Victorian england movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant victorian england movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, stylized, talky, suspenseful and clever films and TV shows about / with murder, destiny, british, society, love and romance, period piece, runaway, dialogue, mentor and life philosophy plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres shot in UK, USA, Canada and other countries.
victorian england
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victorian england movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as victorian england: Daniel Deronda (2002), Tipping the Velvet (2002), The Cater Street Hangman (1998), The Shadow in the North (2007), Penny Dreadful (2014), Far from the Madding Crowd (2015), Belle (2013), The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017), Jude (1996), The Bleak Old Shop of Stuff (2011).

List of victorian england movies

Daniel Deronda (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Daniel Deronda is a British television serial drama adapted by Andrew Davies from the George Eliot novel of the same name. The serial was directed by Tom Hooper, produced by Louis Marks, and was first broadcast in three parts on BBC One from 23 ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: drowning, singer, unlikely couple, rise to the top, romance, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, love triangle, gambling, working class, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1870s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, italy
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Tipping the Velvet (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Set in the 1890s, Tipping the Velvet tells the lesbian love affair between male impersonator music hall star Kitty Butler and Nan Astley.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, fall in love, performer's life, lesbian interest, sexual relations, love and romance, couples, cross dressing, homosexuality, sex, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1890s, victorian era
Place: england, europe
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The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two young gentlemen living in 1890s England use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") on the sly, which is fine until they both fall in love with women using that name, which leads to a comedy of mistaken identities...
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, false identity, diary, comedy of errors, couple relations, romance, friendship, verbal byplay, new love, pleasure, relatives, country estate ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, victorian era, 1890s ...
Place: england, europe, london
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The Cater Street Hangman (1998)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With the help of a feisty aristocratic woman, a working-class Scotland Yard inspector hunts for a serial killer of young women in Victorian London.
Plot: murder, adultery, serial killer, pregnancy, parent child relationship, sibling relationship, father daughter relationship, sister sister relationship, doctor, blood, loss of sister, inspector ...
Time: victorian england, 1800s, 19th century, victorian era
Place: england
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The Shadow in the North (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an elderly client loses a fortune on an investment, fearless Sally Lockhart will stop at nothing to rectify the situation — even if it means risking everything important to her in the process. As Sally sorts out the threads of the mystery — ...
Style: suspenseful, talky, serious, realistic
Plot: amateur sleuth, murder, mystery, amateur detective, investigation, detective agency, crime, uncover truth, crimes, partners against crime, private detective, mind game ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1870s
Place: england, europe, london
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 8.2
 96K
Penny Dreadful (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Ireland, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller ...
Style: gothic, scary, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, witch, imaginary, haunted by the past, mysterious character, monster, secret, research, fear, frankenstein's monster, scientist ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian england, victorian
Place: england, london
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Far from the Madding Crowd (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy, Far from the Madding Crowd is the story of independent, beautiful and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene, who attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer, captivated by her fetching ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, romantic, scenic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, housekeeper, soldier, romance, wooing, dishonesty, society, couples, obsession ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, victorian era, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
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 7.4
 25K
Belle (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: BELLE is inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle, the illegitimate mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral. Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield and his wife, Belle's lineage affords her certain privileges, yet ...
Style: emotional, stylized, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: slavery, forbidden love, social differences, aristocracy, society, estate, high society, interracial relations, racism, love and romance, heir heiress, slave ...
Time: 18th century, victorian england, 1780s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, caribbean, london, africa ...
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The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1843, Dickens was a literary rock star, but struggling financially after the slow sales of his previous novel, Martin Chuzzlewit. Seized with the vision of a story that would fire the hearts of humanity, Dickens pitched his publishers A Christmas ...
Plot: child labor, publisher, christmas, father son relationship, debt, poverty, wife husband relationship, literary agent, novelist, troubled past, inspiration, writing ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, 1800s
Place: turkey, new york
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 7.0
 9K
Jude (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In late 19th-century England, Jude aspires to be an academic, but is hobbled by his blue-collar background. Instead, he works as a stonemason and is trapped in an unloving marriage to a farmer's daughter named Arabella. But when his wife leaves ...
