1910s movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant 1910s movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, emotional, stylized, talky and melancholic films and TV shows about / with society, love and romance, catastrophe, culture clash, world war one, couples, period piece, mentor, idealism and dialogue plots mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
1910s
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1910s movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as 1910s: Testament of Youth (2014), The Last Station (2009), Peaky Blinders (2013), Mary Poppins (1964), The White Ribbon (2009), Parade's End (2012), Birdsong (2012), A Young Doctor's Notebook (2012), The Last Emperor (1987), King of Devil's Island (2010).

List of 1910s movies

Testament of Youth (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Denmark
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Testament of Youth is a powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that war from a woman’s point of view. A searing journey from youthful hopes and ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, emotional, based on memoir ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: war, wartime life, life is a bitch, love and romance, nurse, love affair, poetry, aspiring writer, nursing, compassion, war injury, army ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1918, 18th century, 19th century
Place: oxford university, england, london, europe, flanders ...
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The Last Station (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Russia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A historical drama that illustrates Russian author Leo Tolstoy's struggle to balance fame and wealth with his commitment to a life devoid of material things. The Countess Sofya, wife and muse to Leo Tolstoy, uses every trick of seduction on her ...
Style: sentimental, serious, emotional, factual, touching ...
Plot: russian, golden years, writer's life, family relations, love and romance, parents and children, adultery, lifestyle, betrayal, husband wife relationship, philosophy, seduction ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 8.8
 181K
Peaky Blinders (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England and centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby, who means to move up in the world.
Style: captivating, serious, atmospheric, clever, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, society, family relations, rivalry, rise to the top, gangsters, crimes, crime, organized crime, fighting crime, determination, mafia ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: england
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 7.8
 139K
Mary Poppins (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.
Style: uplifting, touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: nanny, mischievous children, magic, fox hunt, bank, dancing, family, new job, confidence, sibling relationship, parent child relationship, young heroes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: europe, london, england
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The White Ribbon (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Canada
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years just before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery.
Style: epic, atmospheric, bleak, disturbing, stylized ...
Plot: sexual abuse, punishment, child abuse, physical appearance, children, small village, pastor, village, school teacher, nanny, village life, death ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, italy, northern germany
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 7.7
 9K
Parade's End (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: In the years before the First World War, three Britons are drawn into fraught and ultimately tragic relations: Anglican Christopher Tietjens, second son of the lord of the manor of Groby, Yorkshire, who is a disconsolate, Tory statistician in ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, high society, love and romance, loveless marriage, war, estate, romance, countryside, couples, crumbling marriage, couple relations, social differences ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
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 7.4
 5K
Birdsong (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
Story: As an English soldier fights in the horrific trenches of northern France, he is haunted by the memories of his forbidden love affair with a French woman.
Style: serious, emotional, epic, realistic, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: soldier, love affair, war, young lovers, romance, united kingdom, trench warfare, cheating, infidelity, love and romance, military, couples ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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A Young Doctor's Notebook (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
Story: A young doctor who has graduated at the top of his class from the Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry is thrust out into an isolated and impoverished country side as the village's only doctor. As he learns to adapt to his new ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, witty, realistic ...
Plot: nurse, addiction, self destructing, doctors and patients, hospital, morphine, doctor, drug addict, winter, village, diary, drug addiction ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: russia, europe, medical school
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The Last Emperor (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, Italy, China, France
Duration: 163 min.
Story: A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation ...
Style: epic, emotional, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: arranged marriage, japanese occupation, emperor, communism, suicide attempt, royal family, teacher, buddhism, drug addiction, opium, decadence, suicide ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 1940s, 1950s, 1930s ...
Place: china, asia, japan, beijing china
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King of Devil's Island (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Norway, France, Sweden, Poland
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Based on a true story: Norwegian winter, 1915. On the island Bastøy, outside Oslo, a group of young boys aged 11 to 18, are held in an institution for delinquent youth, notorious for its sadistic regime. One day a new boy, Erling, arrives, ...
