1770s movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant 1770s movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, stylized, captivating, light and sexy films and TV shows about / with family relations, american revolution, adventure, father son relationship, betrayal, mentor, destiny, catastrophe, state affairs and politics plots mostly in Drama, History and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
1770s
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1770s movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as 1770s: Mademoiselle Paradis (2017), The Blood Spattered Bride (1972), The Spirit of '76 (1990), Rudolph's Shiny New Year (1976), Beaumarchais the Scoundrel (1996), Yankee Doodle Cricket (1975), Daas (2011), Dark Shadows (2012), An American Girl Adventure (2005), John Adams (2008).

List of 1770s movies

Mademoiselle Paradis (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 18th century Vienna. The true story of Maria Theresia von Paradis, a gifted piano player and close friend of Mozart’s, who lost her eye-sight as a child. Desperate to cure their talented daughter, the Paradis entrust Maria to Dr. Mesmer, a ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, captivating
Plot: pianist, blindness, therapy, doctor patient relationship, piano, female musician, doctor, loss of eyesight, treatment, musical performance, piano playing, servant ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, 1700s
Place: vienna, austria
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Captain Kronos - Vampire Hunter (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When several young girls are found dead, left hideously aged and void of blood, Dr Marcus suspects vampirism. He enlists the help of the Vampire Hunter. Mysterious and powerful, Kronos has dedicated his life to destroying the evil pestilence. Once a ...
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, vampire hunter, aging, good versus evil, eternal life, adventure, supernatural, heroes, against the odds, danger, undead, village ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 18th century, 1770s, georgian era
Place: england
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The Blood Spattered Bride (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young husband's sexual fantasies frighten his new wife and cause her to seek advice from Carmilla, a descendent of Mircalla de Karnstein. Carmilla seduces the young bride and forces her to commit gory acts of mutilation.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious, sexy ...
Plot: love triangle, femme fatale, gory, dangerous attraction, couple relations, sexual relations, psychopath, gender, deadly, mysterious character, love affair, slasher ...
Time: 70s, 1770s, 18th century
Place: spain, europe
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The Spirit of '76 (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Future Americans decide to time travel to 1776 to ask the founding fathers for the solutions to their problems. A glitch in the time machine changes their destination to 1976. Still believing themselves to be in 1776, the time travellers attempt to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: disco, satire, fish out of water, time machine, time travel, adventure, hopes, chases and races, imaginary, heroes, sent to the past, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future, year 1976, 1770s ...
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Rudolph's Shiny New Year (1976)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rudolph must find Happy, the baby new year, before the midnight of New Year's Eve.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, fairy tale
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: new year, new year's eve, holiday, puppet, puppets, friends, show tunes, danger, save the day, family, escapades, babies and infants ...
Time: 20th century, 18th century, prehistory, 11th century, 1770s ...
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The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: In the tiny kingdom of Euphrania, the King and his court are most anxious to get Prince Edward wed. But Edward wants to marry for love. Meanwhile, young Cinderella finds life drastically altered with her father's death as she's forced to ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, stylized, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, kids
Plot: cinderella story, romance, family relations, show tunes, fairy, couple relations, hopes, master and servant, love and romance, siblings relations, fall in love, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century, 1700s, 1770s
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Beaumarchais the Scoundrel (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Beaumarchais the Scoundrel is a biopic film based on the life of the French playwright, financier and spy Pierre Beaumarchais depicting his activities during the American War of Independence and his authorship of the Figaro trilogy of plays.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: state affairs, politics, ambition, infidelity, love triangle, introspection, society, rise and fall, lifestyle, social differences, tragic love, couple relations ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1700s, 1770s
Place: france, europe, london, versailles, paris france
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Yankee Doodle Cricket (1975)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The War of Independence has begun, and Tucker the Mouse, Harry the Cat and Chester C. Cricket are indispensable to the American colonies' effort to free themselves from the rule of the despotic English king. Harry and Tucker help Thomas ...
Plot: american revolution, reindeer, cartoon cat, anthropomorphic animal, song, library, cow, sneezing, squirrel, cartoon mouse, rattlesnake, eagle ...
