United kingdom movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant united kingdom movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending and suspense films and TV shows about / with united kingdom, murder, death, british, betrayal, crimes, danger, blood, brutality and violence plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
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united kingdom movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as united kingdom: The Fall (2013), Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014), From Hell (2001), The Foreigner (2017), Kill Your Friends (2015), Man Up (2015), Braveheart (1995), This Beautiful Fantastic (2016), Being Human (2008), Luther (2010).

List of united kingdom movies

 8.2
 63K
The Fall (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When the Police Service of Northern Ireland are unable to close a case after 28 days, Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson of the Metropolitan Police Service is called in to review the case. Under her new leadership, the local detectives must ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, police investigation, female detective, forensics, law enforcement, victim, crimes, policewoman, evidence, coworker, psychological thriller ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: ireland, europe, northern ireland
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Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, secret organization, espionage, spy, mentor, undercover, power relations, teaching the ways of the world, betrayal, secret service, spies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, middle east, tower bridge london, mcdonald's restaurant, argentina ...
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 6.8
 138K
From Hell (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Frederick Abberline is an opium-huffing inspector from Scotland Yard who falls for one of Jack the Ripper's prostitute targets in this Hughes brothers adaption of a graphic novel that posits the Ripper's true identity.
Style: gothic, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: who done it, serial killer, police detective, jack the ripper, woman in danger, surgery, princess, police investigation, crimes, murder, clairvoyant, cover up ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 20th century, 1880s
Place: england, europe, london, east end london, buckingham palace ...
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 7.0
 81K
The Foreigner (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search ...
Style: suspense, exciting, harsh, surprise ending
Plot: tough guy, terrorism, revenge, bomb, obsession, justice, one against many, death of daughter, irish republican army, mercilessness, investigation, dark past ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ireland, scotland yard, usa, america, big ben london ...
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Kill Your Friends (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the late 1990s, a drug-addled nihilist resorts to murder to climb the ladder of the London music industry.
Style: dark humor
Plot: killer, murder, music industry, music business, united kingdom, music, promise, elevator, telephone call, snow, anxiety, insanity ...
Time: 1990s, year 1981, year 1983, year 1996
Place: austin texas
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 6.8
 43K
Man Up (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A 34 year old single woman, Nancy, hung-over again, exhausted by the endless fruitless set ups by her friends, traveling across London to toast another 10 years of her parent's successful happy magical marriage runs in with a 40 year old ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: mistaken identity, party, blind date, bowling, wedding anniversary, romance, dishonesty, disorder, self discovery, looking for love, hopes, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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 8.4
 881K
Braveheart (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against ...
Style: rough, epic, exciting, factual, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: freedom, tragic hero, warrior, courage, war, heroes, battles, folk hero, vengeance, love story, leadership, torture ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: scotland, england, scottish highlands, europe, edinburgh scotland
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This Beautiful Fantastic (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman who dreams of being a children's author makes an unlikely friendship with a cantankerous, rich old widower.
Plot: orphan, garden, friendship, library, widower, funeral, young woman, adult child friendship, flower, fired from the job, united kingdom, landlord ...
Place: england
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 7.8
 23K
Being Human (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The central premise of Being Human is that various types of supernatural beings exist alongside human beings, with varying degrees of menace; that three of these supernatural beings are opting to live amongst human beings rather than apart from ...
Style: semi serious, scary, captivating, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural, ghost, roommate, friendship, transformation, teleportation, social misfits, misfit, house, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
Place: europe, wales
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 8.5
 103K
Luther (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A dark psychological crime drama starring Idris Elba as Luther, a man struggling with his own terrible demons, who might be as dangerous as the depraved murderers he hunts.
Style: serious, rough, atmospheric, tense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, murder, uncover truth, psychopath, multiple suspects, talented, crimes, law enforcement, unlikely relationship, cruelty, partners, forensics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
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 7.7
 6K
Father Brown (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Father Brown is based on G. K. Chesterton's detective stories about a Catholic priest who doubles as an amateur detective in order to try and solve mysteries.
Style: suspenseful, serious, intellectual, captivating, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, clergy, uncover truth, church, priest, who done it, riddles and clues, village life, murder, police investigation, danger ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: england
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Scott & Bailey (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: D.C. Rachel Bailey and D.C. Janet Scott have a robust and engaging friendship which enables them to draw upon each other’s strengths and investigate murders for the Manchester Metropolitan Police.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: police detective, policewoman, partners against crime, female detective, police, friends, female partner, law enforcement, best friends, police investigation, crime, relationship vs career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, manchester, europe
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 7.2
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Father Brown (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Father Brown was a Catholic priest who doubled as an amateur detective in order to solve mysteries.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: amateur detective, priest, criminal heroes, mystery, rivalry, danger, society, deadly, religions or cults, clergy, crime, crimes ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: england
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 8.2
 2K
Ideal (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ideal is a British dark comedy sit-com, originally broadcast on digital channel BBC Three, created by Graham Duff and produced by BBC Comedy North and Baby Cow Productions. It stars Johnny Vegas as small-time cannabis dealer Moz. It is set in ...
