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 realistic, serious, touching, stylized, captivating and clever films and TV shows about / with society, love and romance, couples, family relations, period piece, romance, social differences, couple relations, power relations and betrayal plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
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edwardian era movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as edwardian era: Mr Selfridge (2013), Another Period (2013), Stiff Upper Lips (1998), Sirens (1994), Murdoch Mysteries (2008), Suffragette (2015), Grand Hotel (2011), McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971), A Promise (2013), Sarah, Plain and Tall (1991).

List of edwardian era movies

 7.7
 12K
Mr Selfridge (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Mr. Selfridge recounts the real life story of the flamboyant and visionary American founder of Selfridge's, London's lavish department store. Set in 1909 London, when women were reveling in a new sense of freedom and modernity, it follows ...
Style: stylized, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: businessman, rise to the top, visionary, department store, american in the uk, high society, ambition, urban, workplace, boss and employee, workplace situations, fashion ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, london
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Another Period (2013)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: siblings relations, family relations, parody, high society, family life, youth, classism, sexism, racism
Time: 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: usa
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Stiff Upper Lips (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, India
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Stiff Upper Lips is a broad parody of British period films, especially the lavish Merchant-Ivory productions of the 'eighties and early 'nineties. Although it specifically targets A Room with a View, Chariots of Fire, Maurice, A Passage to ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: young woman, parody, master and servant, young lovers, culture clash, romance, couple relations, looking for love, love triangle, rich and poor, college, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, edwardian era, 1900s
Place: italy, england, india, asia, europe
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 5.8
 9K
Sirens (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1930s Australia, Anglican clergyman Anthony Campion and his prim wife, Estella, are asked to visit noted painter Norman Lindsay, whose planned contribution to an international art exhibit is considered blasphemous. While Campion and Lindsay ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: painting, infidelity, fall in love, blasphemy, married couple, pastor, polyamory, seduction, romance, self discovery, culture clash, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s, 1930s, edwardian era, 1910s
Place: australia, london
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Murdoch Mysteries (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 48 min.
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: clever, atmospheric, serious, stylized, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police investigation, riddles and clues, crime, uncover truth, partners against crime, mind game, workplace, forensics, unconventional method, partners, boss and employee ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, edwardian era, victorian era ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 6.9
 33K
Suffragette (2015)
Genre: Biography, 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, serious ...
Plot: feminism, fighting the system, rebelliousness, rebellion, women, working class, gender, politics, discrimination, prejudice, adoption, courage ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s, 20th century, 19th century, edwardian era
Place: england, london, europe, israel, ireland ...
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 8.5
 6K
Grand Hotel (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 60 min.
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
Plot: love and romance, intrigue, master and servant, heir heiress, social differences, hotel, high society, investigation, dishonesty, crimes, society, maid ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: spain
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McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A gambler and a prostitute become business partners in a remote Old West mining town, and their enterprise thrives until a large corporation arrives on the scene.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: prostitute, small town, brothel, brothel madam, gambler, mining town, snow, folk, human nature, old west, americana, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 20th century, 1900s, edwardian era
Place: washington state, usa, mine, seattle washington, vancouver british columbia canada
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 5.7
 3K
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: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, married woman, wartime life, romance, wartime, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era, post world war one
Place: germany, europe, france, mexico
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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: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: frontier, single parent, sea, storm, prairie, bereavement, farm, dealing with death, human nature, countryside, self discovery, couple relations ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: maine, kansas, new england, usa
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The Cinder Path (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Tale of a farmer's son who gets involved with two sisters, then goes to fight in the trenches in WW1.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, battle zone, romance, love affair, sibling relationship, farm, war, love triangle, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england
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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: serious, atmospheric, stylized, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, forbidden love, rich and poor, power relations, couple relations, romance, betrayal, death, social differences, fall in love, ambition, dishonesty ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era, 19th century, 1920s
Place: england, london, europe, italy
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Solomon & Gaenor (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young Jew in 1911 Wales tries to make his living by selling fabrics door to door, but to do so he must hide his nationality. On one of his sales he meets and falls in love with a demure young woman with a strong-willed father and a Jew-hating ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: forbidden love, couples, anti semitism, social differences, romance, tragic love, culture clash, love and romance, society, fall in love, against the odds, single parent ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: wales
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The Road to Wellville (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: An unhappy young couple visit the infamous Kellogg spa in Battle Creek, Michigan while a young hustler tries get into the breakfast-cereal business and compete against John Kellogg's corn flakes.
Style: humorous, not serious, clever, realistic, witty ...
Plot: spa, obsession, goofy hero, competition, historical figure, couple relations, countryside, doctors and patients, adoption, cons and scams, psychopath, couples ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 19th century, turn of the century, edwardian era ...
Place: michigan, usa
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 7.1
 3K
Rasputin (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Into an era seething with war and revolution, a man comes with an incredible power to heal a nation...or destroy it. Based on the true story of one of the most powerful and mysterious figures in Russian history.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, rise and fall, politics, state affairs, clergy, rebelliousness, royal family, revolution, ambition, society, unfulfillment, visionary ...
