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, sexy and atmospheric films and TV shows about / with american revolution, family relations, colonialism, female nudity, intrigue, betrayal, politics, horse, state affairs and royal court plots mostly in Drama, History and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
1770s movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as 1770s: TURN: Washington's Spies (2014), John Adams (2008), A Royal Affair (2012), Catherine the Great (2019), Ekaterina (2014), Sleepy Hollow (1999), Mademoiselle Paradis (2017), The Blood Spattered Bride (1972), The Spirit of '76 (1990), Rudolph's Shiny New Year (1976).

List of 1770s movies

TURN: Washington's Spies (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, colonial america, political unrest, treason, rebelliousness, undercover, rebellion, ambition, rivalry, old friend, freedom ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, 1780s, georgian era
Place: usa, new jersey, new york, connecticut
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John Adams (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
TV show
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, political, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: american history, president, politics, lawyer, colonial america, american revolution, historical character, true love, marriage, father son relationship, first lady, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s, 1770s, georgian era
Place: usa, massachusetts, paris france, france, pennsylvania ...
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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: realistic, stylized, sexy, atmospheric, factual ...
Audience: date night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: love triangle, royal family, love affair, adultery, aristocracy, coup d'etat, royal court, queen, infidelity, political intrigue, tragic love, king ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, victorian era, 1770s, year 1968 ...
Place: denmark, europe, england, berlin germany, scandinavia ...
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Catherine the Great (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: This four-part historical drama follows the end of Catherine the Great's reign and her affair with Russian military leader Grigory Potemkin that helped shape the future of Russian politics.
Style: realistic, stylized, disturbing, captivating, colourful ...
Plot: palace intrigue, russian history, historical character, imperial russia, empress, power struggle, state affairs, lovers, female protagonist, russian empire, intrigue, politics ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s, 1790s, georgian era
Place: russia, ottoman empire
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Ekaterina (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The life of the Russian Empress Ekaterina II (Catherine the Great), a German born princess who came to Russia as bride for the young Peter III, chosen by his aunt Elisabeth, and who, once she came into power, transformed the Russian empire.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, lyrical, romantic, sentimental ...
Plot: russian empire, royal family, imperial russia, palace intrigue, empress, coup d'etat, royal court, russian history, royalty, political conspiracy, conspiracy, nobleman ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s, georgian era
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
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Sleepy Hollow (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. But the locals believe the culprit to be none other than the ghost of the legendary Headless Horseman.
Style: gothic, dark, scary, dark fantasy, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, witch, murder, investigation, small town, legends and myths, goth, uncover truth, mysterious character, horseman, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 19th century, 1790s, victorian era ...
Place: new york, new york state
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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, stylized, captivating, serious
Plot: female musician, blindness, pianist, therapy, piano, doctor patient relationship, doctor, women, music, blind character, hunting, musical performance ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, georgian era
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: scary, intense, suspenseful, atmospheric, gothic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, dark humor, aging, eternal life, good versus evil, vampire hunter, heroes, against the odds, village, macabre, sword fight ...
Time: 70s, 18th century, 20th century, 1770s, georgian era
Place: england
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The Blood Spattered Bride (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 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: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, gothic ...
Plot: vampire, female vampire, exploitation, femme fatale, love triangle, dangerous attraction, couple relations, sexual relations, love affair, mysterious character, gender, psychopath ...
Time: 70s, 18th century, 1770s
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: psychotronic, surreal, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, disco, satire, summer, time warp, time loop, time machine, fish out of water, on the run, misfit, partners, changing the past or future ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976, future, 1770s ...
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Rudolph's Shiny New Year (1976)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rudolph must find Happy, the baby new year, before the midnight of New Year's Eve.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: christmas, holiday, time travel, stop motion, new year's eve, new year, runaway, time, winter, heroic mission, friends, babies and infants ...
Time: 70s, prehistory, 20th century, 1770s, 18th century ...
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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, sexy, sweet, clever ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids
Plot: cinderella, princess, cinderella story, fairy, magic, love, childhood, adaptation, blindness, dancing, british, brothers ...