Style: offbeat, not serious, humorous, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: sitcom, stoners, drug dealer, flat, slacker, crimes, crime, petty criminal, buddies, drug dealing, marijuana, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, manchester, northern england
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Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.
Style: clever, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, riddles and clues, murder, uncover truth, crime, multiple suspects, crimes, murder mystery, danger, private investigator, suicide ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: england, london
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 8.0
 8K
Grantchester (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
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: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, clever
Plot: amateur detective, priest, village life, investigation, murder, village, partners against crime, partners, haunted by the past, police detective, who done it, murder investigation ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: england
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 6.1
 3K
Jubilee (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Queen Elizabeth I visits late twentieth-century Britain to find a depressing landscape where life has changed since her time.
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, bleak, biting ...
Plot: murder, punk, time travel, queen elizabeth i, society, music, life is a bitch, siblings relations, imaginary, future dystopia, terrorism, united kingdom ...
Time: future, 17th century
Place: england, europe, london
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Zombies Have Fallen (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young woman (Tansy Parkinson) who possesses the supernatural powers and visions of an upcoming apocalypse is aided by a retired bounty hunter who must protect her from those who wish to use her abilities for evil.
Style: suspense
Plot: supernatural, zombie apocalypse, female killer, zombie, united kingdom
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 6.8
 343K
Spectre (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.
Style: exciting, suspense, entertaining, sexy, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, british secret service, secret service, secret agent, 007, james bond, heroic mission, assassin, car chase, secret mission, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: north africa, big ben london, rome italy, austria, london ...
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 7.1
 10K
Ill Manors (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Ensemble film revolving around characters living in Forest Gate, London. Over the course of a few days, six inter-linking stories explore issues of drug use, prostitution and urban poverty.
Style: rough, tense, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: urban ghetto life, gang, hip hop, society, low lives, crime, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, crimes, petty criminal, gangsters, respect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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 7.4
 5K
Birdsong (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
Story: As an English soldier fights in the horrific trenches of northern France, he is haunted by the memories of his forbidden love affair with a French woman.
Style: stylized, serious, emotional, epic, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: soldier, love affair, war, lovers apart, military, couples, lovers, love and romance, romance, army, young lovers, trench warfare ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Interview with a Hitman (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An elite hitman returns to erase his past only to find that somebody has messed with his future.
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, betrayal, faked death, danger, assassination, who to trust, criminal heroes, crimes, deadly, mafia, united kingdom, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, romania, bucharest
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Touch of Pink (2004)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A gay Canadian living in London has his perfectly crafted life upset when his devoutly Muslim mother comes to visit.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, gay, culture clash, lifestyle, gender, society, family relations, disorder, parents and children, romance, immigrants ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kenya, london, europe, toronto ontario canada, canada ...
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William & Catherine: A Royal Romance (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The film is based on the story of William of Cambridge and Catherine Middleton. Shown in the same life of William of Cambridge, and Catherine Middleton met at the University of Saint Andrews, besides the romance that they maintained, the break of it ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Plot: royal family, couple relations, private vs public, love and romance, social differences, fall in love, couples, paparazzi, young love, royal court, british, young couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, britain
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William & Kate (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: William & Kate is the first of two unrelated American television films about the relationship between Prince William and Catherine "Kate" Middleton (now The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge), directed by Mark Rosman and written by ...
Style: touching, uplifting, serious, realistic
Plot: royal family, love and romance, state affairs, private vs public, couple relations, paparazzi, social differences, society, fall in love, couples, british, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, africa
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 7.1
 9K
Priest (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Father Greg Pilkington is torn between his call as a conservative Catholic priest and his secret life as a homosexual with a gay lover, frowned upon by the Church. Upon hearing the confession of a young girl of her incestuous father, Greg enters an ...
Style: touching, realistic, tense, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: conservative, sexual abuse, incest, gay, hypocrisy, confession, celibacy, sin, liberal, girl, church, abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, liverpool, iraq
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The Man Who Cried (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young refugee travels from Russia to America in search of her lost father and falls in love with a gypsy horseman.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, intense, emotional ...
Plot: anti semitism, adoption, culture clash, fall in love, love and romance, social relations, parents and children, family relations, society, lifestyle, ethnic, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: russia, england, france, europe, usa ...
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 6.7
 76K
Scoop (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An American journalism student in London scoops a big story, and begins an affair with an aristocrat as the incident unfurls.
Style: humorous, semi serious, buddy comedy, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: investigation, journalist, serial killer, student, mystery, uncover truth, danger, deadly, dangerous attraction, suspicion of murder, magic, murder investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england
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 6.6
 136K
Red Sparrow (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Prima ballerina, Dominika Egorova faces a bleak and uncertain future after she suffers an injury that ends her career. She soon turns to Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people to use their minds and bodies ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, rough, brutal, erotic ...
Plot: female assassin, training, deception, spy, russian spy, seduction, manipulation, torture, secret agent, secret mission, female spy, traitor ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia, hungary, budapest hungary, budapest, europe ...
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The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.
Style: buddy comedy, captivating, tense, humorous, surprise ending
Plot: assassin, hitman, courtroom, bodyguard, killer, on the run, travel, opposites attract, criminal, courage, chase, car chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, england, geneva switzerland, amsterdam, netherlands ...
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