Post world war one movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant post world war one movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic, sexy, captivating and romantic films and TV shows about / with friendship, dancing, death, world war one, love, flashback, husband wife relationship, dancer, betrayal and photograph plots mostly in Drama, Romance and War genres shot in UK, France, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as post world war one: Frantz (2016), Leatherheads (2008), Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017), See You Up There (2017), Cider with Rosie (1998), Hugo (2011), The Little Stranger (2018), Enchanted April (1991), The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015), Mosley (1998).

List of post world war one movies

 7.5
 16K
Frantz (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the aftermath of WWI, a young German who grieves the death of her fiancé in France meets a mysterious French man who visits the fiance’s grave to lay flowers.
Style: sentimental, touching, inspirational, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: world war one, french soldier, grave, german soldier, sadness, death of loved one, casualty of war, soldier, post war, guilty conscience, hotel, violinist ...
Time: post world war one, year 1919, 1910s, year 1918
Place: germany, paris france, france
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 6.0
 33K
Leatherheads (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A light hearted comedy about the beginnings of Professional American Football. When a decorated war hero and college all star is tempted into playing professional football. Everyone see the chance to make some big money, but when a reporter digs up ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, stylized, inspirational ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: american football, football, sport, underdog, sport team, redemption, vengeance, justice, life philosophy, rivalry, hopes, ambition ...
Time: 1920s, post world war one, 1930s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, minnesota, chicago illinois, usa, france ...
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Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The behind the scenes story of the life of A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son Christopher Robin.
Style: sad, factual, melancholic, thought provoking, motivational ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: winnie the pooh, father son relationship, childhood, traumatic childhood, fame, writers, husband wife relationship, playwright, marital problem, nanny, toys, little boy ...
Time: post world war one, future, 1930s, year 1934, year 1941
Place: england, london, new york
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The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany, Italy, Spain, France, Switzerland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In 1920s Ireland young doctor Damien O'Donovan prepares to depart for a new job in a London hospital. As he says his goodbyes at a friend's farm, British Black and Tans arrive, and a young man is killed. Damien joins his brother Teddy in ...
Style: political, bleak, sexy, brutal, factual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: civil war, ira, rebellion, war, politics, resistance, freedom, irish republican army, injustice, occupation, debate, traitor ...
Time: 1920s, post world war one, 1910s, 20th century, 70s
Place: ireland, england, dublin ireland, northern ireland, europe ...
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See You Up There (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: November 1918. A few days before the Armistice, Édouard Péricourt saves Albert Maillard's life. These two men have nothing in common but the war. Lieutenant Pradelle, by ordering a senseless assault, destroys their lives while binding them as ...
Style: thought provoking, tense, disturbing, captivating, dark ...
Plot: world war one, swindle, sculptor, saving a life, soldier, wound, scam, death, banker, battlefield, corruption, cemetery ...
Time: year 1918, 1920s, 1910s, post world war one, year 1919
Place: paris france, france, morocco
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Cider with Rosie (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Produced for the PBS TV series Masterpiece Theatre, this adaptation of Laurie Lee's autobiographical novel follows a young man's maturation in the country town of Gloucestershire near the end of World War I. As young Laurie (Dashiell ...
Plot: children, youth, blended family, english countryside, poet, war veteran, single parent, nude girl, teenage girl, first kiss, teenage boy, mother son relationship ...
Time: post world war one
Place: england
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 7.5
 324K
Hugo (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and ...
Style: touching, visually appealing, light, fairy tale, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: steampunk, orphan, adventure, magical, friendship, robot, hopes, filmmaking, destiny, street kid, secret, kids in trouble ...
Time: 1920s, post world war one, 20th century, 1930s, year 1931
Place: paris france, france, europe
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The Little Stranger (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Ireland, UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In a dusty post-war summer in rural Warwickshire, a doctor is called to a patient at lonely Hundreds Hall. Home to the Ayres family for over two centuries, the Georgian house is now in decline. But are the Ayreses haunted by something more sinister ...
Style: psychotronic, enigmatic, bleak, melancholic, scary ...
Plot: country estate, supernatural, paranormal, ghost, supernatural power, country house, haunted house, doctor, haunted by the past, mystery, paranormal phenomena, characters in danger ...
Time: year 1947, year 1919, post world war one, post world war two
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Enchanted April (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on Elizabeth Von Arnim's novel, four Englishwomen rent an Italian villa on holiday.
Style: talky, sentimental, touching, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: beautiful scenery, friendship, castle, women, love, romance, self discovery, summer, marriage, vacation, destiny, culture clash ...
