1830s movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant 1830s movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, atmospheric, touching and emotional films and TV shows about / with rivalry, redemption, family relations, society, danger, escapades, husband wife relationship, religion, culture clash and death plots mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as 1830s: The Little Mermaid (1989), Mr. Turner (2014), Hastrman (2018), Babette's Feast (1987), Creepshow (1982), Two for Texas (1998), The Trial of the Judges (1974), The Dwelling Place (1994), Tilly Trotter (1999), February 15, 1839 (2001).
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Centennial (1978)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
USA
256 min.
 8.5
Victoria (2016)
Biography, Drama, History
UK
60 min.
 8.2
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Hastrman (2018)
Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Czech Republic
 6.7
At the Foot of the Rainbow (2017)
Drama, History, Romance
USA
128 min.

List of 1830s movies

Dark Portals: The Chronicles of Vidocq (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Paris. 1830. In the heart of the town, Vidocq, a famous detective, disappeared as he fights the Alchemist, an assassin that he has been pursuing for a few months. His young biographer, Etienne Boisset, decides to have revenge on Vidocq's death ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: investigation, serial killer, who done it, crimes, uncover truth, danger, steampunk, virgin, murder, alchemy, mystery, delinquent ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century, 1800s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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The Little Mermaid (1989)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This colorful adventure tells the story of an impetuous mermaid princess named Ariel who falls in love with the very human Prince Eric and puts everything on the line for the chance to be with him. Memorable songs and characters -- including the ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, light, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: prince, mermaid, princess, witch, imaginary kingdom, impossible love, good versus evil, father daughter relationship, spell, first love, family, fish out of water ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century
Place: caribbean, denmark
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 6.8
 22K
Mr. Turner (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner lives his last 25 years with gusto and secretly becomes involved with a seaside landlady, while his faithful housekeeper bears an unrequited love for him.
Style: clever, stylized, epic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: painter, estrangement, aging, artists and showbiz, elderly, elderly lovers, master and servant, supportive spouse, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1840s, victorian era, 1830s ...
Place: england, london, holland
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The Little Mermaid 2: Return to the Sea (2000)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada, Australia, Taiwan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Set several years after the first film, Ariel and Prince Eric are happily married with a daughter, Melody. In order to protect Melody from the Sea Witch, Morgana, they have not told her about her mermaid heritage. Melody is curious and ventures into ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: mermaid, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, good versus evil, coming of age, danger, adventure, ocean or sea, family, parents and children, dream ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1830s
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The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning (2008)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Follow Ariel's adventures before she gave up her fins for true love. When Ariel wasn't singing with her sisters, she spent time with her mother, Queen Athena. Ariel is devastated when Athena is kidnapped by pirates, and after King Triton ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, colourful, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: mermaid, young heroes, underwater, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, rivalry, adventure, family, follow your dream, ocean or sea, children, parents and children ...
Time: 1820s, 19th century, 1830s
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Confession of a Child of the Century (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Paris, 1830: Octave, betrayed by his mistress, sinks into despair and debauchery. His father's death leads him to the country where he meets Brigitte, a widow who is ten years his elder. Octave falls in love passionately, but will he have the ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, touching
Plot: infidelity, love affair, countryside, love and romance, fall in love, dishonesty, debauchery, duel, mask, pistol, snow, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: france
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 6.7
 41
Hastrman (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Story: A strange nobleman returning after years abroad to a small Bohemian village in the beginning of 19th century. The nobleman feels closer to animals despite looking like a human.
Plot: lake, gunshot, supernatural power, forest, accidental death, old man, loneliness, finger cut off, castle, serial killer, superstition, snoring ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century
Place: central europe
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Babette's Feast (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The guest, a General at the Swedish court, is not related to the sister, but, as a callow young man, was in love with her, but chose his military career over happiness with her. His aunt is a member of the religious community. He is the one who, ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, serious, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: spinster, aging, siblings relations, village life, sect, cook, village, cooking and food, family relations, cooking, social relations, golden years ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1870s, 1880s, 18th century
Place: denmark, france, europe, paris france, stockholm sweden
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 6.9
 35K
Creepshow (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.
Style: suspenseful, scary, macabre, dark humor, bloody ...
