An overview of all Netflix 20th Century Period Pieces movies and series. 71 titles were found.
Sent away from his family to a remote mountain town, teacher Mahir helps the villagers build a school -- and inspires a path to hope for them all.
When an uneducated mother of eight suddenly becomes mayor, she uses the skills she's learned as a housewife to keep her town running like clockwork.
Forced to work in a coal mine during World War II, two young poets find some escape when they both fall for the same woman.
, Yılmaz Erdoğan
, Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan
, Belçim Bilgin
, Kıvanç Tatlıtuğ
, Mert Fırat
, Farah Zeynep Abdullah
, Salih Kalyon
, İpek Bilgin
, Devrim Yakut
, Selman Ünlüsoy
, Aksel Bonfil
In 1949, with freedoms threatened, housewife Hükümet is unaware of her future life in politics as she faces off with liar and mayoral hopeful Faruk.
To escape his parents and the Korean War draft, Jewish atheist Marcus attends a rigid Christian college, where he faces bigotry and sexual repression.
An electronic dance music deejay becomes a huge success during the 1990's, but the high life soon takes a toll on his life and career.
This true-life drama tells the story of football legend Freddie Steinmark, the Texas Longhorns safety who gave his all despite the odds against him.
In this fact-based war drama, two brave Czech soldiers train for the seemingly impossible feat of assassinating Nazi Gen. Reinhard Heydrich.
, Cillian Murphy
, Harry Lloyd
, Anna Geislerová
, Brian Caspe
, Marcin Dorociński
, Bill Milner
, Sean Mahon
, Detlef Bothe
, Sam Keeley
, Jamie Dornan
, Charlotte Le Bon
, David Bredin
, Mish Boyko
, Alena Mihulová
In post-revolution Tehran, a wealthy Jewish businessman is summarily jailed and tortured, but along with his wife, he fights for answers and freedom.
In the 1970s, a shy girl’s strange world turns wildly surreal at her 15th birthday party, when a creature escapes into the woods with her music box.
A real-life tragedy inspired this drama about the vicious 1964 murder of a woman witnessed by 37 people, none of whom intervened to stop it.
After a troubled boyhood in the 1950s countryside, a simple Argentine grows into a successful businessman with a dark side in 1980s Buenos Aires.
Tasked with unraveling the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, an honorable magistrate finds himself targeted by the shadowy perpetrators.
, Friedrich von Thun
, Erwin Steinhauer
, Melika Foroutan
, Juraj Kukura
, Simon Hatzl
, Edin Hasanovic
, Eugen Knecht
, Juergen Maurer
, Dominik Warta
, Florian Teichtmeister
, Mateusz Dopieralski
Stranded in a transit station one stormy night in 1968, eight strangers begin to fall victim to seizures, only to wake up disturbingly altered.
, Gustavo Sánchez Parra
, Carmen Beato
, Humberto Busto
, Cassandra Ciangherotti
, Santiago Torres
, Fernando Becerril
, Pablo Guisa Koestinger
, Luis Alberti
, Catalina Salas
, María Elena Olivares
In 1992, three radically different residents of Rostock, Germany, become entangled in a violent xenophobic riot that rocks the beleaguered city.
To prepare for the Nuremberg trials, the U.S. military place both witnesses and defendants in a villa, then hire a countess to maintain the peace.
At an eerie movie palace in bustling 1930s Shanghai, a young filmmaker encounters the vengeful, nightmarish spirits of acrobats who burned alive.
A young Barack Obama forges his identity while dealing with race, divergent cultures and ordinary life as a New York City college student.
A 23-year-old flight attendant faces down terrorists and her own fears to save her passengers when a New York-bound jet is hijacked by terrorists.
In 1980s Dublin, a teen whose family is falling apart transfers to a tough school, where he forms a rock band to fit in and win a girl's attention.
In early 20th-century Scotland, a farmer's daughter dreams of leaving her hard rural life, but family tragedies force her to remain and take charge.
Three lonely mountain shepherds create a woman using an evil spell but soon regret their ill-considered plan when she vengefully turns on them.
The story of controversial figure Eva Peron continues after her death as her body is transported through a series of eerie and clandestine events.