Englishman abroad movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant englishman abroad movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, melancholic, light, weird and interesting films and TV shows about / with englishman abroad, storytelling, runaway, culture clash, mentor, catastrophe, dialogue, british, chase and adaptation plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as englishman abroad: You're the Worst (2014), An Englishman in New York (2009), Youth (2015), Sirens (1994), The Limey (1999), Episodes (2011), Tutankhamun (2016), Mister John (2013), Almost Royal (2014), Mortdecai (2015).

List of englishman abroad movies

You're the Worst (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Narcissistic, brash, and self-destructive Jimmy thinks all relationships are doomed. Cynical, people-pleasing, and stubborn Gretchen knows that relationships aren't for her. So when they meet at a wedding, it's only natural that the two of ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, light, erotic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, adult
Plot: sexual activity, couple relations, sex, best friends, depression, couples, roommate, doubts and hesitations, infidelity, cynic, love hate relationship, love and romance ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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An Englishman in New York (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Biographical drama based on the last 20 years of Crisp's life. The literary figure and gay iconoclast emigrated to New York in 1981 and lived there until his death. The film observes Crisp in both his public and private lives, from his ...
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: gay, aids, lgbt, gays and lesbians, englishman abroad, lifestyle, showbiz, narcissism, society, aging, performer's life, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, usa
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In 1926, Newt Scamander arrives at the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a magically expanded briefcase, which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, dark fantasy, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: magic, witch, fantasy world, wizards, friendship, magical creature, good versus evil, magic wand, chase, sorcerer, teleportation, magician ...
Time: 1920s
Place: new york, england, arizona, london, usa ...
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Youth (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Italy, France, UK, Switzerland
Duration: 124 min.
Story: YOUTH explores the lifelong bond between two friends vacationing in a luxury Swiss Alps lodge as they ponder retirement. While Fred has no plans to resume his musical career despite the urging of his loving daughter Lena, Mick is intent on finishing ...
Style: meditative, talky, melancholic, touching, psychological ...
Plot: composer, screenwriter, life, hotel, father daughter relationship, aging, suicide, husband wife relationship, existentialism, spa, art, sex scene ...
Time: 2010s
Place: switzerland, venice, italy, swiss alps, alps
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Sirens (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1930s Australia, Anglican clergyman Anthony Campion and his prim wife, Estella, are asked to visit noted painter Norman Lindsay, whose planned contribution to an international art exhibit is considered blasphemous. While Campion and Lindsay ...
Style: sexy, erotic, realistic, semi serious, thought provoking ...
Audience: adult
Plot: painting, artist, painter, seduction, sexuality, culture clash, erotica, bdsm, self discovery, polyamory, couples, liberal ...
Time: 1930s, 90s, 1910s, edwardian era
Place: australia, london
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The Limey (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Limey follows Wilson, a tough English ex-con who travels to Los Angeles to avenge his daughter's death. Upon arrival, Wilson goes to task battling Valentine and an army of L.A.'s toughest criminals, hoping to find clues and piece ...
Style: neo noir, art house, non-linear, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: investigation, revenge, gangsters, vengeance, father daughter relationship, ex convict, death of daughter, hitman, murder, suspense, showdown, mansion ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, england, usa, london ...
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Episodes (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A British husband-and-wife comedy writing team travel to Hollywood to remake their successful British TV series, with disastrous results.
Style: sitcom, humorous, funny, realistic, witty ...
Plot: tv show, showbiz, hollywood, actor's life, writer's life, lifestyle, womanizer, producer, couple relations, media satire, culture clash, career ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Tutankhamun (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the true story of Howard Carter’s epic quest to discover the lost tomb of the Boy-King Tutankhamun. Down on his heels archaeologist Howard Carter stumbles upon evidence of an undiscovered tomb of one of Egypt’s forgotten Pharaohs, ...
