France & Holland to French Revolution

The Sword and the Rose (1953)
Valois-Orléans Branch (1498-1515)
English King's sister Mary Tudor married to King Louis XII, who ruled from 1498-1515
Diane (1956)
Valois-Angoulême Branch (1515-1589)
Mistress of King Henri II, first emperor of the French Renaissance (rule from 1547 to 1559)
Queen Margot (1994)
Valois-Angoulême Branch (1515-1589)
Sister of Frances's Charles IX (ruled 1560-1574), brother of Francis II, weds in 16th c; marries the future King Henri IV
Saint-Germain ou La négociation (2003)
Valois-Angoulême Branch (1515-1589)
Charles IX sends Catholic Baron to Protestant representatives (includes St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre of 1572)
Les samedis de l’histoire: Henri IV (1977)
House of Bourbon (1589-1792)
Story of Henri IV of France (reign 1589-1610) who enacted the Edict of Nantes for religious freedom
Henri 4 (2010)
House of Bourbon (1589-1792)
King Henry IV of France (reigned 1589-1610) from his rise as the Huguenot Henry of Navarre to a very popular King of France
Ce jour là, tout a changé (2009)
House of Bourbon (1589-1792)
Last day of king Henri IV of France before his murder by the fanatical catholic Ravaillac
Cardinal Richelieu (1935)
Louis XIII (1610-1643)
Cardinal Richelieu oppresses French Protestants, known as Huguenots (under King Louis XIII, 1610-1643)
Richelieu (1977)
Louis XIII (1610-1643)
Under the Red Robe (1937)
Louis XIII (1610-1643)
Cardinal Richelieu worried about opposition from the Huguenots in the south
The Three Musketeers (1935)
Louis XIII (1610-1643)
The Musketeers fight against the forces of Cardinal Richelieu.
The Three Musketeers (1939)
Louis XIII (1610-1643)
The Three Musketeers (1948)
Louis XIII (1610-1643)
The Three Musketeers (1973)
Louis XIII (1610-1643)
King Louis XIII of France, 1610-1643
The Three Musketeers (1993)
Louis XIII (1610-1643)
The Three Musketeers (2011)
Louis XIII (1610-1643)
Musketeers have to foil a beautiful double agent and her villainous employer from seizing the French throne and engulfing Europe in war
Carnival in Flanders (1935)
Louis XIII (1610-1643)
A French comedy set during the 1616 Spanish invasion of Flanders
Alatriste (2006)
Louis XIII (1610-1643)
Heroic Spanish soldier fighting in Flanders in 17th century has to look after a dying friend's son in Madrid
Mother Joan of the Angels (1961)
Witch Hunting
1630s; womanizing priest Grandier executed for sorcery & the next priest tries to heal the nuns
Cautio Criminalis (1974)
Witch Hunting
German movie; witchcraft
The Headsman (2005)
Witch Hunting
16th century Tyrol, Austria; of two childhood friends one becomes a friar and the other an executioner, but both are involved in witch hunting
Sorceress (1987)
Witch Hunting
Supposed witchcraft in 13th century France
The Devils (1971)
Witch Hunting
Witchcraft in 17th c. France
Day of Wrath (1943)
Witch Hunting
Accusations of witchcraft in a 17th c. Danish village
Witchhammer (1970)
Witch Hunting
Witch hunting in Czechoslovakia
Posledná bosorka (1957)
Witch Hunting
A painter of a nude model angers the clergy so they condemn the model as a witch
The Advocate (1993)
Witch Hunting
A lawyer defends animals accused of being involved in witchcraft
Rembrandt (1936)
Rembrandt and Vermeer
1630 Dutch painter
Rembrandt (1940)
Rembrandt and Vermeer
Rembrandt (1999)
Rembrandt and Vermeer
Rembrandt fecit 1669 (1977)
Rembrandt and Vermeer
Nightwatching (2007)
Rembrandt and Vermeer
Rembrandt's romantic and professional life
Rembrandt: Fathers & Sons (1999)
Rembrandt and Vermeer
Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)
Rembrandt and Vermeer
Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer, 1665
The Taking of Power by Louis XIV (1966)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
Versailles: The Dream of a King (2008)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
Louis XIV
Madame De Pompadour: The King’s Favourite (2006)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
Mistress of King Louis XIV
Vatel (2000)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
In 1671, Prince de Condé hosts Louis XIV for three days of excess
The King’s Daughters (2000)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
France under the rule of Louis XIV (including his lady friend and his mistress)
Louis, enfant roi (1993)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
Formative years of the young king Louis XIV
Liselotte von der Pfalz (1935)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
Elisabeth Charlotte of the Palatine (or Pfalz) marries brother of Louis XIV of France and becomes known for her correspondence
Liselotte von der Pfalz (1966)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
The Queen and the Cardinal (2009)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
Mazarin functioned as co-ruler of France with Queen Anne during the regency for young King Louis XIV; later Mazarin directed French policy with the monarch
Le château perdu (1973)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
The King Is Dancing (2000)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
King Louis XIV and his growing trust in a musical genius
L’allée du roi (1996)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
TV mini-series, rags to riches story of Francoise d'Aubigne, the governess of the children by the King and his mistress, the Marquise de Montespan
The King’s Daughters (2000)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
King Louis XIV
The Marquise of Darkness (2010)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
Woman poisoner leads off the deaths in the Affair of the Poisons
Voltaire (1933)
Louis XIV (1643-1715)
Louis XV, le soleil noir (2009)
Louis XV (1715-1774)
90 minutes
Cartouche (1962)
Louis XV (1715-1774)
French Robin Hood during the time of the Régence, 1715-1723, the regent part of the reign of King Louis XV (1715-1774)
Let Joy Reign Supreme (1975)
Louis XV (1715-1774)
The Regent over Louis XV, France
Madame De Pompadour: The King’s Favourite (2006)
Louis XV (1715-1774)
Mistress of King Louis XV, 1745-1764
Passion (1917)
Louis XV (1715-1774)
Mistress of King Louis XV of France
Madame du Barry (1954)
Louis XV (1715-1774)
1768 Louis XV and the Countess Du Barry