Movies and TV shows like The Devil's Whore

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The Devil's Whore (2008)
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The Devil's Whore (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 189 min.
TV show
Story: Set between the years 1642 and 1660, "The Devil's Whore" charts the progress of the English Civil War through the eyes of the a 17 year old girl, the fictional Angelica Fanshawe.
Style: serious, epic, captivating, realistic, stylized, political, baroque
Plot: sexual tension, parliament, civil war, battles, revolution, political unrest, treason, betrayal, rebellion, state affairs, husband wife relationship, aristocracy, throne, widow, loss of husband, witch, medieval, ancient, voodoo, british royal family, historical event, woman, colonialism, royalty, war ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and stylized films and TV series with plots about state affairs, royalty, society, royal family, medieval, war and ancient mostly in Drama, History and War genres. Some movies like The Devil's Whore: New Worlds (2014), World Without End (2012), To Kill a King (2003), TURN: Washington's Spies (2014), The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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New Worlds (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
TV show
Story: The 1680s bring a new king, Restoration and more tyranny. In Massachusetts, a robber's son falls for an anti-monarchist. In England, young lady falls for an outlaw.
Style: captivating, emotional, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: new world, state affairs, colony, treason, rebellion, political unrest, society, love and romance, social differences, idealism, family relations, aristocracy ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, new england, massachusetts
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100%
World Without End (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany, UK
Duration: 374 min.
TV show
Story: The English town of Kingsbridge works to survive as the King leads the nation into the Hundred Years' War with France while Europe deals with the outbreak of the Black Death.
Style: tense, realistic, epic, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: queen, medieval, monastery, plague, witch, massacre, love and romance, society, lovers apart, romance, state affairs, village ...
Time: 14th century, middle ages, 50s
Place: england, europe
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100%
To Kill a King (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A recounting of the relationship between General Fairfax and Oliver Cromwell, as they try to cope with the consequences of deposing King Charles I.
Style: clever, talky, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: political intrigue, rebelliousness, betrayal, rivalry, political unrest, revolution, state affairs, society, intrigue, dishonesty, torture, court ...
Time: 17th century
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100%
TURN: Washington's Spies (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of New York farmer, Abe Woodhull, who bands together with a group of childhood friends to form The Culper Ring, an unlikely group of spies who turn the tide in America’s fight for independence.
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american revolution, spy, colonial america, army, historical character, political unrest, rebelliousness, rivalry, ambition, rebellion, undercover, treason ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 540 min.
TV show
Story: On his deathbed, King Henry VIII recalls how he wooed and wed his six wives - and disposed of five of them - in a bid to secure the succession to the throne with a male heir. Despite his many marriages and the crowded court, Henry remains ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, stylized
Plot: tudors, royal family, intrigue, royalty, king, ancient, treason, love and romance, crumbling marriage, rise and fall, head of state, ambition ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
By the Sword Divided (1983)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: By the Sword Divided is a British television series produced by the BBC between 1983 and 1985. The series was a historical drama set during the mid 17th century, dealing with the impact of the English Civil War on the fictional Lacey family, made ...
Style: baroque
Plot: puritan, parliament, civil war, english
Time: 17th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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War & Peace (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 380 min.
TV show
Story: Sumptuous BBC mini-series following the fortunes and the rise and fall of five aristocratic families in the waning days of imperial Russia.
Style: captivating, epic, stylized, serious, emotional ...
Plot: imperial russia, love and romance, society, napoleonic wars, aristocracy, inheritance, army, love story, wartime life, fall in love, illegitimate son, courage ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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100%
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Versailles (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a young Louis XIV on his journey to become the most powerful monarch in Europe, from his battles with the fronde through his development into the Sun King. Historical and fictional characters guide us in a world of betrayal and ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, intellectual, stylized ...
Plot: royal family, royal court, intrigue, king, rivalry, betrayal, ambition, political intrigue, state affairs, graphic violence, rise to the top, king of france ...
Time: 17th century
Place: versailles, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Hollow Crown (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: The Hollow Crown is a series of British television films featuring William Shakespeare's History Plays. The first Season is an adaptation of Shakespeare's second historical tetralogy, the Henriad: Richard II, Henry IV, Part I and Henry ...