Time: year 1916, edwardian era
Place: russia
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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: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: royal family, disability, epilepsy, prince, family in crisis, garden, british royal family, separation from family, gramophone, governess, british history, protector ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s, edwardian era
Place: england, europe
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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, serious, captivating, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, romance, sibling relationship, friendship, conflict, revenge, father son estrangement, father son relationship, death, sibling rivalry, lovers, world war one ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century, edwardian era
Place: usa, montana
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 7.5
 25K
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: clever, captivating, serious, emotional, witty ...
Plot: estate, seduction, inheritance, couple relations, siblings relations, sister, sibling relationship, empowerment, social differences, society, family problems, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 1910s, turn of the century, 20th century, edwardian era, 1900s ...
Place: england, london
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The Golden Bowl (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An intricately plotted tale of thwarted love and betrayal, "The Golden Bowl" tells the story of an extravagantly rich American widower and his sheltered daughter, both of whom marry only to discover that their respective mates, a beautiful ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, stylized, biting ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, ballet, romance, love affair, palaces castles and temples, family in crisis, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, society, couples ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era, 19th century
Place: italy, england, europe, rome italy, new jersey ...
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The Forsyte Saga (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 276 min.
Story: In 2002, the first two books and the first interlude of John Galsworthy's trilogy The Forsyte Saga were adapted by Granada Television for the ITV network. Additional funding for this production was provided by American PBS station WGBH, the ...
Style: touching, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: couple relations, parents and children, society, love affair, social differences, love and romance, high society, rich and poor, family relations, dysfunctional family, architect, gem ...
Time: 19th century, 20s, victorian, 20th century, 1920s ...
Place: england, europe
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 6.1
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Women in Love (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Combining some elements of The Rainbow with Women in Love, this adaptation focuses on the lives of two sisters, Ursula and Gudrun Brangwen, as they struggle with their own loves, desires and passions. The drama follows their relationships with two ...
Plot: world war one, skinny dipping, male nudity, beach, pubic hair, sister sister relationship, naked in public
Time: edwardian era
Place: england
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 6.0
 213
Passion (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Passion concentrates on Grainger's unusual relationship with his mother and his sexual peculiarities (especially his obsessive self-flagellation, though homosexuality is also hinted at) which affect his relationship with a woman who comes to ...
Plot: nipple, pianist, bdsm, bourgeoisie, masochist, mother son incest, folk song, composer, syphilis, jumping out a window, sadist, suicide ...
Time: edwardian era, 1910s
Place: melbourne australia
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To the Lighthouse (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A faithful dramatization of Virginia Woolf's novel. A lecturer, his family, the spinster Aunt Lily, an old friend, and a student, Charles Tansley, spend a summer in an isolated house in Cornwall just before World War I. The stern Mr. Ramsay ...
Plot: lighthouse, politics, mother daughter relationship, monologue, beach, flashback, wedding, painting, conscientious objector, stream of consciousness, letter, father ...
Time: edwardian era
Place: cornwall
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 6.2
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Bliss (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: New Zealand
Story: Bliss tells the story of Katherine Mansfield in her early 20s as she leaves New Zealand and begins her journey as a writer.
Plot: tuberculosis, female writer, teenage girl
Time: edwardian era
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The Shooting Party (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 1913, shortly before the outbreak of WWI. A group of aristocrats gathers at the estate of Sir Randolph Nettleby for a weekend shoot. As the terminal decrepitude of a dying class is reflected in the social interactions and hypocrisy of its members, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, stylized, biting
Plot: society, rivalry, master and servant, intrigue, couple relations, destructive relationship, infidelity, love affair, love triangle, rich and poor, social differences, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 1910s, edwardian era
Place: england, europe
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Arthur & George (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Arthur & George is a three-part adaptation of Julian Barnes' novel about Sherlock Holmes creator Arthur Conan Doyle as played by actor Martin Clunes. Set in 1906 in Staffordshire, Hampshire and London the drama follows Sir Arthur and his ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, mystery, sherlock holmes, who done it, private detective, writer's life, false accusation, injustice, crimes, miscarriage of justice, period piece ...
Time: 1900s, edwardian era, 1910s
Place: england, europe
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The Tide of Life (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
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: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: boss and employee, farm, life turned upside down, immigration, estate, society, romance, power relations, tragic hero, innocence lost, couple relations, gender ...
Time: 19th century, edwardian era, 1900s
Place: england, northern england
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Goodbye, Mr. Chips (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the later years of the nineteenth century Latin master Mr. Chipping is the mainstay of Brookfields boys boarding school, a good teacher and a kindly person but he is considered to be married to the job so that it is a surprise when, on a walking ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional
Plot: boarding school, school, dedicated educator, teachers and students, boarding school life, society, youth, power relations, tragic hero, idealism, friendship, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, edwardian era
Place: england, europe
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Berkeley Square (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Three young women from very different backgrounds meet, become friends and share experiences when they all gain positions as nannies in the wealthy households of London's exclusive Berkeley Square.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, clever, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nanny, child abuse, butler, master and servant, friendship, society, family relations, power relations, friends, babies and infants, social differences, love and romance ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, edwardian era
Place: england, europe, london
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The Wingless Bird (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: On the eve of World War I, Agnes Conway manages both the business and the problems of her troubled family. She finds the strength to break class barriers and help her sister Jessie marry a good boy from a family of dockside toughs. Is she strong ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: rich and poor, love affair, love triangle, social differences, romance, love and romance, society, power relations, master and servant, betrayal, working class, ambition ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, northern england
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