Victorian age movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant victorian age movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, harsh, intense, atmospheric and stylized films and TV shows about / with victorian age, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, storytelling, culture clash, destiny, society, adaptation and murder plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Western genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
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victorian age movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as victorian age: Zulu Dawn (1979), Cold Mountain (2003), Batman: Gotham by Gaslight (2018), Miss Julie (1999), Love Comes Softly (2003), Feast of All Saints (2001), The Weight of Water (2000), Washington Square (1997), Van Helsing (2004), True Women (1997).

List of victorian age movies

Zulu Dawn (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Netherlands, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1879, the British suffer a great loss at the Battle of Isandlwana due to incompetent leadership. Cy Endfield co-wrote the epic prequel Zulu Dawn 15 years after his enormously popular Zulu. Set in 1879, this film depicts the catastrophic Battle of ...
Style: epic, realistic, exciting, bleak, serious ...
Plot: military, soldier, imperialism, death, victory, mortar, spear throwing, surrounded, british empire, violence, battle, colonialism ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: africa
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Cold Mountain (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Italy, Romania, USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: In this classic story of love and devotion set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier named W.P. Inman deserts his unit and travels across the South, aiming to return to his young wife, Ada, who he left behind ...
Style: emotional, captivating, epic, romantic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: american civil war, tragic love, getting home, survival, lovers reunited, loss of family member, slavery, lovers apart, power of love, love and romance, wartime life, soldier ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
Place: usa, north carolina, south carolina, atlantic ocean
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Batman: Gotham by Gaslight (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, History, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In an alternative Victorian Age Gotham City, Batman begins his war on crime while he investigates a new series of murders by Jack the Ripper.
Plot: serial killer, jack the ripper, acid, stabbed to death, fire, prison, mayor, funeral, victorian age, alley, business card, ferris wheel ...
Time: 1880s, victorian era
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Miss Julie (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A footman seduces a count's daughter. Adaptation of August Strindberg's famous play.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: betrayal, couples, society, social differences, couple relations, love and romance, romance, master and servant, power relations, seduction, kitchen, kitchen knife ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: sweden, europe
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Love Comes Softly (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Marty is a 19 year old pioneer woman, recently married. She goes west with her husband Clem, hoping to start a new life. But Clem unexpectedly dies, and Marty finds herself alone, two months pregnant. Clark Davis, a widower, offers her a marriage of ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farm, single parent, hopes, love and romance, romance, dealing with death, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, old west, pregnancy, family life ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: usa
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Feast of All Saints (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in nineteenth-century New Orleans, the story depicts the gens de couleur libre, or the Free People of Colour, a dazzling yet damned class caught between the world of white privilege and black oppression.
Style: touching, realistic, atmospheric, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: racism, power relations, society, life is a bitch, parents and children, interracial relations, family relations, hopes, discrimination, injustice, human spirit, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: louisiana, usa, haiti, new orleans
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The Weight of Water (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A newspaper photographer, Jean, researches the lurid and sensational axe murder of two women in 1873 as an editorial tie-in with a brutal modern double murder. She discovers a cache of papers that appear to give an account of the murders by an ...
Style: psychological, sexy, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: incest, murder, investigation, infidelity, island, hanging, axe, mystery, family problems, couples, amateur detective, isolation ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 1870s, 2000s
Place: new hampshire, norway, europe, usa, new england ...
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Washington Square (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Set in 1870's New York, a spinster heiress is courted by a much younger, penniless man, much to the chagrin of her over-protective father, and must decide whether to spend the rest of her life alone, or marry a man who is interested in her only ...
Style: stylized, psychological, gloomy, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: betrayal, forbidden love, spinster, heiress, romance, infidelity, power relations, social differences, society, dishonesty, couples, family life ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, geneva switzerland, minnesota ...
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Van Helsing (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Famed monster slayer Gabriel Van Helsing is dispatched to Transylvania to assist the last of the Valerious bloodline in defeating Count Dracula. Anna Valerious reveals that Dracula has formed an unholy alliance with Dr. Frankenstein's monster ...
Style: gothic, scary, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, werewolf, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, good versus evil, adventure, immortality, dracula, deadly creature, heroes, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: transylvania, europe, rome italy, romania, budapest hungary ...
