A young G.I. is returning from WW II and finds he has little in common with the wife he left behind. Travelling as a salesman he (Paul) meets an unmarried and pregnant woman, Victoria, the daughter of a wealthy vineyard owner.
Jacquou le Croquant is a French historical film based on the 1899 novel by Eugene Le Roy and the 1969 TV serial “Jacquou le Croquant”. The book is often translated as “Jacquou the Rebel” even if the word “Croquant” has a more pejorative meaning as a “yokel”.
However, the action is set in the Dordogne, just after the Napoleonic period and filmed in Romania, at the Corvin Castle.
Humanity’s history of hatred goes back many and many years, and it still goes on today, but in disguised forms.
This true story movie paints that hate and racism. A female journalist, Hazel Brannon Smith (Jen Seymour) is the one who speaks out for black civil rights. Even if she knows insults, violence and death threats from the local Ku Klux Klan, she is not intimidated by the racists of the town and sticks to her ideals.
It is a comedy-drama film about the last great adventure of the world’s best con men. They are plotting one last shot and the victim is Penelope an eccentric millionaire. Her castle is Peleș Castle.
Among the locations of the movie, there is The Constanța Casino and the port of Constanța.
2. A Princess for Christmas (2011)
An American woman who is the guardian for her young niece and nephew is invited to a royal European castle for Christmas by her late brother-in-law’s father, the Duke of Castlebury. Feeling out of place as a commoner, she is determined to give her family a Merry Christmas. Consequently, she surprises herself falling for a handsome prince.
3. A Christmas Prince (2017)
A reporter goes undercover as a tutor to get information about a playboy prince. She is tangled in some royal intrigue and ends up finding love.
4. A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding (2018)
It is a sequel to the 2017 film “A Christmas Prince“. Amber and Richard are set to tie the knot in a Royal Wedding. Their plan is jeopardized by a political crisis and Amber’s guessing whether or not she is cut out to be a queen.
5. Royal Matchmaker (2018)
A king hires a matchmaker to find his son a suitable wife.As the deadline is approaching, she finds him a suitable wife. Besides, she has to realize she has fallen in love with the king’s son.
6. A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby (2019)
It is another sequel to the film “A Christmas Prince”. A royal baby is on the way and Amber must save her family and kingdom by unwrapping a mystery.
With a magnificent architecture inside and out, and located in a picturesque area, Peleș Castle is a must. Do not miss this gem of Romania!