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, suspense, captivating, tense and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with united kingdom, murder, betrayal, british, death, dog, blood, violence, fire and brutality plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as united kingdom: Brexit: The Uncivil War (2019), William & Kate (2011), His Dark Materials (2019), All Is True (2018), Hurricane (2018), Their Finest (2016), A Very English Scandal (2018), xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017), The Foreigner (2017), Kill Your Friends (2015).

List of united kingdom movies

Brexit: The Uncivil War (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Political strategist Dominic Cummings leads a popular but controversial campaign to convince British voters to leave the European Union from 2015 up until the present day.
Style: psychological, disturbing, realistic, captivating
Plot: politics, united kingdom, escapades, society, ambition, danger, rivalry, life philosophy, disorder, human
Time: 21st century, 2010s, year 2016
Place: england
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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: realistic, serious, uplifting, touching
Plot: british royal family, royal family, love and romance, social differences, fall in love, couples, united kingdom, private vs public, paparazzi, society, state affairs, young love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, africa
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His Dark Materials (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lyra is an orphan who lives in a parallel universe in which science, theology and magic are entwined. Lyra's search for a kidnapped friend uncovers a sinister plot involving stolen children, and turns into a quest to understand a mysterious ...
Style: atmospheric, enigmatic, suspense, dark
Plot: child protagonist, science, arctic, united kingdom, magic, friendship, travel, prophecy, children, orphan, alternate universe, church ...
Place: norway
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 6.2
 3K
All Is True (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A look at the final days in the life of playwright William Shakespeare.
Style: captivating, touching, tense, psychological, based on true events
Plot: father daughter relationship, historical figure, british history, family secrets, fictional biography, family secret, united kingdom, playwright, retirement, husband wife relationship, church, shakespeare ...
Time: 17th century
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 5.9
 4K
Hurricane (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, Poland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The story of the Polish fliers who found themselves fighting for the freedom of their own country in foreign skies. Seen through the eyes of Jan Zumbach, fighter ace and adventurer, it tells how the Poles, driven across Europe by the German war ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, hurricane, air battle, pilot, united kingdom, killed in action, air force, fighter plane, friendship, danger, heroic mission, warplane ...
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 6.8
 17K
Their Finest (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Sweden, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: During the Blitz of World War II, a female screenwriter (Gemma Arterton) works on a film celebrating England's resilience as a way to buoy a weary populace's spirits. Her efforts to dramatise the true story of two sisters (Lily Knight and ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, captivating, humorous, propaganda film
Plot: war propaganda, filmmaking, world war two, screenwriter, united kingdom, friendship, lie, london blitz, journalist, romance, agent, female director ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940, 20th century
Place: england, london, america, britain
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A Very English Scandal (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: British politician Jeremy Thorpe is accused of murdering his ex-lover and is forced to stand trial in 1979.
Style: light, captivating, tense, humorous, queer cinema
Plot: british history, lgbt, closeted homosexual, politics, ex lover, gay, conspiracy, witness, secret life, politician, blackmail, friend ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: london, california
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xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: China, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage comes out of self-imposed exile, thought to be long dead, and is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable ...
Style: suspense, exciting, surprise ending, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: tough guy, revenge, united kingdom, conspiracy, murder, hand to hand combat, spy, parachute, swimming pool, secret agent, secret agents, extreme sports ...
Time: 2010s
Place: dominican republic, london, new york, the philippines, big ben london ...
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 7.0
 98K
The Foreigner (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA, India
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: revenge, tough guy, one against many, obsession, bomb, terrorism, justice, death of daughter, betrayal, redemption, terrorist, dark past ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ireland, london, big ben london, america, usa ...
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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: disturbing, rough, tense, suspense, dark humor
Plot: killer, murder, music industry, music business, secret, psychopath, criminal, ambition, rivalry, plan gone wrong, criminal as protagonist, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1997, year 1983, year 1996 ...
Place: austin texas, new york, london, england, europe
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 8.2
 80K
The Fall (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, psychological thriller, tense, serious, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, female detective, police investigation, policewoman, crimes, forensics, law enforcement, coworker, victim, crime, evidence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: ireland, europe, northern ireland, belfast
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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, ridiculous, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret organization, secret agent, espionage, secret service, mentor, undercover, spy, power relations, chase, undercover agent, spies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1997, 2010s, year 2014
Place: england, britain, london, tower bridge london, rio de janeiro ...
