Servant movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant servant movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, melancholic, stylized, serious, humorous and semi serious films and TV shows about / with servant, master and servant, society, family relations, power relations, maid, social differences, mentor, storytelling and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
servant movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as servant: Downton Abbey (2010), Victoria & Abdul (2017), Mary Reilly (1996), A Princess for Christmas (2011), Jeeves and Wooster (1990), A Little Princess (1995), Gosford Park (2001), Truffaldino from Bergamo (1977), Relative Values (2000), The Fourth Wise Man (1985).

List of servant movies

Downton Abbey (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
Story: A chronicle of the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the post-Edwardian era—with great events in history having an effect on their lives and on the British social hierarchy.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, tragicomedy, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: estate, master and servant, aristocracy, family relations, family life, countryside, high society, manners, parents and children, inheritance, love and romance, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 20s, 1920s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
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Victoria & Abdul (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.
Style: based on true events, atmospheric, stylized, melancholic, touching
Plot: servant, british history, queen victoria, royal court, interracial friendship, intergenerational friendship, queen of england, friendship, woman, hindu, racism, death of protagonist ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: india, scotland, buckingham palace, taj mahal, florence italy
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Mary Reilly (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A housemaid falls in love with Dr. Jekyll and his darkly mysterious counterpart, Mr. Hyde.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, gothic, macabre, scary ...
Plot: servant, mad scientist, human nature, laboratory, prostitute, master and servant, power relations, dangerous attraction, dual identity, rich man poor woman, mistaken identity, animal life ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: london
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A Princess for Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After her sister and brother-in-law's tragic death, an American woman who is the guardian for her young niece and nephew is invited to a royal European castle for Christmas by her late brother-in-law's father, the Duke of Castlebury. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: fall in love, christmas, love and romance, prince, life turned upside down, family relations, estate, holiday, unlikely couple, fish out of water, princess, butler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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Jeeves and Wooster (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Jeeves and Wooster is a British comedy-drama series adapted by Clive Exton from P.G. Wodehouse's "Jeeves" stories. The series was a collaboration between Brian Eastman of Picture Partnership Productions and Granada Television. It ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: master and servant, butler, rich and poor, aristocracy, boss and employee, workplace, valet, servant, stupidity, dimwit, mishap, unfulfillment ...
Time: 30s, 1930s, 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: england, london, usa, europe
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A Little Princess (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When her father enlists to fight for the British in WWI, young Sara Crewe goes to New York to attend the same boarding school her late mother attended. She soon clashes with the severe headmistress, Miss Minchin, who attempts to stifle Sara's ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: boarding school, attic, servant, imagination, british, school, reunion, princess, soldier, french, rescue, orphan ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: india, new york, usa, london, england
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Gosford Park (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Italy
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.
Style: biting, atmospheric, realistic, semi serious, stylized ...
Plot: murder, butler, estate, high society, society, master and servant, social differences, servant, police investigation, gay slur, weekend, money ...
Time: 30s, 1930s, 20th century, pre world war two
Place: england, london
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Truffaldino from Bergamo (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A funny musical comedy based on the famous theater play "Servant of Two Masters" by Carlo Goldoni.
Style: captivating, feel good, sincere, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: servant, love, dual identity, gender disguise, heroes, couples, uncover truth, family relations, new identity, singing, faked death, farce ...
Time: 18th century
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Relative Values (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A comedy of discriminating taste and dirty little secrets, the story is set in 1952 England, where Nigel, the Earl of Marshwood, woos Hollywood star Miranda Frayle, upsetting both his mother, Countess Felicity of Marshwood, and her former love, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: master and servant, family relations, social differences, couple relations, romance, fall in love, parents and children, intrigue, couples, power relations, servant, manners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1950s
Place: england, europe
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The Fourth Wise Man (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Artaban is a young Magus (Wise Man) who desires to follow the star to the birthplace of the coming King, against the counsel of his friends and family. Carrying three precious jewels to give to the baby Messiah, Artaban and his reluctant servant ...