Time: 1920s, future, 20th century, post world war one
Place: italy, england, london, europe
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The Mystic Archives of Dantalian (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Mystic Archives of Dantalian is a Japanese light novel series written by Gakuto Mikumo and illustrated by G-Yuusuke. The series started serialization in Kadokawa Shoten's light novel magazine The Sneaker on February 29, 2008. A manga ...
Style: gothic, seinen, suspense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: demon, magic, supernatural, ghost, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, paranormal, violence, fear, characters in danger, exorcism, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 1920s, post world war one
Place: england
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The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA, Singapore, Hong Kong, United Arab Emirates, India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University during WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor, G.H. Hardy.
Style: intellectual, philosophical, clever, inspirational, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids
Plot: mathematics, genius, scientist, mathematician, imagination, culture clash, science, philosophy, self discovery, life, transformation, university student ...
Time: 1910s, year 1914, pre world war one, year 1976, post world war one ...
Place: england, india, bombay india
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 7.3
 133
Mosley (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Mosley was a 1998 television serial produced for Channel 4 based on British fascist Oswald Mosley's life in the period between the two world wars. The series was directed by Robert Knights, from a screenplay by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, ...
Plot: politics, british politics, anti semitism, british history, anti communism, nazism, politician, racist, political protest, nazi, fascism, womanizer ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, post world war one, pre world war two
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A Month in the Country (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in the early 1920s, the film follows Tom Birkin, who has been employed to carry out restoration work on a Medieval mural discovered in a church in the small rural community of Oxgodby, Yorkshire. The escape to the idyllic countryside is ...
Style: scenic, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, affectionate ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, loneliness, depression, church, introspection, haunted by the past, escape from reality, village, healing, world war one veteran, mural, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 1920s, 19th century, 1910s, post world war one
Place: england, texas, europe, yorkshire
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 7.2
 227
Spider's Web (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 196 min.
Story: Ulrich Mühe plays a German businessman who was born completely without scruples. This makes him an eminently suitable candidate for success in the chaotic years after World War I. The shameless man's story is contrasted with that of his polar ...
Plot: revolution, german history, world war two, male nudity, homosexual, male objectification, decadence, hate, female nudity, immorality, businessman, extramarital affair ...
Time: post world war one, 1920s
Place: berlin germany, germany
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The Weather in the Streets (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Passion comes calling when a man suffering through an unhappy marriage in 1920s England runs into first love.
Plot: self destructing, melancholy, male female relationship, pain, first love, extramarital affair, love, fear, marriage, adultery, infidelity, pregnancy ...
Time: 1920s, post world war one
Place: england
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Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, Malta
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Genius Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an American tycoon aboard the Orient Express train.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, artsy, twist ending, dramatic ...
Plot: investigation, murder mystery, train, whodunit, vengeance, murder, snow, private detective, crimes, justice, conspiracy, suspect ...
Time: 1930s, year 1934, 1920s, pre world war two, post world war one
Place: alps, venice, jerusalem, istanbul turkey, mediterranean sea ...
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Those Who Pay with Their Lives (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An uncompromising journalist obsessed with the idea of absolute justice ends up committing suicide after reading his father's biography.
Plot: peeping, male female relationship, female nudity, theater, wealth, journalist, politician, newspaper, poet, expose, intrigue, ex soldier ...
Time: post world war one
Place: bucharest
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 6.7
 196
Memed My Hawk (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In 1920s Turkey, a young peasant is smitten with a beautiful young girl, who has been promised in marriage to the fat, dullard cousin of the province's powerful and corrupt governor. When an assassination attempt is made against the official, ...
Plot: hawk, tradition, death, highwayman, turkish army, kidnapping, robbery, peasant, murder, arranged marriage, village, countryside ...
Time: post world war one, 1920s
Place: turkey
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 6.9
 5K
Marguerite (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France, Czech Republic, Belgium
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Paris in the 1920s. Marguerite Dumont is a wealthy woman with a passion for music and the opera. For years, she has performed regularly for a circle of guests. But Marguerite sings tragically out of tune and no one has ever told her. Her husband and ...
Style: light, humorous, sincere, captivating
Plot: opera, eccentricity, husband wife relationship, delusion, secret, bad singing, money, fan, hypocrite, opera singer, infidelity, women ...
