Village movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant village movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, touching, melancholic and humorous films and TV shows about / with village, village life, countryside, society, social relations, death, family relations, murder, culture clash and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
village movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as village: Emmerdale (1972), Home Fires (2015), Heartbeat (1992), Storm of the Century (1999), Cider with Rosie (2015), Black Death (2010), Antonia's Line (1995), Midsomer Murders (1997), M.K.B.K.M. (2013), Place of Execution (2008).

List of village movies

Emmerdale (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The lives of several families in the Yorkshire Dales revolve around a farm and the nearby village. With murders, affairs, lies, deceit, laughter and tears, it's all there in the village.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, melancholic, controversial
Plot: village, farm, family relations, family problems, social relations, countryside, family, pub, dialogue, parents and children, honest, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 70s, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, northern england
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Home Fires (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a group of inspirational women in a rural Cheshire community with the shadow of World War II casting a dark cloud over their lives. As the conflict takes hold and separates the women from their husbands, fathers, sons and brothers, the ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, psychological, touching
Plot: village, world war two, strong female presence, wartime life, social relations, society, life is a bitch, friends, female protagonist, village life, family relations, british ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 30s, 40s, 1930s
Place: england, europe
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Heartbeat (1992)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Set during the 1960s in the fictional North Yorkshire village of Aidensfield, this enduringly popular series interweaves crime and medical storylines.
Style: sincere, sentimental, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: village, countryside, police, fighting crime, police investigation, society, crime, honest law enforcer, crimes, law enforcement, workplace, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
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Storm of the Century (1999)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 257 min.
TV show
Story: A very powerful blizzard hits the fictional small town of Little Tall Island off the coast of Maine. All access off the island is blocked, and no one is able to leave the island until the storm is over. While trying to deal with the storm, tragedy ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Plot: village, storm, island, suicide, stranger, murder, blizzard, supernatural, secret, demon, jail, mysterious character ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa
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Cider with Rosie (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A semi-autobiographical coming-of-age story set in the Cotswolds during and immediately after the First World War.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, sentimental ...
Plot: village, coming of age, world war one, friendship, youth, society, village life, teenager, childhood, military police, classroom, bicycle ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: england, europe
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Black Death (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Horror, Mystery
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: As the plague decimates medieval Europe, rumours circulate of a village immune from the plague. There is talk of a necromancer who leads the village and is able to raise the dead. A fearsome knight joined by a cohort of soldiers and a young monk are ...
Style: gothic, bleak, suspenseful, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: medieval, plague, monk, knight, inquisition, danger, village, clergy, obsessive quest, dealing with death, heroic mission, adventure ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: england, europe, london
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Antonia's Line (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, UK, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After World War II, Antonia and her daughter, Danielle, go back to their Dutch hometown, where Antonia's late mother has bestowed a small farm upon her. There, Antonia settles down and joins a tightly-knit but unusual community. Those around ...
Style: touching, sentimental, intellectual, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: village, village life, generation gap, philosophy, feminism, widow, friendship, human nature, introspection, single parent, world war two, family life ...
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Midsomer Murders (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: The peacefulness of the Midsomer community is shattered by violent crimes, suspects are placed under suspicion, and it is up to a veteran DCI and his young sergeant to calmly and diligently eliminate the innocent and ruthlessly pursue the guilty.
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, murder investigation, multiple suspects, who done it, whodunit, murder, law enforcement, village, police chief, crime, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Musical, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 224 min.
Story: Lagaan tells the tale of the Indian village Champaner, beset by drought and British colonialism in the year 1893. Without a drop of rain in months, the worried villagers of Champaner decide to ask the local authorities for a temporary repeal of ...
