athos and Porthos band together with a plan to replace the k...

Cyrano de Bergerac (1990) 7.5

Cyrano de Bergerac (1990)

Storyline:A dashing officer of the guard and romantic poet, Cyrano de Bergerac is in love with his cousin Roxane without her knowing. His one curse in his life, he feels, is his large nose and although it may have bee...

Delusions of Grandeur (1971) 7.3

Delusions of Grandeur (1971)

Storyline:Don Salluste, a petty tyrant in his own home and minister of the King of Spain, falls from grace. Wanting revenge, he tries to compromize the Queen with his valet Blaze, introduced as his cousin. But poor Bl...

War of the Arrows (2011) 7.1

War of the Arrows (2011)

Storyline:13 years after the King Injo Revolt, the Chosun Dynasty is attacked by the Chung Dynasty of China. A young man named Na-mi leaves his demolished village to find his young sister, Ja-in, and her finance Su-ko...

Admiral (2015) 6.4

Admiral (2015)

Storyline:When the young republic of The Netherlands is attacked by England, France and Germany and faces its own civil war no less, only one man, Michael de Ruyter, can lead the county's strongest weapon, the Dutch f...

Day of Wrath (1943) 8.2

Day of Wrath (1943)

Storyline:In a Danish village in the early 1600s, a young woman named Anne, whose mother was thought to be a witch, develops sympathy toward an old woman, Marte, who is accused of witchcraft. The intervention of Anne'...

Shiraz: A Romance of India (1928) 5.0

Shiraz: A Romance of India (1928)

Storyline:A historical romance set in the Mughal Empire. Selima is a princess-foundling raised by a potter and loved by her brother, Shiraz. She is abducted and sold as a slave to Prince Khurram, later Emperor Shah Je...

The Wicked Lady (1945) 6.7

The Wicked Lady (1945)

Storyline:A married woman finds new thrills as a masked robber on the highways.User Reviews:

Captain Blood (1935) 7.4

Captain Blood (1935)

Storyline:Dr. Peter Blood, unjustly convicted of treason and exiled from England, becomes a notorious pirate.User Reviews: What a creature must sit on the throne who lets a man like you deal out his justice!rnrnCaptai...

Masquerade (2012) 7.9

Masquerade (2012)

Storyline:During the confusing and conspiratorial Joseon Dynasty King Gwang-hae orders his councilor, HEO Kyun, to find him a double in order to avoid the constant threat of assassination. HEO Kyun finds Ha-sun, a jes...

A Little Chaos (2014) 6.5

A Little Chaos (2014)

Storyline:A romantic drama following Sabine (Kate Winslet), a talented landscape designer, who is building a garden at Versailles for King Louis XIV (Alan Rickman). Sabine struggles with class barriers as she becomes ...

A Field in England (2013) 6.3

A Field in England (2013)

Storyline:Fleeing for their lives, a small party abandon their Civil War confederates and escape through an overgrown field. Thinking only of what lay behind, they are ambushed by two dangerous men and made to search ...

Marquise (1997) 6

Marquise (1997)

Storyline:Marquise is a drama about the rise and fall of a beauteous actress. As cheerfully portrayed by Sophie Marceau, the eponymous heroine is an engagingly ribald, but perhaps rather too modern, character. She ris...

The Fortress (2017) 6.9

The Fortress (2017)

Storyline:In 1636, the Qing dynasty attacks Joseon. King Injo and his retainers, including Choi Myung-kil and Kim Sang-hun, hide in the mountain fortress city of Namhansanseong. They are isolated from the outside. Mea...