The Rebel Princess

DVD - 2019
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Princess Margaret's life and loves reflected the social and sexual revolution that transformed the Western world during the 20th century. With sumptuous archival materials and revealing interviews, the series follows Margaret's life as she redefined the image of the modern princess, showing how her character combined the rebellious force of modernity with a respect for tradition.
Published: [United States] :, PBS Distribution,, [2019]
Branch Call Number: DVD B MAR
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (120 min.) :,sound, color ;,4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
digital, optical, surround, stereo, Dolby, rda
NTSC, rda
video file, DVD video, region 1, rda
Alternative Title: Rebel princess [videorecording]


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Dec 01, 2019

Most interesting and well done. Highly recommend it.

Jul 31, 2019

Excellent. She was a real party girl. Had an interesting life.

Jun 03, 2019

It occurred to me that it was her personality that made her a poor fit for the Royal Family. Those in the family who do their "duty" have an easier ride in the press than the black sheep. Harry is a case in point...the press just waited to see what controversial thing he would do next when he was younger. He, Diana, Fergie and Margaret always made for exciting news.

May 22, 2019

When it comes to the U.K's royal family line-up from yesteryear (20th century) - Was Princess Margaret really considered to be the black sheep of this regal and stately clan of British aristocracy?

Well, for you to find out the answer to that question you'll just have to watch this insightful bio-documentary where there's certainly a lot more to know about Margaret than just meets the eye.

Through stills, archival footage, and interviews (with biographers and friends) - This well-produced presentation from the PBS Network gives the ever-inquisitive viewer the inside story concerning the ups and downs of being Margaret, a modern-day princess in an old-school monarchy.

Mar 01, 2019

Engrossing, especially if you enjoy documentaries about the royal family.
Yes, she was a pampered princess but there are some intriguing things about her life that make this movie more than interesting. Recommend also reading the recent book, "99 Glimpses of Princess Margaret" which is an unconventional biography format, quite fitting for an unconventional princess.


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