2015 / 52
In 1788, at Britain's first penal colony in Botany Bay, tensions run high as convicts live alongside their naval guards and women are in short supply. It's a new world with new rules, but these colonists didn't come here by choice. And going back home would be criminal.
2006 / 104
Serving as Ludwig van Beethoven's copyist gives a conservatory student access to the composer's musical genius -- but also exposes her to his cruelty. She became the trusted confidante of a musical titan. But she underestimated the temperamental nature of his genius.
2002 / 3.8 / 90
An aristocrat's illegitimate son falls for a woman in need in this Victorian melodrama based on George Eliot's novel about a love triangle gone awry.
1977 / 3.4 / 100
Two officers in Napoleon's army challenge each other to a series of bloody duels, with the final clash coming after many years of fighting. An insult turns from an isolated incident into a lifelong feud. The battles they wage become an all-out war.
1992 / 3.4 / 106
This film adaptation of Emily Brönte's novel follows the doomed affair of two lovers, and how their relationship resonates through the generations.
1986 / 3.6 / 141
In 1553, after ruling England for nine days against her will, Lady Jane Grey and her husband are imprisoned and sentenced to die.
2007 / 3.4 / 101
With his empire crumbling and his parents dead, 12-year-old Roman Emperor Romulus is exiled to Capri with his mystical tutor. A royal orphan is trained and protected by a mystical tutor. A magic sword could seal his fate as emperor of Rome.
1988 / 174
Through a relationship with a seamstress, a well-meaning middle-aged man is drawn into the plight of a group of debtor prisoners. Two very different people have just fallen in love. In Victorian London, it's a great recipe for drama and secrets.
1966 / 120
When Henry VIII seeks approval from the aristocracy to divorce, Sir Thomas More finds himself caught between the king and the Roman Catholic Church. Loyalty to the crown or to his conscience: A renowned lawyer's greatest battle isn't in the court, but within himself.
2009 / 4 / 52
In this Jane Austen adaptation, meddler Emma Woodhouse takes new protégé Harriet Smith under her swing, but her plans end up in disaster. A woman becomes the unofficial matchmaker of her small town. But will she find a match of her own?
2011 / 4.1 / 52
A series of events leads an orphaned young man to a mysterious inheritance and an acquaintance with an eerie recluse and her beautiful ward. Between the impoverished orphan, unattainable true love and mad dowager, it's a tale of Dickensian proportions.
1995 / 4.2 / 53
An all-star cast, stately homes and beautiful countryside combine to capture the romance, drama and wit of Jane Austen's novel in the 1995 adaptation. A 19th-century woman refuses an aristocrat's proposal. He's pompous; she's headstrong ... they're made for each other.
2016 / 125
This biopic explores the evolution of 19th-century American poet Emily Dickinson from rebellious schoolgirl to reclusive, brilliant writer. The stifling restrictions of her time were no match for the artistry that was taking shape within her.
2006 / 4.1 / 68
Word that a local maharaja is threatening British interests sends swashbuckling hero Richard Sharpe on his most dangerous mission yet. He was done fighting. But when duty called, one soldier risked it all to defend his country -- and his honor.
1984 / 102
In this tale based on an epic poem, a fearless young squire bests the mystical Green Knight in battle and must pay a heavy price for victory. A brash heart with a quick blade. His fatal mistake unearths the ultimate riddle: a fantastic quest for life.
2001 / 111
A princess who wants to restore the throne to its rightful heir seeks out the prince and falls in love with him at first sight.
2016 / 59
The lives and loves of three aristocratic Russian families intertwine against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars and the French invasion of Russia. As their pampered world verges on collapse, history will take a back seat to their passions and betrayals.
2011 / 3.0 / 129
The youthful love between two English adolescents becomes an obsessive passion that wreaks havoc as the pair navigates adult life.