my favorite period/fantasy movies [that i have watched]by xxpupexx | created - 30 Apr 2012 | updated - 07 May 2016 | Public
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1. The Young Victoria (2009)
PG | 105 min | Biography, Drama, History
A dramatization of the turbulent first years of Queen Victoria's rule, and her enduring romance with Prince Albert.
Votes: 50,329 | Gross: $11.00M
I don't care what ppl said about the story whether the story actually DID happen or NOT, I don't give a sh*t , the story is so romantic and really shows how the love or those old generation <3 I was so touched by the film T_T
however, by the second and third time i watched this film I felt like it ends toooo quick ... maybe its just me.... oh well.... i recommend this one for ppl who love romance and a little bit of drama and some politic stuff
2. The Duchess (2008)
PG-13 | 110 min | Biography, Drama, History
A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.
Votes: 67,654 | Gross: $13.82M
TOTALLY love this I love drama that has character development in it historic , LOVE , politic ..... REALLY recommend this film
3. Downton Abbey (2010–2015)
TV-PG | 58 min | Drama, Romance
A chronicle of the lives of the British aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the early 20th Century.
this on play it long,
Its great for ppl who love story coz the story begins with the introduction of each main+support character, and each sup-story doesn't always has its conclusion within one episode
BUT !!! I really do enjoyed this series i watched them 5-6 eps within a day sometimes no sleep at all very addictive indeed!!
The costumes are so well done even for me who has fashion design under-grad degree , you can learn the fashion costume during 20s in quite a detail from this series
Also the World war plus a bit of Titanic stuff here...
4. Ever After: A Cinderella Story (1998)
PG-13 | 121 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
The "real" story of Cinderella. A refreshing new take on the classic fairy tale.
Votes: 61,798 | Gross: $65.71M
I watched this in my childhood <3
nothing much to say ...
its a fairy tale story for any of us girls
JUST WATCH IT
5. Snow Queen (2002 TV Movie)
180 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
A young woman must journey through the seasons to rescue her boyfriend who has been kidnapped by the evil Snow Queen.
one of my childhood movie [again]
kinda nice the plot ... to me is not that strong
but well.... another fairy tale for girls
BTW This film inspired one of my fashion collection
just take a look for any one who love costume or fashion
6. DragonHeart (1996)
PG-13 | 103 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
The last dragon and a disillusioned dragonslaying knight must cooperate to stop an evil king who was given partial immortality.
Votes: 82,943 | Gross: $51.37M
MY Heart ached every time I watch this TT_TT
YOU GOTTA SEE IT !!!
7. Merlin (2008–2012)
TV-PG | 45 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
These are the brand new adventures of Merlin, the legendary sorcerer as a young man, when he was just a servant to young Prince Arthur on the royal court of Camelot, who has soon become his best friend, and turned Arthur into a great king and a legend.
8. The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)
PG | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
In 1890s London, two friends use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") for their on-the-sly activities. Hilarity ensues.
Votes: 20,158 | Gross: $8.38M
Very Fun film and relaxing <3
kids + family film
9. Tuck Everlasting (2002)
PG | 90 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy
A young woman meets and falls in love with a young man who is part of a family of immortals.
Votes: 19,202 | Gross: $19.16M
TT____TT the girl is just soooo stupid !! damned!!
watch it for yourself and tell me if youd agree or not ?!
10. Becoming Jane (2007)
PG | 120 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
A biographical portrait of a pre-fame Jane Austen and her romance with a young Irishman.
Votes: 51,142 | Gross: $18.67M
I dont really remember what happen or how it end the way it does BUT THIS is just too much...
I would never NEVER leave him :'(
11. Anne of Green Gables (1985)
TV-G | 199 min | Drama, Family
An orphan girl, sent to an elderly brother and sister by mistake, charms her new home and community with her fiery spirit and imagination.
I call this film CLASSIC !!!
