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, captivating, stylized, exciting and humorous films and TV shows about / with female nudity, rivalry, death, heroes, romance, revenge, betrayal, gun, adventure and escapades plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and History genres shot in UK, France, USA and other countries.
1700s movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as 1700s: Carry on Pimpernel (1967), A Glass of Water (1979), Fury at Smugglers' Bay (1961), City of Vice (2008), Making History (2017), Robinson Crusoe (1997), Aristocrats (1999), Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019), Mademoiselle Paradis (2017), Story of My Death (2013).

List of 1700s movies

Carry on Pimpernel (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The time of the French revolution, and Citizen Robespierre is beheading the French aristocracy. When word gets to England, two noblemen, Sir Rodney Ffing and Lord Darcy take it upon themselves to aid their French counterparts. Sir Rodney is a master ...
Style: offbeat, realistic, witty, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: farce, parody, wig, chateau, french revolution, sword fight, brother, duel, guillotine, sister, aristocrat, legend ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1790s
Place: england, france
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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, queen, queen of england, duel, affair, love letter, strong female lead, intrigue, royalty, lady in waiting, friendship between women, female friendship
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 ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: pistol, united kingdom, soldier, beach, gun, musket, pirate, salvation, night, sergeant, betrayal, sabre ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: britain
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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: realistic, captivating, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: blind character, prostitute, murder, police, rivalry, gang, crimes, criminal heroes, legal action, police investigation, dishonesty, fighting crime ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: london, england
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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: absurd, humorous, exciting, epic, light
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, american revolution, escapades, danger, adaptation, mentor, hopes, invention, friendship, romance, couples, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 1700s
Place: usa
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Robinson Crusoe (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Robinson Crusoe flees Britain on a ship after killing his friend over the love of Mary. A fierce ocean storm wrecks his ship and leaves him stranded by himself on an uncharted island. Left to fend for himself, Crusoe seeks out a tentative survival ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, baroque
Plot: island, desert island, survival, friendship, isolation, adventure, shipwreck, destiny, danger, adventurer, cannibal, culture clash ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
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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: serious, captivating, stylized, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: master and servant, politics, rich and poor, family relations, royal family, romance, state affairs, siblings relations, high society, society, power relations, intrigue ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, georgian era
Place: england, ireland, europe
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Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the 18th century, an artist is commissioned to paint a young woman's wedding portrait.
Style: touching, scenic, disturbing, bleak, suspense
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, painter, lesbian, forced marriage, lesbian couple, female protagonist, painting, love, portrait, portrait painting ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: brittany
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Mademoiselle Paradis (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 18th century Vienna. The true story of Maria Theresia von Paradis, a gifted piano player and close friend of Mozart’s, who lost her eye-sight as a child. Desperate to cure their talented daughter, the Paradis entrust Maria to Dr. Mesmer, a ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, captivating
Plot: pianist, blindness, therapy, doctor patient relationship, piano, female musician, doctor, loss of eyesight, treatment, musical performance, piano playing, servant ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, 1700s
Place: vienna, austria
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Story of My Death (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France, Romania
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Famous lover Casanova (Vicenç Altaió), now long past his prime, meets Count Dracula (Eliseu Huertas) during a journey to Transylvania.
Style: serious, atmospheric, talky, captivating, rough ...
Plot: vampire, casanova, writer's life, aging, supernatural, womanizer, cross country, sex, dracula, society, elderly, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 18th century, 1700s
Place: europe, transylvania, switzerland
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Underworld: Evolution (2006)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As the war between the vampires and the Lycans rages on, Selene, a former member of the Death Dealers (an elite vampire special forces unit that hunts werewolves), and Michael, the werewolf hybrid, work together in an effort to unlock the secrets of ...
Style: stylized, serious, scary, suspenseful, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, werewolf, immortality, vampire human love, female warrior, transformation, back from the dead, cover up, rivalry, heroine, evolution, goth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1700s, 18th century, 2000s
Place: budapest
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The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: As the English and French soldiers battle for control of the American colonies in the 18th century, the settlers and native Americans are forced to take sides. Cora and her sister Alice unwittingly walk into trouble but are reluctantly saved by ...
Style: epic, exciting, emotional, touching, serious ...
