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 serious, touching, realistic, captivating, humorous and feel good films and TV shows about / with village, countryside, village life, catastrophe, culture clash, family relations, murder, society, social relations and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
village movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as village: Emmerdale (1972), Home Fires (2015), Grantchester (2014), Heartbeat (1992), Antonia's Line (1995), Storm of the Century (1999), Cider with Rosie (2015), Bitter/Sweet (2009), The Grocer's Son (2007), Midsomer Murders (1997).

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, serious, realistic, melancholic, controversial
Plot: village, family relations, social relations, family problems, family, farm, honest, parents and children, gay, friendship, lifestyle, lesbian teen ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 70s, contemporary, 20th century ...
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england, europe
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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: world war two, village, strong female presence, female protagonist, wartime life, life is a bitch, society, social relations, friends, family relations, village life, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s
Place: england, europe
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Grantchester (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Drama series set in 1953, against the backdrop of the real hamlet of Grantchester. The drama focuses upon the life of Sidney Chambers, a charismatic, charming clergyman who turns investigative vicar when one of his parishioners dies in suspicious ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, clever, slasher ...
Plot: murder mystery, investigation, murder, priest, police detective, village, partners against crime, partners, who done it, amateur detective, haunted by the past, village life ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
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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, sexy, touching, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: village, world war one, scientific expedition, small town, culture clash, romance, love, coal mining, irish, mentor, sacrifice, runaway ...
Time: 1910s, future, 20th century
Place: wales, england, scotland, ireland, london ...
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Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001)
Genre: 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: realistic, semi serious, uplifting, stylized, inspirational ...
Plot: village, sport, patriotism, sikh, caste system, british raj, cricket the game, self esteem, jealousy, friendship, teamwork, poverty ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s, 50s
Place: europe, india, asia, england
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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: captivating, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere
Plot: village, medical, countryside, police, farm, english countryside, cop as target, cop witness relations, social relations, honest law enforcer, motorcycle chase, fighting crime ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england, europe, united kingdom
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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, feminist film, intellectual, melancholic, sentimental ...
Plot: village, lesbian, strong female character, philosophy, friendship, feminism, village life, lesbian sex, mother daughter relationship, generation gap, widow, single parent ...
Time: post world war two
Place: holland
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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, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, demon, village, blizzard, murder, storm, suicide, island, snow, small town, winter, sacrifice ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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, captivating, serious, psychological, touching ...
Plot: village, coming of age, world war one, society, youth, friendship, village life, teenager, childhood, military police, anti war, girl ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: england, europe
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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, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: village, business trip, love, cultural difference, coffee shop, countryside, self discovery, fall in love, lifestyle, disorder, fish out of water, estranged father ...
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, captivating, serious ...
Plot: village, family relations, heart attack, hospital, homecoming, culture clash, self discovery, parents and children, conflict, lifestyle, romance, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, alps, provence, lyon
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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: murder, police detective, murder investigation, who done it, multiple suspects, whodunit, police investigation, village, law enforcement, human nature, crimes, detective inspector ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, future
Place: england, europe
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Tamara Drewe (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young newspaper writer returns to her hometown in the English countryside, where her childhood home is being prepped for sale.
Style: sexy, witty, romantic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: village, adultery, age difference, countryside, homecoming, love and romance, journalist, disorder, couples, unfulfilled love, love affair, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe
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Wakfu (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Follow Yogu and his friends Amalia, Evangelyne, Tristepin, Ruel and Az as they try to rescue the world of Wakfu from destruction.
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, touching, stylized ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, young heroes, dragon, imaginary kingdom, princess, heroes, magical power, knight, magic, kids and family, youth, teleportation ...
Time: 2010s
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Bacurau (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: Brazil, France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Bacurau, a small town in the Brazilian sertão, mourns the loss of its matriarch, Carmelita, who lived to be 94. Days later, its inhabitants notice that their community has vanished from most maps.
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating, stylized, serious ...
Plot: flying saucer, village, revenge, manhunt, funeral, resistance, sex scene, drone, murder, life is a bitch, transsexuality, survival ...
Time: contemporary, near future
Place: brazil, northeast brazil
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Spice and Wolf (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Lawrence, a traveling merchant searching for profit, finds a naked girl with the ears and tail of a wolf asleep in his cart. Her name is Holo – a harvest goddess with an untamed beast lurking inside who longs to return to her beloved northern ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, stylized, road movie ...
Plot: love interest, wolf, adventure, fall in love, merchant, on the road, deity, werewolf, countryside, longing, getting home, transformation ...
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Asterix: The Mansions of the Gods (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In order to wipe out the Gaulish village by any means necessary, Caesar plans to absorb the villagers into Roman culture by having an estate built next to the village to start a new Roman colony.
