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The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu 

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Updated November 4, 2019 207 votes 107 voters 6.4k views

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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The Intended is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Olympia Dukakis, Janet McTeer, Brenda Fricker

Released: 2002

Directed by: Kristian Levring

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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A View to a Kill is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Christopher Walken, Roger Moore, Grace Jones

Released: 1985

Directed by: John Glen

This film is the fourteenth spy film of the James Bond series, and the seventh and last to star Roger Moore as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. Although the title is adapted from Ian ...more

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Gangster No. 1 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Malcolm McDowell, Paul Bettany, Andrew Lincoln

Released: 2000

Directed by: Paul McGuigan

This film is a 2000 British film directed by Paul McGuigan. It stars Paul Bettany in the title role, and features Malcolm McDowell, David Thewlis and Saffron Burrows.
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Moonraker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Roger Moore, Lois Chiles, Richard Kiel

Released: 1979

Directed by: Lewis Gilbert

Moonraker is the eleventh spy film in the James Bond series, and the fourth to star Roger Moore as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. The third and final film in the series to be directed by ...more

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Someone Else is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Susan Lynch, Stephen Mangan, Shaun Dingwall

Released: 2007

Directed by: Col Spector

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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You Only Live Twice is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Sean Connery, Donald Pleasence, Lois Maxwell

Released: 1967

Directed by: Lewis Gilbert

You Only Live Twice is the fifth spy film in the James Bond series, and the fifth to star Sean Connery as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. The film's screenplay was written by Roald Dahl, and ...more

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Harry Brown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Michael Caine, Emily Mortimer, Iain Glen

Released: 2009

Directed by: Daniel Barber

"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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Funny Cow is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Funny Cow
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The Escape is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Escape