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.
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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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, ambition, royal family, royalty and family relations mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Disraeli: Mosley (1998), Wolf Hall (2015), The First Churchills (1969), Victoria (2016), Sandburg's Lincoln (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 107
Mosley (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
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, nazi, womanizer, racist, beating, male nudity, british history, anti communism, chanting, skinny dipping, politician ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, pre world war two, post world war one
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95%
 8.1
 9K
Wolf Hall (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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: serious, stylized, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Plot: rise to the top, political intrigue, royal family, ambition, state affairs, manipulations, manipulation, blind ambition, society, betrayal, dishonesty, politics ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: england, europe, london
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93%
The First Churchills (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Based on Winston Churchill's biography of his ancestors.
Style: epic, serious, stylized, captivating, realistic
Plot: politics, royal family, family life, society, state affairs, rise to the top, parents and children, family relations, military, soldier, ambition, leadership ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: england
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92%
 8.2
 21K
Victoria (2016)
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 ...
Style: realistic, touching, romantic, factual, based on true events ...
Plot: british history, queen victoria, monarchy, royal family, queen of england, european history, queen, power, prime minister, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, politics ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1830s
Place: britain, london, buckingham palace
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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Sandburg's Lincoln (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Story: A miniseries about President Abraham Lincoln.
Plot: american history, president, politician, politics, husband wife relationship, government, u.s. civil war, american civil war, trial, civil war, u.s. president, usa president
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Edward the King (1975)
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: gloomy, saga, emotional, captivating, serious ...
Plot: royal family, state affairs, parents and children, head of state, family relations, royal court, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, teen angst, womanizer, cheating wife, troubled youth ...
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.
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, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: queen victoria, royal family, husband wife relationship, love and romance, head of state, british empire, state affairs, royal court, couple relations, romance, political unrest, rise to the top ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, victorian england
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Dickens of London (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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: 1800s, 19th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 484
Kennedy (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 282 min.
Story: Biography of the 1961-1963 presidency of John F. Kennedy
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, sincere
Plot: white house, vietnam war, assassination, civil rights, politics, election, kennedy family, ambition, nuclear threat, americana, leadership, government agency ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: washington d.c., usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.5
 27K
John Adams (2008)
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: atmospheric, sincere, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: american history, president, historical character, leadership, politics, lawyer, human spirit, freedom, head of state, state affairs, true love, idealism ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1770s, 1790s
Place: usa, france, pennsylvania, england, philadelphia ...
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60%
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 1K
Elizabeth R (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Elizabeth Tudor comes to the throne, her (male) advisors know she has to marry. Doesn't she?
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, factual
Plot: palace intrigue, queen elizabeth i, queen, royal family, political conspiracy, throne, betrayal, state affairs, political unrest, dishonesty, patriotism, rise to the top ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.6
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Gunpowder (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
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, planned murder, activist, catholic priest, catholic, parliament, treason, execution, religion, british history, british royal family, belief in god ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, scotland, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 8.2
 160
The Dismissal (1983)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
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%
 8.4
 25
Number 10 (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 52 min.
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, government, member of parliament, parliament, politics, prime minister, period piece
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: captivating, realistic, psychological, disturbing
Plot: politics, united kingdom, rivalry, society, escapades, ambition, life philosophy, danger, disorder, human
Time: 21st century, year 2016, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 8.2
 386
The Pallisers (1974)
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: aristocracy, member of parliament, parliament, rise to power, scandal, cousin cousin relationship, family relations, politics, prime minister, class differences, greed, marriage of convenience ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
By the Sword Divided (1983)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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: civil war, english, parliament, puritan
Time: 17th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 620
G.B.H. (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 567 min.
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%
 6.7
 31
Oscar (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
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: sodomy, male prostitution, male prostitute, hustler, gay interest, historical event, older man younger man relationship, prison
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.3
 1K
Aristocrats (1999)
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: captivating, serious, stylized, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: master and servant, politics, rich and poor, family relations, royal family, state affairs, siblings relations, romance, intrigue, dishonesty, society, infidelity ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, georgian era
Place: england, ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: serious, talky, sincere, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: winston churchill, world war two, politics, british history, head of state, war, state affairs, couple relations, society, rise to the top, fascism, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: england, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 8.0
 489
Lillie (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
Story: The story of Lillie Langtry
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, love and romance, destructive relationship, blind ambition, unfulfillment, showbiz, rise and fall, actor's life, tragic love, couple relations, romance, cinderella story ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 1910s, 1920s, 20s ...
Place: england, london, britain, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Doctor Thorne (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
Story: The story of the penniless Mary Thorne, who grows up with her rich aunt/cousins at Greshamsbury Park estate.
Style: cynical, captivating, thought provoking, sentimental, touching
Plot: family drama, ward, physician, aristocrat, village, family relations, couples, society, social differences, intrigue, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.8
 204
The Charmer (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 312 min.
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: con artists, murder, cheating, womanizer, execution, murder trial, army
Time: 1930s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.7
 15K
I, Claudius (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 650 min.
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, stylized, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: roman empire, emperor, political intrigue, power struggle, ambition, betrayal, intrigue, ancient, family feud, rivalry, conspiracy, prophecy ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 3K
Jesus (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, Germany, USA, France, Spain, Czech Republic, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 240 min.
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, hopes, society, religions or cults, leadership, sin, main character dies, death of protagonist ...
Place: palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Our Friends in the North (1996)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 623 min.
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: politics, friends, friend
Time: 1960s, 1990s, 80s, 90s, 70s ...
Place: northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 37
Red Couple (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 179 min.
Plot: prison, politics, jail, execution, death of son, communism, politician, love, socialism, communist party, communist, secret police ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 1950s, 1930s
Place: finland, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Politician's Husband (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Aiden Hoynes is a senior cabinet minister who has always put his career before family, with the support of Freya, his devoted wife and mother to their two young children. But when Freya's own political career takes off and threatens to ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, tense, psychological ...
Plot: politics, betrayal, relationship vs career, political intrigue, ambition, family, couples, state affairs, blind ambition, husband wife relationship, career woman, politician ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.7
 432
Wagner (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music
Country: UK, Austria, Hungary
Duration: 469 min.
Story: A huge panorama of Wagner's life and work, from before the 1848 Revolution, through his exile in Switzerland, his rescue by the besotted King Ludwig II of Bavaria to the final triumph at Bayreuth.
Style: epic, emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: anti semitism, revolution, prodigy, tragic love, society, radical, rebelliousness, lifestyle, rise and fall, social differences, unfulfillment, musician's life ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: switzerland, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%