Church of england movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant church of england movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, thought provoking, visually appealing and clever films and TV shows about / with church of england, society, betrayal, church, culture clash, british, dialogue, mentor, catastrophe and religion plots mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres shot in UK, USA, China and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as church of england: Rev. (2010), Elizabeth (1998), Joan of Arc (2019), Tell the World (2016), The Vicar of Dibley (1994), Grantchester (2014), Emma. (2020), The Tudors (2007), The First Churchills (1969), The Barchester Chronicles (1982).

List of church of england movies

Rev. (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rev. is a British television sitcom produced by Big Talk Productions. The show premiered on BBC Two on 28 June 2010. The show's working titles were The City Vicar and Handle With Prayer. The series revolves around a Church of England priest, ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Plot: church, clergy, priest, society, belief, social relations, religions or cults, moral dilemma, urban setting, religion, prejudice, conflict ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
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Elizabeth (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of the ascension to the throne and the early reign of Queen Elizabeth the First, the endless attempts by her council to marry her off, the Catholic hatred of her and her romance with Lord Robert Dudley.
Style: factual, realistic, stylized, political, epic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: queen, british history, queen elizabeth i, tudors, historical character, politics, head of state, british royal family, royal court, royal family, throne, political intrigue ...
Time: 16th century, 19th century, victorian era, middle ages, 18th century
Place: england, london, scotland, spain, europe ...
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Joan of Arc (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Dumont's sequel to Jeannette picks up where the previous film left off, with Jeanne's military victories, her capture, trial, and ultimate execution.
Style: psychological, disturbing, thought provoking, captivating, fairy tale
Plot: female warrior, female protagonist, burned alive, court, death sentence, medieval, religions or cults, religious hypocrisy, religious fanatic, historical figure, religious persecution, religious faith ...
Time: 15th century
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Tell the World (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: In 19th Century New England, the lives of a diverse group of people collide through interweaving stories of despair, identity, faith, hope and trust.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: faith, religious faith, religions or cults, society, religion, religious intolerance, religious cult, church, church of england, bible prophecy, religious fanatic, religious fanaticism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new england, england
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The Vicar of Dibley (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 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, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: english countryside, church, christmas, friendship, religion, small community, small town, religious, priest, weirdo, countryside, faith ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century
Place: england, europe, britain
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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, slasher, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, murder mystery, murder, priest, partners against crime, village, police detective, partners, whodunit, clergy, haunted by the past, amateur detective ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
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Emma. (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, China
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In 1800s England, a well-meaning but selfish young woman meddles in the love lives of her friends.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids, teens
Plot: estate, male female relationship, love and romance, female protagonist, prejudice, looking for love, english countryside, opposites attract, wedding, friendship, love, unrequited love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, future, regency period, georgian era
Place: england, yorkshire
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The Tudors (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Tudors is a history-based drama series following the young, vibrant King Henry VIII, a competitive and lustful monarch who navigates the intrigues of the English court and the human heart with equal vigor and justifiable suspicion.
Style: stylized, captivating, serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: intrigue, tudors, historical character, power struggle, royalty, love triangle, king, royal family, heir, queen, british royal family, couple relations ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe
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The First Churchills (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Winston Churchill's biography of his ancestors.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, epic, stylized
Plot: politics, love, british monarchy, historical event, british politics, historical figure, family relations, leadership, rise to the top, state affairs, ambition, soldier ...
Time: georgian era, 18th century, 17th century
Place: england
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The Barchester Chronicles (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 385 min.
TV show
Story: When a crusade against the Church of England's practice of self-enrichment misfires, scandal taints the cosy community of Barchester when their local church becomes the object of a scathing, investigative report.
Plot: church of england, cathedral, henpecked husband, bishop, fat man, cello
Time: 19th century
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The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 540 min.
TV show
Story: On his deathbed, King Henry VIII recalls how he wooed and wed his six wives - and disposed of five of them - in a bid to secure the succession to the throne with a male heir. Despite his many marriages and the crowded court, Henry remains ...
Style: fairy tale, realistic, serious, stylized, atmospheric
Plot: tudors, royalty, royal family, intrigue, king, ancient, treason, dishonesty, couple relations, head of state, crumbling marriage, state affairs ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe, london
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Tom Jones (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Tom loves Sophie and Sophie loves Tom. But Tom and Sophie are of differering classes. Can they find a way through the mayhem to be true to love?
Style: witty, sexy, stylized, erotic, reflective ...
Plot: rags to riches, womanizer, arranged marriage, illegitimate son, class conflict, farce, food, tutor, squire, true love, hunting, fashion ...
Time: 18th century, 60s, 1930s
Place: england, london, new york, europe
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Shakespeare in Love (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Young Shakespeare is forced to stage his latest comedy, "Romeo and Ethel, the Pirate's Daughter," before it's even written. When a lovely noblewoman auditions for a role, they fall into forbidden love -- and his play finds a new ...
Style: romantic, inspirational, sweet, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: forbidden love, cross dressing, shakespeare, love, writer's life, love and romance, theater, love story, playwright, couples, disguise, fall in love ...
Time: 16th century, 50s, 19th century, 1930s
Place: england, london, europe
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The Painted Veil (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A British medical doctor fights a cholera outbreak in a small Chinese village, while also being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife.
Style: touching, emotional, scenic, captivating, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, loveless marriage, marriage, love and romance, cheating wife, couple relations, love story, extramarital affair, adultery, couples, cholera, love ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 50s, 19th century
Place: china, shanghai, london, england, africa ...
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O Lucky Man! (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: This sprawling, surrealist musical serves as an allegory for the pitfalls of capitalism, as it follows the adventures of a young coffee salesman in Europe.
Style: road movie, sexy, controversial, psychedelic, allegory ...
