A Royal Affair (2012)

A young queen falls in love with her physician, and they start a revolution that changes their nation forever.

A ROYAL AFFAIR is the true story of an ordinary man who wins the queen's heart and starts a revolution. Centering on the intriguing love triangle between the ever more insane Danish King Christian VII, the royal physician who is a man of enlightenment and idealism Struensee and the young but strong Queen Caroline Mathilda, A ROYAL AFFAIR is the gripping tale of brave idealists who risk everything in their pursuit of freedom for their people.(c) Magnolia Pictures

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 89% / Audience 82%

Rated R,  2 hr 17 mins

Drama • History • Romance
Nikolaj Arcel
Mads Mikkelsen  •  David Dencik  •  Alicia Vikander  •  Mikkel Boe Følsgaard

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