Countryside movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant countryside movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out touching, realistic, feel good, light, sentimental and humorous films and TV shows about / with countryside, dialogue, friendship, childhood, runaway, mentor, storytelling, beautiful scenery, catastrophe and family plots mostly in Drama, Family and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as countryside: Poldark (2015), Rosemary & Thyme (2003), Pride & Prejudice (2005), A Good Year (2006), Little Forest (2018), Anne of Green Gables (1985), Shaun the Sheep (2007), Downton Abbey (2010), Leap Year (2010), Pride and Prejudice (1995).

List of countryside movies

Poldark (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Britain is in the grip of a chilling recession... falling wages, rising prices, civil unrest - only the bankers are smiling. It's 1783 and Ross Poldark returns from the American War of Independence to his beloved Cornwall to find his world in ...
Style: captivating, family saga, realistic, serious, saga ...
Plot: countryside, estate, love and romance, love affair, romance, society, rich and poor, master and servant, poverty, social differences, couple relations, family relations ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, 1780s, georgian era
Place: england, cornwall
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Rosemary & Thyme (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Rosemary & Thyme is a British television mystery series starring Felicity Kendal and Pam Ferris as gardening detectives Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme. The show began on ITV in 2003. The third series ended in August 2007. The theme is murder ...
Style: feel good, realistic, captivating, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: countryside, who done it, female detective, riddles and clues, murder, investigation, private detective, gardener, friendship, murder investigation, partners against crime, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Pride & Prejudice (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Pride & Prejudice is a humorous story of love and life among English gentility during the Georgian era. Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hertfordshire with his overbearing wife and five daughters. If Mr. Bennet dies their house will ...
Style: romantic, dramatic, captivating, witty, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens, family outing
Plot: love, romance, prejudice, happy ending, opposites attract, aristocracy, fall in love, initially antagonists, unlikely couple, wooing, social differences, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1790s, 18th century, georgian era ...
Place: england, britain, united kingdom, london, europe
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A Good Year (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Failed London banker Max Skinner inherits his uncle's vineyard in Provence, where he spent many childhood holidays. Upon his arrival, he meets a woman from California who tells Max she is his long-lost cousin and that the property is hers.
Style: feel good, romantic, sentimental, sexy, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: wine, vineyard, countryside, love story, love and romance, starting over, businessman, inheritance, self discovery, life philosophy, character change, doubts and hesitations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: provence, france, europe, london, england ...
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Little Forest (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young woman leaves the city to return to her hometown in the countryside. Seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, she becomes self-sufficient in a bid to reconnect with nature.
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: countryside, farming, cooking, female protagonist, childhood friend, young woman, mother daughter relationship, friendship, food, pet dog, winter, romance ...
Time: contemporary
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Anne of Green Gables (1985)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada, West Germany, USA
Duration: 199 min.
TV show
Story: At the turn of the century on Prince Edward Island, Matthew Cuthbert and his sister Marilla decide to take on an orphan boy as help for their farm. But they get an unexpected jolt when they're mistakenly sent a girl instead: Anne Shirley. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, witty, feel good, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens, preschoolers ...
Plot: adoption, orphan, teaching the ways of the world, imagination, teenage love, coming of age, countryside, love and romance, young heroes, foster home, little girl, fall in love ...
Time: edwardian era, victorian era, 19th century, 20th century, 18th century
Place: canada
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Shaun the Sheep (2007)
Genre: Animation, Short, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, Finland, Germany
Duration: 7 min.
TV show
Story: Shaun the Sheep is a British stop-motion animated children's television series produced by Aardman Animations, and commissioned by the British Broadcasting Corporation and Westdeutscher Rundfunk, a constituent member of the consortium of German ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, claymation, light ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: countryside, animal life, sheep, animals, friendship, farm, farmer, dog, pets, friends, partners, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Downton Abbey (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the post-Edwardian era—with great events in history having an effect on their lives and on the British social hierarchy.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized, tragicomedy ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: estate, aristocracy, high society, relatives, countryside, manners, traditional versus modern, family life, butler, servant, master and servant, aristocrat ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, edwardian era, 50s, victorian era ...
