We use cookies to ensure that we can give you the very best experience. To find out more about how we use cookies, please visit the cookie policy page.


Skip to content

Back to DVD
Prince Philip: A Life of Devotion


Released: 26th April 2021

Barcode: 5016641120965

  • Format: DVD
  • Studio: IMC Vision
  • Certification: E
  • Category: Special Interest

There was an error adding this product to your basket. Please try again.

Released: 26th April 2021

Delivery to the UK only
Free UK delivery on orders over £20

Your order contains pre-orders Dispatched prior to release date
Click & Collect

Get it delivered to a store near you with FREE Click & Collect available on this product. (Temporarily excluding stores in Northern Ireland & Scotland)

Ring & Reserve

Can't wait to get your hands on this? Ring to reserve at your local store, subject to availability: 03333 230 667 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ (Temporarily excluding stores in Northern Ireland & Scotland)

  • Description

  • Product Details

  • Delivery and Returns

  • Description

    PRINCE PHILIP - THE PLOT TO MAKE A KINGbr/This programme tells the fascinating inside story of how Queen Elizabeth met Prince Philip and the fierce br/tensions unleashed when she fell in love with him - tensions that would eventually place huge strains on the royal marriage that would shape the future of Elizabeth's reign. The royal and political elite at the time disliked Philip's German roots - and they also disliked his larger than life, ferociously ambitious uncle Lord Louis Mountbatten. But it was from this difficult backdrop that a solid marriage and a life of devotion would be forged. This film draws on unpublished memoirs. The programme reveals, for the first time, the early complexities and frustrations of the Royal marriage as the Queen struggled to reconcile the love of her husband with the suspicions of her family and her government who seemed opposed. At the heart of this story Philip and Elizabeth formed an incredibly strong marriage that would withstand the many challenges that would test them. On their golden wedding anniversary in 1997, the Queen paid a touching tribute to her husband, saying, "He has, quite simply, been my strength and stay all these years.". This insightful documentary contains rare and personal footage of the royal couple, the royal wedding and many other key events of their time.br/REIGN SUPREMEbr/Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip's lives have been a journey like no other. Throughout Queen Elizabeth's reign, she has been the United Kingdom's symbol of continuity and stability. In testament to them their marriage has remained steadfast and throughout the many challenges the Royal family have had to face Prince Philip has stood firmly by her side. This programme captures many of those key moments that shaped both of their lives. From the early days of their marriage, the sudden death of the Queen's father, the tragic death of Diana and the fire that devastated Windsor castle. Their many visits to the nations around the world have won them the unwavering respect of her subjects and peers. Both Queen Elizabeth and Philip's story is one of devotion and duty. Amongst it all, both remain true to their cause of upholding the British Monarchy in the face of an ever changing world and Prince Philip role has remained an integral part of building that incredible legacy.
  • Product Details

    Additional info Language(s): English, Interactive Menu
    No. of discs 2 disc(s)
    Duration 100 mins
  • Delivery and Returns

    When will my order arrive?

    • If the items are in stock, we’ll aim to dispatch them within 24 hours of your order being placed. Due to the increased volumes of orders being received and the social distancing measures that our warehouse teams are following, there may be a slight delay with dispatching orders, and we thank you for your patience. 
    • Orders sent via Royal Mail 48® are usually received within two to five working days, including Saturdays. Due to current delays, please allow seven days for delivery.
    • Orders sent via the Royal Mail 24® service will be dispatched the same day if ordered by 2pm, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays).
    • We will aim to dispatch pre-orders so that you receive them on the release date.
    • Where an item is 'Back in stock soon', we'll aim to receive more stock within a week and will dispatch any orders once the shipment has arrived.
    • Certain items can take longer to source than the estimated week, particularly during busy trading periods and may take longer to arrive at the warehouse. In this instance, we'll send weekly updates to keep you aware. 

    Delivery charges

    • Free delivery is available for most items when the order exceeds £20, but any exceptions will be clearly highlighted.
    • Selected items are only available for delivery via the Royal Mail 48® service and other items are available for delivery using this service for a charge.
    • Selected items are only available for delivery using Click & Collect to an hmv or FOPP store of your choice.
    • All delivery options and any charges that are applicable will be shown at the checkout.

    Will you tell me when my order is on its way?

    • We will email you as soon as each item is ready to be dispatched so you know when to expect them, but you can also check the status of your order in your account.
    • We don’t always ship everything together so check your dispatch email for more details - we’ll send you a dispatch email per parcel.
    • If your order contains items that are out of stock, we’ll ship the in-stock items as soon as we can and will dispatch the out-of-stock items as soon as we’ve received more stock in the warehouse
    • For items that are dispatched using our standard service, we ask that you wait 14 days from the date of dispatch before reporting any items as undelivered.


    • Due to current lockdown measures that are in place across the country, we have extended our returns policy and items ordered from October 2020 can be returned to us up until 30 days after our high street stores reopen.