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True Women (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: True Women is a sweeping saga of love, war and adventure. Spanning five decades from the Texas Revolution through the Civil War, Reconstruction and beyond, True Women is the story of the love, friendship, survival and triumphs
Style: rough, tense, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: american civil war, revolution, friendship, emancipation, civil rights, female protagonist, americana, rebellion, old west, heroes, political unrest, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1800s, 1860s, 1840s ...
Place: texas, usa
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Total Eclipse (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Young, wild poet Arthur Rimbaud and his mentor Paul Verlaine engage in a fierce, forbidden romance while feeling the effects of a hellish artistic lifestyle.
Style: sexual, psychological, serious, realistic, intellectual ...
Plot: gay, infidelity, mentor, pregnancy, poet, gays and lesbians, lgbt, romance, love and romance, siblings relations, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: france, europe, holland, paris france, africa ...
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Time Changer (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The year is 1890 and Bible professor Russell Carlisle has written a new manuscript entitled "The Changing Times". His colleague, Dr. Norris Anderson, believes that what Carlisle has written could greatly affect the future of coming ...
Style: serious, christian film, psychological, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, religions or cults, society, future dystopia, christianity, ethics, professor, bible, morality, fish out of water, preaching ...
Time: future, victorian england, 1890s, victorian era
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Amy Foster (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film tells the story of Russian emigree and the only survivor from ship crash Yanko Goorall and servant Amy Foster in the end of 19th century. When Yanko enters a farm sick and hungry after the shipwreck, everyone is afraid of him, except for ...
Style: emotional, realistic, epic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: ship, chess, xenophobia, shipwreck, doctor, romance, tragic love, human nature, couples, fall in love, countryside, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s
Place: england, europe, ukraine, wales, hamburg germany ...
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Ride with the Devil (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Ride with the Devil follows four people who are fighting for truth and justice amidst the turmoil of the American Civil War. Director Ang Lee takes us to a no man's land on the Missouri/Kansas border where a staunch loyalist, an ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, bleak, touching ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, raid, war, vengeance, romance, reincarnation, supernatural, rivalry, fall in love, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: germany, kansas, st. louis missouri, missouri, texas ...
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Ravenous (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA, Mexico
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Upon receiving reports of missing persons at Fort Spencer, a remote Army outpost on the Western frontier, Capt. John Boyd investigates. After arriving at his new post, Boyd and his regiment aid a wounded frontiersman who recounts a horrifying tale ...
Style: disturbing, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: soldier, survival, cave, army, fort, isolation, moral dilemma, cannibalism, camp, haunted by the past, human nature, confined ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1840s
Place: california, usa
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The Quick and the Dead (1995)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mysterious woman comes to compete in a quick-draw elimination tournament, in a town taken over by a notorious gunman.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: duel, small town, revenge, prairie, old west, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, female protagonist, gun duel, prison, pistol ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, mexico, tucson arizona, texas
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Oscar and Lucinda (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After a childhood of abuse by his evangelistic father, misfit Oscar Hopkins becomes an Anglican minister and develops a divine obsession with gambling. Lucinda Leplastrier is a rich Australian heiress shopping in London for materials for her newly ...
Style: captivating, touching, surreal, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: gambling, obsession, wager, inheritance, fall in love, friendship, love and romance, obsessive quest, introspection, murder, college, ship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: australia, england, europe, sydney australia
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Onegin (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the opulent St. Petersburg of the Empire period, Eugene Onegin is a jaded but dashing aristocrat - a man often lacking in empathy, who suffers from restlessness, melancholy and, finally, regret. Through his best friend Lensky, Onegin is ...
Style: atmospheric, clever, realistic, serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, fall in love, love affair, unfulfilled love, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, obsession, tragic love, unrequited love, soldier, romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 18th century
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, saint petersburg, london, tokyo
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Ned Kelly (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Crime, History, Romance, Western
Country: Australia, UK, USA, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After getting threatened by Kelly's friends and family, Constable Fitzpatrick places the blame on Ned Kelly and exaggerates what happened. With the biggest ever award available, Kelly and his gang set into the wild, to remain hidden from ...
Style: captivating, rough, sincere, romantic, factual ...