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, britain
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Leap Year (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When yet another anniversary passes without a marriage proposal from her boyfriend, Anna decides to take action. Aware of a Celtic tradition that allows women to pop the question on Feb. 29, she plans to follow her lover to Dublin and ask him to ...
Style: romantic, touching, sweet, funny, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: fall in love, irish, opposites attract, couples, love and romance, initially antagonists, love affair, love triangle, countryside, road trip, proposal, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe, wales, boston ...
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Pride and Prejudice (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 327 min.
TV show
Story: Jane Austen's classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart.
Style: romantic, stylized, witty, clever, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: prejudice, romance, aristocracy, love and romance, wooing, looking for love, social differences, initially antagonists, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, rich and poor ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era, 1810s, 50s ...
Place: england, london, europe, britain
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We Bought a Zoo (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Benjamin has lost his wife and, in a bid to start his life over, purchases a large house that has a zoo – welcome news for his daughter, but his son is not happy about it. The zoo is in need of renovation and Benjamin sets about the work with the ...
Style: sincere, uplifting, touching, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: animals, single father, happy ending, zoo, father son relationship, countryside, starting over, beautiful scenery, parenthood, tiger, courage, family relations ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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The Secret Garden (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young British girl born and reared in India loses her neglectful parents in an earthquake. She is returned to England to live at her uncle's castle. Her uncle is very distant due to the loss of his wife ten years before. Neglected once again, ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: childhood, countryside, orphan, girl, friendship, little girl, garden, old mansion, sick child, family, magic, uncle ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century
Place: india, england, yorkshire, london, europe ...
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Ferdinand (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ferdinand, a little bull, prefers sitting quietly under a cork tree just smelling the flowers versus jumping around, snorting, and butting heads with other bulls. As Ferdinand grows big and strong, his temperament remains mellow, but one day five ...
Style: touching, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: animals, bull, talking animals, countryside, friendship, bullfighting, pacifist, kindness, farm, escape, girl, goat ...
Time: 2010s
Place: spain, europe, madrid
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The Auction (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Gaby owns a farm on which he raises lambs: Bouchard & Sons Farm. But he has no sons. Rather, he has two daughters that he raised like princesses and who live far away, in the big city. One day, the oldest asks him for some financial support ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, serious, psychological ...
Plot: countryside, farm, parents and children, selflessness, introspection, family relations, father daughter relationship, elderly, parent child relationship, bittersweet, golden years, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
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When Marnie Was There (2014)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Upon being sent to live with relatives in the countryside due to an illness, an emotionally distant adolescent girl becomes obsessed with an abandoned mansion and infatuated with a girl who lives there - a girl who may or may not be real.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, atmospheric, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, teens, chick flick
Plot: friendship, childhood, self discovery, loneliness, countryside, dream, teenage life, adolescence, young girl, coming of age, imaginary friend, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, hokkaido, tokyo, england
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Only Yesterday (1991)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: It’s 1982, and Taeko is 27 years old, unmarried, and has lived her whole life in Tokyo. She decides to visit her family in the countryside, and as the train travels through the night, memories flood back of her younger years: the first immature ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, sentimental, melancholic, poignant ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: childhood, countryside, friendship, self discovery, adolescence, introspection, coming of age, school, village life, deadend life, twentysomething life, dreams ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Nanny McPhee appears at the door of a harried young mother, Mrs. Isabel Green, who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war. But once she’s arrived, Nanny McPhee discovers that the children are fighting a war of their own ...
Style: touching, fairy tale, humorous, captivating, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: nanny, family, countryside, world war two, magic, mischievous children, children, farm, witch, kids and family, wartime life, destiny ...
Time: 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
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Sense and Sensibility (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. Two daughters are the titular opposites.
Style: romantic, sincere, feel good, dramatic, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, happy ending, love, love affair, rich and poor, love triangle, older man younger woman relationship, eligible bachelor, love story, fall in love, rich man poor woman, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian era, 1810s, georgian era
Place: england, london, europe
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Pollyanna (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Pollyanna Whittier goes to live with her wealthy but bitter aunt after the tragic death of her father. Pollyanna shares a game her father taught her -- the 'Glad Game' -- in which everyone can find a silver lining in even the darkest ...