Time: 1770s
Place: boston, connecticut
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 5.7
 203
Daas (2011)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Jest rok 1776. Radca wiedeńskiej Kancelarii Nadwornej Henryk Klein (Mariusz Bonaszewski) otrzymuje skargę na hrabiego Jakuba Franka (Olgierd Łukaszewicz), który kilkanaście lat wcześniej został skazany za głoszenie herezji i zbiegł do ...
Style: captivating, enigmatic, serious, realistic
Plot: messiah, religious leader, mysterious man, investigation, worship, cult, warning, uncover truth, emperor, clerk, cult leader, flashback ...
Time: 1770s, 18th century
Place: vienna
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 6.2
 240K
Dark Shadows (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Vampire Barnabas Collins is inadvertently freed from his tomb and emerges into the very changed world of 1972. He returns to Collinwood Manor to find that his once-grand estate and family have fallen into ruin.
Style: gothic, dark humor, humorous, offbeat, absurd ...
Plot: vampire, immortality, witch, eccentric family, estate, curses spells and rituals, curse, werewolf, fish out of water, old mansion, old house, magic ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century, year 1972, 19th century ...
Place: maine, new england, usa, england
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An American Girl Adventure (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Pre-American Revolution Virginian girl whose love for the outdoors leads to the friendship of a lifetime. Felicity loves horses, and though her parents plead with her to remain indoors, she years to ride the open plains. When Felicity comes into ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: horse riding, friendship, rescue, hopes, best friends, animal life, family life, parents and children, young heroes, coming of age, family relations, horse ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: virginia, usa, britain
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 8.5
 27K
John Adams (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The life of one of the USA's Founding Fathers, its second President, and his role in the nation's first 50 years.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: american history, president, historical character, leadership, politics, lawyer, freedom, state affairs, human spirit, head of state, ambition, supportive spouse ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s, 1770s
Place: usa, france, paris france, pennsylvania, boston ...
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 7.5
 43K
A Royal Affair (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young queen falls in love with her physician, and they start a revolution that changes their nation forever.
Style: stylized, realistic, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: queen, royal family, king, love affair, love triangle, aristocracy, tragic love, royal court, high society, coup d'etat, period piece, marriage ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, year 1968, 1770s, 1920s
Place: europe, denmark, england, germany, copenhagen denmark ...
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 5.3
 6K
Revolution (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Norway
Duration: 126 min.
Story: New York trapper Tom Dobb becomes an unwilling participant in the American Revolution after his son Ned is drafted into the Army by the villainous Sergeant Major Peasy. Tom attempts to find his son, and eventually becomes convinced that he must take ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, suspense, cult film
Plot: war, battles, soldier, revolution, adventure, independence, rebellion, politics, human spirit, political unrest, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: usa, new york
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 7.2
 248K
The Patriot (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 165 min.
Story: After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring the simple life of a farmer. But when his son Gabriel enlists in the army to defend their new nation, ...
Style: uplifting, rough, captivating, sentimental, factual ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: revolution, vengeance, rebellion, battles, human spirit, freedom, american revolution, heroes, heroic mission, daring rescue, parents and children, war ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s
Place: south carolina, usa, southern usa, england, scotland
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National Treasure (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, serious, scenic, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, treasure, archaeologist, riddles and clues, adventurer, artifact, map, journey, ancient, search, expedition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century, 11th century, 1830s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., philadelphia, pennsylvania, jerusalem ...
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Marie Antoinette (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The retelling of France's iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and ultimately the fall of Versailles.
Style: realistic, factual, colourful, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: queen, historical character, french history, royal family, princess, royal court, french revolution, french, palaces castles and temples, state affairs, siblings relations, politics ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s
Place: france, versailles, paris france, vienna, austria ...
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The Little Patriot (1995)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Join in one boy's heroic adventure as he fights in the struggle for freedom on the American frontier. James Todd is a young boy growing up in the hostile American wilderness-a rugged and dangerous land also inhabited by the American Indians. ...
Plot: american revolution, native american, soldier, father son relationship, kidnapping, family relations, british, mother son relationship
Time: 1770s
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 5.9
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Lady Oscar (1979)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Oscar François de Jarjayes was born female, but her father insisted she be raised as a boy as he had no sons. She becomes the captain of the guards at Versailles under King Louis XVI and Marie Antonette. Her privileged, noble life comes under fire ...
Plot: duel, sword fight, revolution, woman in uniform, gender roles, adultery, con artists, lie, nanny, husband wife relationship, female nudity, grief ...
