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, captivating, serious, stylized, humorous and light films and TV shows about / with servant, master and servant, family relations, maid, husband wife relationship, power relations, social differences, greed, society and butler plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
servant movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as servant: Downton Abbey (2010), Crooked House (2017), Victoria & Abdul (2017), Jeeves and Wooster (1990), Downton Abbey (2019), A Little Princess (1995), Gosford Park (2001), Mary Reilly (1996), Madame (2017), A Princess for Christmas (2011).

List of servant movies

Downton Abbey (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
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, stylized, tragicomedy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: aristocracy, estate, master and servant, manners, countryside, love and romance, butler, social differences, family life, high society, traditional versus modern, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1920s, 20s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
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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.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, enigmatic, captivating
Plot: servant, mansion, private detective, murder, lady, family secret, investigation, secret, husband wife relationship, wealth, money, last will and testament ...
Time: quarry, year 1957
Place: cairo egypt, london, scotland yard
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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, queen victoria, british history, queen of england, friendship, interracial friendship, intergenerational friendship, woman, hindu, muslim, racism, death of protagonist ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: india, florence, scotland, buckingham palace, florence italy ...
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Jeeves and Wooster (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
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, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: butler, master and servant, servant, boss and employee, rich and poor, valet, aristocracy, unfulfillment, mishap, power relations, workplace, master servant relationship ...
Time: 30s, 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: england, london, usa, europe
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Downton Abbey (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The beloved Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the ...
Style: family saga, sincere, captivating, disturbing
Audience: chick flick
Plot: estate, aristocracy, servant, butler, british royal family, class differences, family relations, husband wife relationship, inheritance, aristocrat, lie, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: england, yorkshire, london
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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, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: little girl, orphan, boarding school, princess, servant, reunion, fantasy life, private school, rescue, french, rich poor, presumed dead ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: new york, india, usa, london, england
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Gosford Park (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, 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: suspense, stylized, captivating, enigmatic, twists and turns ...
Plot: butler, estate, murder, country estate, who done it, high society, master and servant, society, social differences, servant, police investigation, hunting ...
Time: 30s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1932, pre world war two
Place: england, london
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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: gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, macabre, scary ...
Plot: servant, mad scientist, human nature, laboratory, prostitute, master and servant, rich man poor woman, dangerous attraction, power relations, dual identity, chambermaid, jekyll and hyde ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: london
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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: light, romantic, funny, tragicomedy
Audience: chick flick
Plot: high society, maid, servant, social differences, love affair, pretending to be someone else, impersonating, couple relations, love and romance, master servant relationship, husband wife relationship, domestic servant ...
Place: france, paris france
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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, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: love and romance, prince, christmas, family relations, fall in love, life turned upside down, butler, princess, holiday, castle, christmas eve, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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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: sincere, captivating, feel good, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: servant, love, dual identity, gender disguise, heroes, uncover truth, couples, family relations, singing, farce, faked death, false name ...
Time: 18th century
Place: venice
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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, adventure, obsessive quest, servant, life turned upside down, fish out of water, escapades, knight, heroes, misfit, disorder, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 90s, 20th century, future, year 1993 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france, tokyo
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The Black Velvet Gown (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
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: realistic, serious
Plot: servant, housekeeper, love and romance, society, starting over, single parent, family relations, power relations, eviction, family life, social differences, working class ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1830s, 1840s
Place: england, europe, france
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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA
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: offbeat, stylized, witty, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: existentialism, twists & turns, hotel, inheritance, greed, adventure, escapades, mentor protege relationship, disorder, cons and scams, servant, friendship ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1960s, 60s, 30s ...
Place: eastern europe, europe, hungary, alps, central europe
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The Housemaid (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A man's affair with his family's housemaid leads to a dark consequences. Eun-yi is hired as an au pair for Hae-ra (pregnant with twins) and her rich husband Hoon. Eun-yi's primary task is watching the couple's young daughter, ...
Style: erotic, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: erotic thriller, strong sexual content, dangerous attraction, master and servant, eroticism, sexual relations, infidelity, high society, maid, destructive relationship, seduction, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: korea, asia, south korea
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Viceroy's House (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, India, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers, whilst 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs.
Style: sincere, disturbing, factual, touching, captivating ...
Plot: independence, democracy, palace, economics, servant, ceremony, promise, school, governor, politics, colonialism, celebration ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1945, year 1933
Place: delhi, london, india, pakistan
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The Housemaid (2016)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: Vietnam, South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When an orphaned Vietnamese girl is hired to be a housemaid at a haunted rubber plantation in 1953 French Indochina, she unexpectedly falls in love with the French landowner and awakens the vengeful ghost of his dead wife... who is out for blood.
