There Queen Elizabeth II and all the Royal Family are the protagonists of a large group of movies and TV serieswhich tell the English crown through the most exciting and often dramatic events of the last decades.
The catalog of Prime Video allows you to access a wide selection of titles, content dedicated to the protagonists of the royal family and to the longest-lived sovereign in English history.
Come on Oscar awards Helen Mirren and Colin Firth up to an unprecedented Kristen Steward in the role of Diana Spencer, the sad Princess also played by Naomi Watts in another film: here are the more interesting titles to see on Prime Video.
An amazing Helen Mirren plays the role of Queen Elizabeth II in the film “The Queen”, directed by Stephen Frears. A role that allowed the British actress to win the Oscar for best actress.
Released in 2006, the film tells the story of the royal family in the days following 31 August 1997, the date of the death of Princess Diana.
A night with the queen – A royal night out
“A night with the queen – A royal night out”, directed by Julian Jarrold, takes us back to 1945, the year of the Allied victory against Nazi Germany. A very young Elizabeth, together with her sister Margaret, are at the side of her father King George VI about to deliver her speech to the nation, she eager to join the people for the celebrations in the streets of London.
The king’s speech
Elena Bonham Carter, Colin Firth And Guy Pierce are the protagonists of the film awarded with four Oscars and directed by Tom Hooper, “The King’s Speech”, released on the big screen in 2010. After the abdication of his brother, George VI accepts the crown but his stammering makes him very reluctant, so much so that he relies on the support of speech therapist Lionel Logue, with whom he establishes a particular relationship. It will be George VI who will lead the country in the years of the Second World War. The future sovereign Elizabeth II appears in the film as a child.
The film “Spencer”, released in 2022 and directed by Pablo Larraìyou see Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana. Her marriage to Prince Charles has now become a cold and distant relationship and it is time for Diana to make a very painful decision, just as she celebrates Christmas with the royal family at Sandringham House, Norfolk.
Diana: the secret story of Lady D
Another film dedicated to Lady D, this time played by Naomi Watts. “Diana: The Secret Story of Lady D”, directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel, tells the loves and passions of Princess Diana, archived her marriage with one of the members of the Royal Family.
The private lives of the Windsors
“The Private Lives of the Windsors” is a TV series dedicated to one of the most famous British families. Three seasons focused on the life of Lord Mountbatten, Princess Margaret, sister of Queen Elizabeth II, and the Queen Mother.