Style: bleak, tense, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: island, punishment, prison life, sexual abuse, boarding school life, violence, escape, suicide, beating, riot, humiliation, juvenile detention ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1915
Place: norway, scandinavia, poland, japan
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 7.9
 33K
Jules and Jim (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Paris, before WWI, two friends, Jules (Austrian) and Jim (French) fall in love with the same woman, Catherine. But Catherine loves and marries Jules. After the war, when they meet again in Germany, Catherine starts to love Jim... This is the ...
Style: atmospheric, talky, serious, sexy, clever ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, marriage, adultery, prostitute, musician, jealousy, new wave, love, romance, promiscuity, german ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1920s ...
Place: france, europe, paris france, germany
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 7.5
 34K
Gallipoli (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: As World War I rages, brave and youthful Australians Archy and Frank, both agile runners, become friends and enlist in the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps together. They later find themselves part of the Dardanelles Campaign on the Gallipoli ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, touching, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti war, friendship, military, british empire, running, desert, war, idealism, buddies, innocence lost, soldier, troops ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1915, 18th century
Place: australia, egypt, africa, middle east, turkey ...
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House of Sand (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A woman is taken along with her mother in 1910 to a far-away desert by her husband, and after his passing, is forced to spend the next 59 years of her life hopelessly trying to escape it.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, psychological
Plot: desert, isolation, parents and children, pregnancy, starting over, survival, homecoming, village, village life, interracial sex, female full frontal nudity, female nudity ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: brazil, europe, former yugoslavia, latin america
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The Winslow Boy (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Early 20th century England: while toasting his daughter Catherine's engagement, Arthur Winslow learns the royal naval academy expelled his 14-year-old son, Ronnie, for stealing five shillings. Father asks son if it is true; when the lad denies ...
Style: talky, clever, witty, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lawyer, british, courtroom drama, hotshot lawyer, parents and children, court case, royal court, campaign, family in crisis, fighting the system, legal, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
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Behind the Sun (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, France, Switzerland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Brazilian badlands, April 1910. Tonho is ordered by his father to avenge the death of his older brother. The young man knows that if he commits this crime, his life will be divided in two: the twenty years he has already lived and the few days he ...
Style: bleak, tense, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: family feud, vengeance, revenge, rivalry, circus, desert, family relations, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, family in crisis, coming of age, youth ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: brazil, latin america, argentina, tokyo, middle east
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The Wings of the Dove (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kate is secretly betrothed to a struggling journalist, Merton Densher. But she knows her Aunt Maude will never approve of the match, since Kate's deceased mother has lost all her money in a marriage to a degenerate opium addict. When Kate meets ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, forbidden love, rich and poor, power relations, couple relations, romance, betrayal, death, social differences, fall in love, ambition, dishonesty ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era, 19th century, 1920s
Place: england, london, europe, italy
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 6.1
 3K
Titanic (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada, Hungary
Duration: 190 min.
Story: An extraordinary re-telling of the doomed voyage that features both fictional and historical characters, ranging from steerage passengers to upper class guests.
Style: epic, serious, emotional, realistic, stylized
Plot: sea disaster, ship, titanic, tragedy, iceberg, passenger, survival, ocean or sea, cruise ship, danger, escapades, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: england
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 7.2
 64K
Out of Africa (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Out of Africa tells the story of the life of Danish author Karen Blixen, who at the beginning of the 20th century moved to Africa to build a new life for herself. The film is based on the autobiographical novel by Karen Blixen from 1937.
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, culture clash, syphilis, lion, safari, farm, british colonial, adventure, bankruptcy, destructive relationship, danish ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s ...
Place: africa, kenya, denmark
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 7.4
 19K
Reds (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: A radical American journalist becomes involved with the Communist revolution in Russia and hopes to bring its spirit and idealism to the United States.
Style: epic, captivating, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: politics, russian revolution, journalism, revolution, playwright, love triangle, idealism, romance, lovers reunited, deportation, rehearsal, writer's life ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20s, 20th century, year 1917
Place: russia, new york, usa, middle east, france ...
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The Insect Woman (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A woman, Tome, is born to a lower class family in Japan in 1918. The title refers to an insect, repeating its mistakes, as in an infinite circle. Imamura, with this metaphor, introduces the life of Tome, who keeps trying to change her poor life.