Style: emotional, serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: forbidden love, romance, couple relations, loveless marriage, destiny, social differences, student life, injustice, love and romance, society, couples, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1890s, 1880s ...
Place: england, europe, britain, australia
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The Bleak Old Shop of Stuff (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: A Victorian comedy adventure in the style of Charles Dickens following shop owner Jedrington Secret-Past. Jedrington teams up with a seemingly charming new business partner, Harmswell Grimstone. As the Secret-Past family's fortunes rise, it ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: parody, family relations, family life, confined, escapades, disorder, debt, christmas, holiday, owner
Time: victorian, victorian england
Place: england, europe, london
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First Men in the Moon (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on the HG Wells story. The world is delighted when a space craft containing a crew made up of the world's astronauts lands on the moon, they think for the first time. But the delight turns to shock when the astronauts discover an old ...
Style: stylized, serious, fairy tale, light, colourful ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: moon, space travel, alien, adventure, extinction, astronaut, passenger, adventurer, deadly creature, moon landing, rescue, survival ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, year 1964, 1890s ...
Place: england, europe, ussr, antarctica
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The Ruby in the Smoke (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Victorian England, Sally Lockhart receives an anonymous note sending her on a mysterious quest. Her father has recently died and feeling suffocated living with her elderly aunt moves in with newfound friends, a photographer and his sister. She is ...
Plot: father, death, amateur sleuth, death of father, understanding, murder investigation, haunted by the past, orphan, mysterious death, death of parent
Time: victorian england, victorian era, 19th century
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 5.4
 2K
Time Changer (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The year is 1890 and Bible professor Russell Carlisle has written a new manuscript entitled "The Changing Times". His colleague, Dr. Norris Anderson, believes that what Carlisle has written could greatly affect the future of coming ...
Style: psychological, serious, biting, christian film
Plot: time travel, time machine, morality, bible, ethics, christianity, christian, professor, redemption, future dystopia, religions or cults, society ...
Time: future, victorian england, 1890s, victorian era
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The Great Train Robbery (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Victorian England, a master criminal makes elaborate plans to steal a shipment of gold from a moving train.
Style: clever, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: heist, horse carriage, british history, historic figure, train robbery, crime, safecracker, train ride, strangulation, rehearsal, gold, master criminal ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1850s
Place: england, europe, london
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Doctor Dolittle (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Get ready for the wildest adventure of a lifetime in the most ambitious production ever brought to film. Earning a 1967 Academy Award nomination for Best Picture, this dazzling fantasy turns both ordinary and exotic animals into talking, dancing and ...
Style: semi serious, offbeat, stylized, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: island, rainstorm, snail, vegetarian, shell, parrot, village, friendship, family, adventure, adventurer, animal life ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1840s, 1930s
Place: england, africa, europe
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The Best House in London (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Victorian London, the British Government attempts a solution to the problem of prostitution by establishing the world's most fabulous brothel.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, sexy
Plot: prostitute, vengeance, brothel, gender bending, working undercover, dishonesty, female nudity
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian era
Place: asia, england, europe, india, london
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 8.1
 17K
Ripper Street (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 59 min.
Story: A drama set in the East End of London in 1889, during the aftermath of the "Ripper" murders. The action centres around the notorious H Division – the police precinct from hell – which is charged with keeping order in the chaotic ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: police detective, serial killer, killings, investigator, crimes, danger, urban, fist fighting, victim, multiple suspects, notoriety, responsibility ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1880s
Place: england, europe, london, east end london
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The Carmilla Movie (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It has been five years since Laura and Carmilla vanquished the apocalypse and Carmilla became a bonafide mortal human. They have settled in to a cozy apartment in downtown Toronto, Laura continues to hone her journalism skills while Carmilla adjusts ...
