Movies and TV shows like Disraeli

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Disraeli (1978)
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Disraeli (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Disraeli is a British four part serial about the great statesman and Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Benjamin Disraeli.
Plot: jewish, politics, politician, novelist, englishman, parliament
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england

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Most similar movies to Disraeli

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and stylized films and TV series with plots about politics, society, state affairs, royal family, ambition, family relations and royalty mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Disraeli: Mosley (1998), Wolf Hall (2015), Victoria (2016), Sandburg's Lincoln (1974), Edward the King (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mosley (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Mosley was a 1998 television serial produced for Channel 4 based on British fascist Oswald Mosley's life in the period between the two world wars. The series was directed by Robert Knights, from a screenplay by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, ...
Plot: politics, british politics, racist, politician, beating, chanting, nazism, political protest, anti communism, fascism, male nudity, womanizer ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, post world war one, pre world war two
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95%
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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, suspense, factual ...
Plot: rise to the top, political intrigue, royal family, manipulation, state affairs, ambition, manipulations, betrayal, politics, society, dishonesty, blind ambition ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: england, europe, london
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93%
 8.2
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Victoria (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Queen Victoria, who came to the throne at a time of great economic turbulence and resurgent republicanism – and died 64 years later the head of the largest empire the world had ever seen, having revitalised the throne’s public image ...
Style: realistic, romantic, touching, factual, based on true events ...
Plot: british history, monarchy, queen victoria, royal family, queen of england, european history, royalty, power, queen, female protagonist, prime minister, husband wife relationship ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1830s
Place: britain, london, buckingham palace
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Sandburg's Lincoln (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A miniseries about President Abraham Lincoln.
Plot: usa history, civil war, president, u.s. civil war, husband wife relationship, american civil war, politician, u.s. president, trial, government, politics, american history ...
Time: 19th century
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87%
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Edward the King (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Edward the Seventh is a 1975 television drama series, made by ATV in 13 episodes. Based on the biography of Edward VII by Philip Magnus, it starred Timothy West as the elder Edward VII and Simon Gipps-Kent and Charles Sturridge as Edward in his ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, epic, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, royal family, royal court, state affairs, head of state, cigar smoking, troubled youth, cheating wife, husband wife relationship, politics, royalty ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, victorian era, edwardian era
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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, stylized ...
Plot: queen victoria, royal family, husband wife relationship, love and romance, head of state, british empire, state affairs, royal court, romance, political unrest, couple relations, rise to the top ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe
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71%
Dickens of London (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dickens of London is a 1976 television miniseries from Yorkshire Television based on the life of English novelist Charles Dickens. Both Dickens and his father John were played by British actor Roy Dotrice. The series was written by Wolf Mankowitz ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: london, england
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63%
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John Adams (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
TV show
Story: The life of one of the USA's Founding Fathers, its second President, and his role in the nation's first 50 years.
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, sincere, realistic, serious ...
Plot: american history, president, historical character, leadership, politics, lawyer, freedom, human spirit, head of state, state affairs, determination, family relations ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s, 1770s
Place: usa, england, massachusetts, pennsylvania, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Kennedy (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 282 min.
TV show
Story: Biography of the 1961-1963 presidency of John F. Kennedy
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, sincere
Plot: civil rights, election, white house, assassination, politics, vietnam war, kennedy family, nuclear threat, administration, americana, rise and fall, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: washington d.c., usa, dallas texas
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60%
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Elizabeth R (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: When Elizabeth Tudor comes to the throne, her (male) advisors know she has to marry. Doesn't she?
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, factual
Plot: palace intrigue, queen elizabeth i, queen, royal family, political conspiracy, throne, betrayal, state affairs, rise to the top, tragic hero, dishonesty, patriotism ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Dismissal (1983)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: The drama surrounding the dismissal of Mr. Gough Whitlam as the Labor Prime Minister of Australia - on 11 November, 1975 - by the then Governor-General of Australia, Sir John Kerr - and the subsequent installation, in Parliament, of the Liberal ...
Plot: parliament, government, intrigue, politics, prime minister
Time: 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Gunpowder (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: England, 1603. Elizabeth I is dead and King James of Scotland has taken the throne. With the country at war with catholic Spain, English catholics are persecuted and priests caught saying mass are punished with death. Several attempts have already ...
Style: factual, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: king of england, british history, planned murder, activist, catholic priest, catholic, parliament, execution, treason, religion, british royal family, assassination plot ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, scotland, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 8.3
 26
Number 10 (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Drama series about the private lives of seven British prime ministers who lived in Number 10 Downing Street between the 1780s and the 1920s: William Pitt the Younger, the Duke of Wellington (Arthur Wellesley), Benjamin Disraeli, William Ewart ...
Plot: british prime minister, political party, prime minister, politics, period piece, member of parliament, government, parliament
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Brexit: The Uncivil War (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Political strategist Dominic Cummings leads a popular but controversial campaign to convince British voters to leave the European Union from 2015 up until the present day.
