Victorian movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant victorian movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, stylized, captivating, touching and atmospheric films and TV shows about / with love and romance, couples, romance, society, fall in love, period piece, couple relations, family relations, destiny and obsession plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Horror genres shot in UK, USA, Canada and other countries.
victorian movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as victorian: Pride & Prejudice (2005), Pride and Prejudice (1995), Dorian Gray (2009), Sense and Sensibility (1995), The Young Victoria (2009), North & South (2004), Wives and Daughters (1999), Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992), Mrs Brown (1997), Emma (2009).

List of victorian movies

Pride & Prejudice (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Pride & Prejudice is a humorous story of love and life among English gentility during the Georgian era. Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hertfordshire with his overbearing wife and five daughters. If Mr. Bennet dies their house will ...
Style: witty, romantic, captivating, classic literature, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, unlikely couple, couple relations, social differences, prejudice, rich and poor, aristocracy, fall in love, pride and honor, society, eligible bachelor, looking for love ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 18th century, 1790s
Place: england, britain, europe, london
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Pride and Prejudice (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 327 min.
Story: Jane Austen's classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart.
Style: witty, stylized, clever, atmospheric, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, rich and poor, prejudice, couple relations, pride and honor, unlikely couple, aristocracy, wooing, social differences, initially antagonists, fall in love ...
Time: victorian, 18th century, 19th century, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain, london
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Dorian Gray (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A vain London playboy offers his soul in exchange for eternal beauty in this adaptation of the chilling tale by author Oscar Wilde. Seduced into the decadent world of Lord Henry Wotton (Colin Firth), handsome young aristocrat Dorian Gray (Ben ...
Style: gothic, captivating, atmospheric, stylized, gloomy ...
Plot: deal with the devil, love and romance, society, physical appearance, aristocracy, fall in love, painting, immortality, high society, obsession, artist, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe
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Sense and Sensibility (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. Two daughters are the titular opposites.
Style: classic literature, touching, romantic, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love affair, love triangle, romance, rich and poor, inheritance, happy ending, jane austen, rich man poor woman, society, social differences, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 18th century, 1800s, 1810s
Place: england, europe, london
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The Young Victoria (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: From Academy Award® winners Graham King and Martin Scorsese, along with the makers of Gosford Park and The Departed, comes the story of Queen Victoria’s early rise to power. From an object of a royal power-struggle to her romantic courtship and ...
Style: realistic, touching, factual, romantic, dramatic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: royal family, queen, aristocracy, royal court, couple relations, love and romance, queen victoria, marriage, politics, destiny, head of state, rise to the top ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1820s, 1830s, 1840s ...
Place: london, england, buckingham palace, europe, belgium
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North & South (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 235 min.
Story: North & South is a British television drama serial, produced by the BBC and originally broadcast in four episodes on BBC One in November and December 2004. It follows the story of Margaret Hale, a young woman from southern England who has to ...
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fall in love, social differences, love and romance, love affair, rich and poor, prejudice, couple relations, pride and honor, initially antagonists, unlikely couple, young woman, society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1850s
Place: england
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Wives and Daughters (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 301 min.
Story: Elizabeth Gaskell's enchanting tale of romance, scandal, and intrigue in a gossipy English town comes to Masterpiece Theatre in a lavish four-part production of Wives and Daughters, adapted by celebrated screenwriter Andrew Davies.Davies, who ...
Style: uplifting, serious, clever, romantic, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, family relations, love triangle, fall in love, couple relations, prejudice, marriage, secret marriage, gossip, aristocrat, parent child relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1820s, 1830s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, britain, africa
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Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: When Dracula leaves the captive Jonathan Harker and Transylvania for London in search of Mina Harker -- the spitting image of Dracula's long-dead wife, Elisabeta -- obsessed vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing sets out to end the madness.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, captivating, dark ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, dangerous attraction, supernatural, legends and myths, immortality, gory, chase, love triangle, love affair, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 15th century, victorian era, victorian england ...