Style: semi serious, uplifting, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: patriotism, village, jealousy, teamwork, self esteem, friendship, love triangle, muslim, poverty, sport, ambition, underdog ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s
Place: europe, india, asia, england
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M.K.B.K.M. (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Harry is an industrialist who loves his daughter Bijlee, and the bond they share with Harry's man friday, Matru. Bijlee's plan to wed the son of a politician, however, brings twists and turns in the lives of Matru, Bijlee and Mandola.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: village, romance, on the road, parents and children, supportive parent, couples, social relations, family relations, bollywood, couple relations, politician, landowner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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Place of Execution (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
TV show
Story: A young girl mysteriously vanishes from her English village home. Forty-five years later, a journalist's attempts to make a documentary on the case threaten to shatter the lives of all involved.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: investigation, village, execution, amateur detective, journalism, crimes, private detective, injustice, switching roles, child molestation, little girl, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1963, year 1964
Place: england, london
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Amigo (2010)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Rafael, a village mayor caught in the murderous crossfire of the Philippine-American War. When U.S. troops occupy his village, Rafael comes under pressure from a tough-as-nails officer to help the Americans in their hunt for Filipino guerilla ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, emotional, contemplative
Plot: soldier, village, moral dilemma, rebel, american, friendship, culture clash, rebelliousness, military, society, social relations, jungle ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 90s, year 1900
Place: the philippines, asia, iraq
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Bitter/Sweet (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Thailand, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: American businessman Brian Chandler has a perfect life with a great job and beautiful fiancée. When his boss, renegade coffee mogul Calvert Jenkins sends him to Thailand to inspect a crop for purchase, Brian meets Ticha, a beautiful Bangkok ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: countryside, village, love, business trip, cultural difference, coffee shop, self discovery, fall in love, disorder, lifestyle, fish out of water, coffee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
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The Grocer's Son (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Antoine Sforza, a thirty-year-old young man, left his village ten years before in order to start a new life in the big city, but now that his father, a traveling grocer, is in hospital after a stroke, he more or less reluctantly accepts to come back ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, sentimental, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: village, family relations, grocer, heart attack, hospital, self discovery, homecoming, culture clash, parents and children, lifestyle, romance, conflict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, lyon, alps
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Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Hetty Wainthropp Investigates is a genteel British crime/comedy drama television programme that aired from 1996 to 1998 on BBC One. Patricia Routledge starred as the titular character, Derek Benfield as her patient husband Robert, Dominic Monaghan ...
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: village, amateur detective, female detective, private detective, investigation, police investigation, crime, law enforcement, society, partners against crime, crimes, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
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The Christmas Candle (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Deep in the heart of the English countryside lies the enchanting village of Gladbury. Legend has it every 25 years an angel visits the village candlemaker and touches a single candle. Whoever lights this candle receives a miracle on Christmas Eve. ...
Style: uplifting, serious, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: miraculous event, village, angel, christmas, society, hopes, clergy, social relations, religions or cults, faith, candle, village life ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: england
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The Shrine (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of young journalists investigate a cult said to practice human sacrifice, but their ambitious ways may lead them to becoming the cult's next victims.
Style: rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: village, supernatural, journalist, trapped, survival, investigation, deadly, danger, escapades, society, social relations, cult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: poland, europe
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Times and Winds (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In a small, poor village leaning over high rocky mountains, the villagers are simple and diligent people who struggle to cope with a harsh nature. They earn their living off the earth and a few animals they feed. Fathers always prefer one of their ...
Style: touching, psychological, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: village, mountain, friendship, coming of age, dream, solar eclipse, islam, teenage life, generation gap, society, youth, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
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The Vicar of Dibley (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
Story: Reverend Granger is assigned as the Vicar of the rural parish of Dibley, but she is not quite what the villagers expected.
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous
Plot: english countryside, village, church, holiday, conservative, small town, friendship, small community, priest, cottage, son, father ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: england, europe, britain
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Turtles Can Fly (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran, France, Iraq
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Turtles can fly tells the story of a group of young children near the Turkey-Iran border. They clean up mines and wait for the Saddam regime to fall.
Style: sincere, bleak, rough, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: childhood, village, suicide, rape, orphan, blind character, refugee, suicide attempt, camp, survival, fall in love, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century
Place: kurdistan, iraq, middle east, iran, turkey ...