12. The Tudors (2007–2010)
TV-MA | 60 min | Drama, History, Romance
A dramatic series about the reign and marriages of King Henry VIII.
well, my uncle who is from England said that this is very close to what actually happen during the Tudors reign . so... if you Interested in history of Henry VIII and his concubines I really recommend this series
apart from this series is VERY intense and breath taking from episode to episode I just couldn't stop watching!!
WARNING there are Several BED scenes ^__^
13. David Copperfield (1999– )
Unrated | 185 min | Drama
Charles Dickens' haunting semi-autobiographical tale of a boy who is sent away by his stepfather after his mother dies but manages to triumph over incredible adversities.
another Classic !!
14. Vanity Fair (2004)
PG-13 | 141 min | Drama
Growing up poor in London, Becky Sharp defies her poverty-stricken background and ascends the social ladder alongside her best friend, Amelia.
Votes: 18,347 | Gross: $16.14M
15. Little Women (1994)
PG | 115 min | Drama, Family, Romance
The March sisters live and grow in post-Civil War America.
Votes: 40,236 | Gross: $50.08M
16. Casanova (2005)
R | 112 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
The fabled romantic Giacomo Casanova, after failing to win the affection of the Venetian woman Francesca Bruni, strives to discover the real meaning of love.
Votes: 47,191 | Gross: $11.29M
its good if youve got some time to kill ....
17. The Three Musketeers (2011)
PG-13 | 110 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
The hot-headed young D'Artagnan along with three former legendary but now down on their luck Musketeers must unite and defeat a beautiful double agent and her villainous employer from seizing the French throne and engulfing Europe in war.
Votes: 94,611 | Gross: $20.38M
less intense and more contemp + funny version of The Tree Musketeer from 1993
18. The Three Musketeers (1993)
PG | 105 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
The three best of the disbanded Musketeers - Athos, Porthos, and Aramis - join a young hotheaded would-be-Musketeer, D'Artagnan, to stop the Cardinal Richelieu's evil plot: to form an ... See full summary »
Votes: 44,343 | Gross: $53.90M
19. The Man in the Iron Mask (I) (1998)
PG-13 | 132 min | Action, Adventure
The cruel King Louis XIV of France has a secret twin brother who he keeps imprisoned. Can the twin be substituted for the real king?
Votes: 137,163 | Gross: $56.97M
one of my fav movie from childhood
20. Shakespeare in Love (1998)
R | 123 min | Comedy, Drama, History
A young Shakespeare, out of ideas and short of cash, meets his ideal woman and is inspired to write one of his most famous plays.
Votes: 189,891 | Gross: $100.32M
I AM IN LOVE.... the end!!!
21. Elizabeth (1998)
R | 124 min | Biography, Drama, History
A film of the early years of the reign of Elizabeth I of England and her difficult task of learning what is necessary to be a monarch.
Votes: 81,112 | Gross: $30.08M
great historical film
22. Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)
PG-13 | 114 min | Biography, Drama, History
A mature Queen Elizabeth endures multiple crises late in her reign including court intrigues, an assassination plot, the Spanish Armada, and romantic disappointments.
Votes: 58,834 | Gross: $16.29M
Great sequel !!
23. Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)
PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
A young fugitive prince and princess must stop a villain who unknowingly threatens to destroy the world with a special dagger that enables the magic sand inside to reverse time.
Votes: 240,862 | Gross: $90.76M
for girls >>> Jake Gyllenhaal is just HOT in this LOL ^__^
and for the guys the story is nice the action is fun so go for it !
24. The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)
PG-13 | 115 min | Biography, Drama, History
Two sisters contend for the affection of King Henry VIII.
Votes: 90,922 | Gross: $26.81M
LOVE IT !!
25. Sense and Sensibility (1995)
PG | 136 min | Drama, Romance
Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her three daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. The two eldest daughters are the titular opposites.
Votes: 85,773 | Gross: $43.18M
hav't watched this yet..... well.... I dont really like this actress much
nothing wring about the story
26. Great Expectations (1946)
Not Rated | 118 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery
A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.
