Royal Affair, A

Category: feature / drama
Director: Nikolaj Arcel
Producer: Sisse Graum Jørgensen
Louise Vesth
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Germany, Czech Republic
Year: 2011
Length: 128'
Production Status: completed


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 Christian VII (Mikkel Boe Følsgaard), the man of enlightenment and idealism Struensee (Mads Mikkelsen), and the young but strong queen Caroline Mathilda (Alicia Vikander). The drama is the gripping tale of brave idealists who risk everything in their pursuit of freedom for the people. Above all it is the story of a passionate and forbidden romance that changed an entire nation.
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