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, epic, harsh ...
Plot: king, royal family, queen, betrayal, prince, heir to the throne, medieval, rivalry, battles, political intrigue, power struggle, throne ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The First Churchills (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Winston Churchill's biography of his ancestors.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, epic, stylized
Plot: historical event, politics, family, british politics, historical figure, rise to the top, soldier, leadership, military, state affairs, society, ambition ...
Time: georgian era, 17th century, 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Tudors (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Tudors is a history-based drama series following the young, vibrant King Henry VIII, a competitive and lustful monarch who navigates the intrigues of the English court and the human heart with equal vigor and justifiable suspicion.
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: king, historical character, intrigue, royal family, tudors, love triangle, queen, royal court, heir, power struggle, couple relations, betrayal ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Charles II: The Power and The Passion (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 188 min.
TV show
Story: The chronicle of Charles II's time on the throne, his 10 year exile from Oliver Cromwell's England, and his triumphant return.
Style: serious, realistic, epic, political, baroque
Plot: king, royal family, politics, mistress, rise and fall, ambition, social differences, rivalry, head of state, society, rise to the top, betrayal ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe, holland, london, netherlands ...
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46%
The White Queen (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set against the backdrop of the Wars of the Roses, the series is the story of the women caught up in the protracted conflict for the throne of England.
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, erotic, political ...
Plot: royal family, queen, royal court, aristocracy, throne, seduction, king, monarchy, intrigue, betrayal, love and romance, young woman ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sharpe's Eagle (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Sharpe is a Captain saddled with the South Essex, a battalion run by incompetents and filled with soldiers who have never been in battle. When the South Essex loses its colours (its regimental flag), Sharpe vows to save the honor of the regiment by ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, napoleonic wars, military, battles, war, escapades, state affairs, soldier, heroes, rebellion, military life, royal court ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Lorna Doone (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The year is 1675. England is threatened by religious and political rivalries. King Charles II's Catholic brother, James, is next in line for the throne, but many Protestants put their faith in Charles' illegitimate son, The Duke of ...
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, serious, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: revenge, love, state affairs, romance, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, forbidden love, political unrest, vengeance, politics, rivalry, countryside ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
1612: Chronicles of the Dark Time (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 144 min.
Story: The czar of Russia has died and a power vacuum has developed. This period in the late 16th and early 17th century has been called "The Time of Troubles." There are many impostors who claim to the right to rule, but there's only one ...
Style: captivating, serious, tense, epic, baroque
Plot: conquering, battles, war, politics, state affairs, wartime life, military, heroes, political unrest, sword fight, medieval, siege ...
Time: 17th century
Place: russia, poland, europe, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
1066: The Battle for Middle Earth (2009)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: October 14th, 1066 is the most famous date in English history. It is the year of TWO invasions of England, and in which three huge and bloody pitched battles were fought
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, war, military, invasion, rivalry, state affairs, political unrest, medieval, cruelty, bravery, king, fight ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century
Place: england, europe, flanders, norway, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Admiral (2015)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 151 min.
Story: When the young republic of The Netherlands is attacked by England, France and Germany and faces its own civil war no less, only one man, Michael de Ruyter, can lead the county's strongest weapon, the Dutch fleet.
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: naval battle, war, ocean, state affairs, military, battles, civil war, soldier, leadership, heroic mission, sea, ship ...
Time: 17th century
Place: holland, europe, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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1864 (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 460 min.
TV show
Story: When Austria and Prussia declare war on Denmark, two brothers are called to serve in the bloodiest battle in Denmark's history.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, stylized, epic
Plot: brother brother relationship, military, love triangle, soldier, battles, military life, life is a bitch, political unrest, german history, army, war, heart attack ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: denmark, austria, prussia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Victoria & Albert (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 200 min.
TV show
Story: The passionate love story that was Queen Victoria and Prince Albert's lengthy marriage. Beginning in 1837, the year of King William IV's death and 18-year-old Victoria's ascension to the throne, the series charts the tumultuous period ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, realistic, serious, factual ...
Plot: queen victoria, royal family, husband wife relationship, victorian england, head of state, love and romance, british empire, monarch, state affairs, royal court, romance, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
War and Peace (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Russia, Poland
Duration: 394 min.