Plot: surrealism, breast feeding, social satire, satire, traveling salesman, coffee, psychology, police corruption, hotel, mad scientist, female nudity, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, tokyo, scotland, europe, london ...
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Wolf Hall (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: England in the 1520s is a heartbeat from disaster. If the King dies without a male heir, the country could be destroyed by civil war. Henry VIII wants to annul his marriage of twenty years and marry Anne Boleyn. The Pope and most of Europe oppose ...
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, factual, educational ...
Plot: royal family, tudors, rise to the top, political intrigue, manipulation, ambition, state affairs, betrayal, politics, society, blind ambition, dishonesty ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe, london
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A Man for All Seasons (1966)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Man for All Seasons is the filmed version of the life of Thomas More. An English man comes to Sir Thomas More to ask if he can divorce his wife since King Henry VIII has made it illegal. Sir Thomas More stands up in opposition to the King even ...
Style: political, thought provoking, inspirational, spiritual, talky ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: politics, lawyer, catholic, idealism, justice, betrayal, court, legal, intrigue, royal family, christian, royalty ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, new york, vatican, rome italy, europe
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Henry VIII (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 193 min.
Story: Henry VIII is a two-part British television movie produced principally by Granada Television for ITV. It chronicles the life of Henry VIII of England from the disintegration of his first marriage to an aging Spanish princess until his death ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, fairy tale, weird
Plot: tudors, king of england, royal family, ambition, intrigue, head of state, dishonesty, infidelity, historical event, renaissance, state affairs, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, england
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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: surreal, humorous, satirical, disturbing, talky ...
Plot: mental illness, dark humor, insanity, dysfunctional family, farce, religion, country estate, misfit, split personality, mistaken identity, disorder, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, victorian era
Place: britain, europe, england, london
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The Four Feathers (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The story, set in 1875, follows a British officer (Heath Ledger) who resigns his post when he learns of his regiment's plan to ship out to the Sudan for the conflict with the Mahdi. His friends and fiancée send him four white feathers which ...
Style: epic, serious, touching, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: military, war, imperialism, redemption, slavery, desert, soldier, colonialism, cavalry, fight, friendship, torture ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s, 1890s
Place: sudan, england, africa, middle east, egypt ...
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Driving Lessons (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A shy teenage boy trying to escape the influence of his domineering mother, has his world changed when he begins to work for a retired actress.
Style: touching, sentimental, witty, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, eccentricity, obsession, family problems, friendship, parenthood, honest, redemption, parents and children, intergenerational friendship, family relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, united kingdom, edinburgh scotland, scotland, london
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Cromwell (1970)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Disgusted with the policies of King Charles I, Oliver Cromwell plans to take his family to the New World. But on the eve of their departure, Cromwell is drawn into the tangled web of religion and politics that will result in the English Civil War.
Style: epic, realistic, factual, talky, serious ...
Plot: revolution, battles, royal family, political unrest, british history, society, tyranny, military, leadership, intrigue, against the odds, rebellion ...
Time: 17th century, 80s, 18th century, middle ages
Place: england, ireland, scotland, europe, london ...
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Clarissa (1991)
Genre: History
Country: UK
Duration: 156 min.
TV show
Story: Clarissa is a 1991 British period drama television miniseries starring Sean Bean, Saskia Wickham and Lynsey Baxter. It aired on the BBC in three hour-long episodes between 27 November and 11 December 1991. It was based on the 1749 novel Clarissa by ...
Plot: letter, deception, dream, brother sister relationship, sword, church, sword fight, duel, brothel, ruse, obedience, church of england ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: england
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Chariots of Fire (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The true story of British athletes preparing for and competing in the 1924 Summer Olympics.
Style: inspirational, christian film, thought provoking, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: christian, sport, prejudice, faith, religion, jewish, running, missionary, friendship, underdog, runner, catholic ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 1910s, 20th century, year 1978 ...
Place: scotland, england, canada, vatican, paris france ...
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Charles II: The Power and The Passion (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 235 min.
TV show
Story: The chronicle of Charles II's time on the throne, his 10 year exile from Oliver Cromwell's England, and his triumphant return.
Style: serious, realistic, epic, political, baroque ...
Plot: king, royal family, mistress, politics, ambition, rise and fall, social differences, revolution, betrayal, love and romance, rise to the top, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe, netherlands, antwerp, london ...
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Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn.
Style: talky, sexy, colourful, heartbreaking, dramatic ...
Plot: british history, tudors, royal family, british monarchy, royalty, adultery, british royal family, renaissance, intrigue, betrayal, politics, king ...
Time: 16th century, 60s, 18th century, 1930s, middle ages
Place: england, london, scotland, europe, britain
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God's Outlaw (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dramatized biography of William Tyndale, the 16th Century reformer determined to translate the Bible into English, which illegal act set him at odds with the Catholic Church, Sir Thomas More and King Henry VIII.
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: christian, tudors, christianity, liberation theology, intrigue, religion, translator, burned alive, reformation, religions or cults, church, rebellion ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, germany, netherlands
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The King's Speech (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The King's Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George ('Bertie') reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stutter and considered unfit ...
Style: inspirational, sincere, uplifting, dramatic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: british royal family, world war two, royal family, british history, stuttering, disability, unlikely friendships, politics, british monarchy, king of england, historical character, friendship ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, 50s, 20th century, 1940s ...
Place: england, britain, london, united kingdom, europe ...
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28 Days Later (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Twenty-eight days after a killer virus was accidentally unleashed from a British research facility, a small group of London survivors are caught in a desperate struggle to protect themselves from the infected. Carried by animals and humans, the ...
Style: scary, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, apocalypse, virus, survival, epidemic, fear, end of the world, rage, infected, zombie apocalypse, laboratory ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, manchester, britain ...
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