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What to Watch After You Binge 'The Crown'

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Another season of 'The Crown' has come and gone. While we wait another year for season 5, check out these shows and movies about famous (and fictitious) royals.

Victoria

Victoria

Shows

The story of Queen Victoria, who came to the throne at a time of great economic turbulence and resurgent republicanism – and died 64 years later the head of the largest empire the world had ever seen, having revitalised the throne’s public image and become “grandmother of Europe”.

Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots

Movies

In 1561, Mary Stuart, widow of the King of France, returns to Scotland, reclaims her rightful throne and menaces the future of Queen Elizabeth I as ruler of England, because she has a legitimate claim to the English throne. Betrayals, rebellions, conspiracies and their own life choices imperil both Queens. They experience the bitter cost of power, until their tragic fate is finally fulfilled.

The Young Victoria

The Young Victoria

Movies

As the only legitimate heir of England's King William, teenage Victoria gets caught up in the political machinations of her own family. Victoria's mother wants her to sign a regency order, while her Belgian uncle schemes to arrange a marriage between the future monarch and Prince Albert, the man who will become the love of her life.

Diana: In Her Own Words

Diana: In Her Own Words

Movies

Using home videos recorded by her voice coach, Diana takes us through the story of her life.

The Last Emperor

The Last Emperor

Movies

A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation by the invading Japanese, and finally to his obscure existence as just another peasant worker in the People's Republic.

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