Plot: monster, zombie, murder, cult, gory, danger, death, revenge, violence, torture, voodoo, multiple storylines ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1830s, 19th century, future
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 6.3
 233
Two for Texas (1998)
Genre: Crime, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Kris Kristofferson and Scott Bairstow are hunted fugitives from a Louisiana prison camp who come Two for Texas when they opt to lose themselves in a crowd by joining Sam Houston's Texas Volunteer Army.
Style: epic
Plot: river battle, victory, flintlock pistol, flintlock rifle, bayonet, infantry, camp, cowboys and indians, interracial kiss, kiss, massacre, horse ...
Time: 1830s
Place: louisiana, texas
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The Trial of the Judges (1974)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Greece
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A true story: The trial of judges Polizoidi and Tertseti for disobedience and their triumphant acquittal during the three men regency council, when king Othon of Greece was a minor. The cast of the film was enormous, with almost half of the ...
Plot: killing an animal, trial, guillotine, imperialism, judge, courtroom
Time: 1830s
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The Dwelling Place (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Adaptation of Catherine Cookson's novel. Set in the 1830s, the film tells the story of 16-year-old Cissie Brodie after the death of parents, and the repossession of the family home. She finds a barren place to live and care for her younger ...
Plot: rape, baby, aristocrat, pregnancy, pregnant, drunken man, period piece, pregnant from rape, grandfather
Time: 19th century, 1830s, victorian era
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 7.2
 363
Tilly Trotter (1999)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 216 min.
Story: In 1930s rural England, Tilly Trotter is the story of a young girl envied by women for her beauty, lusted after by men, accused of witchcraft and forced to rise above the prejudice of many people in her community.
Plot: english countryside, poverty, english, farm, prejudice, rape, countryside, hostility, class differences
Time: 19th century, 1930s, victorian era, 1830s
Place: northern england, england
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I, Pierre Rivière, having slaughtered my mother, my sister and my brother… (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Based on documents compiled by leading French philosopher Michel Foucault, this unique and original film charts the gruesome events which took place in a Normandy village in 1835, when a young man, Pierre Rivière, murdered his mother, sister and ...
Style: based on true events, based on memoir
Plot: philosophy, fratricide, murder investigation, matricide, peasant
Time: 1830s
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How Rare a Possession: The Book of Mormon (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Depicts the factual accounts of Vincenzo Di Francesca and Parley P. Pratt and how they came to appreciate the contents of the Book of Mormon.
Plot: soldier, book, faith, priest, church, italian american, religion, religious differences, religious conversion, pastor, mormon, baptism ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 1830s, 1910s, 1890s ...
Place: sicily
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February 15, 1839 (2001)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In 1839, months after the British army has repressed the insurrection of the Patriots, hundreds of rebels rot in prison. The morning of February 14, Marie-Thomas Chevalier De Lorimier and Charles Hindelang learn that they will be hung in 24 hours, ...
Plot: death sentence, execution, prison
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: quebec
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Joseph Smith: The Prophet of the Restoration (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A film that focuses on some of the events during the life of Joseph Smith, Jr., founder of the Latter Day Saint movement, which was both filmed and distributed by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Plot: angel, lynch mob, prophet, revelation, religion, mormonism, riverboat, mob violence, mormon, religious persecution, latter day saints
Time: 1820s, 1830s, 1840s, 19th century
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 8.2
 16K
Victoria (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of Queen Victoria, who came to the throne at a time of great economic turbulence and resurgent republicanism – and died 64 years later the head of the largest empire the world had ever seen, having revitalised the throne’s public image ...
Style: factual, based on true events, realistic, serious, light ...
Plot: royal family, queen victoria, british history, palace intrigue, monarchy, husband wife relationship, prime minister, power, politics, queen of england, european history, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: victorian era, 1830s, 19th century
Place: britain, buckingham palace
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At the Foot of the Rainbow (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Fifteen years ago 1830s muskrat trapper Dannie Mcnoun, loves Mary and sends his best friend, Jimmy, to win her over for Dannie. Jimmy married her instead. Now neighbors, Dannie works both farms as Jimmy tries to drown his problems with a bottle.
Plot: friendship, fishing, tavern, cabin, loneliness, farming, priest, true love, perseverance, funeral, devotion, loyalty
Time: 1830s
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 5.3
 547
Gold Coast (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Ghana
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Young anti-colonial idealist Wulff leaves for Danish Guinea to set up a coffee plantation but not everything goes according to plan.
