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Queen Victoria's Children


Ch. Title Description # Day Date Time Length RPT CC DVS AD MD
36.1 A Domestic Tyrant Queen Victoria and Prince Albert shared a passionate marriage, but historians claim behind closed doors their domestic life was a battlefield. Spanning 60 years, this special explores the reign of Victoria through her personal relationships with her husband and her nine children. It is a story of manipulation, conflict, intimidation, emotional blackmail and fevered attempts by her children to escape the clutches of their domineering and needy mother. (1 of 2) 101 TH 10/16/14 08:00pm 01:01:39 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.1 A Domestic Tyrant Queen Victoria and Prince Albert shared a passionate marriage, but historians claim behind closed doors their domestic life was a battlefield. Spanning 60 years, this special explores the reign of Victoria through her personal relationships with her husband and her nine children. It is a story of manipulation, conflict, intimidation, emotional blackmail and fevered attempts by her children to escape the clutches of their domineering and needy mother. (1 of 2) 101 MO 10/20/14 03:00am 01:01:39 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.1 Princes Will Be Princes This fascinating special explores Queen Victoria's life through stories of the personal relationships between her, her husband Prince Albert, and their nine children. The characters and complex relationships are brought to life using written material and photographs the family left behind. This episode explores Victoria's difficult relationship with her eldest son Bertie, whom she blamed for Albert's death, believing his sexual indiscretions to have fatally weakened her husband. It also examines her relationship with her son Leopold, the physically weak but spirited hemophiliac who put up the most determined effort to break free from his mother's control. (2 of 2) 102 TH 10/23/14 07:58pm 01:01:44 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.1 Princes Will Be Princes This fascinating special explores Queen Victoria's life through stories of the personal relationships between her, her husband Prince Albert, and their nine children. The characters and complex relationships are brought to life using written material and photographs the family left behind. This episode explores Victoria's difficult relationship with her eldest son Bertie, whom she blamed for Albert's death, believing his sexual indiscretions to have fatally weakened her husband. It also examines her relationship with her son Leopold, the physically weak but spirited hemophiliac who put up the most determined effort to break free from his mother's control. (2 of 2) 102 MO 10/27/14 03:00am 01:01:44 (RPT) (CC) × ST