Time: 1770s
Place: versailles
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The Book of Fate (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, War, Western
Country: Finland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Fire, water, wind, earth and emptiness... Five core elements of life that once inspired a book. The Booke of Fate. Far away from here there was a mythical world -free of suffering and injustice. But it wasn't enough. People wanted to play ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, enigmatic, surreal, anthology
Plot: fictional war, vampire, book, castle, adventure, multiple time frames, escapades, imaginary, prediction, androids, sheriff, death of lover ...
Time: 2000s, 1880s, future, 1770s
Place: transylvania, finland
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 6.9
 76K
The Duchess (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.
Style: dramatic, emotional, sexy, stylized, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: aristocracy, infidelity, love triangle, love affair, marriage, high society, romance, adultery, marital rape, marital infidelity, duchess, mistress ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s, georgian era, 19th century ...
Place: england, europe, london
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 8.1
 142K
Barry Lyndon (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 185 min.
Story: In the Eighteenth Century, in a small village in Ireland, Redmond Barry is a young farm boy in love with his cousin Nora Brady. When Nora engages to the British Captain John Quin, Barry challenges him for a duel of pistols. He wins and escapes to ...
Style: epic, realistic, stylized, cynical, captivating ...
Plot: rise and fall, aristocracy, jealousy, nobility, debt, social climbing, glory, escapades, dishonesty, irony, spy, soldier ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1780s, 1770s
Place: ireland, england, europe, belgium, berlin germany
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The Affair of the Necklace (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In pre-Revolutionary France, a young aristocratic woman left penniless by the political unrest in the country, must avenge her family's fall from grace by scheming to steal a priceless necklace.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, stylized, epic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, conspiracy, intrigue, romance, love and romance, couple relations, state affairs, royal family, couples, revenge, dishonesty, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s
Place: france, europe, versailles, paris france, england
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 7.6
 7K
1776 (1972)
Genre: Drama, Family, History, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The film focuses on the representatives of the Thirteen original colonies who participated in the Second Continental Congress. 1776 depicts the three months of deliberation (and, oftentimes, acrimonious debate) that led up to the signing of one of ...
Style: humorous, realistic, surreal, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: congress, slavery, politics, settlement, show tunes, love and romance, state affairs, political unrest, head of state, district attorney, dancing, violin ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, 1930s
Place: usa, pennsylvania, massachusetts, philadelphia, new jersey ...
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TURN: Washington's Spies (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of New York farmer, Abe Woodhull, who bands together with a group of childhood friends to form The Culper Ring, an unlikely group of spies who turn the tide in America’s fight for independence.
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american revolution, spy, army, historical character, political unrest, undercover, rebellion, treason, rivalry, rebelliousness, ambition, old friend ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: usa, new york, connecticut, new jersey
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 4.5
 3K
The Lovers (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Belgium, India, Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Lovers is an epic romance time travel adventure film. Helmed by Roland Joffé from a story by Ajey Jhankar, the film is a sweeping tale of an impossible love set against the backdrop of the first Anglo-Maratha war across two time periods and ...
Style: exciting, captivating, touching, serious, epic ...
Plot: battles, adventure, fall in love, impossible love, vengeance, rivalry, treasure hunt, romance, escapades, dishonesty, time travel, rescue ...
Time: 18th century, 21st century, future, 1770s, 1700s
Place: india, asia, australia, boston
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 7.3
 2K
Daniel Boone (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Daniel Boone is an American action-adventure television series starring Fess Parker as Daniel Boone that aired from September 24, 1964 to September 10, 1970 on NBC for 165 episodes, and was made by 20th Century Fox Television. Ed Ames co-starred as ...
Style: realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american revolution, folk hero, tribe, society, americana, escapades, heroes, adventure, interracial relations, family life, adventurer, native americans ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, 19th century
Place: kentucky, usa
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Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776 (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, History, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Liberty's Kids is an animated educational historical fiction television series produced by DIC Entertainment, originally broadcast on PBS Kids from September 2, 2002 to April 4, 2003, although PBS continued to air reruns until August 2004. The ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating, educational
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: american revolution, journalism, slavery, adventure, idealism, leadership, young people, patriotism, society, state affairs, heroes, politics ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: philadelphia
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