Movies about mansions

List of the best movies about mansions selected by visitors to our site: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman Begins, Iron Man 3, Sara, The Illusionist, MouseHunt, Melancholia, Django Unchained, Gladiator.

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Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
Markimdb: 8
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CharactersPirates, Military, Immortals, Alcoholics
PlotAdventure, Multi-part, Treasures, Love, Ghosts
PlacePrison, Uninhabited island, Sea, Ships, Islands
Time18th century
StyleWorth watching, Exciting, Atmospheric

Jack Sparrow, a freewheeling 17th-century pirate, quarrels with a rival pirate bent on pillaging Port Royal. When the governor's daughter is kidnapped, Sparrow decides to help the girl's love save her.

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersSuperhero, Terrorists, Police, Criminals, Tough guys
PlotLove, Fight, Political, Survival, Mystery
PlacePrison, USA, Mansions
StyleExciting, Depressive, Gloomy, DC, Disturbing

Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years later, Batman encounters the mysterious Selina Kyle and the villainous Bane, a new terrorist leader who overwhelms Gotham's finest. The Dark Knight resurfaces to protect a city that has branded him an enemy.

Batman Begins (2005)
Markimdb: 8.2
Genrefantastic, action, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersMafia, Superhero, Ninja, Police, Friends
PlotMartial Arts, Adventure, Investigation, Double life, Justice
PlaceUSA, Mansions
TimeDark ones
StyleExciting, For men, Atmospheric, Depressive, Gloomy

Driven by tragedy, billionaire Bruce Wayne dedicates his life to uncovering and defeating the corruption that plagues his home, Gotham City. Unable to work within the system, he instead creates a new identity, a symbol of fear for the criminal underworld - The Batman.

Iron Man 3 (2013)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA, China
CharactersMafia, Superhero, Robots, Terrorists, Gangsters
PlotAdventure, Love, Revenge, Experiments, Chase
PlaceNew York, USA, Mansions
StyleMarvel, Exciting, For men, Disturbing

When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.

Sara (1997)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, melodrama, drama, crime
CharactersMafia, Pregnant, Fathers
PlotLove, Money

Forty-something Leon is an alcoholic, ex-special forces barely scraping by when he's hired by a mobster to protect his 16 year old daughter. Not only does Leon have to clean up his act, but also handle the romantic advances of his ward and the keen attention of his dangerous employers.

The Illusionist (2006)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Czech Republic
CharactersMagician, Wizards, Police, Friends
PlotAdventure, Love, Magic, Death, Jealousy
PlaceMansions, Castle
StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Atmospheric, Twisted plot, Psychological problems

With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim's scheme creates tumult within the monarchy and ignites the suspicion of a dogged inspector.

MouseHunt (1997)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, family
CharactersAnimals, Family, Cooks, Cats, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Hunting, Inheritance, Flooding

Down-on-their luck brothers, Lars and Ernie Smuntz, aren't happy with the crumbling old mansion they inherit... until they discover the estate is worth millions. Before they can cash in, they have to rid the house of it's single, stubborn occupant: a tiny and tenacious mouse.

Melancholia (2011)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryDenmark, Sweden, France, Germany
CharactersHorses, Parents, Family, Sisters, Friends
PlotApocalypse, Disasters, Wedding, Depression, Fear
PlaceParty, Hospitals, Estate, Mansions
StyleAtmospheric, Depressive, Gloomy, Psychological problems

Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth.

Django Unchained (2012)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genrecomedy, drama, adventure, western
CharactersLifeguards, Partners, Heroes, Hunters
PlotLove, Fight, Revenge, Slavery, The escape
PlaceWild West, USA, Mansions
StyleWorth watching, Fascinating, Heavy, Serious, Black humor

With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.

Gladiator (2000)
Markimdb: 8.5
Genreaction, drama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersGladiators, Soldier, Emperors, Heroes, Warriors
PlotAdventure, Love, War, Revenge, Slavery
PlaceRoman Empire, Spain, Mansions
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Heavy, Interesting, Epic

In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to the throne, Maximus is set to be executed. He escapes, but is captured by slave traders. Renamed Spaniard and forced to become a gladiator, Maximus must battle to the death with other men for the amusement of paying audiences.

