French Revolution (1789)

Ridicule (1996)
Wit proves the key to social success at the court of Louis XVI (1774-1792)
Marie Antoinette (1938)
Daughter of Francis II of Austria; wife of Louis XVI
Affair of the necklace reflects badly on innocent Marie Antoinette
L’autrichienne (1990)
Last days of Queen Marie Antoinette
Farewell, My Queen (2012)
Last days of Queen Marie Antoinette in the Versaille Palace as seen by the Queen's reader
The Beloved Rogue (1927)
French poet-patriot Francois Villon battles wits with King Louis XI
French poet, vagabond Francois Villon convicted of murder (short film)
Jefferson in Paris (1995)
Jefferson's experiences as French ambassador along with his love life
La Marseillaise (1938)
French Revolution
A Tale of Two Cities (1935)
With Ronald Coleman
Reign of Terror (1949)
1789 French Revolution
Scaramouche (1952)
Only set in the 1789 French Revolution
Danton (1983)
Radical but pragmatic leader in the French Revolution
Georges Jacques Danton (1759–1794)
The Lady and the Duke (2001)
Scottish courtesan observes and writes about the French Revolution
That Night in Varennes (1982)
French film about stagecoach passengers who get caught up in the arrest of King Louis XVI in the town of Varennes
Sade (2000)
1794, Marquis de Sade faces execution by Robespierre's regime
Quills (2000)
Marquis de Sade at the Charenton Mental Asylum