Country estate movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant country estate movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, visually appealing, melancholic and clever films and TV shows about / with country estate, love and romance, estate, family relations, husband wife relationship, culture clash, dog, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief) and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as country estate: Gosford Park (2001), Monarch of the Glen (2000), The Little Stranger (2018), Candleshoe (1977), The Ruling Class (1972), Mansfield Park (1999), Downton Abbey (2010), Heavy Weather (1995), Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981), The Beautiful Troublemaker (1991).

List of country estate movies

Gosford Park (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.
Style: suspense, stylized, captivating, enigmatic, twists and turns ...
Plot: butler, estate, murder, country estate, who done it, master and servant, high society, society, social differences, servant, police investigation, hunting ...
Time: 30s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1932, pre world war two
Place: england, london
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Monarch of the Glen (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Archie MacDonald, a young restaurateur is called back to his childhood home of Glenbogle where he is told he is the new Laird of Glenbogle.
Style: witty, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, gloomy ...
Plot: country estate, friendship, love triangle, love and romance, fish out of water, social differences, rich and poor, working class, family life, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: scottish highlands, scotland, europe, england, london
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The Little Stranger (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In a dusty post-war summer in rural Warwickshire, a doctor is called to a patient at lonely Hundreds Hall. Home to the Ayres family for over two centuries, the Georgian house is now in decline. But are the Ayreses haunted by something more sinister ...
Style: enigmatic, bleak, melancholic, scary, psychotronic
Plot: country estate, ghost, doctor, supernatural power, mystery, haunted by the past, disfigurement, fire, suicide, falling from height, maid, country house ...
Time: year 1919, year 1947
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Candleshoe (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Candleshoe is a 1977 Walt Disney Productions live action movie based on the Michael Innes novel Christmas at Candleshoe and starring Jodie Foster, Helen Hayes in her last screen appearance, David Niven and Leo McKern.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: hidden treasure, country estate, adventure, treasure hunt, butler, family, friendship, parents and children, orphan, mischievous children, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, los angeles, london
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The Ruling Class (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 154 min.
Story: When the Earl of Gurney dies in a cross-dressing accident, his schizophrenic son, Jack, inherits the Gurney estate. Jack is not the average nobleman; he sings and dances across the estate and thinks he is Jesus reincarnated. Believing that Jack is ...
Style: dark humor, cult film, witty, humorous, surreal ...
Plot: satire, delusion, schizophrenia, country estate, mental illness, deadly, crimes, misfit, split personality, couples, disorder, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, victorian era
Place: england, britain, europe, london
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Mansfield Park (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: This fun and sexy comedy tells a timelessly entertaining story where wealthy, secret passions and mischievous women put love to the test.. When a spirited young woman, Fanny Price, is sent away to live on the great country estate of her rich ...
Style: witty, biting, suspense, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: estate, slavery, country estate, love triangle, jane austen, fall in love, couple relations, society, rich and poor, social differences, strong female presence, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
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Downton Abbey (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
Story: A chronicle of the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the post-Edwardian era—with great events in history having an effect on their lives and on the British social hierarchy.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized, tragicomedy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: aristocracy, estate, countryside, master and servant, manners, love and romance, butler, social differences, family life, high society, family relations, traditional versus modern ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1920s, 20s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
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Heavy Weather (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At Blandings Castle, the Earl of Emsworth only cares about his prize pig 'The Empress' and is wilfully ignorant of the fact that his brother is planning to publish a book which might ruin the family name forever. Moreover, the Earl's ...
Plot: country estate, marriage, pig, publisher, sibling relationship, memoir, private detective, book, aristocracy, chorus girl, high society, tattoo ...
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Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Israel
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. With her husband's consent, she seeks out other means of ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, controversial, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: infidelity, sexual relations, master and servant, love triangle, obsession, social differences, world war one, adultery, betrayal, war injury, class differences, extramarital affair ...
Time: 1910s, 80s
Place: england, europe, france, britain
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The Beautiful Troublemaker (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 238 min.