Plot: bank robbery, gang, folk hero, injustice, criminal heroes, irish, wilderness, crime, ambition, rise and fall, false accusation, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s
Place: australia, ireland
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Moulin Rouge! (2001)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A celebration of love and creative inspiration takes place in the infamous, gaudy and glamorous Parisian nightclub, at the cusp of the 20th century. A young poet, who is plunged into the heady world of Moulin Rouge, begins a passionate affair with ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, atmospheric, colourful, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: tragic love, terminal illness, jealousy, cabaret, showbiz, seduction, performer's life, nightclub, postmodernism, bohemian life, french, dying ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 1900s, 1890s
Place: paris france, europe, india, france
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Father Damien (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Belgium, Netherlands, Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The true story of the 19th century Belgian priest, Father Damien, who volunteered to go to the island of Molokai, to console and care for the lepers.
Style: realistic, uplifting, sincere, serious, emotional ...
Plot: against the odds, society, human nature, social misfits, life is a bitch, hopes, power relations, redemption, human spirit, heroes, fighting the system, island ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: hawaii, usa
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Les Misérables (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Jean Valjean, a Frenchman imprisoned for stealing bread, must flee a police officer named Javert. The pursuit consumes both men's lives, and soon Valjean finds himself in the midst of the student revolutions in France.
Style: emotional, sincere, touching, bleak, sentimental ...
Plot: redemption, ex convict, robbery, priest, going straight, haunted by the past, hopes, rise to the top, crimes, prisoner, justice, atrocity ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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The Missing (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When rancher and single mother of two Maggie Gilkeson sees her teenage daughter, Lily, kidnapped by Apache rebels, she reluctantly accepts the help of her estranged father, Samuel, in tracking down the kidnappers. Along the way, the two must learn ...
Style: serious, disturbing, atmospheric, suspense, intense ...
Plot: kidnapping, redemption, rescue, reconciliation, native americans, family relations, parents and children, crimes, rebellion, rebelliousness, hopes, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico, arizona
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Madame Bovary (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A young woman in her late teens, a reader of novels and with high hopes of romance and passion, marries a widowed country doctor. Although he dotes on her, she is soon bored and discontent. First, she gives her imagination to a law student in town, ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy, psychological
Plot: forbidden love, extramarital affair, adulteress, dull life, road not taken, destructive relationship, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, romance, couple relations, infidelity, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: france, europe
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The Love Letter (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: 20th century computer games designer Scott exchanges love letters with 19th century poet Elizabeth Whitcomb through an antique desk that can make letters travel through time.
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: time travel, supernatural romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, true love, separated, romance, love and romance, unlikely couple, hopes, love affair, couples ...
Time: 1800s, 19th century
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The Inheritance (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At the lush Evenswood estate in Concord, Massachusetts, Edith Adelon, a beautiful orphan, lives as the paid companion to the daughter of the wealthy Hamilton family, although they regard her as one of their own. Years ago, Henry Hamilton saved Edith ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: rich and poor, feminism, social differences, opposites attract, looking for love, love triangle, infidelity, adoption, society, orphan, power relations, romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: massachusetts, usa
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Gangs of New York (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Italy
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, suspense, stylized, brutal, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, organized crime, vengeance, betrayal, gang war, social decay, gangsters, corruption, army, revenge, criminal heroes, mob boss ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1840s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Dead Man (1995)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Western
Country: USA, Germany, Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: On the run after murdering a man, accountant William Blake encounters a strange North American man named Nobody who prepares him for his journey into the spiritual world.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: gunfight, sheriff, native americans, wilderness, transformation, bounty hunter, murder, journey, cowboy, small town, runaway, new job ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, england, cleveland ohio, pacific ocean
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Crossfire Trail (2001)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rafe Covington is as good as his word, and he's determined to keep his promise to a dying man that he'll look after the man's widow and Wyoming ranch. But the widow doubts the integrity of drifter Covington. And an unscrupulous land ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: love and romance, adventure, romance, righting the wronged, best friends, small town life, danger, countryside, criminal heroes, crimes, love, small town ...
Time: 19th century, contemporary, 1880s, victorian era
Place: wyoming, virginia, usa, california
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The Claim (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A prospector sells his wife and daughter to another gold miner for the rights to a gold mine. Twenty years later, the prospector is a wealthy man who owns much of the old west town named Kingdom Come. But changes are brewing and his past is coming ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, captivating, intense ...
Plot: old west, haunted by the past, couple relations, couples, parents and children, redemption, ex husband ex wife relationship, prostitute, father daughter relationship, betrayal, character study, small town ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, california, mine
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