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 captivating, realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful and atmospheric films and TV shows about / with victorian england, society, murder, love and romance, friendship, social differences, romance, crimes, couple relations and period piece plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Romance genres shot in UK, USA, Ireland and other countries.
victorian england
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victorian england movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as victorian england: Miss Scarlet and the Duke (2020), Enola Holmes (2020), Far from the Madding Crowd (2015), Dracula (2013), Ripper Street (2012), The Nevers (2021), Oliver Twist (2007), Dolittle (2020), Great Expectations (2011), Penny Dreadful (2014).

List of victorian england movies

Miss Scarlet and the Duke (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
TV show
Story: When Eliza Scarlet’s father dies, he leaves her penniless, but she resolves to continue his detective agency. To operate in a male-dominated world, though, she needs a partner... step forward a detective known as the Duke. Eliza and The Duke ...
Style: colourful, entertaining, humorous, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, family outing
Plot: female detective, victorian england, private detective, crime investigation, victorian age, forensics, detective agency, investigation, female police detective, crimes, adventure, policewoman ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: london
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 6.6
 149K
Enola Holmes (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: While searching for her missing mother, intrepid teen Enola Holmes uses her sleuthing skills to outsmart big brother Sherlock and help a runaway lord.
Style: feminist film, romantic, funny, mysterious, exciting
Plot: female detective, victorian england, runaway teen, feminism, amateur detective, private detective, sherlock holmes, teenage love, breaking the fourth wall, child prodigy, female protagonist, master of disguise ...
Time: victorian era
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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: emotional, romantic, serious, realistic, scenic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, victorian england, romance, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, countryside, english countryside, couples, dishonesty, unrequited love, obsession ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
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The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A fresh and distinctive take on Charles Dickens’ semi-autobiographical masterpiece, The Personal History of David Copperfield, set in the 1840s, chronicles the life of its iconic title character as he navigates a chaotic world to find his elusive ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, sentimental, semi serious, captivating
Plot: victorian england, orphan, child's point of view, aunt, poverty, betrayal, friendship, guardian, maturation, survivor, society, social differences ...
Time: 1800s, 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
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 7.3
 29K
Dracula (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: It's the late 19th century, and the mysterious Dracula has arrived in London, posing as an American entrepreneur who wants to bring modern science to Victorian society. He's especially interested in the new technology of electricity, which ...
Style: captivating, colourful, sentimental, gothic
Plot: dracula, victorian england, vampire, immortality, unrequited love, vampire hunter, love triangle, suspicion, manipulation, reincarnation, murder, revenge ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, victorian era
Place: london, ottoman empire
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 8.1
 20K
Ripper Street (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
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: tense, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, who done it, police detective, killings, crimes, danger, victorian england, investigator, multiple suspects, victim, fist fighting, responsibility ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1880s
Place: england, london, europe, east end london
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 7.4
 18K
The Nevers (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: In the last years of Victoria's reign, London is beset by the "Touched": people — mostly women — who suddenly manifest abnormal abilities, some charming, some very disturbing. Among them are Amalia True, a mysterious, quick-fisted ...
Style: futuristic, tense, captivating, epic
Plot: victorian england, showdown, supernatural power, strong female lead, magical girl, battles, magic, women, teamwork, team, fight, good versus evil ...
Time: victorian era
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 7.4
 3K
Oliver Twist (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 176 min.
TV show
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: sentimental, touching, sincere, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: orphan, victorian england, thief, child's point of view, street kid, social decay, friendship, society, youth, life is a bitch, injustice, danger ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: europe, england, london
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 5.6
 56K
Dolittle (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, China, UK, Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A physician discovers that he can talk to animals.
Style: light, funny, humorous, not serious, entertaining
Audience: kids
Plot: animals, veterinarian, victorian england, animal human communication, journey, family, doctor, talking animals, adventure, male protagonist, ship, island ...
Time: victorian era, 2020s
Place: buckingham palace, usa
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Great Expectations (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, twists and turns, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: victorian england, orphan, generosity, lovers, rags to riches, convict, romance, inheritance, destiny, obsession, society, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1820s
Place: england, london
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 8.2
 116K
Penny Dreadful (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, dark fantasy, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, witch, victorian england, psychotherapy, werewolf, imaginary, mysterious character, fear, black magic, haunted by the past, scientist ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1890s
Place: england, london
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The Shadow in the North (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: victorian england, murder, amateur sleuth, uncover truth, investigation, partners against crime, mind game, mystery, amateur detective, partners, danger, private detective ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1870s
Place: england, london, europe
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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 ...
Style: thought provoking, feel good, humorous, captivating
Plot: victorian england, christmas, book, father son relationship, publisher, debt, poverty, charles dickens, inspiration, sleeping, friend, writing ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, year 1943
Place: turkey, new york, london
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The Living and the Dead (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Somerset, 1894. A house that’s almost as old as the English countryside itself. A brilliant young couple inherit the farm and are determined to start a new life together. But their presence in this isolated corner of England starts to unleash ...
Style: bleak, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: victorian england, marriage, ghost, paranormal investigation, psychology, bereavement, supernatural power, husband wife relationship, clergy, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, life & death ...
Time: 19th century
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The Forsyte Saga (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 276 min.
