This lush period piece garnished with lavish costumes and luxurious settings tells the story of a doomed romance between Greenwood and Granger. Forced into a marriage with a young prince, who soon becomes King George I of England, Greenwood leads a life of romantic disillusionment. Her
heart is healed, however, when she falls in love with Granger, a Swedish count. Their plans to flee are overheard by Robson, a jealous countess who is also Granger's former mistress. Robson informs the king of Greenwood's plan, and Granger is soon found dead. The film ends on a somber note as
Greenwood is sent to a remote castle to live a life of brokenhearted isolation. For fans of ...