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50 Ratings


Directed by Michael Hoffman
United Kingdom, United States, 1995
Biography, Drama, Romance


Robert Merivel lives the high life provided to someone of his position as a member of King Charles court. Merivel is ordered to marry his King’s mistress in order to divert the queens suspicions. He is given one other order by the king and that is not to fall in love.

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Restoration Directed by Michael Hoffman

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1996 | 2 wins including: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

BAFTA Awards

1996 | Nominee: Best Costume Design

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