Story: The former famous painter Frenhofer lives quietly with his wife on his countryside residence in the French Provence. When the young artist Nicolas visits him with his girlfriend Marianne, Frenhofer decides to start again the work on a painting he ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: eroticism, painting, model, man-woman relation, painter, human nature, love affair, romance, lifestyle, couple relations, infidelity, couples ...
Place: usa, los angeles, southern france, south of france, france
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Little Lips (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A writer returns home to his estate after service in World War I. He has developed a very bad case of depression due to a war wound concerning his genitalia. He contemplates suicide, but recovers after becoming interested in his caretaker's 12 ...
Style: disturbing, atmospheric, erotic, serious, melancholic
Audience: teen drama
Plot: lolita, underage girl, puberty, sex with a minor, girl man relationship, older man young girl relationship, forbidden love, war veteran, depression, desire, seduction, sexual attraction ...
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The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two young gentlemen living in 1890s England use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") on the sly, which is fine until they both fall in love with women using that name, which leads to a comedy of mistaken identities...
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: false identity, mistaken identity, romance, friendship, social differences, comedy of errors, couples, disorder, diary, love story, happy ending, twists & turns ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1890s, victorian era ...
Place: england, europe, london
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Murder She Said (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Miss Marple believes she’s seen a murder in a passing by train yet when the police find no evidence she decides to investigate it on her own. Her inquisitions lead her to a mountain top. The first of four films starring Margaret Rutherford as Miss ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, clever, cult film
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, murder, investigation, police investigation, strangulation, dishonesty, crimes, crime, uncover truth, train, woman in danger ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: london, england
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The Leopard (1963)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 186 min.
Story: As Garibaldi's troops begin the unification of Italy in the 1860s, an aristocratic Sicilian family grudgingly adapts to the sweeping social changes undermining their way of life. Proud but pragmatic Prince Don Fabrizio Salina allows his war ...
Style: epic, gloomy, stylized, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: ambition, revolution, prince, family relations, politics, opportunist, civil war, officer, nobility, aging, state affairs, introspection ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: italy, sicily, europe, naples italy, palermo italy ...
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The Living Daylights (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: James Bond helps a Russian General escape into the west. He soon finds out that the KGB wants to kill him for helping the General. A little while later the General is kidnapped from the Secret Service leading 007 to be suspicious.
Style: exciting, witty, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, secret service, chase, spy, museum, gadget, sniper, faked death, laser, boat, secret agents ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: morocco, vienna, england, czechoslovakia, afghanistan ...
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Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Star studded comedy about a early 20th century air race from Britain to France.
Style: humorous, captivating, semi serious, feel good, 70mm film ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: stereotypes, rescue, la marseillaise, prize, eiffel tower paris, italian stereotype, stereotype, air disaster, adventure, romance, contests and competitions, journalism ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s, prehistoric, edwardian era ...
Place: london, england, france, paris france, europe ...
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Christmas Belle (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: With her California hometown in the rearview mirror, Belle heads north on business to catalog the sale of a large mansion. While the job is a dream, the client, Hunter Lowell, is not. But, as the two spend more time together, his icy demeanor begins ...
Style: sweet, feel good, light, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, christmas, family relations, love and romance, love triangle, family business, fall in love, love affair, love, couples, male female relationship, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, california
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Burnt Offerings (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A couple and their 12-year-old son move into a giant house for the summer. Things start acting strange almost immediately. It seems that every time some gets hurt on the grounds the beat-up house seems to repair itself.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, macabre, atmospheric ...
Plot: old house, attic, psychosis, supernatural, family in danger, mystery, losing-it hero, murder, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, haunted house, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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The Shooting Party (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 1913, shortly before the outbreak of WWI. A group of aristocrats gathers at the estate of Sir Randolph Nettleby for a weekend shoot. As the terminal decrepitude of a dying class is reflected in the social interactions and hypocrisy of its members, ...
Style: realistic, serious, biting, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: rivalry, society, love affair, rich and poor, social differences, animal life, world war one, love and romance, intrigue, contests and competitions, dishonesty, master and servant ...
Time: 1910s, edwardian era
Place: europe, england
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Pornography (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Two intellectuals, a writer and a director, begin to play a mysterious psychological game in a peaceful countryside manor house during the Nazi occupation.