Style: tense, captivating, factual, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: archaeology, curse, egyptology, journalist, love interest, determination, archaeologist, englishman abroad, love and romance, society, couples, rivalry ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: egypt
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Mister John (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, Singapore, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After discovering his wife's infidelities, Gerry leaves London to look after his deceased brother's business and family in Singapore. Discovering a foreign world of opportunity that had not existed before gives Gerry a chance at starting ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, captivating, tense
Plot: starting over, family relations, couple relations, human nature, crumbling marriage, under the surface, couples, infidelity, widow, husband wife estrangement, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: singapore, ireland, asia
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Almost Royal (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Almost Royal is a tale of two young British aristocrats on their first trip around the United States, interacting with real-life Americans. Currently 50th and 51st in line to the throne, siblings George and Poppy Carlton are the latest Brits on the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: fish out of water, misfit, family relations, culture clash, on the road, americana, siblings relations, social differences, brother sister relationship, englishman abroad, aristocrat, high maintenance ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
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Mortdecai (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Art dealer, Charles Mortdecai, searches for a stolen painting rumored to contain a secret code that gains access to hidden Nazi gold.
Style: funny, humorous, exciting, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: art dealer, spy, treasure hunt, art, chase, escapades, stolen painting, art theft, eccentricity, cons and scams, justice, british ...
Time: year 1943, year 1945
Place: england, london, los angeles, usa, greece ...
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Party Girl (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Although Mary has little income, she still finds ways to spend her nights at clubs. After being arrested for throwing an illegal rave, she asks her aunt Judy for bail money. Judy then finds Mary a job at her library so that Mary can repay her. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, campy, absurd, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: librarian, library, female protagonist, friendship, nightclub, party, prejudice, coming of age, drugs, creativity, bullying, school ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, california, new jersey, manhattan new york city, usa
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Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At! (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: France, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: During World War II, two French civilians and a downed English Bomber Crew set out from Paris to cross the demarcation line between Nazi-occupied Northern France and the South. From there they will be able to escape to England. First, they must ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, war, french resistance, soldier, rescue, house painter, aviation, time travel, holocaust, raf, british soldier ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
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Peeper (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A detective is hired to locate a girl adopted 30 years earlier whose birth father wants to bequeath her his fortune.
Style: neo noir, parody, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: private detective, adoption, missing person, investigation, private investigator, mysticism, englishman abroad, femme fatale, cruise ship, breaking the fourth wall, hitman, family relations ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947
Place: los angeles, usa, california, beverly hills
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Where the Spies Are (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: eurospy
Plot: spy, espionage, assassination, cold war, double agent, doctor, englishman abroad, desertion, british intelligence, gadget, helicopter, airplane ...
Place: middle east, paris france, lebanon, canada, beirut lebanon
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There's a Girl in My Soup (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: TV personality Robert Danvers, an exceedingly vain rotter, seduces young women daily, never staying long with one. He meets his match in Marion, an American, 19, who's available but refuses any romantic illusions.
Style: sexy, sex comedy, enigmatic, satirical, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, adult
Plot: lust, adultery, destiny, celebrity, womanizer, wine, friendship, teenager, food, first contact, fantasy world, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 60s
Place: london, san francisco, europe, cannes, france
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Hope Springs (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: British artist Colin Ware discovers that his fiancée, Vera, is going to marry another man. Distraught and despondent, he gets on a plane for America and ends up in the tiny town of Hope in New England. At first, Colin is depressed, but he soon ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: small town, hotel, fall in love, starting over, love and romance, looking for love, love affair, breakup, couple relations, lifestyle, love triangle, beautiful scenery ...
Place: vermont, england, new jersey, usa, new england
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Mia and the White Lion (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, Germany, South Africa, Switzerland, Monaco, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young girl from London moves to Africa with her parents where she befriends a lion cub.
Style: exciting, captivating, sincere, scenic
Audience: kids
Plot: wild animal, teenage girl, lion, animal rescue, conservation, lion cub, picnic, teenager, family farm, christmas present, broken promise, tough girl ...
Place: north africa, south africa, africa
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Hyde Park on Hudson (2012)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story of the love affair between FDR and his distant cousin Margaret Stuckley, centered around the weekend in 1939 when the King and Queen of the United Kingdom visited upstate New York.
Style: political, factual, witty, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: president, cousin cousin relationship, king of england, queen, disability, royalty, king, state affairs, family relations, love affair, polio, politics ...
Time: 1930s, year 1939, 20th century
Place: usa, england, new jersey, new york state, new york ...
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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: entertaining, exciting, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: james bond, spy, espionage, secret service, chase, british secret service, secret agents, kidnapping, one man army, terrorist, suspense, secret society ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: rome italy, london, italy, england, big ben london ...
