Best TV Period Dramas on Netflix

Wondering which period dramas to binge watch on Netflix? Here are my top 20 25 TV series on Netflix Canada (you may or may not be able to find these in your country) that I’ve enjoyed!

  1. The Crown
  2. Outlander
  3. Gran Hotel
  4. Medici: Masters of Florence S1 (Medici: The Magnificent S2)
  5. Call The Midwife
  6. Mr Selfridge
  7. X Company
  8. Murdoch Mysteries S7-11
  9. Downton Abbey
  10. Kurt seyit ve sura
  11. La Catedral del Mar
  12. Babylon Berlin
  13. Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries
  14. Alias Grace
  15. The Alienist
  16. The Musketeers
  17. Dickensian
  18. Timeless
  19. When Calls The Heart
  20. The Bletchley Circle
  21. Frontier
  22. Land Girls
  23. Anne with an E
  24. Velvet Collection
  25. The Last Kingdom

In case you’d like to focus on one film at a time, here are my top 10 movies that I enjoyed:

  1. The Young Victoria
  2. Suffragette
  3. The Illusionist
  4. The Imitation Game
  5. Hidden Figures
  6. The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society
  7. The King’s Speech
  8. The Zookeeper’s Wife
  9. Their Finest
  10. Woman in Gold

What are your favourites?

Period Dramas for St Paddy’s

Happy St Patrick’s Day!

Here’s a list of period drama films set in Ireland (Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland). I have most likely missed quite a few so let me know if there are films that should be added.

  • Albert Nobbs
  • Angela’s Ashes
  • Barry Lyndon
  • Black 47
  • Brooklyn
  • Evelyn
  • Michael Collins
  • Rebellion
  • The Rising: 1916
  • The Secret Scripture
  • The Wind That Shakes The Barley