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What To Watch If You Love 'Poldark'

Updated May 15, 2020 441 votes 42 voters 1.7k views35 items

List RulesVote up the films and television series that you know other fans of 'Poldark' will love.

The 2015 adapation of the novels by Winston Graham, Poldark is a favorite among historical drama fans. If you’re searching for ideas about what to watch after Poldark, these TV shows and movies are a great place to start. The best movies and shows like Poldark feature romance and drama against an 18th century England backdrop. In this list, you'll find everything from Downton Abbey to Outlander to Jane Eyre.

What programs will you vote to the top of this list? Maybe you're a fan of Little Women, a period drama that follows sisters and their relationships over the years. If you’re looking for more British history shows, The English Game is a great TV series that centers on the origins of modern football. Some of the other notable movies like Poldark and series to watch if you like Poldark include Victoria, The Crown, and Wolf Hall

Which shows and movies are the best for Poldark fans? Vote up the ones you would recommend to other fans, and be sure to check out the titles you haven’t seen yet. 

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  • The English Game
    Photo: The English Game / Netflix
    The English Game (Netflix, 2020) is a historical drama series created by Julian Fellowes, Tony Charles, and Oliver Cotton. The story of the invention of football and how it quickly rose to become the world's game by crossing class divides....  more

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  • The Spanish Princess
    Photo: Starz
    The Spanish Princess (Starz, 2019) is a historical drama television limited series developed by Emma Frost and Matthew Graham, based on the novels by Philippa Gregory. The beautiful Spanish princess, Catherine of Aragon (Charlotte Hope), navigates the royal lineage of England with an eye on the throne....  more

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  • If you loved Poldark, you'll love diving deep into the House of Windsor and seeing the underbelly of the monarchy.

    The Crown (Netflix, 2016) is an American-British biographical drama series created by Peter Morgan. A young Queen Elizabeth II's (Claire Foy) political rivalries and romances guide the events that would shape the second half of the twentieth century....  more

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  • Downton Abbey
    Photo: Downton Abbey / ITV, PBS

    This period piece set in the 1910s is a perfect snapshot of an English estate and the drama that surrounds both the upper and working class.

    Downton Abbey (ITV, 2010) is a British historical drama television series created by Julian Fellowes. A chronicle of the lives of the British aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the early twentieth century....  more

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