Plot: jewel, servant, quest, search, christian, gift, destiny, prophecy, slave, desert, leper, bible quote ...
Time: 1st century
Place: egypt, jerusalem, israel
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Heartbeeps (1981)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Heartbeeps stars Andy Kaufman and Bernadette Peters as domestic robots who fall in love and run off together.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: factory, robot, servant, androids and robots, couples, eccentric family, society, fall in love, romance, master and servant, love and romance, a.i. ...
Time: future, 80s
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You Rang, M'Lord? (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: You Rang M'Lord? is a British comedy series written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft, the creators of Dad's Army, It Ain't Half Hot Mum and Hi-de-Hi! It was broadcast between 1990 and 1993 on the BBC. The show was a comedy set in the ...
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, not serious
Plot: sitcom, farce, servant, master and servant, family feud, family life, dishonesty, eccentric family, lifestyle, social differences, favoritism among siblings, disorder ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: europe, england, london
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Shanghai Triad (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, China
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A provincial boy related to a Shanghai crime family is recruited by his uncle into cosmopolitan Shanghai in the 1930s to be a servant to a ganglord's mistress.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, clever, captivating, tense ...
Plot: murder, coming of age, vengeance, island, cabaret, mistress, uncle, umbrella, servant, diva, master and servant, gangsters ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: shanghai, china, asia, tokyo
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The Secret Garden (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young British girl born and reared in India loses her neglectful parents in an earthquake. She is returned to England to live at her uncle's castle. Her uncle is very distant due to the loss of his wife ten years before. Neglected once again, ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: orphan, childhood, countryside, friendship, paralysis, maid, reconciliation, self discovery, garden, uncle, girl, servant ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 18th century
Place: india, england, europe, yorkshire, liverpool ...
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Sense and Sensibility (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. Two daughters are the titular opposites.
Style: classic literature, touching, romantic, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love affair, romance, love triangle, rich and poor, inheritance, happy ending, jane austen, older man younger woman relationship, love and romance, eligible bachelor, social differences, society ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 18th century, 1810s, 1800s
Place: england, europe, london
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The Maid (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Raquel has been the live-in housekeeper for a kind, reasonably wealthy family for half her life, and the joyless repetition of the job has begun to take its toll. Increasingly dependent on painkillers, Raquel resorts to pranks and childish avoidance ...
Style: cynical, tense, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: maid, master and servant, rivalry, servant, unfulfillment, domestic disturbance, identity crisis, society, social differences, self discovery, workplace, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile
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Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, West Germany, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. With her husband's consent, she seeks out other means of ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, sexual relations, love triangle, master and servant, obsession, social differences, adultery, betrayal, nurse, wheelchair, disability, country estate ...
Time: 1910s, 80s
Place: england, europe, france, britain
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The Black Velvet Gown (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: In the 1830's in northern England, Riah Millican, a widow with three children, takes a job as housekeeper to a reclusive former teacher, Percival Miller. Miller makes Riah the gift of a black velvet gown, and even educates her children. But ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: housekeeper, servant, starting over, social differences, society, family relations, power relations, nanny, family life, eviction, idealism, working class ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1840s, victorian era, 1830s
Place: england, europe, france
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Death Comes to Pemberley (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Elizabeth and Darcy, now six years married and with two young sons, are preparing for the lavish annual ball at their magnificent Pemberley home. The unannounced arrival of Elizabeths wayward sister Lydia, however, brings an abrupt and shocking halt ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, disturbing, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder mystery, estate, jane austen, empire fashion, high society, family relations, couples, who done it, investigation, mystery, crimes, murder ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england
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Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, War
Country: Spain, Mexico, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims to know her destiny. If she wishes to return to her real ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, gothic, serious, fairy tale ...
