Village life movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant village life movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, stylized, sincere and touching films and TV shows about / with village life, village, social relations, society, countryside, family relations, husband wife relationship, love and romance, friendship and romance plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as village life: Doc Martin (2004), Lark Rise to Candleford (2008), Love and Pigeons (1985), All Creatures Great & Small (2020), Sommersby (1993), Father Brown (2013), Welcome to the Sticks (2008), Zhila-byla Odna Baba (2011), The Village (2004), The Village (2013).

List of village life movies

 8.4
 16K
Doc Martin (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Doc Martin is a British television comedy drama series starring Martin Clunes in the title role. It was created by Dominic Minghella after the character of Dr. Martin Bamford in the 2000 comedy film Saving Grace. The show is set in the fictional ...
Style: sincere, clever, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: village life, doctor, doctors and patients, social relations, antisocial behavior, opposites attract, teacher, alienation, boss, workplace, misfit, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, cornwall
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Lark Rise to Candleford (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the small hamlet of Lark Rise and the wealthier neighbouring market town, Candleford, the series chronicles the daily lives of farm-workers, craftsmen and gentry at the end of the 19th Century. Lark Rise to Candleford is a love letter to a ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: english countryside, village life, friendship, hopes, society, social relations, small town, new job, father son relationship, family business, employer employee relationship, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, britain
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Love and Pigeons (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Shown a life in the remote siberian village. Vasia, who never leave his family, village, comes to pass summer holiday on the Black Sea. New world, new people - so, hi's temted by a half-crazy woman (Raisa Zaharovna). And after short time Vasia ...
Style: light, humorous, realistic, feel good, talky ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, village life, adulterous husband, family relations, everyday life, resort, social relations, village, life philosophy, husband wife relationship, parent child relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ussr, russia
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All Creatures Great & Small (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: The heartwarming and humorous adventures of a young country vet in the Yorkshire Dales in the 1930s. A remake of the 1978 series.
Style: humorous, light, sentimental, funny, sweet ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: veterinarian, village life, english countryside, countryside, animal human communication, human animal relationship, animals, new life, friendship, golden retriever, scot, following a dream ...
Time: 1930s
Place: yorkshire
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 6.2
 22K
Sommersby (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in the south of the United States just after the Civil War, Laurel Sommersby is just managing to work the farm without her husband Jack, believed killed in the Civil War. By all accounts, Jack Sommersby was not a pleasant man, thus when he ...
Style: romantic, touching, psychological, sentimental, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: village life, mistaken identity, romance, courtroom drama, love, civil war, husband wife relationship, war, suspicion of murder, war veteran, haunted by the past, civil war veteran ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, 50s
Place: france, new jersey, tennessee, southern usa, usa
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 7.8
 12K
Father Brown (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Father Brown is based on G. K. Chesterton's detective stories about a Catholic priest who doubles as an amateur detective in order to try and solve mysteries.
Style: captivating, serious, intellectual, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: who done it, murder, clergy, amateur detective, investigation, uncover truth, riddles and clues, priest, law enforcement, friendship, church, social relations ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: england, united kingdom
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Welcome to the Sticks (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Although living a comfortable life in Salon-de-Provence, a charming town in the South of France, Julie has been feeling depressed for a while. To please her, Philippe Abrams, a post office administrator, her husband, tries to obtain a transfer to a ...
Style: humorous, funny, witty, inspirational, satirical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: french, village life, friendship, culture clash, fish out of water, postman, happy ending, family, foe turned friend, prejudice, adaptation, post office ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, provence, argentina, south of france, flanders ...
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Zhila-byla Odna Baba (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 150 min.
Story: История частной жизни одной женщины и четверых ее мужчин. Главная героиня - неграмотная крестьянка, и действие фильма начинается с ее ...
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: village life, wartime life, revolution, village, russian civil war, state affairs, village people, countryside, rape, life is a bitch, world war one, society ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: russia, europe
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 6.6
 260K
The Village (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a willful young man tries to venture beyond his sequestered Pennsylvania hamlet, his actions set off a chain of chilling incidents that will alter the community forever.
