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Hulu The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu  

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This is a list of the best British movies on Hulu and Hulu Plus, ranked by vote from Anglophiles and film fans. From Shakespeare to Jane Austen to Sherlock Holmes, the Brits have a deep literary history to mine for their films, and there's no shortage of great British movies streaming on Hulu.

Whether it’s Austen’s Northanger Abbey (starring Carey Mulligan) or Shakespeare’s Othello (starring Eamonn Walker and Christopher Eccleston) the films on this list of Hulu British movies are among the best. Make sure to check out The Trip (with Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon) and the critically acclaimed Weekend. And, not to be missed is the original Death at a Funeral, which asks the question, "What do you do when you accidentally kill your dead father’s dwarf lover during the funeral?"

Let us know which of these British movies on Hulu are best by voting up your favorites. Vote down the films that should stay on their side of the pond and rerank the whole list to create your own ranking of best British Hulu films.

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Happy-Go-Lucky is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Andrea Riseborough, Sally Hawkins, Eddie Marsan
Happy-Go-Lucky is a 2008 British comedy-drama film written and directed by Mike Leigh. The screenplay focuses on a cheerful and optimistic primary-school teacher and her relationships with those ...more
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Good Ol’ Freda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Good Ol’ Freda
Good Ol’ Freda is a 2013 historical, musical, biographical and documentary film written by Jessica Lawson and Ryan White and directed by Ryan White.
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Sightseers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
John Hurt, Sara Stewart, Alice Lowe
Sightseers is a 2012 comedy film written by Amy Jump, Steve Oram, Alice Lowe and directed by Ben Wheatley.
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Filth is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
James McAvoy, Imogen Poots, Jamie Bell
Filth is a 2013 British crime comedy-drama film written and directed by Jon S. Baird, based on Irvine Welsh's novel Filth. The film was released on 27 September 2013 in Scotland, 4 October 2013 ...more
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Harry Brown is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Michael Caine, Emily Mortimer, Iain Glen
"Harry Brown marks the feature film debut for talented upcoming director Daniel Barber, Academy Award®-nominated in 2008 for his short film The Tonto Woman. The film is an urban western ...more
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The Ghost Writer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Pierce Brosnan, Ewan McGregor, Kim Cattrall
The Ghost Writer is 2010 thriller film written by Robert Harris and Roman Polanski and directed by Roman Polanski.
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The Oxford Murders is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
John Hurt, Elijah Wood, Anna Massey
The Oxford Murders is a 2008 British film directed by Álex de la Iglesia. This British thriller film is adapted from the novel of the same name by Argentine mathematician and writer ...more
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Someone Else is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Someone Else Susan Lynch, Stephen Mangan, Shaun Dingwall
Someone Else is a 2006 British Comedy-drama independent film. The film was directed by Col Spector and written by Spector along with Radha Chakraborty. The film had its world premiere at the ...more
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The Intended is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Olympia Dukakis, Janet McTeer, Brenda Fricker
The Intended is 2002 English-language period drama film directed by Kristian Levring and starring Janet McTeer, JJ Feild, Olympia Dukakis, Tony Maudsley and Brenda Fricker. It centres on a ...more
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Funny Cow is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Funny Cow
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The Escape is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Escape