TV show
Story: War and Peace delineates in graphic detail events leading up to the French invasion of Russia, and the impact of the Napoleonic era on Tsarist society, as seen through the eyes of five Russian aristocratic families. Portions of an earlier version of ...
Style: captivating, stylized, epic, emotional, romantic ...
Plot: aristocracy, tragic love, napoleon bonaparte, love, war, love triangle, napoleonic wars, romance, social differences, couple relations, wartime life, true love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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41%
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Birdsong (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
TV show
Story: As an English soldier fights in the horrific trenches of northern France, he is haunted by the memories of his forbidden love affair with a French woman.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, epic, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war one, soldier, trench warfare, love affair, military, lovers apart, lovers, romance, army, battles, mafia, cheating ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: france, united kingdom, europe
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40%
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Napoleon (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany, Italy, Canada, USA, UK, Hungary, Spain, Czech Republic
Duration: 380 min.
TV show
Story: The year is 1816, and NAPOLEON, held prisoner by the British on the island of St. Helena, is telling the young English girl BETSY his life story.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, epic ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, napoleon bonaparte, rise and fall, french revolution, conquering, napoleon, megalomaniac, battlefield, battles, rise to the top, leadership, ambition ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1810s, 1790s
Place: europe, france, prussia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Great Fire (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
TV show
Story: An insight into what happened on the night of 2 September 1666, the Great fire of London.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: fire, save the day, escapades, chaos and mayhem, working class, poverty, destruction, disaster, royalty, king, catastrophe, abduction ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Last Kingdom (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A show of heroic deeds and epic battles with a thematic depth that embraces politics, religion, warfare, courage, love, loyalty and our universal search for identity. Combining real historical figures and events with fictional characters, it is the ...
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, epic, serious ...
Plot: viking, king, battles, castle, kingdom, rivalry, escapades, political unrest, heroes, kidnapping, vengeance, sword ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century, future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Captain Alatriste: The Spanish Musketeer (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 145 min.
Story: In 17th century Spain Diego Alatriste, a brave and heroic soldier, is fighting in his King's army in the Flandes region. His best mate, Balboa, falls in a trap and, near to death, asks Diego to look after his son and teach him to be a soldier.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spanish history, battles, soldier, adventure, european history, intrigue, heroes, tough heroes, dishonesty, state affairs, courage, military ...
Time: 17th century
Place: spain, flanders, naples italy, madrid, napoli italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Wolf Hall (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: England in the 1520s is a heartbeat from disaster. If the King dies without a male heir, the country could be destroyed by civil war. Henry VIII wants to annul his marriage of twenty years and marry Anne Boleyn. The Pope and most of Europe oppose ...
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, factual, suspense ...
Plot: royal family, rise to the top, political intrigue, manipulation, state affairs, ambition, dishonesty, society, blind ambition, betrayal, politics, tudors ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Magnificent Century (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Muhteşem Yüzyıl is a prime time historical Turkish television series. It was originally broadcast on Show TV and then transferred to Star TV. It is based on the life of Suleiman the Magnificent, the longest reigning Sultan of the Ottoman Empire, ...
Style: stylized, captivating, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: sultan, palace intrigue, intrigue, power struggle, political intrigue, royal family, love and romance, couple relations, state affairs, political unrest, political conspiracy, military ...
Time: 16th century
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, turkey, constantinople, europe
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33%
The Passing Bells (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Poland
TV show
Story: At the outbreak of war, two teenage boys defy their parents to sign up.
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, serious, psychological ...
Plot: world war one, wartime life, battlefield, military, soldier, life is a bitch, battles, hopes, friendship, young soldier, bittersweet, battle zone ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Indian Summers (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Epic drama set in the summer of 1932 where India dreams of independence, but the British are clinging to power. Set against the sweeping grandeur of the Himalayas and tea plantations of Northern India, the drama tells the rich and explosive story ...
Style: realistic, serious, epic, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: colonialism, class differences, racism, revolution, political unrest, society, state affairs, culture clash, rebellion, british, independence, caste system ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: india, himalaya, asia
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38%