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: village, adventure, village life, escapades, disorder, partners, rivalry, heroes, roman empire, friendship, magic, emperor ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, england, europe, rome italy
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The Village (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a willful young man tries to venture beyond his sequestered Pennsylvania hamlet, his actions set off a chain of chilling incidents that will alter the community forever.
Style: surprise ending, atmospheric, twists and turns, suspense, scary ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forest, utopia, isolation, psychology, mysterious place, village life, village, supernatural, mystery, blind character, small town, creature ...
Time: 18th century, 2000s, 19th century, 1890s, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, new england
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Beauty and the Beast (1991)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Follow the adventures of Belle, a bright young woman who finds herself in the castle of a prince who's been turned into a mysterious beast. With the help of the castle's enchanted staff, Belle soon learns the most important lesson of all ...
Style: fairy tale, romantic, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick, girls' night, preschoolers ...
Plot: disney, love and romance, beast, opposites attract, princess, transformation, prince, fall in love, magic, power of love, castle, stockholm syndrome ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe
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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, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: christmas, village, miraculous event, angel, clergy, society, hopes, social relations, religions or cults, faith, christian, family ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s
Place: england
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The In-Laws (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 114 min.
TV show
Story: Parents go on vacation, and daughter is left to the care of grandparents. Father's parents from a city, mother's parents from a village - and this means a hot opposition.
Style: feel good, light, humorous, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, parents and children, matchmaking, family problems, village, children, parent grown child relationship, husband wife relationship, family life, in laws, grandmother ...
Place: ukraine, russia
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Black Death (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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, atmospheric, bleak, scary, brutal ...
Plot: medieval, plague, knight, monk, witch, obsessive quest, dealing with death, inquisition, pagan, adventure, sword and sorcery, sword and shield ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: england, london, europe
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Inbred (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Four young offenders and their workers spend a weekend in the remote Yorkshire village of Mortlake, which prides on keeping itself to itself. A minor incident with locals rapidly escalates into a blood-soaked, deliriously warped nightmare.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: inbreeding, torture, survival, psychopath, village, social misfits, dark humor, confined, fish out of water, isolation, wilderness, chainsaw ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, ...
Style: feel good, exciting, fairy tale, touching, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: dragon, friendship, adventure, unlikely friendships, viking, family, friends, young kid, creature, imaginary kingdom, teamwork, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, europe
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The Blood on Satan's Claw (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The accidental unearthing of Satan’s earthly remains causes the children of 17th-century English village to slowly convert into a coven of devil worshipers.
Style: slasher, satanic, gothic, psychotronic, macabre ...
Plot: beast, village, witchcraft, occult, rape, satanism, human sacrifice, murder, devil, attic, judge, villainess ...
Time: 18th century, victorian era, 17th century
Place: england, europe
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Chocolat (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A fable of emotional liberation and chocolate. A mother and daughter move to a small French town where they open a chocolate shop. The town, religious and morally strict, is against them as they represent free-thinking and indulgence. When a group ...
Style: romantic, feel good, sweet, sentimental, fairy tale ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: small town, chocolate, prejudice, women, cooking and food, culture clash, love story, life philosophy, lifestyle change, single mother, love and romance, food ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, central america
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Neither Heaven Nor Earth (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Afghanistan 2014 As the withdrawal of troops approaches, Captain Antarès Bonassieu and his squad have been assigned a surveillance mission in a remote valley of Wakhan, on the border of Pakistan. Despite Antarès and his men’s determination, ...
Style: suspense, exciting, touching, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: military, soldier, village, animal sacrifice, disappearance, french soldier, dog, sacrifice, mysterious disappearance, night, helicopter, night vision ...
Time: year 2014
Place: afghanistan
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Ryan's Daughter (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 200 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: emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: world war one, village, love triangle, political unrest, soldier, romance, forbidden love, fall in love, catholic, orgasm, village idiot, couples ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 70s
Place: ireland, california, europe, england
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The Field (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: "Bull" McCabe's family has farmed a field for generations, sacrificing much in the name of the land. When the widow who owns the field decides to sell it in a public auction, McCabe knows that he must own it. While no local dare bid ...
Style: realistic, talky, serious, bleak, sexy ...
Plot: farmer, village, fight, human spirit, life is a bitch, hopes, society, love, irish, tragedy, death, guilt ...
Time: 1930s, 80s, 70s
Place: ireland, boston, europe
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Vamps (2017)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story takes place in 18th century russia. empress elizabeth’s confessor, monk named Lavr, is exiled to a monastery in a haunted mountainous region, taking his secret ancient knowledge with him. Years later, the empress sends her godson Andrey ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: mysticism, vampire, good versus evil, happy ending, village, murder, priest, romance, beautiful scenery, human spirit, revenge, destiny ...
Time: 18th century
Place: russia
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