1880s movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant 1880s movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough and stylized films and TV shows about / with gunfight, cowboy, old west, murder, heroes, rivalry, crimes, gun, saloon and horse plots mostly in Western, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
1880s movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as 1880s: True History of the Kelly Gang (2019), Back to the Future Part III (1990), Leaving Afghanistan (2019), Deadwood (2004), Blood (1973), Lemonade Joe (1964), BloodRayne: Deliverance (2007), He Rides Tall (1964), Hour of the Gun (1967), The Rare Breed (1966).

List of 1880s movies

True History of the Kelly Gang (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: UK, France, Australia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Set against the badlands of colonial Australia where the English rule with a bloody fist and the Irish endure, Ned Kelly discovers he comes from a line of Irish rebels—an uncompromising army of cross dressing bandits immortalised for terrorising ...
Style: enigmatic, psychological, bleak, tense
Plot: criminal gang, outlaw, criminal, chase, escape, gang, fight, murder, police officer, death, revenge, violence ...
Time: 1870s, 1880s, 19th century
Place: australia
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Back to the Future Part III (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The final installment of the Back to the Future trilogy finds Marty digging the trusty DeLorean out of a mineshaft and looking for Doc in the Wild West of 1885. But when their time machine breaks down, the travelers are stranded in a land of spurs. ...
Style: exciting, humorous, sentimental, not serious, interesting ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens, kids
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, adventure, mad scientist, time machine, old west, sent to the past, inventor, small town, fish out of water, race against time, getting home ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1950s, 50s, 80s ...
Place: california
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Leaving Afghanistan (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: 1988-1989. The end of the Soviet-Afghan war. The USSR begins its withdrawal from Afghanistan. Soviet General Vasiliev's son - a pilot named Alexander gets kidnapped by the mujahideen after his airplane crashes. As a result the 108th motorized ...
Style: realistic, based on true events, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: russian soldier, wartime, war, hostage, danger, brotherhood, conflict, murder, robbery, gun, murderer, idiot ...
Time: 1880s
Place: afghanistan
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Deadwood (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: The story of the early days of Deadwood, South Dakota; woven around actual historic events with most of the main characters based on real people. Deadwood starts as a gold mining camp and gradually turns from a lawless wild-west community into an ...
Style: serious, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: old west, crimes, prostitute, power struggle, sheriff, brothel, shooting, rivalry, small town life, cowboy, gold rush, violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s
Place: usa, south dakota
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Blood (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A mysterious family moves into their new home, but their secrets are far more sinister than anyone could imagine.
Style: low-budget, psychotronic
Plot: cannibal, werewolf, vampire, death, violence, woman kills a man, monster, gore, blood, factory, bat, supernatural ...
Time: 1880s, 1930s
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Lemonade Joe (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A satire of the Great American Way, with Lemonade Joe a "clean living" gunfighter who drinks only Kola-Loca Lemonade and convinces everyone else in town (with his gun skills) that all "real men" drink ONLY lemonade!
Style: witty, offbeat, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: parody, old west, social relations, friends, misfit, small town, save the day, heroes, good versus evil, disorder, partners, danger ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: prague, europe, arizona
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BloodRayne: Deliverance (2007)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Western
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Rayne, a half-human half-vampire warrior, is in the America's 1880's Wild West to stop the vampired Billy the Kid and his posse of vampire cowboys.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: vampire, female vampire, rivalry, gang, heroes, deadly, gory, kidnapping, supernatural, old west, danger, slasher ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1880s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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He Rides Tall (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A rancher is pressured by his cheating wife and a gang leader, into trying to cripple a marshal's gun hand, after that marshal killed his murderous son in self defense.
Style: suspense
Plot: abduction, scalping, deception, revenge, henchman, falling down stairs, kidnapping, pursuit, gunfight, gang member, stock footage, outlaw gang ...