Style: touching, feel good, uplifting, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: optimism, teaching the ways of the world, friendship, small town life, orphan, small town, hopes, young heroes, family, countryside, friends, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, victorian era
Place: england, europe
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My Neighbor Totoro (1988)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two sisters move to the country with their father in order to be closer to their hospitalized mother, and discover the surrounding trees are inhabited by Totoros, magical spirits of the forest. When the youngest runs away from home, the older sister ...
Style: feel good, atmospheric, touching, fairy tale, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, sister sister relationship, magical, children, adventure, countryside, teaching the ways of the world, childhood, parents and children, legends and myths, family, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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My Mother's Castle (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: My Mother's Castle (Le chateau de ma mere) is a sequel and companion piece to My Father's Glory (La Gloire de Mon Pere), both based on the childhood recollections of Marcel Pagnol. Like its predecessor, the movie explores the adventures ...
Style: touching, talky, humorous, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: countryside, teacher, coming of age, friendship, childhood, adventure, school, weekend, family relations, couples, apprentice, little girl ...
Time: 20th century, victorian era, 1910s
Place: europe, provence, france, tokyo, paris france ...
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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: romantic, emotional, sexy, talky, scenic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, looking for love, victorian england, couple relations, love and romance, love affair, countryside, english countryside, couples, dishonesty, housekeeper, love story ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe
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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, immigrants, family, society, social issues, small town, mail order bride, farmer ...
Time: 1920s, 60s, 20th century, post world war one
Place: minnesota, usa, germany, europe
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Spice and Wolf (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Lawrence, a traveling merchant searching for profit, finds a naked girl with the ears and tail of a wolf asleep in his cart. Her name is Holo – a harvest goddess with an untamed beast lurking inside who longs to return to her beloved northern ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, stylized, road movie ...
Plot: love interest, wolf, adventure, fall in love, merchant, on the road, deity, werewolf, countryside, longing, getting home, transformation ...
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Green Acres (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Green Acres is an American sitcom starring Eddie Albert and Eva Gabor as a couple who move from New York City to a rural country farm. Produced by Filmways as a sister show to Petticoat Junction, the series was first broadcast on CBS, from September ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, light ...
Plot: farm, countryside, small town, fish out of water, workplace, workplace situations, small town life, hotshot lawyer, pets, family life, pig, farmer ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: usa, new york
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An Unfinished Life (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Stoic and heartbroken, Einar Gilkyson quietly lives in the rugged Wyoming ranchlands alongside his only trusted friend, Mitch Bradley. Then, suddenly, the woman he blames for the death of his only son arrives at his door broke, desperate, and with a ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: starting over, beautiful scenery, countryside, family, redemption, farm, hopes, relationships, family relations, single parent, family in crisis, old friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wyoming, iowa, ireland
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War of the Buttons (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 1960. The thrilling battles waged by a band of kids from two rival villages in the southern French countryside.
Style: realistic, sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mischievous children, children, countryside, rivalry, friendship, friends, family, village life, village, school, humiliation, betrayal ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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The Wind Will Carry Us (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Irreverent city engineer Behzad comes to a rural village in Iran to keep vigil for a dying relative. In the meanwhile the film follows his efforts to fit in with the local community and how he changes his own attitudes as a result.
Style: thought provoking, melancholic, serious, touching, philosophical ...
Plot: small town, countryside, kurd, fish out of water, family relations, village, parents and children, village life, politics, childhood, coming of age, terminal illness ...
Time: 90s
Place: iran, kurdistan, middle east
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The Girl (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Story of a ten-year-old girl left alone in her house in the summer of 1981.
Style: serious, sincere, touching, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: youth, friends, childhood, friendship, countryside, coming of age, adolescence vs adulthood, peer pressure, aunt, regret, introspection, home alone ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, sweden, africa, eastern europe
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Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return ...
Style: feel good, humorous, claymation, light, not serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: dog, countryside, farm, family, memory loss, sheep, adventure, hospital, city, farmer, friendship, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: london
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