If you very much like historical romance TV series or movies this might come very handy for you because it contains a thorough selection of the very best historical romance TV series ever created for the public view.
Since good movies are not that easy to find nowadays, especially high quality historical romance TV series, we have prepared a top 10 with only the very best titles, that will keep you busy all summer long and even the next winter.
Enjoy our selection and Top 10 Historical Romance TV Series altogether and prepare the popcorn! Get them in DVDs from Amazon.com and enjoy them!
# 10 Lark Rise to Candleford
This is the story of Laura, a country girl who gets to work for the Post Office in the nearby city Candleford at her mother`s cousin. The romance goes on for 4 season with very rich action and unexpected events that chance the course of the entire story from one episode to the other. Follow Laura`s story and the other characters` stories which are full of both humor and suspense. A great historical romance TV series, indeed!
# 9 Forsyte Saga
The story takes place in the second half of the 19th century in Great Britain where Soames Forsyte, a gentlemen with a high sense of property and possession “buys” his wife Irene and forces the love into their relationship. However, things are not that simple and heart has nothing to do with business. A very intriguing and unexpected story unravels in front of you and it will caught you on the spot. Amazing series!
# 8 Little Dorrit
This is the story of Amy Dorrit, a young girl in charge of earning money for her entire poor family, however her story twists and turns when her boss` son returns home from oversees and makes some shocking discoveries about the family`s legacy. Curious? Watch the whole series and enjoy an amazing story!
# 7 Wives and Daughters
This is the screening of Elizabeth Gaskell`s novel with the same name and it tells the story of a young doctor`s daughter who has to put up with a stepmother who cares little for her, an impetuous stepsister and a broken heart due to the fact that she loves a man who can only have friendly feelings for her. This is her story, screened in a historical romance series that is definitely worth watching!
# 6 Jane Eyre
Perhaps one of the best well-known Victorian romance novel , Jane Eyre is Bronte’s masterpiece who depicts the story of a young governess and the solitude with which she faces the world as well as the matters of her heart. This is a very powerful lesson of true love in one of the best screening so far. Enjoy!
# 5 Cranford
Another amazing historical romance TV series of this century, Cranford is the story of the ladies who rule the small rural market-town of Cranford in the 1840`s, when industrialization is about to hit their matriarchal peace and set of rules. Gossip and romance are the things of the day, but we believe you will enjoy better watching this extraordinary series than reading about it.
# 4 Bleak House
A suspenseful tale about the injustices of the 19th century English legal system, Bleak House is the wonderful filming of Charles Dickens` novel. One of Dickens` finest novels, Bleak House is an intricate story of legal injustices and secrecy involving the rich and powerful and if you choose to enter this world you will find one of the most amazing historical romance stories ever written.
# 3 North and South
North and South is a mini-series, a love story, that of Margaret Hale who`s had to move along with her entire family from the rural south of Great Britain to the industrialized area of the north. Here she will find a world rather upside down where people and exploited and live poorly as well as one of Milton`s capitalists, Mr. Thornton with whom she will live another matter of the heart. Absolutely amazing story, no doubt!
# 2 Downton Abbey
The plotline unravels around the first world war and tells the story of wealthy Crawley family taken by surprise when the family legitimate crown is declared dead and the new one is a distant cousin, an educated working man who knows little about wealthy lifestyle and rich life. However, they seem to get along very good and then the First World War bursts. Things are quickly changing apart from love and true feelings. Amazing screening and addictive series!
# 1 Pride and Prejudice
One of the best historical romance mini-series ever to be shown to the public eye is the 1995`s Pride and Prejudice. The story is revolving around the second of five daughters of a country gentleman and the one who`s problems of the heart are shared with us in this intriguing series on the difference between social classes and the pride which set lovers apart. This is number 1 in our Top 10 Historical Romance TV Series!