Plot: fairy, monster, creature, dark fantasy, young heroes, imaginary, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, death, fascism, resistance ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: spain, europe
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Merlin (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The unlikely friendship between Merlin, a young man gifted with extraordinary magical powers, and Prince Arthur, heir to the crown of Camelot.
Style: humorous, stylized, captivating, exciting, epic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, legends and myths, magical, knight, adventure, witch, king, heroes, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, royal family, supernatural ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
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The Visitors (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This outrageous time-travel comedy follows the misadventures of a wacky medieval knight (Jean Reno) and his faithful servant when they are accidentally transported to contemporary times by a senile sorcerer. Mayhem rules as these 12th-century ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, knight, obsessive quest, life turned upside down, fish out of water, escapades, adventure, disorder, heroes, misfit, rivalry, farce ...
Time: middle ages, 20th century, 90s, future, year 1993 ...
Place: france, europe, tokyo
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The Little Hours (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young servant fleeing from his master takes refuge at a convent full of emotionally unstable nuns in the middle ages.
Style: sexy
Plot: nun, convent, servant, unhappiness, suspicion, merchant, loneliness, telepathy, death threat, death of sister, childhood friend, chapel ...
Time: 14th century, middle ages
Place: italy
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The Favourite (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend Lady Sarah governs the country in her stead. When a new servant Abigail arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.
Style: factual, based on true events, emotional, melancholic, cynical ...
Plot: rivalry, aristocracy, lesbian, queen, british royal family, queen of england, power struggle, lgbt, member of parliament, abuse of power, manipulative behavior, love triangle ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: britain, england
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Crooked House (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A private investigator helps a former flame solve the murder of her wealthy grandfather, who lived in a sprawling estate surrounded by his idiosyncratic family.
Plot: servant, food, vanity, thunder, mansion, girl, eating, hypodermic needle, library, secret, father daughter relationship, nanny ...
Time: year 1957
Place: cairo egypt, scotland yard
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Madame (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Adding a little spice to a waning marriage, Anne and Bob, a wealthy and well-connected American couple, move into a manor house in romantic Paris. While preparing a particularly luxurious dinner for sophisticated international friends, our hostess ...
Style: romantic, light, funny, tragicomedy
Audience: chick flick
Plot: maid, social differences, love affair, pretending to be someone else, couple relations, impersonating, high society, master servant relationship, love and romance, husband wife relationship, domestic servant, mistaken identity ...
Place: france
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Kenshin Samurai X (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Former legendary assassin Kenshin Himura has now become a wandering samurai. Offering aid & protecting those in need as atonement for his past deeds. During this time Kenshin Himura comes across and aides Kaoru Kamiya (Emi Takei). Her father ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, assassin, one man army, mercenary, master warrior, escapades, heroes, drug lord, drifter, swordsman, fan, servant ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: japan, asia
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When his family moves from their home in Berlin to a strange new house in Poland, young Bruno befriends Shmuel, a boy who lives on the other side of the fence where everyone seems to be wearing striped pajamas. Unaware of Shmuel's fate as a ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, heartbreaking, disturbing ...
Audience: kids
Plot: holocaust, friendship, concentration camp, against humanity, childhood, jewish, young heroes, wartime life, nazism, atrocity, nazi germany, tragic event ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany, poland, europe, berlin germany, switzerland
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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, offbeat, melancholic, witty ...
Plot: hotel, inheritance, friendship, greed, mentor protege relationship, disorder, adventure, escapades, murder, mentor, painting, theft ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1960s, 30s, year 1968 ...
Place: europe, eastern europe, hungary, alps, central europe
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The Holy Innocents (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Somewhere in the spanish country, in the 60s. Paco and his wife Régula are very poor. They work as tenant farmers for a very wealthy landowner. They have 3 children. One is backward. The others can not got to school because the master ...
Style: captivating, realistic
Plot: rich and poor, society, revolution, family relations, family life, golden years, rebelliousness, peasant, servant, sacrifice, animal, bird ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: spain, europe
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