Style: romanticism
Plot: urination, slavery, dream, fever, nightmare, colonialism, slave trade, desperation, missionary, fortress, solitude, governor ...
Time: 1830s
Place: africa
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The Work and the Glory (2004)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Benjamin Steed and Mary Ann Steed relocate their family to upstate New York in the early 1800's, they unwittingly settle in a town divided along religious lines. After their new hired help turns out to be at the center of the uproar, each ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating
Plot: rivalry, siblings relations, religions or cults, hopes, romance, moral dilemma, redemption, love triangle, wooing, family in crisis, americana, family life ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1820s
Place: new york, usa, vermont, new york state
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The Mountain Men (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story concerns two grizzled mountain men -- Bill Tyler and Henry Frapp -- during the dying days of the fur-trapping era. The plot begins when Running Moon runs away from her abusive husband Heavy Eagle and comes across the two seedy fur ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mountain man, native american, frontier, frontier justice, wilderness, adventure, adventurer, moon, fugitives, obsessive quest, on the run, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: usa
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 7.6
 2K
Kill! (1968)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In this pitch-black action comedy by Kihachi Okamoto, a pair of down-on-their-luck swordsmen arrive in a dusty, windblown town, where they become involved in a local clan dispute. One, previously a farmer, longs to become a noble samurai. The other, ...
Style: serious, dark humor, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, ronin, betrayal, anti heroes, small town, gang, lone wolves, master warrior, vengeance, heroic mission, righting the wronged ...
Time: 60s, 1830s
Place: japan
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 6.5
 2K
Hawaii (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 189 min.
Story: Abner Hale, a rigid and humorless New England missionary, marries the beautiful Jerusha Bromley and takes her to the exotic island kingdom of Hawaii, intent on converting the natives. But the clash between the two cultures is too great and instead ...
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, interracial relations, culture clash, adventure, society, clergy, romance, redemption, religions or cults, fish out of water, escapades, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1810s, 1820s
Place: hawaii, usa, connecticut, new hampshire, yale university
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The Elegant Criminal (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: On 9 January 1836, Pierre Lacenaire goes to the guillotine, a murderer and a thief. He gives Allard, a police inspector, his life story, written while awaiting execution. He also asks Allard to care for Hermine, a lass to whom he has been guardian ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: murder, rise and fall, crime, crimes, deadly, death row, criminal heroes, confined, legal, society, prison, priest ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: europe, france
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The Work and the Glory II: American Zion (2005)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "The Work and The Glory: American Zion" sets the story of the fictional Steed family against the historically factual backdrop of the Mormon people's move into the West. Divided by their diverse reactions to a nascent ideology, the ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: culture clash, religions or cults, hopes, society, redemption, discrimination, americana, rivalry, family relations, religious, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: missouri, usa, ohio, new york state
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The Work and the Glory III: A House Divided (2006)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Joshua Steed returns to Missouri a wealthy man with a beautiful wife; however, the past has a way of catching up. Soon Joshua is tangled in a web of rumors, deception and betrayal that threatens to tear his family apart. Back in Kirtland, financial ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, uplifting
Plot: leadership, religions or cults, hopes, intrigue, redemption, discrimination, family in danger, americana, danger, dishonesty, rivalry, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: missouri, usa, ohio
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Wide Sargasso Sea (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dramatisation of Jean Rhys's novel set in 19th-century Jamaica. The tragic story of the first Mrs Rochester from Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre centres on an arranged marriage between a white Creole heiress and a brooding Englishman, who ...
Plot: insanity, wedding, sex, mother, attic, kissing, red dress, sex scene, plantation, breasts, house on fire, sex in bed ...
Time: 1830s
Place: jamaica, england
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 8.5
 3K
Centennial (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 256 min.
Story: The economic and cultural growth of Colorado spanning two centuries from the mid-1700s to the late-1970s.
Style: epic, serious, captivating, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: wilderness, family in danger, interracial relations, americana, dishonesty, adventure, society, immigrants, rebelliousness, political corruption, revolution, battles ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 70s, 1820s, 1790s ...
Place: colorado, usa, st. louis missouri
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 7.6
 259
Oliver Twist (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Adaptation of the novel by Charles Dickens.
Plot: children
Time: 1830s
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