Edwardian era movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant edwardian era movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, dramatic, stylized and touching films and TV shows about / with society, death, mentor, love and romance, friendship, costume, catastrophe, storytelling, family relations and betrayal plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres shot in UK, USA, Canada and other countries.
edwardian era
edwardian era movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as edwardian era: A Promise (2013), Murdoch Mysteries (2008), Downton Abbey (2010), Howards End (1992), Suffragette (2015), Another Period (2013), Finding Neverland (2004), The War of the Worlds (2019), The Woman in Black (2012), Parade's End (2012).

List of edwardian era movies

A Promise (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A romantic drama set in Germany just before WWI and centered on a married woman who falls in love with her husband's teacher. Separated by the war, they pledge their devotion to one another.
Style: romantic, emotional, touching, sincere, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, married woman, fall in love, extramarital affair, world war one, life is a bitch, love triangle, adultery, older man younger woman relationship, intergenerational friendship, world war two, wartime ...
Time: edwardian era, victorian era, 1910s, 20th century, year 1914 ...
Place: germany, europe, france, mexico
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Murdoch Mysteries (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: A Victorian-era Toronto detective uses then-cutting edge forensic techniques to solve crimes, with the assistance of a female coroner who is also struggling for recognition in the face of tradition, based on the books by Maureen Jennings.
Style: atmospheric, clever, stylized, sad, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, partners against crime, uncover truth, riddles and clues, police investigation, workplace, forensics, murder investigation, twists and turns, unconventional method, who done it, mind game ...
Time: edwardian era, victorian era, 19th century, future, 1890s
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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Downton Abbey (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the post-Edwardian era—with great events in history having an effect on their lives and on the British social hierarchy.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized, dramatic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: estate, aristocracy, traditional versus modern, relatives, manners, countryside, high society, butler, family life, servant, country estate, aristocrat ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, edwardian era, victorian era, 50s ...
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, britain
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Howards End (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A saga of class relations and changing times in an Edwardian England on the brink of modernity, the film centers on liberal Margaret Schlegel, who, along with her sister Helen, becomes involved with two couples: wealthy, conservative industrialist ...
Style: romantic, emotional, stylized, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: english countryside, estate, wealthy family, sister sister relationship, infidelity, beautiful scenery, dysfunctional family, inheritance, greed, character study, country house, love triangle ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, turn of the century, edwardian era, victorian era ...
Place: england, london
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Suffragette (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Based on true events about the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement who were forced underground to evade the State.
Style: captivating, factual, inspirational, bleak, political ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: women, feminism, feminist, fighting the system, sexism, sexual harassment, girl power, adoption, rebelliousness, prejudice, politics, protest ...
Time: year 1912, 1910s, edwardian era, victorian era, 20th century ...
Place: england, london, israel, ireland, europe ...
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Another Period (2013)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Set at the turn of the century, “Another Period” follows the misadventures of the Bellacourts, Newport, RI’s first family, who have absolutely nothing to offer to the world, but who have so much money it doesn’t matter. The series focuses on ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, satirical, entertaining ...
Plot: satire, high society, racism, family relations, sexism, youth, family life, family problems, rich and poor, social satire, sisters, rich woman ...
Time: 20th century, edwardian era
Place: usa
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Finding Neverland (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Finding Neverland is an amusing drama about how the story of Peter Pan and Neverland came to be. During a writing slump play writer J.M. Barrie meets the widowed Sylvia and her three children who soon become an important part of Barrie’s life and ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, inspirational, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, date night
Plot: single parent, writers, parents and children, friendship, writer's life, death, family relations, peter pan, artists and showbiz, human nature, bittersweet, children ...
Time: edwardian era, future, 50s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: london, england, canada, europe
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The War of the Worlds (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Set in Edwardian England, George and his partner Amy attempt to defy the prejudices of society and start a life together, all the while swerving the ongoing chaos of an alien invasion.
Style: apocalyptic, bleak, tense, interesting
Plot: alien invasion, alien attack, apocalypse, end of the world, alien, post apocalypse, alien race, martian, survival, fight, evil alien, suspense ...
Time: edwardian era, turn of the century, 20th century, victorian era, year 1900 ...
Place: england, london
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The Woman in Black (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story follows a young lawyer, Arthur Kipps, who is ordered to travel to a remote village and sort out a recently deceased client’s papers. As he works alone in the client’s isolated house, Kipps begins to uncover tragic secrets, his unease ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, suspense, estate, isolation, supernatural, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, tragic event, loss of son, curse ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, edwardian era, 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
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Parade's End (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Belgium, USA
Duration: 287 min.
TV show
Story: In the years before the First World War, three Britons are drawn into fraught and ultimately tragic relations: Anglican Christopher Tietjens, second son of the lord of the manor of Groby, Yorkshire, who is a disconsolate, Tory statistician in ...
