British movies

List of the best British movies selected by visitors to our site: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Pride & Prejudice, The Kissing Booth, The Wolf Hour, Serenity, Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw, Hellboy, The Beach Bum, Cold Pursuit, Brexit: The Uncivil War.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (2001)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersWizards, Goblins, Owls, Childrens, Teachers, Pupils, Teachers, Friends, Heroes, Orphans, Family, Witch
PlotMulti-part, Teleportation, Magic, Superpowers, Ghosts, Mystery, Adventure
PlaceSchool, Forest, England, London, Castle
StyleWorth watching, By books, Atmospheric, Exciting, Best soundtracks, Kind, Soulful, Spectacular, Interesting, For children, For winter evenings, For a group of friends, For relax, For a cozy evening, Uplifting, Good music, Bright, Vivid, Touching

    Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he learns to harness his newfound powers with the help of the school's kindly headmaster, Harry uncovers the truth about his parents' deaths -- and about the villain who's to blame.

    Pride & Prejudice (2005)
    Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.8)
    Genremelodrama, drama
    CountryFrance, United Kingdom, USA
    CharactersSisters, Friends
    PlotLove, Hatred
    StyleBy books, Fascinating

      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 be inherited by a distant cousin whom they have never met, so the family's future happiness and security is dependent on the daughters making good marriages.

      The Kissing Booth (2018)
      Mark9 (imdb: 6)
      Genrecomedy, melodrama
      CountryUnited Kingdom
      CharactersFriends, Teens
      PlotMotorcycles, Love, First love, Dancing, Mystery, Soccer
      StyleFor girls, Netflix, By books, Light, Cute, Worth watching

        When teenager Elle's first kiss leads to a forbidden romance with the hottest boy in high school, she risks her relationship with her best friend.

        The Wolf Hour (2020)
        Mark7 (imdb: 4.9)
        Genrethriller, drama, detective
        CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
        StyleDisturbing, Action, Tense

          Once a known counterculture figure, June E. Leigh now lives in self-imposed exile in her South Bronx apartment during the incendiary '77 Summer of Sam. When an unseen tormentor begins exploiting June's weaknesses, her insular universe begins to unravel.

          Serenity (2019)
          Mark7 (imdb: 5.4)
          Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
          CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
          PlotRevenge, Seduction
          PlaceIslands, Yachts

            Baker Dill is a fishing boat captain leading tours off a tranquil, tropical enclave called Plymouth Island. His quiet life is shattered, however, when his ex-wife Karen tracks him down with a desperate plea for help.

            Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019)
            Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.4)
            Genreaction, comedy, adventure
            CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
            CharactersSpecial agents, Killers, Criminals, Tough guys, Partners, CIA, Spy, Scientists, Warriors, Thieves, Terrorists
            PlotMartial Arts, Motorcycles, Chase, Cars
            PlaceUkraine, Islands, Helicopters, Aircraft, Night Clubs
            StyleUnexpected ending

              A spinoff of The Fate of the Furious, focusing on Johnson's US Diplomatic Security Agent Luke Hobbs forming an unlikely alliance with Statham's Deckard Shaw.

              Hellboy (2019)
              Mark8.2 (imdb: 5.2)
              Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
              CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Bulgaria
              CharactersWitch, Wizards, Demons

                Hellboy comes to England, where he must defeat Nimue, Merlin's consort and the Blood Queen. But their battle will bring about the end of the world, a fate he desperately tries to turn away.

                The Beach Bum (2019)
                Mark6.4 (imdb: 5.5)
                CountryUSA, United Kingdom
                CharactersWriters, Cats, Poets, Musicians, Sharks, Geniuses, Snake, Pilots
                PlotDancing, Money, Basketball
                PlaceParty, Aircraft
                StyleLight, For men

                  An irreverent comedy about the misadventures of Moondog, a rebellious stoner and lovable rogue who lives large.

                  Cold Pursuit (2019)
                  Mark9.2 (imdb: 6.2)
                  Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
                  CountryUnited Kingdom, Norway, Canada, USA, France
                  CharactersCriminals, Mafia
                  PlotRevenge, Death, Snow, Skirmishes
                  StyleTense, Disturbing

                    The quiet family life of Nels Coxman, a snowplow driver, is upended after his son's murder. Nels begins a vengeful hunt for Viking, the drug lord he holds responsible for the killing, eliminating Viking's associates one by one. As Nels draws closer to Viking, his actions bring even more unexpected and violent consequences, as he proves that revenge is all in the execution.

                    Brexit: The Uncivil War (2019)
                    Mark8 (imdb: 7)
                    Genredrama, biography, history
                    CountryUnited Kingdom
                    PlotOn real events, Political

                      Political strategist Dominic Cummings leads a popular but controversial campaign to convince British voters to leave the European Union from 2015 up until the present day.