The Genius of Marian (2013)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, family, documentary
CharactersFamily, Friends
PlotLove, Art
PlaceUSA, Mansions

The Genius of Marian follows Pam White in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease. Her son, the film maker, works with her as she attempts to write a book that tributes her mother, the artist Marian Steele.

Irresistible (2006)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CharactersParents, Family, Housewives, Pupils
PlotRevenge, Seduction, Mental disorders, Obsession, Fear
PlaceSchool, Hospitals, Mansions
StyleAction, Disturbing, Serious

A wife and mother is consumed by the thought that her husband's co-worker is trying to win him away from her and their family.

Maman (2012)
Markimdb: 5.1
CharactersFamily, Girlfriends, Mothers

Sandrine and Alice are two sisters who, in their thirties, decide the time has come to attempt a reconciliation with their mother.

Dead of Winter (1987)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
PlaceCanada, Mansions

A fledgling actress is lured to a remote mansion for a screen-test, soon discovering she is actually a prisoner in the middle of a blackmail plot.

Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi! (2005)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, musical, family
PlaceIndia, Mansions

As the only employed member of a large family, Aditya Singh a big-hearted mechanic, works hard to provide for his siblings, his grandmother and a bevy of nieces and nephews. But, when he is unexpectedly killed in a car accident, his family's future becomes a murky prospect. Fearful for their safety and happiness, Aditya convinces Yamraj the Hindu god of death, to give him a chance to return -- as a ghost -- to carry out the unresolved business of his life.

The Living and the Dead (2006)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersTerminally ill, Mothers, Fathers
PlotGhosts, Supernatural, Mental disorders, Fear, Superpowers
PlaceEngland, Mansions
StyleAtmospheric, Depressive, Disturbing, Psychological problems

A descent into Hell is triggered when "Ex-Lord" Donald Brocklebank finds that he must leave Longleigh House for London to find a way to pay for the medical treatments for his wife Nancy. Alone, his over-protected, delusional, adult son, James, fancies himself in charge of the manor house with his terminally ill mother, and barricades the two of them into the house.

The Last Movie Star (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
CharactersDogs, Jews, Singers, Celebrities, Actors
PlotTime travel, Depression, Loneliness, Wedding
PlaceLos Angeles, Hotels, USA, Mansions
StyleAction, Soulful, Fascinating, Psychological problems, For men

An aging screen icon gets lured into accepting an award at a rinky-dink film festival in Nashville, Tenn., sending him on a hilarious fish-out-of-water adventure and an unexpectedly poignant journey into his past.

Ready or Not (2019)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrehorror, thriller, comedy, detective
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersFamily, Newlyweds, Brides
PlotWedding, Supernatural, Survival, Survival, The escape
PlaceEstate, Mansions, Castle
TimeDark ones
StyleFancy, Disturbing, Tense, Twisted plot

A bride's wedding night takes a sinister turn when her eccentric new in-laws force her to take part in a terrifying game.

Mister Happiness (2017)
Markimdb: 4.9
CharactersScammers, Doctors, Friends
PlotLove, Relationship, Cheating, Friendship
PlaceItaly, Mansions

Martino's sister, Caterina, can't work anymore for health reasons and he replaces her as cleaner for dr. Guglielmo Gioia, a mental coach. While the doctor leaves, Martino pretends to be his assistant.

Love & Friendship (2016)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryRepublic of Ireland, France, Netherlands
PlotDancing, Love, Obsession, Intrigue, Friendship
PlaceEngland, London, Mansions
Time18th century
StyleLight, Cute, Jane Austen Novels, Romantic

From Jane Austen’s novella, the beautiful and cunning Lady Susan Vernon visits the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors of her dalliances and to find husbands for herself and her daughter. Two young men, handsome Reginald DeCourcy and wealthy Sir James Martin, severely complicate her plans.