Plot: native american, freedom, adventure, army, forbidden love, wilderness, woman in danger, vengeance, father daughter relationship, battles, massacre, french ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, georgian era, 1930s
Place: usa, england
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Let the Right One In (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in 1982 in the suburb of Blackeberg, Stockholm, twelve-year-old Oskar is a lonely outsider, bullied at school by his classmates; at home, Oskar dreams of revenge against a trio of bullies. He befriends his twelve-year-old, next-door neighbor ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, captivating, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, vampire, friendship, bullying, loneliness, hidden identity, deadly creature, bully, youth, immortality, mysterious character, vampire human love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 18th century, 1700s, year 1982
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, scandinavia
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Let Them Eat Cake (1999)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Let Them Eat Cake is a British sitcom that aired on BBC One in 1999. Starring Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders, it is one of the few programmes in which French and Saunders have appeared which they did not create themselves.
Style: sitcom, alternative comedy
Plot: maid, palace, parody, aristocrat, innuendo, rivalry, servant, french revolution, aristocracy, wig, farce, homosexual ...
Time: 1700s, 1780s, 18th century
Place: france, versailles
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The Favourite (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend Lady Sarah governs the country in her stead. When a new servant Abigail arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.
Style: based on true events, factual, emotional, melancholic, cynical ...
Plot: lesbian, aristocracy, queen, rivalry, ambitious woman, lgbt, period piece, royal court, queen of england, duchess, rise and fall, british history ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: britain, england
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The Riot Club (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two first-year students at Oxford University join the infamous Riot Club, where reputations can be made or destroyed over the course of a single evening.
Style: captivating, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, satirical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: spoiled brat, university, student life, friends, social relations, society, debauchery, social differences, alcohol, eccentricity, stereotypes, rich ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1976, 1850s, 80s ...
Place: england, oxford university, europe, london, california
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Charlotte Corday (2008)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
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: french revolution, prison, female killer, political repression, political thriller, assassin, murder investigation, female assassin, martyrdom, friendship, blood, cross ...
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: cheating wife, sex scene, topless, drunk, male rape, topless girl, nude, nude girl, nude bathing, rapier, dog, nipples ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: scandinavia, germany, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark, denmark ...
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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: fairy tale, feel good, stylized, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, kids
Plot: cinderella story, romance, family relations, show tunes, fairy, couple relations, hopes, master and servant, love and romance, siblings relations, fall in love, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century, 1700s, 1770s
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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: painting, painter, flood, windmill, german occupation, dutch, artist, miscarriage, woman with glasses, hanging, farmer, nazi ...
Time: 1880s, 1940s, 1700s, 18th century, 17th century ...
Place: holland, amsterdam, netherlands
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Treasure Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, Mystery, Thriller
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: captivating, atmospheric, suspenseful, epic, realistic ...
Plot: treasure hunt, island, expedition, treasure map, pirate, ship, adventure, adventurer, heroes, rivalry, danger, escapades ...
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, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: duel, royal court, court, intrigue, nudity (full frontal - brief), swamp, bedroom, flower, rabbit, sign language, painter, epidemic ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1780s
Place: france, versailles, england, paris france
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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, rape, black man white woman relationship, marriage, starvation
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england
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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, revenge, voyeur, erotica, female nudity, 69 sex position, cleavage
Time: 1600s, 1700s
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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, witty, light, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: royal family, mistaken identity, romance, rivalry, fall in love, master and servant, society, female protagonist, farce, manipulation, women, eccentricity ...
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: realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: church, battles, soldier, betrayal, native american, rebelliousness, tragic love, love affair, state affairs, curses spells and rituals, heroes, interracial relations ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, canada, england, europe, montreal 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, captivating, suspense
Plot: adventure, life is a bitch, female whipping, against the odds, human spirit, survival, on the run, danger, escapades, society, girl heroine, injustice ...
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: swashbuckler, disguise, father daughter relationship, french countryside, hunchback, older man younger woman relationship, murder, revenge, adventure hero, framed for murder, hitman, dagger ...
Time: 17th century, 1700s, 18th century
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: semi serious, humorous, tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: adventure, fencing, heroes, wooing, love and romance, military, soldier, heroic mission, escapades, family, ruse, fight scenes ...
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: serious, stylized, exciting, epic, realistic
Plot: betrayal, murder, swashbuckler, hunchback, older man younger woman relationship, disguise, righting the wronged, crimes, babies and infants, adventure, heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, europe
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