6 best movies like Downton Abbey (2019)

Movies similar to Downton Abbey (2019): My Cousin Rachel, The Ornithologist, A Single Man, Gosford Park, The Remains of the Day, Howards End.

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My Cousin Rachel (2017)
Mark7 (imdb: 6)
Genremelodrama, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersDogs, Horses, Gay
PlotIntrigue, Love, First love, Money
TimeNew Year

A young Englishman plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms.

The Ornithologist (2016)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama, adventure, detective
CountryPortugal, France, Brazil
CharactersGay, Birds, Dogs, Horses
PlotFear, Dancing

Stranded along a sublime river fjord in northern Portugal, a hunky ornithologist is subjected to a series of brutal and erotic Stations-of-the-Cross-style tests.

A Single Man (2009)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.6)

Adapted from a 1964 novel of the same name, the film follows a day in the life of George Falconer, a British college professor reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime partner. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will to live as he seeks the console of close friend Charley who is struggling with her own questions about life.

Gosford Park (2001)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Italy

Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.

The Remains of the Day (1993)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 7.8)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA

A rule bound head butler's world of manners and decorum in the household he maintains is tested by the arrival of a housekeeper who falls in love with him in post-WWI Britain. The possibility of romance and his master's cultivation of ties with the Nazi cause challenge his carefully maintained veneer of servitude.

Howards End (1992)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 7.4)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Japan, USA
PlotSeduction, Love triangle

A saga of class relations and changing times in an Edwardian England on the brink of modernity, the film centers on liberal Margaret Schlegel, who, along with her sister Helen, becomes involved with two couples: wealthy, conservative industrialist Henry Wilcox and his wife Ruth, and the downwardly mobile working-class Leonard Bast and his mistress Jackie.

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