15th century movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant 15th century movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, stylized, exciting and epic films and TV shows about / with betrayal, murder, state affairs, society, religion, politics, rivalry, ambition, heroes and royal family plots mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
15th century
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15th century movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as 15th century: The Borgias (2011), The Hollow Crown (2012), Da Vinci's Demons (2013), Assassin's Creed: Lineage (2009), Medici: Masters of Florence (2016), The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996), The White Queen (2013), 1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992), The Borgia (2006), Christopher Columbus (1985).

List of 15th century movies

 7.9
 45K
The Borgias (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary, Ireland, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Set in 15th century Italy at the height of the Renaissance, The Borgias chronicles the corrupt rise of patriarch Rodrigo Borgia to the papacy, where he proceeds to commit every sin in the book to amass and retain power, influence and enormous wealth ...
Style: captivating, serious, clever, epic, stylized ...
Plot: clergy, siblings relations, intrigue, historical character, brother sister incest, manipulations, lust, priest, sin, ambition, desire, rivalry ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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The Hollow Crown (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Hollow Crown is a series of British television films featuring William Shakespeare's History Plays. The first Season is an adaptation of Shakespeare's second historical tetralogy, the Henriad: Richard II, Henry IV, Part I and Henry ...
Style: serious, captivating, epic, stylized, classic literature ...
Plot: royal family, king, prince, queen, power struggle, political intrigue, betrayal, battles, rivalry, throne, heir heiress, ruler ...
Time: 15th century
Place: england, europe
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Da Vinci's Demons (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: The series follows the "untold" story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and idealist, he struggles to live within the confines of ...
Style: captivating, intellectual, exciting, witty, serious ...
Plot: prodigy, inventions and discoveries, adventure, escapades, lust, unconventional method, inventor, magical, visionary, architect, leonardo da vinci, painting ...
Time: 15th century, renaissance, 1400s
Place: italy, europe, florence, florence italy, rome italy ...
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Assassin's Creed: Lineage (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 36 min.
Story: Giovanni is an assassin living during the Renaissance in 15th century Italy. At this dawn of a new era, a conspiracy is being plotted by one corrupt family to overthrow the powerful Medici family and destroy a unified Italy. As an assassin, Giovanni ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret identity, secret life, danger, assassination, undercover, injustice, adventure, deadly, video game, conspiracy, father son relationship, assassin ...
Time: 15th century, renaissance
Place: italy, venice
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The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Czech Republic
Duration: 158 min.
Story: In 1429 a teenage girl from a remote French village stood before her King with a message she claimed came from God; that she would defeat the world's greatest army and liberate her country from its political and religious turmoil. Following her ...
Style: epic, captivating, factual, rough, serious ...
Plot: politics, battles, joan of arc, siege, rape, war, burned alive, heroic mission, brutality, betrayal, heroine, murder ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: france, england, europe, new orleans
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Medici: Masters of Florence (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of the Medici family of Florence, their ascent from simple merchants to power brokers sparking an economic and cultural revolution. Along the way, they also accrue a long list of powerful enemies.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspense, realistic, enigmatic
Plot: aristocracy, politics, wealth, ambition, bank, betrayal, secret, political unrest, rise to power, murder mystery, political thriller, banker ...
Time: 15th century, renaissance, 1400s
Place: florence, venice, italy, florence italy, tuscany
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The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Quasi defies the evil Frollo and ventures out to the Festival of Fools, the cruel crowd jeers him. Rescued by fellow outcast the gypsy Esmeralda, Quasi soon finds himself battling to save the people and the city he loves.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: judge, unfulfilled love, church, notre dame cathedral, bell, festival, cathedral, sword, family, obsession, unfulfillment, power of love ...
Time: 15th century, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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The White Queen (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of the Wars of the Roses, the series is the story of the women caught up in the protracted conflict for the throne of England.
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: queen, royal court, royal family, love and romance, intrigue, king, betrayal, aristocracy, palaces castles and temples, throne, rivalry, marriage ...
Time: 15th century
Place: england, europe
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1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: 1492: Conquest of Paradise depicts Christopher Columbus’ discovery of The New World and his effect on the indigenous people.