Place: transylvania, england, london, europe, ottoman empire
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Mrs Brown (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Queen Victoria is deeply depressed after the death of her husband, disappearing from public. Her servant Brown, who adores her, through caress and admiration brings her back to life, but that relationship creates scandalous situation and is likely ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: friendship, queen victoria, politics, queen, widow, romance, state affairs, assassination attempt, british royal family, unlikely friendships, relationships, love story ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1880s, victorian era ...
Place: england, scotland, europe, london
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Emma (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Emma Woodhouse seems to be perfectly content, a loving father whom she cares for, friends, and a home. But Emma has a terrible habit - matchmaking. She cannot resist finding suitors for her friends, most of all Harriet Smith. Emma is desperate for ...
Style: feel good, witty, colourful, captivating, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, opposites attract, matchmaking, fall in love, aristocracy, couples, friendship, romance, rich and poor, countryside, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century, 1920s ...
Place: england, london
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The Crimson Petal and the White (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 274 min.
Story: Follow Sugar into the underbelly of Victorian London seething with vitality, sexuality, ambition and emotion.
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, biting, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, couple relations, rich and poor, social climbing, love affair, ambition, heir heiress, diary, mistress, life is a bitch, love and romance, power relations ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, victorian england, 1880s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
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Tipping the Velvet (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Set in the 1890s, Tipping the Velvet tells the lesbian love affair between male impersonator music hall star Kitty Butler and Nan Astley.
Style: touching, sexy, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, sexual relations, fall in love, love and romance, performer's life, cross dressing, lesbian interest, gays and lesbians, coming of age, gender, self discovery, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1890s
Place: england, europe
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Great Expectations (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 'Great Expectations' opens with Pip as a boy (played as an young man by newcomer Douglas Booth, 'The Pillars of the Earth') on the marshes near his home, where he encounters the desperate escapee Magwitch (Winstone). Pip is ...
Style: gloomy, emotional, atmospheric, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: orphan, generosity, convict, lawyer, rags to riches, inheritance, power of love, lovers, poverty, redemption, destiny, coming of age ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1820s
Place: england
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The Prestige (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.
Style: surprise ending, psychological, captivating, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: rivalry, obsession, uninhibited rivalry, magical, secret, illusion, deception, magic, diary, teleportation, wizards and magicians, mystery ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 20th century, 1900s, 1890s ...
Place: london, europe, england, colorado
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Jane Eyre (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 230 min.
Story: In this version of Charlotte Brontë's novel, Jane Eyre (Georgie Henley), a poor relation in the household of her aunt, Mrs. Reed (Tara FitzGerald) is despatched into the care of the callous Mr Brocklehurst at his school at Lowood. As a young ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, gothic, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, couple relations, rich and poor, fall in love, love affair, social differences, looking for love, estate, dark hero, romance, family secret, prejudice ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 18th century, 1930s
Place: england, europe, britain, london
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Dead Still (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Upon the death of his great grandfather, Brandon Davis a wedding photographer inherits an antique camera famous for taking Victorian death photography. After photographing his subjects they start to die from horrible, bizarre deaths.
Style: gothic, stylized, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, gore, danger, supernatural romance, gory, deadly, curses spells and rituals, imaginary
Time: victorian
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Effie Gray (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A look at the mysterious relationship between Victorian art critic John Ruskin and his teenage bride Effie Gray.
Style: stylized, emotional, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: love triangle, romance, love, fall in love, couples, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, self discovery, art critic, artists and showbiz, critic ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe
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Barbie in 'A Christmas Carol' (2008)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve, Kelly is reluctant to go to a Christmas Eve ball, so Barbie tells her the story of Eden Starling, a glamourous singing diva in the Victorian England and the owner of a theatre house. However, Eden is self-centred and loves only ...
Style: offbeat, feel good, touching, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: family gatherings, road not taken, obnoxious boss, disorder, starting over, ghost, family relations, master and servant, friends, supernatural, redemption, nothing goes right ...
Time: victorian
Place: london, england
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The Bleak Old Shop of Stuff (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: A Victorian comedy adventure in the style of Charles Dickens following shop owner Jedrington Secret-Past. Jedrington teams up with a seemingly charming new business partner, Harmswell Grimstone. As the Secret-Past family's fortunes rise, it ...
Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: parody, family life, disorder, owner, holiday, debt, christmas, escapades, family relations, confined
Time: victorian, victorian england
Place: europe, london, england
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Love Never Dies (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Set 10 years later, the Phantom has escaped from Paris to New York where he lives amongst the joyrides and freak shows of Coney Island. He has finally found a place for his music to soar, all that is missing is his love Christine Daaé. In a bid to ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, stylized, serious, gothic ...
Plot: unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, love and romance, love triangle, island, opera, haunted by the past, romance, unfulfilled love, couples, misfit, longing ...
Time: 1900s, victorian
Place: new york, usa, france
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The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne (2000)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Country: UK, Canada
Story: The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne is a 22-episode science fiction television series in the steampunk genre that first aired in June 2000 on CBC Television in Canada and in syndication in the United States. The plot concept is predicated on a ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting
Plot: steampunk, rescue, time travel, adventurer, imaginary, writer's life, adventure, chases and races, escapades, obsessive quest, man versus machine, parallel world ...
Time: victorian era, victorian, 19th century
Place: england, europe
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The Shadow in the North (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an elderly client loses a fortune on an investment, fearless Sally Lockhart will stop at nothing to rectify the situation — even if it means risking everything important to her in the process. As Sally sorts out the threads of the mystery — ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, talky, realistic
Plot: murder, amateur sleuth, mind game, amateur detective, deadly, partners, dishonesty, crimes, mystery, crime, friends, uncover truth ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1870s
Place: london, england, europe
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Ripper Street (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 59 min.
Story: A drama set in the East End of London in 1889, during the aftermath of the "Ripper" murders. The action centres around the notorious H Division – the police precinct from hell – which is charged with keeping order in the chaotic ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: police detective, serial killer, killings, investigator, crimes, danger, victim, fist fighting, multiple suspects, notoriety, corpse, urban ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1880s
Place: england, europe, london, east end london
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Angelica (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A couple living in Victorian London endure an unusual series of psychological and supernatural effects following the birth of their child.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: supernatural, spiritualism, family relations, ghost, haunted house, family in danger, danger, family problems, disorder, couples, babies and infants, family in crisis ...
Time: victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, london
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Lillie (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
Story: The story of Lillie Langtry
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, unfulfillment, power relations, romance, media sensation, love and romance, couple relations, destructive relationship, blind ambition, tragic love, actor's life, showbiz ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, 1900s, 20th century, victorian ...
Place: london, england, britain, usa
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The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Hoping to repair their marriage, Jennie Logan and her husband move into a beautiful Victorian manor. When Jennie tries on an antique dress she finds in the attic, she is transported back one hundred years, where she meets the house's previous ...
Style: serious
Plot: time travel, teleportation, unfulfilled love, changing the past or future, romance, love and romance, love affair, fall in love, couples, loveless marriage, portrait, heartache ...
Time: victorian, 19th century
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The Elephant Man (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A taped version of the stage play about a hideously deformed 19th-century London man and how he managed to triumph over his disease.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, uplifting ...
Plot: misfit, doctors and patients, power relations, life is a bitch, social misfits, hopes, disability, human spirit, physical appearance, human nature, society, circus ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1800s, 1880s
Place: england, london
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The Doctor and the Devils (1985)
Genre: Horror, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Grave robbers supply a doctor with bodies to test on.
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, hospital, rich and poor, crime, power relations, doctors and patients, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, investigation, mutant, weakness, disorder ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 18th century, 1800s
Place: england, medical school
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The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bonnie and cousin Sylvia, two very young children, are left at home in Willoughby Hall while their parents travel overseas. Only the servants and the prowling wolves are their companions. News arrives that Lord and Lady Willoughby are missing and an ...
Style: serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, family relations, young heroes, master and servant, chase, nanny, countryside, rescue, orphan, heroic mission, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england
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The Turn of the Screw (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is hired by a wealthy but sinister man to tutor his two children at the family's isolated estate. When the woman gets there, she finds that the two children are not quite what they seem to be--in fact, they are possessed by the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending, psychological
Plot: obsession, ghost, danger, youth, gory, estate, nanny, isolation, supernatural, family relations, curses spells and rituals, rug ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1960s
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