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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: realistic, melancholic, sexy, intense, serious ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, family relations, village, bourgeoisie, tragic hero, life is a bitch, village life, family life, destructive relationship, love affair, dull life ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 18th century, 70s
Place: normandy, france, europe, switzerland, london
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To Return (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Raimunda (Penélope Cruz) works and lives Madrid with her husband Paco and daughter Paula. Her sister Sole (Lola Dueñas) lives nearby and they both miss their mother Irene (Carmen Maura), who died several years ago in a house fire along with their ...
Style: twists and turns, emotional, humorous, psychological, touching ...
Plot: loneliness, death, secret, village, family relations, ghost, haunted by the past, parents and children, life is a bitch, women, uncover truth, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, europe, venezuela, houston texas ...
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Agatha Christie's Marple (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
TV show
Story: The show follows the adventures of Miss Jane Marple, an elderly spinster living in the quiet little village of St Mary Mead. During her many visits to friends and relatives in other villages, Miss Marple often stumbles upon mysterious murders which ...
Style: twists and turns, clever, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: riddles and clues, who done it, amateur detective, murder mystery, murder investigation, female detective, uncover truth, whodunit, murder, village, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: england, europe
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Ryan's Daughter (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 195 min.
Story: World War I seems far away from Ireland's Dingle peninsula when Rosy Ryan Shaughnessy goes horseback riding on the beach with the young English officer. There was a magnetic attraction between them the day he was the only customer in her ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: village, political unrest, soldier, love triangle, romance, forbidden love, fall in love, couples, infidelity, treason, officer, world war one ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 70s
Place: ireland, england, europe, california
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Rock Dog (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: China, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician, setting into motion a series of completely unexpected events.
Style: captivating, exciting, feel good, light, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: dog, singing, rock, musician, village, cat, father son relationship, inspiration, fame, adventure, music, crime boss ...
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The Last Movie (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A film shoot in Peru goes badly wrong when an actor is killed in a stunt, and the unit wrangler, Kansas, decides to give up film-making and stay on in the village, shacking up with local prostitute Maria. But his dreams of an unspoiled existence are ...
Style: rough, offbeat, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: village, mountain, filmmaking, prostitute, artists and showbiz, society, clergy, going straight, showbiz, culture clash, innocence lost, village life ...
Time: 70s
Place: peru, kansas, latin america, usa, south america ...
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Inquisition (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Period piece set during the Inquisition about a witch-finder general who falls in love with the village beauty, who has made a pact with the devil to seduce and condemn the man who is killing off Satan's servants.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized, serious, sexy ...
Plot: village, medieval, spanish inquisition, revenge, death, devil worship, torture, devil, satanism, nudity (full frontal - brief), curses spells and rituals, obsession ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s, middle ages
Place: france
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The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When an English cartographer arrives in Wales to tell the residents of the Welsh village of Ffynnon Garw that their "mountain" is only a hill, the offended community sets out to remedy the situation. The film is based on a story heard by ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: world war one, village, fish out of water, friendship, fall in love, romance, culture clash, comedy of errors, countryside, cons and scams, village life, friends ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: wales, england, europe, london, ireland ...
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War of the Buttons (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: For generations, two rival French villages, Longueverne and Velrans, have been at war. But this is no ordinary conflict, for the on-going hostilities are between two armies of young schoolboys. When he is beaten by his father for having lost his ...
Style: suspense, humorous, sincere, biting, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: village, rivalry, gang, fight, school, anti war, village life, friendship, uninhibited rivalry, family, escapades, buddies ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france
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Zorba the Greek (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: An uptight English writer traveling to Crete on a matter of business finds his life changed forever when he meets the gregarious Alexis Zorba.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, exciting, sentimental ...
Plot: greek, friendship, village, dance, dancing, monastery, widow, culture clash, bittersweet, bohemian life, buddies, starting over ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: greece, crete, europe, macedonia, new orleans
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