Style: serious, realistic, clever, stylized, retro
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war one, crumbling marriage, love triangle, adultery, high society, lovers, couple relations, estate, marriage, couples, love and romance, countryside ...
Time: 1910s, edwardian era, 20th century
Place: england, europe
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Miss Potter (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of Beatrix Potter, the author of the beloved and best-selling children's book, "The Tale of Peter Rabbit", and her struggle for love, happiness and success.
Style: sentimental, sweet, touching, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, family outing, chick flick
Plot: artist, writers, female artist, writer's life, painting, snobbism, art, friendship, family relations, first love, lifestyle, success ...
Time: 19th century, edwardian era, 18th century, 1910s, victorian era ...
Place: england, london, europe, san francisco
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Legends of the Fall (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An epic tale of three brothers and their father living in the remote wilderness of 1900s USA and how their lives are affected by nature, history, war, and love.
Style: emotional, captivating, sincere, scenic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: world war one, love triangle, beautiful scenery, love, father son relationship, love story, death, vengeance, relationships, twists and turns, suicide, war ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, 1920s, edwardian era, 20th century ...
Place: usa, montana
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Grand Hotel (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Grand Hotel is a Spanish drama television series directed by Carlos Sedes and starring Yon Gonzalez and Amaia Salamanca. It first aired on Antena 3 in Spain on 11 October 2011 and on Sky Arts 1 in the UK on 18 November 2012. The series, filmed at ...
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, realistic, heartbreaking
Plot: hotel, love and romance, investigation, intrigue, high society, master and servant, guest, power relations, heir, maid, social differences, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, edwardian era, 90s
Place: spain
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The Illusionist (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim's scheme creates tumult within the monarchy and ignites the suspicion of a dogged ...
Style: surprise ending, atmospheric, twist ending, psychological, enigmatic ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: magic, twists and turns, forbidden love, love, wizards and magicians, investigation, murder, love triangle, secrets, suspense, magician, death ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, edwardian era, 1890s, 1880s ...
Place: vienna, austria, london, europe, england
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The Tide of Life (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Tide of Life follows the fortunes of young housekeeper, Emily Kennedy, as she learns about relationships with three very different men. Forced from home of her first employer, Sep McGilby after his plans to marry her come to tragic end, Emily finds ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching
Plot: immigration, life is a bitch, love and romance, society, innocence lost, tragic hero, gender, boss and employee, couple relations, life turned upside down, family relations, farm ...
Time: edwardian era, 19th century, 20th century
Place: northern england, england
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Anne of Green Gables (1985)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada, West Germany, USA
Duration: 199 min.
TV show
Story: At the turn of the century on Prince Edward Island, Matthew Cuthbert and his sister Marilla decide to take on an orphan boy as help for their farm. But they get an unexpected jolt when they're mistakenly sent a girl instead: Anne Shirley. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, witty, feel good, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: adoption, orphan, imagination, teaching the ways of the world, teenage love, coming of age, countryside, young heroes, love and romance, fall in love, foster home, island ...
Time: edwardian era, victorian era, 19th century, 20th century, 18th century
Place: canada
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Saving Mr. Banks (2013)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Author P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood as Walt Disney Pictures adapts her novel Mary Poppins for the big screen.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, factual, compassionate ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: disney, childhood, hollywood, filmmaking, writer's life, family relations, showbiz, parents and children, writers, haunted by the past, father daughter relationship, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 60s, edwardian era, 20th century, year 1964, year 1961
Place: california, los angeles, australia, london, england ...
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Sarah, Plain and Tall (1991)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story is set in Kansas in the year 1910. Jacob Witting, a widowed farmer who is still saddened by the death of his wife during childbirth several years earlier, finds that the task of taking care of his farm and two children, Anna and Caleb, is ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: bereavement, prairie, farm, single parent, family life, self discovery, small town life, love affair, parents and children, human nature, remarry, happy ending ...
Time: 20th century, edwardian era, 1910s, 90s
Place: kansas, usa, maine, new england, midwest
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The Wings of the Dove (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kate is secretly betrothed to a struggling journalist, Merton Densher. But she knows her Aunt Maude will never approve of the match, since Kate's deceased mother has lost all her money in a marriage to a degenerate opium addict. When Kate meets ...
Style: atmospheric, sexy, serious, romantic, stylized ...
Plot: love, love triangle, relationships, nude, greed, death, betrayal, fall in love, power relations, rich and poor, couple relations, melancholy ...
Time: 1910s, edwardian era, 19th century, victorian era, 1920s ...