Time: 1880s
Place: arizona
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Hour of the Gun (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marshal Wyatt Earp kills a couple of men of the Clanton-gang in a fight. In revenge Clanton's thugs kill the marshal's brother. Thus, Wyatt Earp starts to chase the killers together with his friend Doc Holliday.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, captivating, tense, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gunfight, revenge, western town, chases and races, tough heroes, righting the wronged, friends, tough law enforcer, crimes, criminal heroes, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: arizona
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The Rare Breed (1966)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When her husband dies en route to America, Martha Price and her daughter Hilary are left to carry out his dream: the introduction of Hereford cattle into the American West. They enlist Sam "Bulldog" Burnett in their efforts to transport ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: vigilantism, redemption, heroes, cattle, whistling, frontier justice, horse and wagon, misfit, rivalry, track down, breeding, dishonesty ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1880s
Place: texas, usa, europe, england, st. louis missouri
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The Man Who Would Be King (1975)
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A robust adventure about two British adventurers who take over primitive Kafiristan as "godlike" rulers, meeting a tragic end through their desire for a native girl. Based on a short story by Rudyard Kipling.
Style: epic, witty, humorous, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: gold, soldier, treasure, friends, friendship, dishonesty, mercenary, newspaper, ambition, adventurer, battle, journalist ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1880s
Place: india, himalaya, asia, afghanistan, england
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The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 17-year-old Mariah Mundi's life is turned upside down when his parents vanish and his younger brother is kidnapped. Following a trail of clues to the darkly majestic Prince Regent Hotel, Mariah discovers a hidden realm of child-stealing ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: life turned upside down, adventure, adventurer, steampunk, family in danger, missing person, young heroes, escapades, teenage life, youth, chase, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s
Place: london
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Augustine (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in Belle Époque France, the story follows nineteen-year-old "hysteria" patient Augustine, the star of Professor Charcot's experiments in hypnosis, as she transitions from object of study to object of desire.
Style: sincere, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: doctors and patients, obsession, one on one, mental illness, hypnosis, seduction, hysteria, mentally unstable, sexual content, power relations, epilepsy, female director ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Deadwood: The Movie (2019)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Follow the 10-year reunion of the Deadwood camp to celebrate South Dakota's statehood. Former rivalries are reignited, alliances are tested and old wounds are reopened, as all are left to navigate the inevitable changes that modernity and time ...
Style: disturbing, brutal, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, rivalry, brutality, cruelty, friends, revenge, violence, united states of america, courage, rescue, society, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: usa
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The Inheritance (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Rome, 1880. Gregorio Ferramonti (Anthony Quinn) has decided to close his bakery, the family business. Then he tells his sons Pippo (Gigi Proietti), Mario (Fabio Testi) and Teta that they will have to fend for themselves. But Irene (Dominique ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: family relations, manipulation, infidelity, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, parents and children, manipulations, cheating wife, female full frontal nudity, breasts, stock exchange ...
Time: 70s, 1880s
Place: rome italy, italy
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At Eternity's Gate (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Ireland, Switzerland, UK, France, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Famed but tormented artist Vincent van Gogh spends his final years in Arles, France, painting masterworks of the natural world that surrounds him.
Style: melancholic, rough, psychological, touching, suspenseful ...
Plot: loneliness, painter, brother brother relationship, insanity, art gallery, obsession, genius, art dealer, hospital, priest, nature, ex soldier ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: france, paris france
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The Ideal Palace (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: At the end of the 19th century, Joseph Ferdinand Cheval (Jacques Gamblin), is a simple postman who travels every day along the Drôme, from village to village. Alone, he is upset when he meets the woman of his life, Philomena (Laetitia Casta). From ...
Style: sentimental, psychological, captivating, contemplative
Plot: postman, construction, obsession, father daughter relationship, palace, french countryside, social awkwardness, family relations, love, couples, society, taking a photograph ...
Time: 1870s, 1880s, 1910s
Place: france
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Beyond Good and Evil (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The life and ideas of the German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche. A love triangle unfolds as Nietzsche and his best friend decides to live with a Jewish woman. According to Nietzsche's philosophy, that is beyond all morality. Depicting ...
Plot: philosophy, female director, ghost, gay, horse, mental institution, hallucination, nudity (full frontal - brief), one female two males threesome, strong sexual content, homosexual, femme fatale ...
Time: 1880s, 19th century, 1890s
Place: germany
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Django, Prepare a Coffin (1968)
Genre: Western, Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mysterious gunfighter named Django is employed by a local crooked political boss as a hangman to execute innocent locals framed by the boss, who wants their land. What the boss doesn't know is that Django isn't hanging the men at all, ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, burned alive, anti heroes, betrayal, anti hero, mysterious character, heroes, vengeance, tough heroes, danger, rivalry, strong violent content ...