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Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Canada, UK, South Africa, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hector is a quirky psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. As he tells his girlfriend, Clara, he feels like a fraud: he hasn’t really tasted life, and yet he’s offering advice to patients who are just not getting any ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, entertaining, emotional, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: travel, self discovery, life, psychiatrist, life philosophy, existentialism, introspection, loneliness, friendship, life & death, solitude, road trip ...
Time: 21st century
Place: africa, china, london, california, england ...
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London (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: London is a drug laden adventure that centers on a party in a New York loft where a young man is trying to win back his ex-girlfriend.
Style: talky, psychological, romantic, intense, sexy ...
Plot: love, couple relations, drugs, introspection, hopes, lifestyle, addiction, nude, dysfunctional relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, party, cocaine ...
Time: 21st century
Place: london, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Living Daylights (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: James Bond helps a Russian General escape into the west. He soon finds out that the KGB wants to kill him for helping the General. A little while later the General is kidnapped from the Secret Service leading 007 to be suspicious.
Style: exciting, sexy, humorous, slasher, saga ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, cold war, betrayal, 007, car chase, deception, british secret service, assassination attempt, villain, secret service, secret agents ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: czechoslovakia, london, vienna, england, morocco ...
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A Different Loyalty (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, USA, Malta
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In January 1963, British journalist Leo Cauffield suddenly disappears from his home in Beirut. His wife Sally knew that he was working part-time for British intelligence, but was not prepared to be told by the British embassy that they suspect he ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: treason, espionage, cold war, betrayal, spy, undercover, secret agents, working undercover, love affair, heroic mission, couple relations, race against time ...
Time: 60s
Place: beirut lebanon, russia, middle east, new york, moscow russia ...
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The Day of the Jackal (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An international assassin known as ‘The Jackal’ is employed by disgruntled French generals to kill President Charles de Gaulle, with a dedicated gendarme on the assassin's trail.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, political, atmospheric, talky ...
Plot: terrorism, conspiracy, espionage, politics, investigation, police investigation, serial killer, spy, terrorist, hitman, assassin, terrorist plot ...
Time: year 1963, 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: paris france, france, europe, vienna, london ...
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Casino Royale (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Sir James Bond is called back out of retirement to stop SMERSH. In order to trick SMERSH, James thinks up the ultimate plan - that every agent will be named 'James Bond'. One of the Bonds, whose real name is Evelyn Tremble is sent to take ...
Style: parody, campy, surreal, funny, psychotronic ...
Plot: spy, 007, satire, james bond, espionage, james bond spoof, spy spoof, farce, lion, sexual attraction, auction, villain ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, scotland, india, big ben london, france ...
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Buster (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Buster is a small time crook who pulls a big time job. When he finds that the police will not let the case drop, he goes into hiding and can't contact his wife and child. He arranges to meet them in Mexico where he thinks they can begin again, ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: robbery, on the run, heist, train, railway, manhunt, pregnancy, train travel, husband wife relationship, florist, thief, englishman abroad ...
Time: 60s, year 1963, 20th century
Place: scotland yard, london, europe, england, latin america ...
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Around the World in 80 Days (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: steampunk, martial arts, inventor, scientist, around the world, journey, friendship, disney, train, on the road, road trip, chase ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, year 2004, 1890s, 2000s ...
Place: paris france, san francisco, london, china, hong kong ...
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The Railway Man (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Switzerland, UK, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A victim from World War II's "Death Railway" sets out to find those responsible for his torture. A true story.
Style: intense, emotional, captivating, epic, dramatic ...
Plot: world war two, war, torture, autobiography, prison, human spirit, life is a bitch, wartime life, haunted by the past, revenge, captivity, introspection ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1942
Place: burma, england, asia, japan, thailand
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Elementary (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A modern-day drama about a crime-solving duo that cracks the NYPD's most impossible cases. Following his fall from grace in London and a stint in rehab, eccentric Sherlock escapes to Manhattan where his wealthy father forces him to live with ...
Style: witty, talky, suspenseful, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: adult
Plot: investigation, sherlock holmes, talented, female partner, unconventional method, prodigy, mastermind, partners, riddles and clues, private detective, resourceful, law enforcement ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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