Style: biting, serious, clever, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, countryside, confession, lust, abusive stepfather, brothel, buddhism, prostitution, adultery, cynicism, starvation, greed ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 1960s, 1940s ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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The Cinder Path (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Tale of a farmer's son who gets involved with two sisters, then goes to fight in the trenches in WW1.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, romance, battle zone, love affair, sibling relationship, war, love triangle, farm, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england
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A Sunday in the Country (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In France, before WWI. As every Sunday, an old painter living in the country is visited by his son Gonzague, coming with his wife and his three children. Then his daugther Irene arrives. She is always in a hurry, she lives alone and does not come so ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, touching, reflective ...
Plot: aging, painter, elderly man, countryside, parents and children, weekend, siblings relations, family gatherings, unfulfillment, family relations, human nature, social differences ...
Time: 1910s
Place: france, europe, tokyo
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The Flame Trees of Thika (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Elspeth and her unconventional parents decide to settle down in Kenya and begin a coffee plantation. This is a time of discovery for Elspeth, as she encounters the incredible beauty and cruelty of nature, and new friendships with both Africans and ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: safari, dealing with death, adventure, starting over, small town, introspection, wilderness, small town life, coming of age, orphan, opposites attract, racism ...
Time: 1910s
Place: kenya, africa
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Shout at the Devil (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: During World War One an English adventurer, an American elephant poacher and the latter's attractive young daughter, set out to destroy a German battle-cruiser which is awaiting repairs in an inlet just off Zanzibar. The story is based on a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, ship, military, adventure, one man army, poacher, soldier, daring rescue, race against time, rescue, survival, treasure hunt ...
Time: 1910s
Place: africa, battleship
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The Iceman Cometh (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 239 min.
Story: Set in 1912, the entire film takes place inside a dive bar named The Last Chance Saloon, where its destitute patrons eagerly await the arrival of Hickey, who arrives annually and props everyone up with free drinks and spirited stories of his ...
Style: serious, clever, realistic, gloomy, talky
Plot: prostitute, alcoholic, traveling salesman, bar, betrayal, pimp, couple relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, society, alcohol abuse, down on your luck ...
Time: 1910s
Place: new york, usa
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The Wingless Bird (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: On the eve of World War I, Agnes Conway manages both the business and the problems of her troubled family. She finds the strength to break class barriers and help her sister Jessie marry a good boy from a family of dockside toughs. Is she strong ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: rich and poor, love affair, love triangle, social differences, romance, love and romance, society, power relations, master and servant, betrayal, working class, ambition ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, northern england
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 6.3
 303
1918 (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's 1918, the height of United States involvement in World War I - Liberty Bonds are sold, German immigrants are suspected as traitors or saboteurs, young men everywhere succumb to the patriotism and propaganda and enlist. In a small Texas ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, small town life, americana, love and romance, society, romance, social differences, tragic love, unfulfilled love, family in crisis, homecoming, plague ...
Time: 1910s
Place: texas, usa
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 7.0
 5K
Three Times (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Taiwan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: There are three stories of women and men: in "A Time for Love" set in 1966, a soldier searches for a young woman he met one afternoon playing pool; "A Time for Freedom," set in a bordello in 1911, revolves around a singer's ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy, sentimental ...
Plot: motorcycle, soldier, longing, love affair, brothel, social differences, romance, illegal prostitution, anthology, silent film, tragic love, wartime life ...
Time: 1910s, 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1966 ...
Place: taipei, shanghai, taiwan, shanghai china
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 6.3
 2K
Nickelodeon (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Going from a lawyer to a writer, and then to a film director, is the career path on which we find the bashful Leo Harrigan. But Leo has problems as well, such as being hopelessly smitten with his leading lady, who chooses to reward his attentions by ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, showbiz, artists and showbiz, love triangle, celebrity culture, ambition, love and romance, lifestyle, movie business, fake priest, ostrich ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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The Murder of Mary Phagan (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 251 min.
Story: The Murder of Mary Phagan, a 1987 two-part TV miniseries made by Orion Pictures Corporation and distributed by National Broadcasting Company (NBC), is a dramatization of the story of Leo Frank, a factory manager charged and convicted with murdering ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, thought provoking, based on true events ...
Plot: factory, murder, anti semitism, false accusation, courtroom drama, dedicated lawyer, crime, journalism, murder trial, legal action, legal investigation, uncover truth ...
Time: 1910s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
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