Style: emotional, psychological, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: soldier, countryside, social differences, life is a bitch, losing-it hero, haunted by the past, wartime life, teenage life, obsession, war, holocaust, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
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The Legacy (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sam Elliott and Katharine Ross star as architects brought to a secluded estate by an eccentric millionaire. They and other guests become trapped, leading to a series of grisly deaths which point to a supernatural…
Style: mind bending, scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: estate, broken mirror, cat, danger, domestic disturbance, deadly, crimes, supernatural, supernatural ability, ghost, haunted house, countryside ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe
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Endless Night (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A shiftless dreamer, Michael Rogers (Hywel Bennett) fantasizes about a lifestyle above his means and marries a wealthy, young girl, Ellie Thomsen (Hayley Mills) who just came of age. They hire a famous architect to build their dream home amidst a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, woman in danger, estate, haunted house, mystery, danger, crimes, crime, deadly, domestic disturbance, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s
Place: milan italy, amsterdam, london
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Coming Home (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 199 min.
Story: Drama about the Dunar and Carey-Lewis families, before during and after WW2.
Style: contemplative, captivating, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: world war two, coming of age, pow, boarding school, estate, friends, couples, romance, love and romance, youth, society, family relations ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 40s
Place: europe, england, cornwall
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Flambards (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 780 min.
Story: In the early 1900s in England, young Christina is orphaned and goes to live with her Uncle Russell, who owns the country estate of Flambards, and has two sons. Mark, the elder, is a wastrel, a roue and, like his father, loves to hunt. The younger ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war one, couple relations, parents and children, countryside, siblings relations, fall in love, family life, social differences, family relations, uneducated, estate, society ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, europe
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Crimes of Passion: Roses, Kisses and Death (2013)
Genre: Crime
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The country estate of Rödbergshyttan is surrounded by heavily fragrant roses in every color. There lives the beautiful Gabriella, who Christer loves, and an invitation to their engagement party is the reason for Puck and Einar to travel there. But ...
Plot: dating, period piece, whodunit, last will and testament, murder, country estate, ouija board, ouija, police detective, clairvoyant, murder investigation, missing person
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: sweden
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1864 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, War
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 57 min.
Story: When Austria and Prussia declare war on Denmark, two brothers are called to serve in the bloodiest battle in Denmark's history.
Style: realistic, stylized, captivating, serious, epic
Plot: war, love triangle, battles, military life, danger, military, life is a bitch, soldier, political unrest, army, brother brother relationship, battle zone ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: denmark, austria, europe
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Endgame (2009)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The time is the late '80s, a crucial period in the history of South Africa. President P.W. Botha is hanging on to power by a thread as the African National Congress (ANC) takes up arms against apartheid and the country tumbles toward ...
Style: tense, captivating, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bomb, politics, hopes, rebellion, danger, political unrest, wartime life, revolution, siege, unlikely partners, fighting the system, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: south africa, england, africa, europe, cape town south africa
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Bedazzled (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Stanley is infatuated with Margaret, the statuesque waitress who works with him. He meets George Spiggott AKA the devil and sells his soul for 7 wishes, which Stanley uses to try and make Margaret his own first as an intellectual, then as a rock ...
Style: dark humor, witty, humorous, semi serious, biting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wish come true, deal with the devil, satire, fall in love, devil, seven deadly sins, love and romance, hopes, fish out of water, silly humor, transformation, religion ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: london, europe, england
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The Water Horse (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, UK, Australia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A lonely boy discovers a mysterious egg that hatches a sea creature of Scottish legend.
Style: emotional, entertaining, twists and turns, scenic, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: sea monster, adventure, world war two, young heroes, friendship, underwater, child protagonist, egg, rescue from drowning, boat, boat accident, kids and family ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands
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The Page Turner (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mélanie Prouvost, a ten-year-old butcher's daughter, is a gifted pianist. That is why she and her parents decide that she sit for the Conservatory entrance exam. Although Mélanie is very likely to be admitted, she unfortunately gets ...
Style: serious, psychological, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: nanny, older woman younger woman relationship, family relations, audition, lesbian love, revenge, vengeance, friendship, parents and children, music, artists and showbiz, musician's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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