CLASSIC .... well, i got to watch this in my english class LOL
27. Miss Potter (2006)
PG | 88 min | Biography, Drama
The story of Beatrix Potter, the author of the beloved and best-selling children's book, "The Tale of Peter Rabbit", and her struggle for love, happiness and success.
Votes: 25,362 | Gross: $2.98M
28. Marie Antoinette (2006)
PG-13 | 123 min | Biography, Drama, History
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.
Votes: 87,437 | Gross: $15.96M
29. The Phantom of the Opera (2004)
PG-13 | 143 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
A young soprano becomes the obsession of a disfigured musical genius who lives beneath the Paris Opéra House. He kidnaps the soprano and forces the owners of the play to keep her as the lead role of the play.
Votes: 103,768 | Gross: $51.27M
30. The Prestige (2006)
PG-13 | 130 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
After a tragic accident two stage magicians engage in a battle to create the ultimate illusion whilst sacrificing everything they have to outwit the other.
Votes: 967,030 | Gross: $53.09M
31. The King's Speech (2010)
R | 118 min | Biography, Drama
The story of King George VI of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it.
Votes: 554,225 | Gross: $138.80M
GREAT GREAT GREAT FILM
Colin Firth did a wonderful job in this film,
His Acting is a mind-blow !!! RALLLY !!!
R | 123 min | Drama, Horror
A vampire tells his epic life story: love, betrayal, loneliness, and hunger.
Votes: 258,627 | Gross: $105.26M
NUMBER 1 childhood favourite !!!!!!! <3 <3 <3 <3
33. Atonement (2007)
R | 123 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
Fledgling writer Briony Tallis, as a thirteen-year-old, irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.
Votes: 211,717 | Gross: $50.93M
34. Moulin Rouge! (2001)
PG-13 | 127 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
A poet falls for a beautiful courtesan whom a jealous duke covets.
Votes: 240,154 | Gross: $57.39M
very great musical film !!!
36. The Sound of Music (1965)
G | 174 min | Biography, Drama, Family
A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower.
Votes: 165,914 | Gross: $163.21M
CLASSIC CLASSIC CLASSIC !!!!!!!
37. The Green Mile (1999)
R | 189 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy
The lives of guards on Death Row are affected by one of their charges: a black man accused of child murder and rape, yet who has a mysterious gift.
Votes: 903,056 | Gross: $136.80M
OMG!!!!! VERY VERY VERY GREAT film
MUST HAVE == for life collection!!!
38. Forrest Gump (1994)
PG-13 | 142 min | Drama, Romance
The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, Vietnam, Watergate, and other history unfold through the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75.
Votes: 1,438,772 | Gross: $330.25M
39. Reign of Fire (2002)
PG-13 | 101 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
A brood of fire-breathing dragons emerges from the earth and begins setting everything ablaze, establishing dominance over the planet.
Votes: 114,439 | Gross: $43.06M
40. Your Highness (2011)
R | 102 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
When Prince Fabious's bride is kidnapped, he goes on a quest to rescue her... accompanied by his lazy useless brother Thadeous.
Votes: 89,926 | Gross: $21.60M
41. War Horse (2011)
PG-13 | 146 min | Drama, War
Young Albert enlists to serve in World War I after his beloved horse is sold to the cavalry. Albert's hopeful journey takes him out of England and to the front lines as the war rages on.
Votes: 127,529 | Gross: $79.88M
CLASSIC!!!! DRAMA!! EMOTIONAL !! and BEAUTIFUL !!!
42. The Illusionist (2006)
PG-13 | 110 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
In turn-of-the-century Vienna, a magician uses his abilities to secure the love of a woman far above his social standing.
Votes: 321,034 | Gross: $39.87M
44. Game of Thrones (2011– )
TV-MA | 57 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Nine noble families fight for control over the mythical lands of Westeros, while a forgotten race returns after being dormant for thousands of years.
45. Vikings (2013– )
TV-MA | 44 min | Action, Drama, History
The world of the Vikings is brought to life through the journey of Ragnar Lothbrok, the first Viking to emerge from Norse legend and onto the pages of history - a man on the edge of myth.