Browse - Most popular shows featuring: period dramax






La legge di Lidia PoëtLa legge di Lidia Poët
Netflix, 2023 Running | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Biography | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.1/5

In this gripping period drama, Lidia Poët investigates murders while fighting to practice law. Inspired by the true story of Italy's first female lawyer.


Z: The Beginning of EverythingZ: The Beginning of Everything
Prime Video, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Music, Documentary, Biography | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

Z is a bio-series pilot based on the life of Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald, the brilliant, beautiful and talented Southern Belle who becomes the original flapper and icon of the wild, flamboyant Jazz Age in the 20s.


Alta MarAlta Mar
Netflix, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.5/5

A magnificent transatlantic ship full of passengers, travelling from Europe to South America in search of a better future. Two sisters, Carolina and Eva, as different as they are inseparable. A handsome officer, Nicolás Sala, a man that fate has put in the wrong place. A mystery to be solved: the murder of a passenger whose name does not appear in the passenger list and who no one remembers. Love, intrigues and many lies... in a ship that hides a story in each one of its cabins and a dark secret deep inside. There is only one clear thing: the murderer will not be able to leave the ship.


Beecham HouseBeecham House
ITV, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

The story begins as handsome and soulful former soldier, John Beecham, has acquired the house to start a new life for his family and a business as a trader. Wealthy and distinguished, John has witnessed profiteering and exploitation during his time with the controlling East India Company and appears haunted by his past. Determined to escape that life, he sets his sights on becoming an honorable member of the region's trading community. But in the glorious setting of Beecham House, John's life remains shrouded in mystery. His arrival provokes speculation and gossip amongst the servants and despite filling his residence with relatives and friends, Beecham's house still has dark corners that crackle with conspiracy, disharmony and sinister intent. The story also unfolds at a time when the 1,000-year-old Mughal rule is over and the British vie with the Maharajas to claim India as their own.


The HalcyonThe Halcyon
ITV, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Military/War | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.2/5

The series tells the story of a bustling and glamorous five star hotel at the centre of London society and a world at war.The drama, set in 1940, shows London life through the prism of war and the impact it has on families, politics, relationships and work across every social strata - set to a soundtrack of the music of the era.


Foyle's WarFoyle's War
ITV, 2002 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Military/War | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.5/5

A police detective working in the British countryside during World War Two.


The Doctor Blake MysteriesThe Doctor Blake Mysteries
ABC (AU), 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

It's 1959. Dr Blake has returned to a place he once called home, to take over his deceased father's medical practice. Everything seems peaceful on the surface, but seething underneath are the age-old passions of a regional town clashing head-on with the tensions and fears of the decade to come.


The Living and the DeadThe Living and the Dead
BBC One, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller, Fantasy, Horror | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.5/5

Somerset, England, 1888. A land and a community on the edge of monumental change, on the great hinge between ancient traditional ways and an industrial, scientific future. A land of ghosts and myths, poltergeists and demons - if there was ever a time for those ghosts to rise out of the ground, this would be that time. At the heart of this small community is Nathan Appleby, a reluctant gentleman farmer who is obsessed with proving the existence of the afterlife.


The HourThe Hour
BBC Three, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.1/5

June 1956. BBC reporters and soul mates Bel Rowley and Freddie Lyon join a brand new current affairs programme and become involved in a dark and dangerous conspiracy.


The Lizzie Borden ChroniclesThe Lizzie Borden Chronicles
Lifetime, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Following the success of its original movie Lizzie Borden Took An Ax, Lifetime has picked up a follow-up six-episode limited series, Lizzie Borden: The Fall River Chronicles, with Christina Ricci set to reprise her role as the notorious murderer.


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