1700s movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant 1700s movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, stylized, light, humorous and semi serious films and TV shows about / with romance, love and romance, society, dishonesty, female nudity, love, murder, heroes, rivalry and death plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Comedy genres shot in UK, France, Germany and other countries.
1700s movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as 1700s: Aristocrats (1999), City of Vice (2008), A Glass of Water (1979), Fury at Smugglers' Bay (1961), Making History (2017), A Respectable Trade (1998), A Royal Affair (2012), Farewell, My Queen (2012), Charlotte Corday (2008), Satisfaction 1720 (2016).

List of 1700s movies

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: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: master and servant, rich and poor, politics, romance, siblings relations, dishonesty, love and romance, society, state affairs, couples, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england, ireland, europe
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City of Vice (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK
Story: City of Vice is a British historical crime drama television series set in Georgian London and was first screened on 14 January 2008 on Channel 4. It is produced by Touchpaper Television part of the RDF Media Group. The series mixes fiction with fact ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: police, prostitute, murder, fighting crime, law enforcement, prostitution, gang, legal action, criminal heroes, police investigation, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england, london
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A Glass of Water (1979)
Genre: Comedy, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The beginning of the XVIII century. England (already Great Britain) is waging a long and ruinous war with France for the Spanish inheritance. The English court, formally in the hands of Queen Anne, is in fact completely under the control of her ...
Plot: court intrigue, lady in waiting, intrigue, affair, love letter, duel, queen, queen of england
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: england
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Fury at Smugglers' Bay (1961)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: It is the end of the 18th century and smuggling is considered to be a legitimate spare-time occupation for most fishermen around the British shores. But when a gang of cut-throats, led by the infamous Black John (Bernard Lee) begins to lure ships ...
Plot: shipwreck, night, pirate, musket, sergeant, sword, sword fight, gunfight, betrayal, soldier, pistol, beach ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: britain
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Making History (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: A professor creates a device that allows him and his colleague to change the course of events from the past in order to improve their current life.
Style: humorous, absurd, light, epic, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, american revolution, escapades, friendship, mentor, adaptation, invention, danger, changing the past or future, hopes, couples, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 1700s
Place: usa
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A Respectable Trade (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Philippa Gregory, the British miniseries A Respectable Trade was what is known in the business as a "bodice ripper." The story began in 1788, when well-bred governess Frances Scott married her rough-hewn employer ...
Plot: slave trade, slavery, slave trader, black man white woman relationship, rape, marriage, starvation
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england
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A Royal Affair (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young queen falls in love with her physician, and they start a revolution that changes their nation forever.
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, captivating, dramatic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: royal family, queen, king, love affair, love triangle, aristocracy, royal court, tragic love, revolution, love and romance, freedom, politics ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, 1700s
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark, england
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The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK, Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits.
Style: surreal, epic, stylized, humorous, dark humor ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: legends and myths, moon, european, baron, monster, adventure, siege, backstage, horse, adventurer, war, danger ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: europe, egypt, austria
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Farewell, My Queen (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the final days of the French Revolution.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: royal court, master and servant, royal family, dead rat, lady in waiting, austrian, embroidery, revolution, downfall, life is a bitch, palaces castles and temples, society ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1700s
Place: europe, france, paris france, versailles
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Charlotte Corday (2008)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France
Story: Set in July 1793 during the outbreak of the French Revolution and the unleashing of the Reign of Terror, a young girl from Caen named Charlotte Corday plots to assassinate Jacobin newspaper editor Jean-Paul Marat.
Style: suspense
Plot: murder investigation, french revolution, female killer, political repression, prison, political thriller, assassin, martyrdom, female assassin, knife, wine, bathtub ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: paris france, normandy, france
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Satisfaction 1720 (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Czech Republic, Sweden
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Set in the year 1720, the story is about what happens to 29-year-old Tordenskiold when the Great Northern War ends and he doesn't know what to do with the rest of his life. His trusted valet persuades him to go on a European ‘road trip’ to ...
Plot: taking a bath, nipple, topless woman, admiral, male rape, nude bathing, topless girl, nude girl, nude, rapier, war hero, drunk ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: copenhagen, germany, denmark, copenhagen denmark, hamburg germany ...
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The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: In the tiny kingdom of Euphrania, the King and his court are most anxious to get Prince Edward wed. But Edward wants to marry for love. Meanwhile, young Cinderella finds life drastically altered with her father's death as she's forced to ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cinderella story, cinderella, romance, master and servant, fall in love, love and romance, couples, power relations, couple relations, siblings relations, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century, 1770s, 1700s
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Brush with Fate (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mystery hidden for generations. Now the truth will finally be revealed.
Plot: artist, painting, painter, farmer, nazi, woman with glasses, hanging, miscarriage, merchant, windmill, german occupation, flood ...
Time: 1880s, 1800s, 17th century, 1700s, 18th century ...
Place: netherlands, holland, amsterdam
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Treasure Island (2012)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Treasure Island is a two-part British television miniseries adaptation of the novel Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. It was made by BSkyB and first shown in the United Kingdom on Sky1 on 1–2 January 2012. The screenplay was by Stewart ...
