Here we've displayed a list of the best 17th Century films : Hara-Kiri(1963), The Court Jester(1955), Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon(2000), Captain Blood(1935), The Lady and the Highwayman(1989), Mother Joan of the Angels(1961), Queen Christina(1933), Don Giovanni(1979), Cyrano de Bergerac(1950), Carnival in Flanders(1935), Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai(2011), Silence(2016) ... ...
When a ronin requesting seppuku at a feudal lord's palace is told of the brutal suicide of another ronin who previously visited, he reveals how their pasts are intertwined - and in doing so challenges the clan's integrity.
A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against an evil ruler who has overthrown the rightful King.
Adventure, Sports & Fitness, Action
A young Chinese warrior steals a sword from a famed swordsman and then escapes into a world of romantic adventure with a mysterious man in the frontier of the nation.
A young Irish doctor is exiled as a slave to Jamaica where he captures a Spanish galleon and becomes the most feared pirate of the Caribbean.
A mermaid princess makes a Faustian bargain in an attempt to become human and win a prince's love.
Horror, Mystery & Thriller, Drama
Lucyna Winnicka Mieczyslaw Voit Anna Ciepielewska Maria Chwalibóg Kazimierz Fabisiak Stanislaw Jasiukiewicz Zygmunt Zintel Franciszek Pieczka Jerzy Kaczmarek Jaroslaw Kuszewski
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A priest is sent to a small parish in the Polish countryside which is believed to be under demonic possession and there he finds his own temptations awaiting.
Queen Christina of Sweden is a popular monarch who is loyal to her country. However, when she falls in love with a Spanish envoy, she must choose between the throne and the man she loves.
Ruggero Raimondi Kiri Te Kanawa José van Dam John Macurdy Edda Moser Teresa Berganza Malcolm King Éric Adjani
Mozart's opera in lush sets: Don Giovanni, the infamous womanizer, kills Donna Anna's father. He is then chased by Donna Anna's fiancé, Don Ottavio, as well as Donna Elvira, one of his former conquests. But the real threat lies elsewhere.
The charismatic swordsman-poet helps another woo the woman he loves in this straightforward version of the play.
Tells the story of the Spanish invasion of Flanders
A tale of revenge, honor and disgrace, centering on a poverty-stricken samurai who discovers the fate of his ronin son-in-law, setting in motion a tense showdown of vengeance against the house of a feudal lord.
In the 17th century, two Portuguese Jesuit priests travel to Japan in an attempt to locate their mentor, who is rumored to have committed apostasy, and to propagate Catholicism.
In 1668 Polish colonel Michael Wolodyjowski, who recently retired to a monastery, is recalled to active duty and takes charge of Poland's eastern frontier defenses against invading Tatar hordes and Ottoman armies.
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A documentary on the life and career of Yiddish actor Pesach Burstein and his family.
Animation, Kids & Family, Fantasy
After being snubbed by the royal family, a malevolent fairy places a curse on a princess which only a prince can break, along with the help of three good fairies.
Shakespeare's comedy of gender confusion, in which a girl disguises herself as a man to be near the count she adores, only to be pursued by the woman he loves.
Despotic King Louis XIV discovers he has a twin brother who has grown up under the tutelage of his foster father, the patriotic musketeer D'Artagnan.
The respected painter takes to drink and faces down scandal after his wife dies.
Seeking revenge, an athletic young man joins the pirate band responsible for his father's death.
The Four Musketeers defend the queen and her dressmaker from Cardinal Richelieu and Milady de Winter.
In 16th Century Italy, devil-may-care playboy Don Juan runs afoul of the despotic Borgias.
King Louis XIII of France is thrilled to have born to him a son - an heir to the throne. But when the queen delivers a twin, Cardinal Richelieu sees the second son as a potential for ... See full summary »
An epic story about the Ukrainian uprising against the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth magnates in the 17th Century.
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A young peasant maid working in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer becomes his talented assistant and the model for one of his most famous works.
History, Drama, Biography
Oliver Cromwell can no longer tolerate King Charles' policies, and the self-interest of the ruling class, and leads a civil war to install Parliament as the ultimate ruler of England.
Fantasy, Drama, Romance, Action
Star-crossed lovers must fight on opposing sides in a battle that will determine the next Shogun.
France|Switzerland|Côte d'Ivoire|Burkina Faso|Italy
Rasmane Ouedraogo Albertine N'Guessan Ziable Honoré Goore Bi Bintou Bakayoko Nicole Suzis Menyeng Mireille Andree Boti Tie Dijian Patrick Nadege Blagone Anastasie Tode Bohi Didier Grandidier Mylene-Perside Kouame
In West Africa during the late 17th century, King Adanggaman leads a war against his neighboring tribes, ordering his soldiers to torch enemy villages, kill the elderly and capture the ... See full summary »
An ex-pirate contends with rowdy buccaneers and a love-hate relationship with an aristocratic woman who's tougher than she seems.
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A noblewoman begins to lead a dangerous double life in order to alleviate her boredom.
Drama, History, War
In 1636, King Injo hides in the mountains to avoid being part of the Qing dynasty.