Best new Costume Drama movies (2017) - Top Netflix & Cinema

Isn’t it wonderful to immerse in a beautiful bygone era every once in a while? These costume dramas will definitely do the trick.
The Vore's Film staff selects the top best costume drama movies of 2017 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are Thomas Vinterberg, Amma Asante & Cary Joji Fukunaga our new costume drama genre directors? The main focus is on international art house & American and British indie cinema.

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Anticipated 2017 costume drama movies to watch

    My Cousin Rachel (Friday June 9, 2017)

    My Cousin Rachel film poster Director
    Roger Michell
    Rachel Weisz
    Sam Claflin
    Iain Glen

    Based on Daphne du Mauriers' eponymous novel, this Victorian romantic drama tells the beguiling story of a young nobleman (Sam Claflin) who falls in love with the woman (Rachel Weisz) who supposedly poisoned his cousin. An atmospheric, thriller-ish romance which evolves around a torturing question: did she do it, or did she not?...Read more

    Victoria and Abdul (Friday September 8, 2017)

    Victoria and Abdul film poster Director
    Stephen Frears
    Michael Gambon
    Olivia Williams
    Judi Dench

    Stephen Frears knows how to direct a proper period drama. His terrific version of Dangerous Liaisons is probably one of the finest of the last couple of decades. His upcoming film is true story film about the surprising friendship between Queen Victoria and a clerk from India. ...Read more

Best costume drama movies on Netflix or DVD in 2017 & 2016

2010's best rated costume drama movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

    Belle (Friday June 13, 2014)

    Belle film poster Director
    Amma Asante
    Gugu Mbatha-Raw
    Matthew Goode
    Emily Watson

    The story is set in the classic era of 18th century where a girl who is an inter-racial daughter of the admiral of Royal Navy is...Read more

    Jane Eyre (Friday April 22, 2011)

    Jane Eyre film poster Director
    Cary Joji Fukunaga
    Mia Wasikowska
    Michael Fassbender
    Jamie Bell

    A timid looking governess melts the heart of her employer and discovers that he has so many unexpected secrets concealed from the...Read more

    A Little Chaos (Friday June 26, 2015)

    A Little Chaos film poster Director
    Alan Rickman
    Kate Winslet
    Alan Rickman
    Stanley Tucci

    The story is set in the lavishing times of English royals as two talented landscape artists fall in deep love with each other...Read more

    The Invisible Woman (Friday February 21, 2014)

    The Invisible Woman film poster Director
    Ralph Fiennes
    Ralph Fiennes
    Felicity Jones
    Kristin Scott Thomas

    The story explores the classic era of literature and a delicate part of famous novelist Charles Dickens, who at the height of his...Read more

    Madame Bovary (Friday June 12, 2015)

    Madame Bovary film poster Director
    Sophie Barthes
    Ezra Miller
    Mia Wasikowska
    Paul Giamatti

    A woman has concealed her passionate dreams and urges after being in a bland marriage and restricted to a small town lifestyle,...Read more

    Miss Julie (Wednesday September 10, 2014)

    Miss Julie film poster Director
    Liv Ullmann
    Jessica Chastain,
    Colin Farrell
    Samantha Morton

    The story depicts the course of events following a mid summer night when a valet is encouraged by his lord's unsettled...Read more