Top 10 awesome movies like Saint Joan that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Saint Joan and you can't get over how good this movie was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar movies which are created by the likes of Otto Preminger, Richard Widmark and Richard Todd . Here goes the list -

  1. Cromwell
  2. Mary, Queen of Scots
  3. The Barretts of Wimpole Street
  4. Jefferson in Paris
  5. Richard III
  6. England, My England
  7. Esther and the King
  8. Marie Antoinette
  9. The Man Who Saw Tomorrow
  10. King of Kings
  1. Cromwell

    Cromwell

    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.

    This movie, created by Ken Hughes, Richard Harris and Alec Guinness, scores 6.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

    You can watch this on Amazon Prime Video and Tubi Tv.

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  2. Mary, Queen of Scots

    Mary, Queen of Scots

    During the sixteenth century, the Catholic Mary, Queen of Scots engages in over two decades of religious and political conflict with her cousin, the Protestant Queen Elizabeth I of England, amidst political intrigue in her native land.

    This movie, created by Charles Jarrott, Vanessa Redgrave and Glenda Jackson, scores 7.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

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  3. The Barretts of Wimpole Street

    The Barretts of Wimpole Street

    Elizabeth Barrett's tyrannical father has forbidden any of his family to marry. Nevertheless, Elizabeth falls in love with the poet Robert Browning.

    This movie, created by Sidney Franklin, Jennifer Jones and John Gielgud, scores 6.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

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  4. Jefferson in Paris

    Jefferson in Paris

    One of the obsessive speculations in American history is whether Thomas Jefferson, in the years before he became president, had an affair with (and fathered a child with) his 15-year-old ...

    This movie, created by James Ivory, Nick Nolte and Gwyneth Paltrow, scores 5.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

    You can watch this on Hoopla.

  5. Richard III

    Richard III

    Shakespeare's powerful tale of the wicked deformed king and his conquests, both on the battlefield and in the boudoir.

    This movie, created by Laurence Olivier, Cedric Hardwicke and Nicholas Hannen, scores 7.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

    You can watch this on Apple Itunes and Amazon Video.

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  6. England, My England

    England, My England

    In 1960s, a British playwright attempts to reconstruct the life of real life 17th century English composer Henry Purcell even though little is known about him. Purcell's life is reenacted and his music performed.

    This movie, created by Tony Palmer, Simon Callow and Michael Ball, scores 6.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

  7. Esther and the King

    Esther and the King

    Two decades before she would gain fame and some fortune as Alexis Carrington on Dynasty (1981), Dame Joan Collins starred as Esther in this melodramatic, routine Biblical story. The setting is Persia in the fourth century B.C., as Esther comes to the attention of the recently widowed King Ahasuerus. The King has been trying to stifle and defeat the campaign of hatred fomented against the Jews by his evil minister Haman (Sergio Fantoni). Before the King can pair off with Esther and defeat the villainous Haman, there are several intervening adventures and an additional, attractive woman who competes for attention.

    This movie, created by Raoul Walsh, Joan Collins and Richard Egan, scores 5.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

    You can watch this on Amazon Prime Video.

  8. Marie Antoinette

    Marie Antoinette

    The tragic life of Marie Antoinette, who became queen of France in her late teens.

    This movie, created by W.S. Van Dyke, Norma Shearer and Tyrone Power, scores 7.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

    You can watch this on Vudu, Amazon Video, Microsoft Store, Youtube, Google Play Movies and Apple Itunes.

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  9. The Man Who Saw Tomorrow

    The Man Who Saw Tomorrow

    Hosted by Orson Welles, this documentary utilizes a grab bag of dramatized scenes, stock footage, TV news clips and interviews to ask: Did 16th century French astrologer and physician Nostradamus actually predict such events as the fall of King Louis XVI and the French Revolution, the rises of Napoleon and Hitler, the assassination of President John F. Kennedy? And are there prophecies that have yet to come true?

    This movie, created by Robert Guenette, Orson Welles and Philip L. Clarke, scores 6.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

  10. King of Kings

    King of Kings

    The temporary physical life of everyone's Savior, Jesus Christ.

    This movie, created by Nicholas Ray, Jeffrey Hunter and Siobhan McKenna, scores 7.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

    You can watch this on Hoopla.

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