TV show
Story: In 2002, the first two books and the first interlude of John Galsworthy's trilogy The Forsyte Saga were adapted by Granada Television for the ITV network. Additional funding for this production was provided by American PBS station WGBH, the ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, stylized, family saga ...
Plot: high society, family relations, love and romance, love affair, society, unfulfilled love, couple relations, forbidden love, period piece, rich and poor, adultery, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1920s, victorian era, 20s ...
Place: england, europe
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 7.6
 3K
Dickensian (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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 ...
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, stylized
Plot: charles dickens, victorian england, murder, investigation, family problems, crimes, city life, financial problem, social problems, police, family relations, money problems ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1840s
Place: england, london
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 7.3
 30K
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: captivating, emotional, stylized, serious, inspirational ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: slavery, interracial relations, aristocracy, social differences, white male black female relationship, love and romance, society, high society, period piece, forbidden love, racism, estate ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1780s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, london, caribbean, africa ...
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A Christmas Carol (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Miser Ebenezer Scrooge is awakened on Christmas Eve by spirits who reveal to him his own miserable existence, what opportunities he wasted in his youth, his current cruelties, and the dire fate that awaits him if he does not change his ways. Scrooge ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, exciting, humorous, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, ghost, redemption, holiday, rich and poor, greed, christmas eve, snow, disney, life changing experience, regret, human nature ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, future, 1840s
Place: england, europe, london, united kingdom
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 6.8
 2K
Dark Angel (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 63 min.
TV show
Story: Drama about the real-life Victorian serial killer Mary Ann Cotton.
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, victorian england, true crime, femme fatale, manipulation, violent, deadly, murder, crimes, insanity, violence, sadism ...
Time: 19th century
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The Happy Prince (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Belgium, Italy, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: THE HAPPY PRINCE tells the story of the last days of Oscar Wilde. This great man of letters, once one of the most famous authors in England, is now a superstar on the skids. As Oscar lies on his death bed, the past comes flooding back to him, ...
Style: gay cinema, touching, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: gay, gay romance, gay lead character, victorian england, gay relationship, downfall, gay erotica, lgbt, gay couple, gay slur, gay friend, writers ...
Time: 19th century
Place: paris france, naples italy, london
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, sherlock holmes, investigation, riddles and clues, mastermind, partners against crime, who done it, victorian england, murder, ego clash, adventure, talented ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
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 7.2
 14K
Mrs Brown (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Queen Victoria is deeply depressed after the death of her husband, disappearing from public. Her servant Brown, who adores her, through caress and admiration brings her back to life, but that relationship creates scandalous situation and is likely ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: queen victoria, friendship, politics, widow, queen, victorian england, romance, state affairs, platonic, assassination attempt, royalty, relationships ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, 1880s
Place: england, scotland, europe, london
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The Crimson Petal and the White (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 274 min.
TV show
Story: Follow Sugar into the underbelly of Victorian London seething with vitality, sexuality, ambition and emotion.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, stylized, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, social climbing, love affair, rich and poor, victorian england, social differences, mistress, couple relations, couples, diary, power relations, high society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1880s
Place: england, london, europe
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Year of the Rabbit (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the dark heart of Victorian London, Detective Inspector Rabbit is a hardened booze-hound who's seen it all. Rabbit's been chasing bad guys for as long as he can remember, but these days his heart keeps stopping at inopportune ...
Style: parody, sitcom, captivating, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: police, victorian england, investigation, police officer, police investigation, absurdism, father daughter relationship, murder, stepfather, adopted daughter, police partner, rival ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s, 1800s
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Daniel Deronda (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 210 min.
TV show
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, realistic, captivating
Plot: aristocracy, drowning, love triangle, social differences, love affair, ambition, unlikely couple, romance, society, rise to the top, betrayal, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1870s
Place: england, europe, italy, london
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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: witty, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, romance, false identity, social differences, friendship, comedy of errors, couples, disorder, victorian england, diary, love story, happy ending ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1890s, 1920s ...
Place: england, europe, london
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A Werewolf in England (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In Victorian-Era England, a Parish Councillor and criminal take refuge from a storm, at a remote countryside Inn. Forced to stay the night, they soon uncover a deadly pact between the strange Innkeepers and the flesh-hungry werewolves that inhabit ...
Style: psychotronic, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Plot: criminal, werewolf, victorian england, curses spells and rituals, peril, society, rescue, death, chase, murder, creature, violence ...
Place: england
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 4.9
 690
Angelica (2015)
Genre: Drama, 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: supernatural, spiritualism, couples, haunted house, ghost, family problems, couple relations, family relations, disorder, danger, parents and children, family in crisis ...
Time: victorian, victorian era
Place: london, england
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Murdoch Mysteries (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
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: atmospheric, clever, stylized, twists and turns, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police investigation, riddles and clues, crime, uncover truth, forensics, mind game, partners against crime, workplace, unconventional method, murder investigation, crimes ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1890s, edwardian era
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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Stiff Upper Lips (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, India
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Stiff Upper Lips is a broad parody of British period films, especially the lavish Merchant-Ivory productions of the 'eighties and early 'nineties. Although it specifically targets A Room with a View, Chariots of Fire, Maurice, A Passage to ...
Style: parody, humorous, witty, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: victorian england, young woman, culture clash, youth, young lovers, master and servant, society, love and romance, looking for love, couple relations, college life, rich and poor ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 20th century, 1900s ...
Place: italy, england, india, europe, asia
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