Style: psychological, disturbing, realistic, captivating
Plot: politics, united kingdom, escapades, society, ambition, danger, rivalry, life philosophy, disorder, human
Time: 21st century, 2010s, year 2016
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 8.3
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The Pallisers (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: This sprawling BBC saga follows an aristocratic family through three generations of power, wealth, intrigue, and scandal in Victorian England. Based on Anthony Trollope’s “political” novels .
Plot: family relations, parliament, aristocracy, social climber, duchess, politics, aristocrat, duke, government, scandal, marriage of convenience, rise to power ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
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54%
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: serious, realistic, captivating, stylized, epic
Plot: politics, family life, family tradition, family relations, state affairs, ambition, leadership, soldier, military, society, rise to the top, royal family ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: england
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52%
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 ...
Plot: parliament, puritan, english, civil war
Time: 17th century
Place: england
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50%
Doctor Thorne (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the penniless Mary Thorne, who grows up with her rich aunt/cousins at Greshamsbury Park estate.
Style: captivating, cynical, touching, sentimental, thought provoking
Plot: family drama, ward, english countryside, physician, aristocrat, village, family relations, couples, social differences, intrigue, society, love and romance ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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G.B.H. (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 567 min.
TV show
Story: The epic – and sometimes hilarious – story of the madness of power, and how it affects the lives of two men.
Plot: politics, director, british politics, nudity (full frontal - brief), city council, school, strike, female nudity, socialism
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Gathering Storm (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A love story offering an intimate look inside the marriage of Winston and Clementine Churchill during a particularly troubled, though little-known, moment in their lives.
Style: talky, sincere, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: winston churchill, politics, british history, world war two, war, head of state, state affairs, couple relations, rise to the top, society, fascism, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, year 1934
Place: england, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.3
 1K
Aristocrats (1999)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: Based on a true story, Aristocrats draws back the curtain on an 18th century English family near the summit of society, revealing a tapestry of romance, prejudice, infidelity, and revolution.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: master and servant, politics, rich and poor, family relations, royal family, siblings relations, state affairs, romance, high society, infidelity, power relations, intrigue ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, georgian era
Place: england, ireland, europe
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46%
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 31
Oscar (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: In the summer of 1891, Oscar Wilde first met Lord Alfred Douglas — an encounter that will dramatically and tragically change both of their lives.
Plot: male prostitution, prison, hustler, historical event, male prostitute, sodomy, older man younger man relationship, gay interest
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 498
Lillie (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Lillie Langtry
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: forbidden love, media sensation, couples, romance, rise and fall, actor's life, unfulfillment, blind ambition, ambition, power relations, tragic love, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, 1900s, 1920s, victorian ...
Place: england, london, usa, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 208
The Charmer (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 312 min.
TV show
Story: The Charmer was a 1987 British television serial set in the 1930s, and starring Nigel Havers as Ralph Ernest Gorse, a seducing conman and murderer, Rosemary Leach as Joan Plumleigh-Bruce, the smitten victim widow and Bernard Hepton as Donald ...
Plot: execution, army, murder, womanizer, murder trial, cheating, con artists
Time: 1930s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 3K
Jesus (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, Germany, USA, France, Spain, Czech Republic, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The film is notable for presenting a more human Jesus, compared to more solemn portrayals in earlier films; here Jesus laughs and cries like anyone else. Among other things, he weeps at Joseph’s funeral, throws stones in Lake Galilee when meeting ...
Style: realistic, serious, epic, based on the bible, surprise ending ...
Plot: bible, jesus christ, christianity, resurrection, jewish, religions or cults, hopes, society, leadership, sin, jesus, death of protagonist ...
Place: palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.7
 15K
I, Claudius (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 650 min.
TV show
Story: Tracing the lives of several Roman emperors, this is an epic of ruthless ambition, shocking debauchery and murderous intrigue set in one of history's most fascinating eras. Bearing witness to the saga is Claudius, whose stutter and limp have ...
Style: epic, clever, atmospheric, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: roman empire, emperor, political intrigue, power struggle, ambition, betrayal, intrigue, ancient, family feud, prophecy, conspiracy, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Our Friends in the North (1996)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 623 min.
TV show
Story: A nine part series depicting the varying fortunes of four friends - Nicky, Geordie, Mary and Tosker - from the optimistic times of 1964 to the uncertainties of 1995. Taking nine pivotal years (1964, 1966, 1967, 1970, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1987, 1995) ...
Plot: friends, politics, friend
Time: 1960s, 1990s, 80s, 70s, 90s ...
Place: northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 38
Red Couple (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 179 min.
TV show
Plot: communist party, prison, communist, love, death of son, jail, socialism, secret police, alcohol abuse, execution, communism, love triangle ...
Time: 1930s, 1950s, 1940s, 50s
Place: soviet union, finland
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40%
 7.4
 2K
Middlemarch (1994)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 375 min.
TV show
Story: A BBC dramatization of George Eliot's classic novel about the lives and loves of a group of people living on the cusp of the Industrial Revolution in a small town named Middlemarch. These include young Doctor Lydgate, who arrives at Middlemarch ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: hospital, politics, inheritance, reform, priest, doctor, intrigue, social differences, love and romance, coming of age, society, rise to the top ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Great Jang-Geum (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Starring Lee Young Ae, it tells the tale of an orphaned kitchen cook who went on to become the king's first female physician. In a time when women held little influence in society, young apprentice cook Jang Geum strives to learn the secrets of ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, medical drama
Plot: politics, royal family, state affairs, intrigue, orphan, political conspiracy, joseon dynasty, female doctor, doctor, emperor, disease, cook ...
Time: 16th century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%