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 6.2
 3K
Misbehaviour (2020)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of women hatch a plan to disrupt the 1970 Miss World beauty competition in London.
Style: stylized, captivating, feminist film, realistic, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: beauty pageant, feminist, rehearsal, gender roles, feminism, contests and competitions, against the odds, farce, ambition, deception, tradition, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, england, london, los angeles
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The Queen's Corgi (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Belgium, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: "The Queen's Corgi" is about the adventure of Rex, the British monarch's most beloved dog, who loses track of his mistress and stumbles across a clan with dogs of all kinds confronting and fighting each other. During his epic ...
Style: light, sweet, feel good, captivating, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: dog, palace, cartoon dog, animal life, adventure, chase, rivalry, anthropomorphism, friends, journey, queen of england, united kingdom ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, buckingham palace
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 6.8
 145K
From Hell (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic, UK
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, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: jack the ripper, who done it, serial killer, graphic violence, police detective, crimes, woman in danger, psychic, police investigation, a vision, murder, clairvoyant ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1880s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, ireland, east end london ...
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 6.8
 48K
Man Up (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, funny, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: mistaken identity, blind date, wedding anniversary, romance, looking for love, self discovery, dishonesty, disorder, love, singleness, thirtysomething life, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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 8.3
 947K
Braveheart (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
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: epic, breathtaking, rough, exciting, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, freedom, warrior, tragic hero, war, courage, folk hero, love story, heroes, idealism, leadership, vengeance ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 14th century
Place: scotland, scottish highlands, england, europe, london ...
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This Beautiful Fantastic (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 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.
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, sentimental, touching
Plot: garden, library, friendship, widower, young woman, flower, female protagonist, dating, aspiring writer, eccentricity, obsessive compulsive disorder, funeral ...
Place: england
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 7.8
 24K
Being Human (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, vampire, supernatural power, ghost, supernatural ability, roommate, friendship, imaginary, teleportation, social misfits, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
Place: europe, wales
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 8.5
 118K
Luther (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: atmospheric, tense, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, uncover truth, police detective, murder, psychopath, talented, crimes, unlikely relationship, graphic violence, law enforcement, multiple suspects, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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 7.9
 9K
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, realistic
Plot: investigation, priest, murder mystery, murder, partners, amateur detective, police detective, partners against crime, haunted by the past, who done it, crimes, 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: cult film, experimental, suspense, serious, biting ...
Plot: murder, punk, time travel, future dystopia, queen elizabeth i, siblings relations, terrorism, life is a bitch, imaginary, music, society, 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, zombie, heroine, super strength, united kingdom, woman, supernatural power, female killer
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 6.8
 379K
Spectre (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Austria, Mexico, Italy, Morocco
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, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, spy, espionage, james bond, british secret service, secret service, 007, heroic mission, car chase, secret mission, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: london, rome italy, tokyo, austria, italy ...
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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: realistic, tense, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: urban ghetto life, gang, gangsters, crimes, society, drug dealer, police raid, drug addict, rivalry, danger, graphic violence, hip hop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
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 7.4
 5K
Birdsong (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
TV show
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: emotional, realistic, serious, stylized, epic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: soldier, world war one, trench warfare, love affair, lovers, military, romance, lovers apart, war, army, battles, couples ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Interview with a Hitman (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, 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: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, betrayal, deadly, crimes, criminal heroes, danger, who to trust, mafia, faked death, crime boss, assassination, united kingdom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, romania, bucharest
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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: realistic, serious, touching, disturbing
Plot: royal family, british royal family, love and romance, love, private vs public, fall in love, couple relations, couples, paparazzi, social differences, prince, young couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, britain, europe
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 10K
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: thought provoking, touching, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: sex with a priest, gay, catholic priest, sexual abuse, forbidden love, conservative, closeted homosexual, sin, gays and lesbians, moral dilemma, celibacy, crisis of faith ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, iraq, liverpool
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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: touching, serious, realistic, lyrical, intense ...
Plot: gypsy, anti semitism, family relations, adoption, culture clash, love and romance, fall in love, world war two, parents and children, lifestyle, society, ethnic ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1920s
Place: russia, england, france, paris france, europe ...
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