                      The White Crow (2019)
                      Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.6)
                      Genredrama, biography
                      CountryUnited Kingdom, France
                      PlotDancing, On real events
                      TimeCold War

                        The story of Rudolf Nureyev, whose escape to the West stunned the world at the height of the Cold War. With his magnetic presence, Nureyev emerged as ballet’s most famous star, a wild and beautiful dancer limited by the world of 1950s Leningrad. His flirtation with Western artists and ideas led him into a high-stakes game of cat and mouse with the KGB.

                        The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (2019)
                        Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.6)
                        CountryUnited Kingdom
                        CharactersPoor, Dogs, Students, Teachers
                        PlotSurvival, Hunger, On real events, Fate, Radio, Justice, Freedom
                        PlaceSmall cities, School
                        StyleTo cry, Heavy, Depressive

                          Against all the odds, a thirteen year old boy in Malawi invents an unconventional way to save his family and village from famine.

                          The Aftermath (2019)
                          Mark7 (imdb: 6.3)
                          Genremelodrama, drama, military
                          CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany, USA
                          CharactersFamily, Architects

                            In the aftermath of World War II, a British colonel and his wife are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German widower who lives with them.

                            Fighting with My Family (2019)
                            Mark8 (imdb: 7.1)
                            Genrecomedy, drama, biography, sport
                            CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
                            PlotAdventure, Rivalry, On real events
                            StyleExciting, Action, Tense, Fascinating

                              Born into a tight-knit wrestling family, Paige and her brother Zak are ecstatic when they get the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to try out for the WWE. But when only Paige earns a spot in the competitive training program, she must leave her loved ones behind and face this new cutthroat world alone. Paige's journey pushes her to dig deep and ultimately prove to the world that what makes her different is the very thing that can make her a star.

                              Leaving Neverland (2019)
                              Mark7.6 (imdb: 7)
                              Genredocumentary, biography
                              CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
                              PlotOn real events

                                Explores the experiences of James Safechuck and Wade Robson, who were both befriended and sexually abused by singer Michael Jackson, and the complicated feelings that led them both to confront their experiences.

                                The Kid Who Would Be King (2019)
                                Mark7.2 (imdb: 6)
                                Genreaction, fantasy, adventure, family
                                CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
                                CharactersWizards, Knights, Pupils, Friends
                                PlotAdventure, Fate
                                StyleFor children, Inspirational, Exciting, Fascinating

                                  Old-school magic meets the modern world when young Alex stumbles upon the mythical sword Excalibur. He soon unites his friends and enemies, and they become knights who join forces with the legendary wizard Merlin. Together, they must save mankind from the wicked enchantress Morgana and her army of supernatural warriors.

                                  Once Upon a Time in London (2019)
                                  Mark2 (imdb: 5.8)
                                  CountryUnited Kingdom
                                  CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Criminals
                                  PlaceEngland, London

                                    Billy Hill and Jack 'Spot' Comer were among the most notorious criminals in London up until the 1950s. Dramatising the violent reign of two of London's most notorious gangsters, Billy Hill (Leo Gregory) and Jack 'Spot' Comer (Terry Stone), ONCE UPON A TIME IN LONDON charts the legendary rise and fall of a nationwide criminal empire that lasted until the mid-fifties and which paved the way for the notorious Kray Twins and The Richardsons. This is the story of their rise and fall.

                                    Close (2019)
                                    Mark7.4 (imdb: 5.7)
                                    Genreaction, thriller
                                    CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
                                    CharactersStrong women, Bodyguards, Dogs, Fish
                                    PlotWeapon, Skirmishes, Funeral, Chase, Cars
                                    PlaceDeserts, Hotels
                                    StyleUnexpected ending

                                      A counter-terrorism expert takes a job protecting a young heiress. After an attempted kidnapping puts both of their lives in danger, they must flee.

                                      The Last Boy (2019)
                                      Mark6 (imdb: 5.5)
                                      Genrefantastic, drama
                                      CountryUnited Kingdom
                                      PlotSurvival, Adventure
                                      TimePost apocalypse

                                        The world at an end, a dying mother sends her young son on a quest to find the place that grants wishes.

                                        Trading Paint (2019)
                                        Mark5.2 (imdb: 4.4)
                                        Genreaction, thriller, drama, sport
                                        CountrySpain, Italy, United Kingdom
                                        CharactersParents, Family
                                        PlotRacing, Cars, Rivalry
                                        StyleExciting, For men, Fascinating

                                          A stock car racing legend is drawn back to the dirt track when his son, an aspiring driver, joins a rival racing team.