Place: england, london, europe, italy, venice
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Nicholas and Alexandra (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Biography of the last Russian Monarch, Tsar Nicholas II and his Tsarina, Alexandra.Czar Nicholas II, the inept monarch of Russia, insensitive to the needs of his people, is overthrown and exiled to Siberia with his family.
Style: epic, realistic, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: royal family, czar, world war one, russian history, rise and fall, politics, political unrest, state affairs, rebellion, rebelliousness, coming of age, royalty ...
Time: 20th century, edwardian era, 19th century, 1910s, 90s
Place: russia, siberia, crimea
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Upstairs, Downstairs (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Upstairs, Downstairs is a British television drama series originally produced by London Weekend Television and revived by the BBC. It ran on ITV in 68 episodes divided into five series from 1971 to 1975. Set in a large townhouse in Edwardian, First ...
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, touching
Plot: domestic servant, butler, maid, master servant relationship, high society, wealth, master and servant, lifestyle, couples, rich and poor, society, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, edwardian era, 1920s, 1930s, 1910s
Place: england, london, europe
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Titanic: Blood and Steel (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, Italy, France, Canada, UK, Spain, Germany
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Belfast, 1909. The Harland and Wolff shipyard has been handed the greatest project in its history. It will build a great, unsinkable ship. And it will be called the RMS Titanic.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: titanic, iceberg, ship, workplace situations, social differences, disaster, passenger, society, sea disaster, political intrigue, political unrest, conflict ...
Time: edwardian era, 1910s, 19th century, 20th century, year 1912
Place: ireland, new york, belfast, europe
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The Lost Prince (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The Lost Prince is an acclaimed British television drama about the life of Prince John – youngest child of Britain's King George V and Queen Mary – who died at the age of 13 in 1919. John suffered from epileptic seizures and an autism-like ...
Style: captivating, serious, sincere, touching, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: epilepsy, royal family, family relations, disability, royalty, british royal family, intrigue, state affairs, separation from family, family in crisis, world war one, countryside ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, pre world war one, edwardian era
Place: england, europe
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David Copperfield (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 185 min.
TV show
Story: Charles Dickens' haunting semi-autobiographical tale of a boy who is sent away by his stepfather after his mother dies but manages to triumph over incredible adversities.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: charles dickens, coming of age, step parent, orphan, youth, stepfather stepson relationship, rise to the top, life is a bitch, dishonesty, society, power relations, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, edwardian era
Place: england, europe, london
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Gangs of New York (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: It's 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin, Bill the Butcher, who murdered his father years earlier. With an eager pickpocket by ...
Style: tense, stylized, epic, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, gang, gangsters, vengeance, organized crime, street gang, violent, crime boss, betrayal, courage, racism, gang war ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, edwardian era, 50s, 1840s ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two young gentlemen living in 1890s England use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") on the sly, which is fine until they both fall in love with women using that name, which leads to a comedy of mistaken identities...
Style: entertaining, witty, humorous, feel good, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: false identity, mistaken identity, love story, happy ending, twists and turns, couples, comedy of errors, social differences, friendship, comedy of manners, disorder, love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, edwardian era, 1920s, 1930s ...
Place: england, london, europe
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Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: After an abrupt and violent encounter with a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his ship, a captain of the British Royal Navy begins a chase over two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy, though he must weigh his commitment to duty and ...
Style: exciting, tense, epic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ship, napoleonic wars, navy, battles, sea battle, heroic mission, leadership, naval battle, sailboat, friendship, military, royal navy ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, regency period, edwardian era, georgian era
Place: england, france, brazil, europe, pacific ocean ...
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are called in to unravel a mysterious curse that has plagued the Baskerville family for generations. When Sir Charles Baskerville is found dead, his heir, Sir Henry, begs Holmes to save him from the terrifying ...
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, murder, nosy, curses spells and rituals, private detective, partners against crime, mysterious character, deadly creature, supernatural, winter, crime solving, heir ...
Time: 19th century, edwardian era, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe
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Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: There is a new criminal mastermind at large (Professor Moriarty) and not only is he Holmes’ intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil and lack of conscience may give him an advantage over the detective.
Style: clever, entertaining, intellectual, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sherlock holmes, steampunk, intelligence, riddles and clues, talented, detective inspector, murderer, mind game, hotshot hero, conspiracy, buddies, private detective ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, edwardian era, 1890s
Place: england, paris france, london, europe, germany ...
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The Ruby in the Smoke (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Victorian England, Sally Lockhart receives an anonymous note sending her on a mysterious quest. Her father has recently died and feeling suffocated living with her elderly aunt moves in with newfound friends, a photographer and his sister. She is ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, enigmatic, tense, weird
Plot: victorian england, murder investigation, haunted by the past, mysterious death, death, father, unsolved crime, murder mystery, puzzle, uncover truth, forensics, investigation ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, edwardian era
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