Byzantine Empire (476-1453)

Theodora, Slave Empress (1954)
Teodora (500-548), wife of Emperor Justinian I (483-565)
The Last Roman (1968)
Gothic kingdom falls to famous Byzantine General Belisarius (under Emperor Justinian, 527-565)
Rytsarskiy roman (2000)
Crusaders need the help of the treacherous Emperor Alexius I Comnenus (reigned 1081-1118) to get to Jerusalem 1096-1099 in the First Crusade
Conquest 1453 (2012)
1453, siege of Constantinople by the Ottoman Turks ending the Byzantine Empire