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tribe, adventurer, adventure, rebellion, culture clash, heroes, royal family, obsessive quest, tragic hero, anniversary, military, danger ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century, 1500s, renaissance
Place: spain, europe, caribbean, latin america
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The Borgia (2006)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A portrait of the bloody dynasty that spawned a pope, Alexander VI, as well as the role model for Machiavelli's "The Prince," his son Cesare Borgia, and a legend of femme duplicity, daughter Lucrezia Borgia.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: royal family, leadership, betrayal, society, rivalry, ambition, state affairs, dishonesty, downfall, clergy, political unrest, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: italy
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Christopher Columbus (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, USA, France, West Germany
Duration: 360 min.
Story: The epic mini-series tells the story of the legendary Italian-born explorer Diego de Geona Taino, later known as Christopher Columbus, from his birth in c.1450 Genoa, Italy, to his young adult years as an expert sailor and navigator who, with money ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, realistic, factual ...
Plot: expedition, adventure, adventurer, ocean or sea, ambition, political intrigue, tragic hero, new world, discovery, father son relationship, inventions and discoveries, map ...
Time: 15th century
Place: spain, portugal, europe, africa, atlantic ocean ...
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Christopher Columbus: The Discovery (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Genoan navigator Christopher Columbus has a dream to find an alternative route to sail to the Indies, by traveling west instead of east, across the unchartered Ocean sea. After failing to find backing from the Portugese, he goes to the Spanish court ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: treasure hunt, royal family, adventurer, escapades, heroes, rivalry, intrigue, betrayal, false accusation, dishonesty, obsessive quest, rebelliousness ...
Time: 15th century
Place: portugal, spain, europe, caribbean, west indies ...
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Carry on Columbus (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Christopher Columbus believes he can find an alternative route to the far East and persuades the King and Queen of Spain to finance his expedition...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, offbeat
Plot: ship, sea, obsessive quest, gender bending, disorder, ocean or sea, adventurer, culture clash, ambition, nothing goes right, adventure, escapades ...
Time: 15th century
Place: spain, europe
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Isabel (2011)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Charting the life of Isabella I of Castile, one of the most important women in Spain’s history, Isabel follows her passionate story from childhood to being crowned Queen. From her political struggles within King Henry IV's court to her ...
Style: realistic, captivating, stylized, serious, based on true events ...
Plot: queen, state affairs, throne, king, intrigue, royal family, aristocracy, conquering, rise to the top, rivalry, religions or cults, heir heiress ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: spain, europe, portugal
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Dungeon of Desire (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: When photographer Carrie Stevens and her two lovely models are transported back to a medieval castle in the fifteenth century by a magical chastity belt, they encounter a ruthless captain of the guard and more royal intrigue than they could have ...
Style: semi serious, sexy, sexual, erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: time travel, royal court, chastity belt, princess, model, rivalry, intrigue, imaginary, romance, sexual relations, love and romance, state affairs ...
Time: 15th century
Place: dungeon
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Asura (2012)
Genre: Animation, History, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Abandoned in the barren wasteland of Kyoto, a savage, enraged orphan does whatever it takes to survive in the wild. When he crosses paths with civilization, he must learn to tame the beast within.
Style: bleak, serious, stylized, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: orphan, society, starvation, human nature, feral man, village, wilderness, youth, friendship, village life, life is a bitch, survival ...
Time: 15th century
Place: japan, asia
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Tower of London (1962)
Genre: Drama, History, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The twisted Richard III is haunted by the ghosts of those he has murdered in his attempt to become the King of England.
Style: gothic, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: ghost, royal family, betrayal, obsession, royal court, rivalry, supernatural, dishonesty, political intrigue, deadly, head of state, society ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe, london
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The Black Adder (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Blackadder is the name that encompassed four series of a BBC 1 period British sitcom, along with several one-off instalments. All television episodes starred Rowan Atkinson as anti-hero Edmund Blackadder and Tony Robinson as Blackadder's ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, offbeat, dark humor ...
Plot: prince, king, sitcom, queen, witch, parents and children, state affairs, inheritance, heir heiress, politics, throne, war ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, 1400s
Place: england, scotland, europe
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Flavia the Heretic (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a cult besieges her convent, a young nun goes with an army of Muslims to destroy the convent and kill who wronged her.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, disturbing
Plot: convent, injustice, rape, revenge, torture, muslim, woman in danger, danger, rivalry, rebellion, clergy, gory ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages, 1400s
Place: europe, italy
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 8.2
 34K
Andrei Rublev (1966)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 165 min.
Story: An expansive Russian drama, this film focuses on the life of revered religious icon painter Andrei Rublev. Drifting from place to place in a tumultuous era, the peace-seeking monk eventually gains a reputation for his art. But after Rublev witnesses ...