Time: 18th century, 70s, 20th century, 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: realistic, serious, stylized
Plot: writers, playwright, couples, human nature, unfulfillment, lifestyle, couple relations, ambition, writer's life, love and romance, dishonesty, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s
Place: france, europe, london, versailles, paris france
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Yankee Doodle Cricket (1975)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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: bird, war for independence, human, firefly, eagle, reindeer, cow, donkey, cat, squirrel, turtle, pig ...
Time: 1770s
Place: connecticut, boston
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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, realistic, serious
Plot: messiah, investigation, warning, religious leader, cult, worship, uncover truth, polish history, cult leader, royal court, flashback, jewish ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: vienna
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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, touching, sentimental, realistic, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: horse, colonial america, horse riding, friendship, rescue, best friends, hopes, young heroes, animal life, parents and children, family life, youth ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1770s
Place: virginia, usa, britain
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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: serious, realistic, dramatic, epic, cult film
Plot: politics, battles, soldier, war for independence, revolution, life is a bitch, war, rivalry, rebellion, human spirit, political unrest, parents and children ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: usa, new york
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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: epic, dramatic, rough, uplifting, sincere ...
Audience: manly, girls' night, kids, boys' night
Plot: war, american revolution, battles, military, vengeance, freedom, revolution, human spirit, rebellion, heroic mission, wartime, soldier ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1770s, 1780s
Place: south carolina, southern usa, scotland, england, virginia ...
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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, clever, scenic, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, chick flick, boys' night ...
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, archaeology, archaeologist, treasure hunter, secret place, riddles and clues, ancient, adventurer, map, artifact, journey ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 20th century, 2000s, 1830s ...
Place: usa, philadelphia, washington d.c., egypt, new york ...
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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: melancholic, factual, colourful, realistic, visually appealing ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: historical character, french revolution, queen, princess, royal court, french history, royal family, french, fashion, aristocracy, coming of age, women ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era, georgian era, 1780s ...
Place: france, versailles, europe, tokyo, 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: native american, nature, british, kidnapping, father son relationship, soldier, family relations, mother son relationship, american revolution
Time: 1770s
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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 ...
Style: art house
Plot: french revolution, tomboy, ancient, napoleonic wars, colonialism, superhero, woman, poverty, sword fight, lie, mistress, woman dressed as man ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: versailles, france
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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, enigmatic, disturbing, surreal, dark fairy tale ...
Plot: fictional war, castle, vampire, escapades, prediction, serial killer, sheriff, alien, priest, death of lover, androids, spacecraft ...
Time: 1770s, 2000s, 1880s, future
Place: finland, transylvania
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The Duchess (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
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: romantic, sexy, emotional, dramatic, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, duchess, love affair, aristocracy, love story, infidelity, duke, adultery, marriage, royalty, high society, marital rape ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 19th century, victorian era, middle ages ...
Place: england, london, europe
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Barry Lyndon (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, 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, stylized, cynical, breathtaking, realistic ...
Plot: rise and fall, aristocracy, nobility, card playing, jealousy, battles, social climbing, glory, escapades, wedding, corporal punishment, gambler ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 19th century, victorian era, 1780s ...
Place: ireland, prussia, england, europe, 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: factual, realistic, atmospheric, serious, epic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: politics, intrigue, conspiracy, royal family, revenge, justice, police investigation, countess, couples, state affairs, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1780s, 1770s
Place: france, paris france, england, versailles, europe
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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, sexy, lyrical, witty, tricky ...
Plot: dancing, slavery, politics, war for independence, american history, congress, colonial america, writers, usa president, catastrophe, chase, revenge ...
Time: 18th century, 1930s, georgian era, 1770s
Place: massachusetts, new jersey, england, texas, pennsylvania ...
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The Lovers (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Belgium, India, Australia, China, USA
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, serious, captivating, touching, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sunken ship, time travel, battles, fall in love, impossible love, treasure hunt, rivalry, escapades, vengeance, dishonesty, rescue, reincarnation ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, future, 1770s, 2020s ...
Place: india, asia, australia, boston
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Daniel Boone (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: kids, boys' night
Plot: american revolution, colonialism, usa history, tribe, tough heroes, family relations, heroes, escapades, society, adventurer, family life, americana ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1770s
Place: kentucky, usa
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Liberty's Kids (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: educational, captivating, semi serious, realistic, clever
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: american revolution, journalism, slavery, french, independence movement, educational program, idealism, leadership, usa history, revolution, patriotism, society ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: philadelphia
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