Time: 1880s
Place: mexico
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One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Running from the law after a bank robbery in Mexico, Dad Longworth finds an opportunity to take the stolen gold and leave his partner Rio to be captured. Years later, Rio escapes from the prison where he has been since, and hunts down Dad for ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, going straight, stolen gold, vengeance, on the run, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, tough heroes, crimes, adventure, obsessive quest, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1880s
Place: california, mexico, usa, latin america, sonora ...
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Taggart (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Taggart's family is slaughtered by a rival rancher. Taggart mortally wounds the rancher and kills his son. Before he dies the rancher hires three bounty hunters to avenge him with the promise of $5000 as a reward. Taggart must flee into Apache ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: revenge, old west, crimes, heroes, farm, fish out of water, tough heroes, rivalry, master criminal, deadly, law and order, killer ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona
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Cattle King (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: President Arthur helps a rich rancher (Robert Taylor) fight advocates of open grazing in the Territory of Wyoming.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: hitman, cattle, wiretap, old west, heroes, state affairs, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, chases and races, rivalry, president, death of loved one ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: wyoming, usa
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Batman: Gotham by Gaslight (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In an alternative Victorian Age Gotham City, Batman begins his war on crime while he investigates a new series of murders by Jack the Ripper.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, superhero, jack the ripper, victorian age, steampunk, zeppelin, world's fair, murder of a woman, male doctor, gotham city, long haired woman, funeral ...
Time: 1880s, victorian era
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Traded (2016)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the 1880s western "Traded", a father must leave his ranch for Dodge City to save his daughter from an old enemy, putting his reputation as the fastest draw in the west to the test.
Plot: sniper, bar, rancher, animal bite, prostitute, rat, punched in the nose, drunken man, playing piano, shot in the leg, honey, bell ...
Time: 1880s
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Timestalkers (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Scott, a history professor, becomes involved with two time travelers from the year 2586 after making a discovery in an old photograph. One of the time travelers is determined to change the course of history, the other to stop him. Scott's ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, serious
Plot: time travel, old west, mad scientist, anachronism, time traveler, chases and races, terminator, disorder, prodigy, danger, adventure, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 1880s, year 1986, 19th century
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Brush with Fate (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mystery hidden for generations. Now the truth will finally be revealed.
Plot: painting, painter, flood, windmill, german occupation, dutch, artist, miscarriage, woman with glasses, hanging, farmer, nazi ...
Time: 1880s, 1940s, 1700s, 18th century, 17th century ...
Place: holland, amsterdam, netherlands
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Two Rode Together (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two tough westerners bring home a group of settlers who have spent years as Comanche hostages.
Style: realistic, serious, cynical, suspenseful
Plot: hostage, rescue, small town, hostages, chase, captivity, society, culture clash, chief, interracial relations, kidnapping, american indian ...
Time: 60s, 1880s
Place: texas, usa
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Ludwig II (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A dramatic retelling of the life of Ludwig II, King of Bavaria, one of the most fascinating monarchs of modern times. From his accession to the throne at the age of 18 to his passionate support of Richard Wagner and his music. From his ingenuous ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: king, suicide, power relations, tragic hero, downfall, royal court, idealism, state affairs, palaces castles and temples, royal family, princess, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1870s, 1880s
Place: bavaria, germany, europe, versailles
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Yahsi Bati - The Ottoman Cowboys (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Turkey
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two Ottoman government officials travel to USA in 19th Century in order to give gift to President from Sultan of Ottoman.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, epic, slang
Plot: old west, cowboy, escapades, theft, mission gone awry, gem, robbery, disorder, silly humor, horse, special agents, native americans ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1800s, 1880s
Place: usa, ottoman empire, turkey, istanbul turkey, united states
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Frontier Circus (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Frontier Circus is an American Western television series about a traveling circus roaming the American West in the 1880s. Filmed by Revue Productions, the program aired on the CBS from October 5, 1961, until September 6, 1962.
Plot: circus, old west, hunter, wagon train, city, frontier, travel, van, arizona territory, train
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona
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