Style: atmospheric, epic, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Plot: monk, artist, christianity, social misfits, human spirit, prince, horse, painting, invasion, monastery, greek, power ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages, 1400s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 7.6
 26K
Henry V (1989)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Gritty adaption of William Shakespeare's play about the English King's bloody conquest of France.
Style: realistic, rough, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Plot: battles, princess, kingdom, war, politics, shakespeare, medieval, wooing, royal family, human spirit, love and romance, military ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: france, europe, england, london, scotland
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The Trial of Joan of Arc (1962)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A reconstruction of the trial of Joan of Arc based entirely on the transcripts of the real-life trial, concerning Joan's imprisonment, interrogation and final execution at the hands of the English.
Style: realistic, captivating, stylized, bleak, serious
Plot: interrogation, burned at the stake, martyrdom, saint, joan of arc, torture chamber, trial, heresy, courtroom drama, confined, society, death sentence ...
Time: 15th century
Place: france, europe
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The Pit and the Pendulum (1991)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set during the height of Spanish Inquisition. The beautiful and kind-hearted Maria is arrested as a witch when she inadvertently cries out in horror at the public whipping of a child. As Maria’s husband Antonio tries to save her, Torquemada, the ...
Style: gothic, scary, bleak, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: spanish inquisition, witch, heretic, crimes, escapades, clergy, mental illness, rivalry, heroes, deadly, good versus evil, religions or cults ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages, 1400s
Place: dungeon, spain, europe
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The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Quasimodo, the hunchback bellringer of Notre Dame's cathedral meets a beautiful gypsy dancer, Esmeralda, and falls in love with her. So does Quasimodo's guardian, the archdeacon of the cathedral, and a poor street poet. But ...
Style: realistic, psychological, gloomy, emotional, serious
Plot: false accusation, soldier, tragic love, mental illness, disability, misfit, custody, rescue, supernatural ability, downfall, fall in love, love affair ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages, 1400s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 7.1
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Conquest 1453 (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 162 min.
Story: After the death of his father Murat II, Mehmet II ascends to the Ottoman throne. After braving internal and external enemies, he decides to complete what he was destined to do: Conquer Constantinople.
Style: epic, tense, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: emperor, rise to the top, muslim, death, arena, prophet, sultan, conquering, leadership, confrontation, power struggle, rebellion ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: istanbul turkey, ottoman empire, turkey, middle east
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The White Princess (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Story: The story of Elizabeth of York, the White Queen's daughter, and her marriage to the Lancaster victor, Henry VII. Based on the Philippa Gregory book of the same name.
Plot: princess, arranged marriage, british royal family, palace intrigue, monarchy, court intrigue
Time: 15th century, 1500s, 16th century
Place: england
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 7.4
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The Borgias (1981)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Historical story of the ruthless Rodrigo Borgia a man who intends to become Pope and who will not let anything stand in his way.
Plot: leonardo da vinci, priest, brother sister relationship, pope, murder, italian history, rise to power, religion
Time: renaissance, 15th century, 16th century, 1500s
Place: italy
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Assassin's Creed (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, UK, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malta
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he's a descendant of the secret 'Assassins' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, surprise ending, sinister ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassination, time travel, secret society, assassin, chase, adventure, parkour, memory, imaginary, secret identity, danger, deadly ...
Time: 15th century, ancient history, 2010s, year 1986
Place: spain, texas, london
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Jeanne la Pucelle I - Les batailles (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A part of Joan of Arc's life. At the beginning, Jeanne (Joan) has already left Domremy, she is trying to convince a captain to escort her to the Dauphin. It ends during Jeanne's first battle, at Orleans. Meanwhile, Jeanne is depicted more ...
Style: captivating, emotional, serious, realistic, epic ...
Plot: joan of arc, death row, rise and fall, folk hero, heroes, war, unfulfillment, state affairs, ambition, battles, religions or cults, society ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: france
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Joan of Arc (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Ten years before her death, Joan hears voices. Six years later, from the village of Domremy, she begins her mission to unite France under King Charles. First she leads a defense of Vaucouleurs against the Burgundians, then obtains safe passage to ...
Style: serious, bleak, captivating, inspirational, epic ...
Plot: betrayal, sword, joan of arc, maid, heroes, royal family, village, rescue, soldier, visionary, society, danger ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s, future
Place: france, europe, england, new orleans
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