Style: surprise ending, atmospheric, twists and turns, suspense, scary ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forest, utopia, isolation, psychology, mysterious place, village life, village, supernatural, mystery, blind character, small town, creature ...
Time: 18th century, 2000s, 19th century, 1890s, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, new england
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 7.7
 2K
The Village (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Village is a BBC TV series written by Peter Moffat. The drama is set in a Derbyshire village in the 20th century. The first series of what Moffat hopes will become a 42-hour TV drama was broadcast in spring 2013 and covered the years 1914 to ...
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, captivating, epic
Plot: village life, family relations, village, parents and children, society, social relations, family, childbirth, countryside, villager, small village, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: england
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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: romantic, sincere, feel good, dramatic, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, happy ending, love, love affair, rich and poor, love triangle, older man younger woman relationship, eligible bachelor, love story, fall in love, rich man poor woman, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian era, 1810s, georgian era
Place: england, london, europe
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 7.9
 14K
Grantchester (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Drama series set in 1953, against the backdrop of the real hamlet of Grantchester. The drama focuses upon the life of Sidney Chambers, a charismatic, charming clergyman who turns investigative vicar when one of his parishioners dies in suspicious ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, clever, slasher ...
Plot: murder mystery, investigation, murder, priest, police detective, village, partners against crime, partners, who done it, amateur detective, haunted by the past, village life ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
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 7.3
 24K
Local Hero (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, touching, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: small town, village life, culture clash, beautiful scenery, village, travel, greed, unlikely friendships, fish out of water, oil, seaside town, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: scotland, texas, houston texas
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 5.4
 112K
Red Riding Hood (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Valerie is in love with a brooding outsider, Peter, but her parents have arranged for her to marry another man – who is wealthy. Unwilling to lose each other, Valerie and Peter plan to run away together when they learn that Valerie's older ...
Style: fairy tale, gothic, dark fantasy, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, love and romance, fall in love, village life, goth, social relations, animal attack, romance, magic ...
Time: middle ages
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 7.2
 4K
The Source (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A comedy/drama set in a village and centered on a battle of the sexes, where women threaten to withhold sexual favours as long as the men refuse to install a water pipe.
Style: realistic, sentimental, stylized, feel good, social ...
Plot: village life, marital rape, sexism, rebellion, battle of the sexes, against the rules, desert, ultimatum, machismo, couples, power relations, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, north africa
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Under the Greenwood Tree (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in a rustic English village in the mid 19th century, Under The Greenwood Tree tells the story of a poor young man who falls for a middle-class schoolteacher and attempts to win her over.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, captivating, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: village life, social differences, forbidden love, wooing, love and romance, fall in love, unfulfilled love, looking for love, society, romance, couples, social relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 50s
Place: england
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The White Nights of Postman Aleksey Tryapitsyn (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film represents life in a godforsaken Russian village. The only way to reach the mainland is to cross the lake by boat and a postman became the only connection with the outside world. A reserved community has been set up here. Despite the modern ...
Style: neorealism, serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: village life, isolated place, realism, social relations, isolation, village, loneliness, social decay, summer, survival, nature, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: russia
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 7.8
 3K
The Quack (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A famous surgeon is beaten by drunken bullies, loses his memory and cannot recollect who he was before. He gets to a village, lives in a not so well to do family and becomes the Quack - he slowly regains his talent for medicine and saves the lives ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: memory loss, polish, healer, love and romance, life is a bitch, witch doctor, surgeon, prodigy, village life, losing-it hero, downfall, daughter ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: poland
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The Little Switzerland (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The discovery of the tomb of William Tell’s son in a town in the Basque Country spurs the village's cantankerous citizens to lobby for Swiss annexation.
Style: captivating, light, humorous, semi serious
Plot: village life, love triangle, rivalry, love interest, priest, discovery, city, weapons, secret agents, meeting, tomb, discussion ...
Place: switzerland, basque country
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 6.6
 2K
Purple Sea (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nothing - not her father, not the church - can stop unruly Angela from being with her childhood best friend turned great love, Sara. Based on a true story, Viola di Mare, presents a uniquely engaging portrait of family, community and gender roles in ...
Style: serious, touching, sexy, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian romance, lesbianism, gender, lesbian sex, forbidden love, gays and lesbians, village life, island, lesbian couple ...