Time: 1920s, post world war one, year 1915
Place: paris france, france
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The Murdered House (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After World War I, a young ex-soldier, Sébastien Monge, returns to his home village. Ignorant of his past, he learns that, 24 years before, his entire family was slain in their home one stormy night. Only Sébastien, then a four-month old baby, was ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: female nudity, world war one, crimes, obsessive quest, mystery, rivalry, village, murder, haunted by the past, vengeance, magic spell, bakery ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1890s, post world war one
Place: south of france
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 6.4
 67K
The Awakening (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart (Hall) visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, gothic, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, afterlife, boarding school, fear, haunted by the past, investigation, murder, death, teacher, supernatural horror ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, post world war one
Place: england, europe, london, britain
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Love in Thoughts (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A posthumous look at the last days of Guenther's life as he, his best friend, and his sister let loose on a four-day binge of alcohol, drugs, and sex.
Style: serious, stylized, disturbing, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: gays and lesbians, friendship, gay, betrayal, youth, lgbt, lifestyle, romance, celebration, bohemian life, weekend, love triangle ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, post world war one, pre world war two
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe
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Life and Nothing But (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: January, 1920. 350,000 French soldiers remain missing in action. Major Dellaplane tirelessly matches the dead and the wounded with families' descriptions. Honor and ethics drive him; he hates the idea of "the unknown soldier." Into ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, anthology
Plot: world war one, war, anti war, interwar period, time travel, missing person, research, obsessive quest, unfulfillment, soldier, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, post world war one
Place: france, europe
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 7.1
 4K
Sweet Land (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in 1920, Inge travels from Germany to rural Minnesota in order to meet the man destined to be her husband.
Style: touching, stylized, melancholic, sweet, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: countryside, citizenship, romance, prejudice, friendship, family, society, social issues, small town, farmer, wedding, fall in love ...
Time: 1920s, 60s, 20th century, post world war one
Place: minnesota, usa, germany, europe
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Defenders of Riga (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Latvia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The film dramatizes November 11, 1919- a crucial date in the battle for Latvian independence. A year after the end of the official hostilities of WWI, a renegade German general and troops remain outside the Latvian capital. Latvian riflemen, most of ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: world war one, soldier, battles, against the odds, ambition, life is a bitch, military, war, firearm
Time: 1920s, 1910s, post world war one, year 1919
Place: latvia, europe
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 6.5
 4K
Mrs Dalloway (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 97 min.
Story: As society hostess Clarissa Dalloway prepares for another of her legendary parties, she finds herself haunted by figures and scenes from her passionate adolescence.
Style: talky, sexy, clever, witty, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mental illness, romance, gender, lesbian, friendship, british, world war one, destiny, writers, wartime, memory, redemption ...
Time: 18th century, 1920s, 20th century, victorian era, 1890s ...
Place: london, england, europe, asia, india
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Love in the Time of Cholera (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico, UK, Colombia
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In Colombia just after the Great War, an old man falls from a ladder; dying, he professes great love for his wife. After the funeral, a man calls on the widow - she dismisses him angrily. Flash back more than 50 years to the day Florentino Ariza, a ...
Style: sexy, emotional, psychological, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: romance, letter, impossible love, love, love triangle, magic realism, nudity (full frontal - brief), unlikely friendships, betrayal, visceral, multiple storylines, justice ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s, 1870s, post world war one ...
Place: colombia, latin america, caribbean, paris france
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The Maiden and the Wolves (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Not long before World War I, in a French Alpine town near the Italian border, a pack of slaughtered wolves is delivered to local taxidermist Leon (Patrick Chesnais). A surviving black cub comes down from the mountains looking for his family, and is ...
Style: emotional, serious, disturbing, captivating, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, wolf, mountain, adventure, escapades, beast, wilderness, world war one, female protagonist, animals, forest, nature ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, post world war one
Place: alps, france, europe
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The Great Gatsby (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his neighbor, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby's circle, becoming a witness to obsession ...
Style: captivating, stylized, sexy, serious, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, fall in love, love and romance, society, love triangle, love affair, romance, bittersweet, gangsters, millionaire, wealth, distopia ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, post world war one, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, long island
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Captain Conan (1996)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Bulgaria near the end of World War I: Conan, warrior and wolf, leads a band of 50 ruthless French fighters who love hand-to-hand combat. Their motto: "We forgot to take prisoners, Captain." At war's end, the unit goes to Bucharest, ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspense
Plot: world war one, war, french army, military life, society, heroism, brutality, interwar period, heroes, soldier, murder, alcohol abuse ...
Time: year 1918, 1910s, year 1919, 20th century, post world war one
Place: macedonia, bulgaria, romania, europe, brittany ...
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