Plot: vampire, lgbt, vengeful ghost, lesbian, female vampire, haunted house, ghost, spell, time travel, magic, ex lover, revenge
Time: victorian england, victorian era
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 7.5
 2K
Oliver Twist (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Oliver is born into poverty and misfortune - the son of an unmarried mother, who dies shortly after his birth. He is soon delivered to the workhouse, where the cruel Mr. Bumble oversees children tormented by starvation and suffering. When Oliver ...
Style: realistic, bleak, gloomy, sentimental, touching
Plot: orphan, thief, injustice, crimes, urban, society, youth, life is a bitch, friends, friendship, down on your luck, kidnapping ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england
Place: england, europe, london
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Angels and Insects (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In Victorian England, wealthy patriarch Sir Harald Alabaster invites an impoverished biologist, William Adamson, into his home. There, William tries to continue his work, but is distracted by Alabaster's seductive daughter, Eugenia. William and ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: incest, destructive relationship, erection, scientist, siblings relations, parents and children, fall in love, class society, love and romance, romance, society, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 18th century
Place: england, europe
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 7.2
 201
Station Jim (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At a rural railway station in Victorian England, Jim is a spunky Jack Russell Terrier who escapes his mean master at the circus, and is soon befriended by station porter Bob and lonely orphan Henry. His performing feats soon become a local ...
Plot: dog, orphanage, railway, assassination, train, fire, queen
Time: victorian england
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 6.8
 1K
Dark Angel (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Drama about the real-life Victorian serial killer Mary Ann Cotton.
Plot: serial killer, british, adultery, marriage, poison, true crime, manipulation, femme fatale
Time: victorian england, 19th century
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 5.2
 241
Angelica (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A couple living in Victorian London endure an unusual series of psychological and supernatural effects following the birth of their child.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: spiritualism, supernatural, ghost, family in danger, haunted house, danger, babies and infants, couple relations, parents and children, family in crisis, life turned upside down, couples ...
Time: victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, london
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My Talks with Dean Spanley (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in Edwardian England where upper lips are always stiff and men from the Colonies are not entirely to be trusted, Fisk Senior has little time or affection for his son, but when the pair visit an eccentric Indian, they start a strange journey that ...
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, cynical
Plot: dog, aging, self discovery, elderly, imaginary, family relations, social relations, supernatural, supernatural ability, parents and children, social differences, dull life ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, victorian england
Place: england, europe, new zealand
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Premature Burial (1962)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An artist grows distant from his new wife as an irrational horror of premature burial consumes him.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, tomb, nightmare, cat, cemetery, spider, grave robber, crypt, marriage, dog, coffin, rat ...
Time: 60s, victorian england
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984–1985), The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1986–1988), The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991–1993) and The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (1994), collectively known as Sherlock Holmes, are a series of ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, investigation, riddles and clues, sherlock holmes, mastermind, who done it, partners against crime, adventure, ego clash, murder, friendship, misfit partners ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian era
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Great Expectations (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 'Great Expectations' opens with Pip as a boy (played as an young man by newcomer Douglas Booth, 'The Pillars of the Earth') on the marshes near his home, where he encounters the desperate escapee Magwitch (Winstone). Pip is ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, emotional, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: orphan, generosity, rags to riches, convict, lawyer, inheritance, power of love, lovers, obsession, social differences, romance, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1820s
Place: england
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Murdoch Mysteries (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A Victorian-era Toronto detective uses then-cutting edge forensic techniques to solve crimes, with the assistance of a female coroner who is also struggling for recognition in the face of tradition, based on the books by Maureen Jennings.
Style: clever, atmospheric, serious, stylized, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police investigation, riddles and clues, crime, uncover truth, partners against crime, mind game, workplace, forensics, unconventional method, partners, boss and employee ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, edwardian era, victorian era ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 7.6
 2K
Dickensian (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dickensian intertwines the realm of fictional characters in Charles Dickens’ novels—including Scrooge, Fagin and Miss Havisham—in half-hour episodes, as their lives intertwine in 19th century London. The Old Curiosity Shop sits next door to ...
Plot: period piece, murder
Time: victorian england, 1840s, victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
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