Style: suspense, serious, enigmatic, scary
Plot: revenge, police investigation, seduction, servant, murder, ghost story, orphan, plantation, ex wife, ghost, fall in love, vietnamese ...
Place: indochina, vietnam
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Ethel & Ernest (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, History
Country: UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This hand drawn animated film, based on the award winning graphic novel by Raymond Briggs, is an intimate and affectionate depiction of the life and times of his parents, two ordinary Londoners living through extraordinary events.
Style: captivating, light, sentimental, exciting, cult film
Plot: husband wife relationship, family home, world war two, servant, movie theatre, london blitz, art student, air raid, working class, death of father, death of wife, death of mother ...
Time: 1940s, year 1939, 1950s, 1960s, 1920s ...
Place: england, london
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King Lear (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Don Warrington stars as the tragic monarch in this acclaimed version of the Shakespeare play recorded at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester.
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: live performance, king, ambition, family feud, dysfunctional family, father daughter relationship, kingdom, inheritance, greed, shakespeare play, dementia, sister sister relationship ...
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The True Knight (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The king is returning from war - and awaiting him at home is a great surprise: he has a son - though one a bit different than the king - a true knight - had expected. He loves music and literature, and is the very opposite of his father.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: magic, curse, evil sorcerer, magical power, disguise, intrigue, supernatural power, rivalry, princess, missing person, machismo, canceled wedding ...
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My Cousin Rachel (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young Englishman plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing
Plot: suspicion, love, revenge, lawyer, death, lie, christmas, obsession, heir, widow, fear, doctor ...
Place: cornwall, florence, florence italy
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The Lady Vanishes (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Remake of Alfred Hitchcock's 1938 classic. On the eve of the Second World War, a train carrying an assortment of passengers, pulls out of a small town in Bavaria. When one of the passengers, a kindly old lady, mysteriously disappears the other ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, touching ...
Plot: investigation, missing person, train, spy, mind game, mystery, woman in danger, crimes, amateur detective, romance, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1939
Place: germany, london, austria
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Maid to Order (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Spoiled Jessie Montgomery, whose wild behavior and spending excesses cause her well-meaning but exasperated millionaire father Charles to wish he never had her, is visited by fairy godmother Stella. In an effort to save Jessie, Stella casts a spell ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: maid, friendship, parents and children, switching roles, cinderella story, fish out of water, self discovery, fairy godmother, wish come true, romance, master and servant, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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A Simple Heart (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Unable to forget her first love, Félicité, a simple and kind maid, devotes herself completely to her new master, Mathilde Aubain. As the passing of time doesn't heal her wounds, she gives love to all those who surround her: Mathilde's ...
Style: serious, sentimental, emotional, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, hopes, social differences, friendship, master and servant, family life, unfulfilled love, introspection, friends, power relations, servant, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, france, normandy
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The Sun (2005)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Russia, Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Sun (Russian: Сóлнце, Solntse) is a 2005 Russian biographical film depicting Japanese Emperor Shōwa (Hirohito) during the final days of World War II. The film is the third drama in director Aleksandr Sokurov's trilogy, which included ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: emperor, wartime life, military, politics, leadership, war, society, state affairs, head of state, totalitarianism, downfall, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1945
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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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, stylized, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: master and servant, family relations, social differences, couple relations, romance, fall in love, parents and children, intrigue, power relations, couples, servant, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe
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Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Whilst vacationing in the Carpathian Mountain, two couples stumble across the remains of Count Dracula's castle. The Count's trusted servant kills one of the men, suspending the body over the Count's ashes so that the blood drips from ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: gothic horror, vampire, blood, woman in danger, good versus evil, crucifix, stalking, vengeance, zombie, supernatural, supernatural ability, imaginary ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1920s
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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, master warrior, martial arts, drifter, heroes, one man army, swordsman, mercenary, japanese culture, drug lord, massacre, katana ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1860s, 1870s
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan, tokyo
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The Servant (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A decadent London aristocrat hires a man-servant to attend to his needs. However, the balance of power starts to shift...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, thought provoking, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: master and servant, manipulation, alcohol abuse, mind game, servant, bachelor, obsession, infidelity, boss and employee, destructive relationship, couple relations, social differences ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1930s
Place: england, london, britain
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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: humorous, psychological, semi serious, dark humor, captivating ...
Plot: master and servant, maid, rivalry, self discovery, social differences, power relations, workplace, society, unfulfillment, family relations, disorder, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile
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