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What To Watch If You Love 'Anne With An E'

Updated May 26, 2020 1.5k votes 413 voters 22.3k views46 items

List RulesVote up the films and television series that you know other fans of 'Anne With An E' will love.

Wondering what to watch after Anne With An E? If the wholesome nature of the series has you hungry for more period series, you're in luck! Since the public fascination with historical drama is not ceasing any time soon, there are loads of other movies and TV shows like Anne With An E ready for you to start bingeing. 

If you’re on the hunt for movies and TV shows similar to Anne With An E, Dickinson is a great TV series about another headstrong female writer. Sanditon is another great show, a Jane Austen tale about life in the Regency era. 

For fans of Anne With An E looking for good movie recommendations, the original Anne of Green Gables is an excellent film that features an earlier take on the classic Anne Shirley story. Other good movies and shows featured on this list include Murdoch Mysteries,  Call The Midwife, and Poldark. 

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    Little Women

    This outstanding film by Greta Gerwig is a great choice to watch when you need a pick-me-up.

    Little Women is a 2019 American drama film directed by Greta Gerwig, based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott. Four sisters, Beth (Eliza Scanlen), Meg (Emma Watson), Jo (Saoirse Ronan), and Amy (Florence Pugh), come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War....  more
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  • Downton Abbey
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    People looking for more period dramas featuring strone female leads will enjoy the big screen version of the classic British series. Film also stars Geraldine James, who plays Marilla Cuthbert on Anne With an E. 

    Downton Abbey is a 2019 British historical period drama film directed by Michael Engler, and a continuation of the TV series. The Crawley family, wealthy owners of a large estate in the English countryside, prepare for the most important moment of their lives as the royal king and queen plan to visit....  more
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  • Call The Midwife
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    This popular period drama BBC series offers a similar take and tone as Anne with an E. 

    Call the Midwife (BBC, 2012) is a British period drama series created by Heidi Thomas. The lives of a group of midwives living in East London are documented in the late-1950s to mid-1960s....  more
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  • Gilmore Girls
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    If you love stories about mother-daughter relationships, Gilmore Girls is easily one of the best choices out there to stream.

    Gilmore Girls (The WB, 2000) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Amy Sherman-Palladino. In the fictional town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut, a thirty-something single mother (Lauren Graham) and her teen daughter (Alexis Bledel) support each other as they navigate through relationships, family troubles, friendships, and ambition....  more
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