Time: 19th century
Place: sicily, italy, mediterranean sea
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 8.3
 7K
Corner Gas (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Corner Gas is a Canadian television sitcom created by Brent Butt. The series ran for six seasons from 2004 to 2009. Re-runs still air on CTV, CTV Two and The Comedy Network in Canada. Deriving its name from the roadside gas station in the fictional ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: village life, small town, gas station, family business, father son relationship, workplace, family relations, partners, lifestyle, disorder, cafe, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: canada
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Tess of the D'Urbervilles (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Forced by poverty to seek support, the innocent Tess Durbeyfield seeks the help of the D'Urbervilles.
Style: sincere, clever, realistic, talky, vintage
Audience: girls' night
Plot: innocence, poverty, master and servant, life is a bitch, couples, love and romance, society, village life, family relations, dishonesty, pregnancy, nobility ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 50s
Place: england
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Asterix: The Mansions of the Gods (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In order to wipe out the Gaulish village by any means necessary, Caesar plans to absorb the villagers into Roman culture by having an estate built next to the village to start a new Roman colony.
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: village, adventure, village life, escapades, disorder, partners, rivalry, heroes, roman empire, friendship, magic, emperor ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, england, europe, rome italy
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The Cold Summer of 1953 (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1953, the year Stalin died, many prisoners (some political, but mostly common criminals) were released from the Soviet Gulags. This is the story of a remote settlement which was under attack by a bunch of these recently-released blood-thirsty ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold weather, gang, village life, injustice, good versus evil, village, life is a bitch, fighting crime, down on your luck, rivalry, ex convict, mercilessness ...
Time: 50s, year 1953
Place: russia, ussr, siberia, moscow russia
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God's Own Country (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young farmer in rural Yorkshire numbs his daily frustrations with binge drinking and casual sex, until the arrival of a Romanian migrant worker.
Style: homoerotic, lgbt cinema, erotic, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, gay relationship, lgbt, gay couple, gay romance, sheep, gay love, gay lead character, migrant worker, gay sex, gay interest, homosexual ...
Place: yorkshire, northern england, britain, romania, united kingdom
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A Village Affair (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling novel by Joanna Trollope Recently returned to England from New York City, vivacious heiress Clodagh Unwin befriends a couple new to her village. The husband is entranced by the young aristocrat, but Clodagh has eyes for ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: adultery, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, village life, lesbian sex, romance, lesbian, infidelity, family relations, family life, family problems, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
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Son of a Rich (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Young major Grisha played in a beautiful life and decided that everything was permissible for him. He has done a lot of things, and now he faces a prison. To correct his son, a desperate oligarch-father goes to extreme measures. Together with his ...
Style: captivating, light, funny, entertaining, uplifting
Plot: lifestyle change, rich kid, spoiled brat, teaching the ways of the world, rich man, rich and poor, life turned upside down, personality change, village life, family relations, life changing experience, wealthy family ...
Time: 19th century, contemporary
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 7.1
 24K
Salem (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the volatile world of 17th century Massachusetts, 'Salem' explores what really fueled the town's infamous witch trials and dares to uncover the dark, supernatural truth hiding behind the veil of this infamous period in American ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, stylized ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, evil force, supernatural ability, society, religions or cults, devil, love affair, punishment, witch hunt ...
Time: 17th century
Place: new england, massachusetts, usa
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Madame Bovary (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Bored with the limited and tedious nature of provincial life in 19th-century France, the fierce and sensual Emma Bovary finds herself in calamitous debt and purses scandalous sexual liaisons with absolute abandon. However, when her volatile ...
Style: melancholic, sexy, realistic, intense, romantic ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, maid, family relations, literature, village, family life, village life, life is a bitch, tragic hero, love affair, destructive relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s, 1850s, 70s ...
Place: normandy, france, london, europe, switzerland
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 7.1
 657
Wild Field (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young doctor relocates to a remote region of central Asia, thinking his fiancee soon will join him ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, psychological, emotional
Plot: boss and employee, village life, doctors and patients, self discovery, workplace, hopes, countryside, workplace situations, fish out of water, doctor, loneliness, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, asia
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