Keyword historical fiction TV Shows

Vikings 7.0

2013 Action & Adventure, Drama

Vikings follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok, the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the sagas of Ragnar's band of Viking brothers and his family, as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As…

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Reign 6.1

2013 Drama, Sci-Fi & Fantasy

Mary, Queen of Scots, faces political and sexual intrigue in the treacherous world of the French court.

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Boardwalk Empire 7.5

2010 Crime, Drama

Boardwalk Empire is a period drama focusing on Enoch "Nucky" Thompson (based on the historical Enoch L. Johnson), a political figure who rose to prominence and controlled Atlantic City, New Jersey, during the Prohibition…

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The Knick 7.2

2014 Drama

Set in downtown New York in 1900, 'The Knick' is centered on the Knickerbocker Hospital and the groundbreaking surgeons, nurses and staff who work there, pushing the bounds of medicine in a time of astonishingly…

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The Last Kingdom 7.2

2015 Action, History, Romance

A show of heroic deeds and epic battles with a thematic depth that embraces politics, religion, warfare, courage, love, loyalty and our universal search for identity. Combining real historical figures and events…

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Mr Selfridge 6.5

2013 Drama

Mr. Selfridge recounts the real life story of the flamboyant and visionary American founder of Selfridge's, London's lavish department store. Set in 1909 London, when women were reveling in a new sense of freedom…

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Mercy Street 5.0

2016 Drama

Follows the lives of two volunteer nurses on opposing sides of the Civil War - New England abolitionist Mary Phinney and Confederate supporter Emma Green. Based on true stories and set in a Union hospital in the…

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Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo 6.5

2016 Action & Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, War & Politics

Scarlet Heart: Ryeo is the remake of Chinese drama Bu Bu Jing Xin that stars IU as a woman who gets time-warped back to the Goryeo dynasty, and becomes involved with a very large family of princes, some of whom…

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Versailles 6.7

2015 Drama, History

The story of a young Louis XIV on his journey to become the most powerful monarch in Europe, from his battles with the fronde through his development into the Sun King. Historical and fictional characters guide…

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Frontier 5.7

2016 Drama, Adventure

The chaotic and violent struggle to control wealth and power in the North American fur trade in late 18th century Canada. Told from multiple perspectives, Frontier takes place in a world where business negotiations…

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The Bastard Executioner 5.8

2015 Drama

A blood-soaked, medieval epic that tells the story of Wilkin Brattle, a 14th century warrior, whose life is forever changed when a divine messenger beseeches him to lay down his sword and lead the life of another…

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Moonlight Drawn by Clouds 6.3

2016 Comedy, Drama, Family, War & Politics

Hong Ra On, disguises herself as a man and counsels men on dating. Due to a love letter she wrote for a client, she meets Lee Young - future Crown Prince Hyomyeong. Hong Ra On is unaware that he is the Crown Prince…

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Labyrinth 5.4

2012 Sci-Fi & Fantasy

Jumping back and forth between modern and medieval France, the lives of two women separated by centuries, are united in their search for an ancient artifact. Based on Kate Mosse’s hit adventure/thriller novel.

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The Night Watchman 5.0

2014 Action, Fantasy, History, Romance

Being able to see ghosts and other supernatural spirits is a heavy responsibility. Prince Lee Rin (Jung Il Woo), like his father before him, discovers that he has the ability to see ghosts and other supernatural…

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Su Baek-hyang, The King's Daughter 0.0

2013 Drama, History, Romance

This is the story of Su Baek-hyang, born as the elder daughter of King Mu-ryeong but unable to retain her title of princess due to her ambitious younger sister, Sol-hui. Humble and hard-working, she was taught never…

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Rebellion 5.0

2016 Drama

A group of young men and women in Dublin in 1916 are embroiled in a fight for independence during the Easter Rising.The story begins with the outbreak of World War I. As expectations of a short and glorious campaign…

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Good Girls Revolt 7.8

2015 Drama

A look at the personal and professional lives of employees at an American news magazine in the late 1960s.

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Ben Hur 5.0

2010 Drama

Ben Hur is a TV miniseries that first aired in 2010. Based on Lew Wallace's1880 novel, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ, the series was produced by Alchemy Television Group in association with Drimtim Entertainment…

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Dear America 0.0

1999 Drama, Family, History

Based on the best-selling Scholastic books; Dear America features the rich and spirited stories of young women at various turning points in history.

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Princess Ja Myung 7.5

2009 Drama, History, Romance

Ja Myung Go is a 2009 South Korean historical drama starring Jung Ryeo-won, Park Min-young and Jung Kyung-ho. It aired on SBS from March 9 to July 21, 2009 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:55 for 39 episodes. It is…

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