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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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Death at a Funeral is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Peter Dinklage, Alan Tudyk, Matthew Macfadyen
Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial This film is a 2007 British comedy film directed by Frank Oz. The screenplay by Dean Craig focuses on a family attempting to resolve a variety of problems while attending the passing of the ...more
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The Escape is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Escape
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I Give It a Year is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Anna Faris, Rose Byrne, Minnie Driver
I Give It a Year is a 2013 British comedy film, written and directed by Dan Mazer and starring Rose Byrne, Rafe Spall, Anna Faris and Simon Baker. The film was based and filmed in London and was ...more
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Good Ol’ Freda is listed (or ranked) 4 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) 5 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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How I Live Now is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Saoirse Ronan, Anna Chancellor, George MacKay
How I Live Now is a 2013 British drama film based on the 2004 novel of the same name by Meg Rosoff, directed by Kevin Macdonald and script written by Tony Grisoni, Jeremy Brock and Penelope ...more
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Filth is listed (or ranked) 7 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) 8 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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Four Lions is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Benedict Cumberbatch, Chris Morris, Riz Ahmed
Four Lions is a 2010 British dark comedy film. It is the feature film debut of director Chris Morris, written by Morris, Sam Bain, and Jesse Armstrong. The film is a jihad satire following a ...more
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Bronson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Tom Hardy, Amanda Burton, James Lance
Bronson is a 2008 British fictionalised biographical psychological drama film co-written and directed by Nicolas Winding Refn and starring Tom Hardy. The film follows the life of notorious ...more
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The Oxford Murders is listed (or ranked) 11 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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The Intended is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Intended 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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Happy-Go-Lucky is listed (or ranked) 13 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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Cashback is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best British Movies Streaming on Hulu
Keeley Hazell, Michelle Ryan, Jared Harris
Cashback is a film directed by Sean Ellis. Originally exhibited as a short in 2004, it was expanded to feature length in 2006. Both versions were produced by Lene Bausager, starring Sean ...more