Movies and TV shows like Disraeli

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Disraeli (1978)
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Disraeli
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Disraeli is a British four part serial about the great statesman and Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Benjamin Disraeli.
Plot: parliament, englishman, novelist, jewish, politician, politics
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england
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John Adams
Biography, Drama, History
USA
71 min.
 8.6
Edward the King
Biography, Drama, History, War
UK
50 min.
 8.5
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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, state affairs, society, parliament, politician, royal family and british mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Disraeli: The Pallisers (1974), The Gathering Storm (2002), John Adams (2008), Edward the King (1975), Lady Caroline Lamb (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Pallisers
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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: aristocrat, social climber, rise to power, aristocracy, class differences, marriage of convenience, greed, duke, duchess, member of parliament, parliament, prime minister ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
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The Gathering Storm
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, serious, realistic, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: couple relations, politics, war, state affairs, head of state, leadership, rise to the top, fascism, love affair, battles, fighting the system, against humanity ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: england, europe, germany
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John Adams
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
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: epic, atmospheric, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: head of state, president, leadership, politics, americana, state affairs, supportive spouse, american history, human spirit, idealism, couple relations, true love ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1770s, 1790s
Place: usa, england, massachusetts, france, pennsylvania
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Edward the King
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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: epic, captivating, serious, emotional, realistic ...
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Style: sexual, serious, realistic
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Time: 19th century
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Style: exciting, serious, realistic, tense, epic
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Wolf Hall
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Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
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: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating
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Audience: girls' night
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Game Change
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Story: Based on the book by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin, Game Change focuses on the Republican run of the 2008 Presidential election, when candidate John McCain picks a relative unknown, Alaskan governor Sarah Palin, to be his running mate. As the ...
Style: talky, clever, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: politics, campaign, political, world politics, president, corruption, propaganda, state affairs, idealism, greed, honest, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, year 2007
Place: alaska, usa, california, new jersey, pennsylvania ...
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Style: realistic, dramatic, emotional, based on true events, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick
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The Madness of King George
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Style: talky, witty, clever, semi serious, dramatic ...
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Zulu
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Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 1879, during the Zulu wars, man of the people Lt. John Chard (Stanley Baker) and snooty Lt Gonville Bromhead (Michael Caine) were in charge of defending the isolated Natal outpost of Rorke's Drift from tribal hordes, holding out during an ...
Style: epic, realistic, exciting, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: war, survival, military, adventure, violence, courage, british, colonialism, gunfight, master warrior, soldier, battle zone ...
Time: 19th century, 1960s, victorian era, 1870s
Place: south africa, africa, england
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Waterloo
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Soviet Union, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: After defeating France and imprisoning Napoleon on Elba, ending two decades of war, Europe is shocked to find Napoleon has escaped and has caused the French Army to defect from the King back to him. The best of the British generals, the Duke of ...
Style: epic, exciting, serious, realistic, emotional ...
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Place: belgium, england, europe, new zealand, france
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Coalition
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: Political drama about the rise of Nick Clegg and the Liberal Democrats during the 2010 election. After the election failed to produce an outright winner, Clegg was catapulted into an unaccustomed position of influence and was the recipient of ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: rise to the top, politics, ambition, state affairs, campaign, political intrigue, rivalry, negotiation, discussion, cigarette, parliament, male protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: england, london
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Victoria
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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 ...
Plot: royal family, queen of england, queen victoria, palace intrigue, romance, british history, queen, monarchy, female protagonist, lady in waiting, baroness, british ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1830s
Place: britain, buckingham palace
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    User:   50%
 
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House of Cards
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 226 min.
Story: Francis Urquhart is the chief whip of the Conservative party. When Margaret Thatcher resigns as leader, he remains neutral and after a general election where the conservatives are returned with a reduced majority, he fully expects the new Prime ...
Style: serious, clever, dark humor, witty, realistic ...
Plot: blind ambition, intrigue, journalism, manipulations, political intrigue, politics, ambition, dishonesty, media, state affairs, political corruption, cocaine ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
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    User:   50%
 
Great Expectations
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 'Great Expectations' opens with Pip as a boy (played as an young man by newcomer Douglas Booth, 'The Pillars of the Earth') on the marshes near his home, where he encounters the desperate escapee Magwitch (Winstone). Pip is ...
Style: serious, emotional, twists and turns, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: orphan, obsession, social differences, romance, unfulfilled love, hopes, love and romance, rags to riches, society, unfulfillment, redemption, destiny ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1820s
Place: england
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Margaret Thatcher: The Long Walk to Finchley
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A light hearted look at future Prime Minister Margaret Thatchers rise from research chemist in 1949 to becoming MP for Finchley in 1959 encompassing her early relationship and marriage to Oil Millionaire Denis Thatcher.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: head of state, politics, rise to the top, feminism, campaign, ambition, state affairs, society, election, british history, jaguar car, member of parliament ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe
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Aristocrats
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 300 min.
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: serious, stylized, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: master and servant, rich and poor, romance, siblings relations, dishonesty, love and romance, society, state affairs, couples, family relations, politics, power relations ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england, ireland, europe
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System:   38%
    User:   40%
 
The Invisible Woman
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1857, at the height of his fame and fortune, novelist and social critic Charles Dickens meets and falls in love with teenage stage actress Nelly Ternan. As she becomes the focus of his heart and mind, as well as his muse, painful secrecy is the ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: writer's life, romance, love and romance, introspection, couple relations, forbidden love, infidelity, love affair, unfulfilled love, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1850s
Place: england, london, europe
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System:   38%
    User:   39%
 
George Washington II: The Forging of a Nation
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 190 min.
Story: The first U.S. president (Barry Bostwick) and his wife (Patty Duke) endure two terms of turmoil from 1789 to 1797.
Plot: politician, politics, husband wife relationship, industry, u.s. president, banking, democracy, american history, diplomacy
Time: 1780s, 1790s
Place: usa
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System:   38%
    User:   43%
 
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Lillie
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
Story: The story of Lillie Langtry
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: tragic hero, rise and fall, love affair, romance, love triangle, cinderella story, royal family, showbiz, love and romance, society, unfulfillment, forbidden love ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, 19th century, 20s ...
Place: england, london, usa, britain
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System:   38%
    User:   32%
 

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A Man for All Seasons
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Man for All Seasons is the filmed version of the life of Thomas More. An English man comes to Sir Thomas More to ask if he can divorce his wife since King Henry VIII has made it illegal. Sir Thomas More stands up in opposition to the King even ...
Style: talky, serious, earnest, dramatic, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, idealism, fighting the system, period piece, divorce, lawyer, politics, religion, courtroom, corruption, courage, blind ambition ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance
Place: england, europe, new york
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Hyde Park on Hudson
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story of the love affair between FDR and his distant cousin Margaret Stuckley, centered around the weekend in 1939 when the King and Queen of the United Kingdom visited upstate New York.
Style: stylized, talky, semi serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: disability, president, head of state, state affairs, infidelity, king of england, queen, love affair, culture clash, dishonesty, queen of england, park ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1939
Place: new york, usa, england, new jersey
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