Style: epic, serious, stylized, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: treasure hunt, ship, pirate, island, treasure map, adventurer, adventure, ocean or sea, danger, escapades, rivalry, young heroes ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england
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Ridicule (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To get royal backing on a needed drainage project, a poor French lord must learn to play the delicate games of wit at court at Versailles.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: court, intrigue, royal court, epidemic, painter, bedroom, rabbit, swamp, duel, verbal byplay, social differences, flower ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1700s
Place: france, england, versailles
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The Secrets of Love: Three Rakish Tales (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three erotic stories from classic writers Marguerite de Navarre, Nicolas Restif de la Bretonne and Guy de Maupassant.
Style: erotic
Plot: spanking, sex, voyeur, revenge, cleavage, 69 sex position
Time: 1600s, 1700s
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Mad Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Austria, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A "romantic comedy" based loosely on the suicide of the poet Henrich von Kleist in 1811.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, stylized ...
Plot: poet, suicide, writer's life, tragic love, love, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, human nature, artists and showbiz, cleavage, waltz ...
Time: 19th century, 1700s
Place: europe, germany
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The Triumph of Love (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A princess is determined to restore her homeland's throne to its rightful heir, a young prince with whom she falls in love.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, mistaken identity, crimes, dishonesty, murder, love and romance, rivalry, society, couples, power relations, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 1700s, 18th century, 19th century
Place: london
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Battle of the Brave (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: In the mid-18th Century, as England and France battle over control of Canada, an epic romance between a peasant woman and a trapper unfurls
Style: serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: betrayal, church, soldier, immigrants, forbidden love, romance, interracial relations, tragic love, culture clash, political unrest, royal family, injustice ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: canada, england, france, europe, quebec ...
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The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 480 min.
Story: A young woman is transported to the New South Wales penal colony in 1788.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: adventure, survival, human spirit, escapades, hopes, life is a bitch, on the run, against the odds, danger, prison, soldier, adventurer ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: australia, england, europe
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The masked avenger: Lagardère (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A new interpretation of classical Paul Feval's "Le Bossu" novel...
Plot: dagger, false accusation, trial, framed for murder, swashbuckler, missing daughter, adventure hero, disguise, revenge, murder, female nudity, marriage proposal
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, paris france, spain
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Fanfan (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this 2003 remake of the classic 1952 French film, Fanfan la Tulipe is a swashbuckling lover who is tricked into joining the army of King Louis XV by Adeline La Franchise, who tells Fanfan that by doing so, he will eventually marry one of the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, heroes, wooing, love and romance, military, soldier, swashbuckler, fight scenes, family, escapades, fencing ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, europe
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On Guard (1997)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The Comte de Gonzague schemes against his cousin, the Duc de Nevers, even though he is the Duke's heir and will inherit his estates. The Count has kept secret the existence of the Duke's bastard, recently born. When the Duke learns of his ...
Style: epic, serious, stylized, exciting, realistic
Plot: murder, betrayal, hunchback, swashbuckler, older man younger woman relationship, disguise, revenge, adventure, vengeance, marriage, greed, father ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, europe
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The Abduction Club (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Ireland, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of Irish noblemen kidnap girls in order to marry into their fortune and avoid becoming priests or soldiers.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic
Plot: missing child, kidnapping, romance, missing person, crimes, crime gone awry, siblings relations, alcohol abuse, love and romance, society, family relations, murder suspect
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century, 1700s
Place: ireland, europe
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The Legends of Treasure Island (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: UK
Story: The Legends Of Treasure Island is an animated cartoon from the UK that ran from 1993-1995. It had two series of 13 episodes each and each episode runs for 22–25 minutes. The series was loosely based on Robert Louis Stevenson's original story ...
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: kids
Plot: island, pirate, treasure hunt, adventurer, adventure, magic, family, escapades, good versus evil, danger, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 1700s
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The Amusements of Private Life (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Italian-French costume dramedy that takes place in France in the end of 18th Century during the French Revolution. It is "The Marriage of Figaro" meets "The Dangerous Liaisons" and it tells the story of two women, Mathilde ...
Plot: transvestism, sex, seduction, gender roles, female nudity, erotica
Time: 1700s
Place: france
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The Love Suicides at Sonezaki (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Suicide has long been used as a form of social protest in Japan. In this film, set in 1703, samurai culture is being transformed by the emergence of a new merchant class. Elements of the social contract are beginning to unravel, and some ...
Plot: double suicide, prostitute, samurai, suicide, merchant, honor, blood, love, beating, corpse, cheating, violence ...
Time: 1700s
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The Kidnapping of the Maidens (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: Romania
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 19th century Wallachia war-bands of Ottoman Turks from across the Danube river raid Wallachia with impunity while Wallachia's Phanariote rulers don't oppose them.
Plot: kidnapping, tribute, turk, ruler, secret passage, islam, palace, harem, muslim, christianity
Time: 1700s, 19th century
Place: romania
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La guerre dans le Haut Pays (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Switzerland, France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: La Guerre Dans le Haut Pays is a period piece set in the winter of 1797-98, during the six days leading up to the fall of Bern and the victory of Napoleon's army, when the Bern government is faced with mixed loyalties from its subjects. The ...
Plot: religious fanatic, father son conflict, dead soldier, period piece, resistance, sex scene, shotgun, garden, passion, army, mountain, revolution ...
Time: 1700s
Place: switzerland, swiss alps
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Grampire (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Lonny comes from America to visit his Auntie Leah (Evision) and Grandfather Cooger (Lewis). There is something magical about Cooger and when he dies, he doesn't stay dead for long.
Style: vampire comedy
Plot: vampire, hamburger, vampirism, grandfather, grandfather grandson relationship
Time: 1700s
Place: new zealand
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