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Downton Abbey kept viewers on the edge of their seats with the drama unfolding in a single estate, so it's only natural to be on the lookout for more shows like Downtown Abbey after binging the series. This list contains recommendations for movies and TV shows similar to Downton Abbey. You can try some miniseries or TV shows that are period pieces full of conflict. Movies like Downton Abbey are often based on classic literature. What to watch after Downton Abbey really depends on your mood.

What are some movies and TV shows featured on this list of recommendations for Downton Abbey fans? Sense and Sensibility, set in England in the late-1700s, tells the story of the Dashwood sisters as they look for love. The Queen is another good movie for fans of Downton AbbeyAnother Period pokes fun at Downton Abbey's melodramatic plots in the format of a 30-minute comedy. Other good TV and movies recommended for Downton Abbey fans include The Tudors, Call the Midwife, and Emma.

What do you watch when you run out of Downton Abbey episodes? Give the best viewing material a thumbs up and please add any good TV series or movies we may have missed.

Sense and Sensibility is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Movies & TV Shows to Watch If You Love Downton Abbey
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Sense and Sensibility is a 1995 British–American period drama film directed by Ang Lee and based on Jane Austen's 1811 novel of the same name. Actress Emma Thompson wrote the script and stars as Elinor Dashwood, while Kate Winslet plays Elinor's younger sister Marianne. The story follows the ...more

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Parade's End


Parade's End is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Movies & TV Shows to Watch If You Love Downton Abbey
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The Crown is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Movies & TV Shows to Watch If You Love Downton Abbey
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The Crown


The Crown (Netflix, 2016) is an American-British biographical drama series about the reign of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom. The series begins with the 1947 wedding of young Elizabeth (Claire Foy) to Prince Philip (Matt Smith) and the ailing health of King George VI (Jared Harris). ...more

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Little Women is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Movies & TV Shows to Watch If You Love Downton Abbey
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Little Women


Little Women is a 1994 American drama film directed by Gillian Armstrong. The screenplay by Robin Swicord is based on the Louisa May Alcott novel of the same name. It is the fifth feature film adaptation of the Alcott classic, following silent versions released in 1917 and 1918, a 1933 George ...more

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