Movies about gardeners

List of the best movies about gardeners selected by visitors to our site: Behind You, The Tutor, Blood Orange, Diary of a Chambermaid, Roald Dahl's Esio Trot, A Little Chaos, Loitering with Intent, Wrong, A Better Life, Virgin Territory
In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Behind You (2020)
Markimdb: 4.2
CharactersDemons, Gardeners

Two young sisters find that all the mirrors in their estranged aunt's house are covered or hidden. When one of them happens upon a mirror in the basement, she unknowingly releases a malicious demon.

The Tutor (2017)
Markimdb: 6
Genrefantasy, drama, detective

Mona, a past student in child psychology, is keen to put her knowledge into practice. She attends an interview and is selected to become a full-time private tutor to two orphaned children, in some remote area of Northern Argentina.

Blood Orange (2016)
Markimdb: 4.3
CountryUnited Kingdom, Spain
CharactersMusicians, Terminally ill, Gardeners
PlotDeath, Blackmail, Cheating

The idyllic life of Bill, a retired aging rock star, and his young wife is rocked by a lover from her past, resulting in catastrophic consequences.

Diary of a Chambermaid (2015)
Mark5 (imdb: 5.5)
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersGardeners, Janitors, Maids, Dogs
PlaceFrance, Sea, Village, Estate

France, around 1900. Coming from the vibrancy of Paris, pert Célestine is procured as a chambermaid in Normandy. In the Lanlaire's villa she encounters the lecherous man of the house and his asexual, tyrannical and jealous wife. Célestine is determined to avoid the fate suffered by the cook Marianne who has already secretly killed one child born out of wedlock and now despairingly realises she is pregnant again. The lively maid is intrigued by what the mysterious manservant Joseph is up to: he distributes anti-Semitic leaflets and suggests that she could work for him as a prostitute in Cherbourg…

Roald Dahl's Esio Trot (2015)
Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, family
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersOld man, Gardeners
PlotDancing, Love, Cheating
StyleTouching, To cry

Mr. Hoppy is a shy old man who lives alone in an apartment building. For many years, he has been secretly in love with Mrs. Silver, a woman who lives below him. Mr. Hoppy frequently leans over his balcony and exchanges polite conversation with Mrs. Silver, but he is too shy to disclose how he feels. Mr. Hoppy longs to express his feelings to Mrs. Silver, but he can never bring his lips to form the words. Mrs. Silver has a small pet tortoise, Alfie, whom she loves very much. One morning, Mrs. Silver mentions to Mr. Hoppy that even though she has had Alfie for many years, her pet has only grown a tiny bit and has gained only 3 ounces in weight. She confesses that she wishes she knew of some way to make her little Alfie grown into a larger, more dignified tortoise. Mr. Hoppy suddenly thinks of a way to give Mrs. Silver her wish and win her affection.

A Little Chaos (2014)
Mark3.6 (imdb: 6.5)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotJealousy, Intrigue
Time18th century
StyleLight, Fascinating

A landscape gardener is hired by famous architect Le Nôtre to construct the grand gardens at the palace of Versailles. As the two work on the palace, they find themselves drawn to each other and are thrown into rivalries within the court of King Louis XIV.

Loitering with Intent (2014)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersFriends, Writers, Actors, Gardeners
PlaceNew York
StyleTo cry

Fledgling screenwriters retreat to a quiet country manor to work on their script, but a constellation of needy characters produces constant interruptions.

Wrong (2012)
Mark4 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrecomedy, detective
CountryFrance, USA
CharactersDogs, Gardeners

Dolph Springer wakes up one morning to realize he has lost the love of his life, his dog, Paul. During his quest to get Paul (and his life) back, Dolph radically changes the lives of others -- risking his sanity all the while.

A Better Life (2011)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.2)
CharactersThieves, Teens, Gardeners
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleTouching, Soulful, Makes me think

A gardener in East L.A. struggles to keep his son away from gangs and immigration agents while traveling across town to perform landscaping work for the city's wealthy landowners.

Virgin Territory (2007)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 4.8)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, adventure, history
CountryItaly, United Kingdom, France, Luxembourg
CharactersGardeners, Friends, Nuns, Orphans, Brides, Teens, Horses, Artists, Priests
PlotWedding, Love, The escape, Cheating, Viruses

The film is set in Tuscany during the Black Death. As in the Decameron, ten young Florentines take refuge from the plague. But instead of telling stories, they have lusty adventures, bawdy exchanges, romance and swordplay. There are randy nuns, Saracen pirates, and a sexy cow.

3 more movies
Conversations with My Gardener (2007)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersArtists, Friends, Lovers, Gardeners
PlotCancer, Divorce, Love
PlaceVillage, France
StyleSoulful, To cry, Touching, Fascinating

A successful artist, weary of Parisian life and on the verge of divorce, returns to the country to live in his childhood house. He needs someone to make a real vegetable garden again out of the wilderness it has become. The gardener happens to be a former schoolfriend. A warm, fruitful conversation starts between the two men.

Far from Heaven (2002)
Mark3.6 (imdb: 7.4)
CountryUSA, France
CharactersGardeners, Housewives
TimeNew Year
StyleAction, Soulful

In 1950s Connecticut, a housewife faces a marital crisis and mounting racial tensions in the outside world.

Gods and Monsters (1998)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersMaids, Friends, Gay, Gardeners
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleTouching, Fascinating, To cry, Gloomy

It's 1957, and James Whale's heyday as the director of "Frankenstein," "Bride of Frankenstein" and "The Invisible Man" is long behind him. Retired and a semi-recluse, he lives his days accompanied only by images from his past. When his dour housekeeper, Hannah, hires a handsome young gardener, the flamboyant director and simple yard man develop an unlikely friendship, which will change them forever.