Tv Shows Similar to the English Game (2020)

Tv shows to watch if you like The English Game (2020).

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Gunpowder (2017 - 2017)

Starring: Kit Harington, Liv Tyler, Edward Holcroft, Shaun Dooley
Duration: 59mins
Genres: Drama, History

Foreign mercenary Guido Fawkes, and a group of English Catholic traitors plan to blow up the Palace Of Westminster and kill King James I in the early 17th century.
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Aristocrats (1999)

Starring: Siân Phillips, Alun Armstrong, Ben Daniels, Serena Gordon
Duration: 5h 0mins
Genres: Drama, History

18th-century England and Ireland viewed through the eyes of four beautiful high-born sisters - Caroline, Emily, Louisa, and Sarah Lennox, great-granddaughters of a king, daughters of a cabinet minister, and wives of politicians and peers.
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Ted Lasso (2020)

Starring: Jeremy Swift, Phil Dunster, Brett Goldstein, Brendan Hunt
Duration: 30mins
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Sport

Follows US American Football coach Ted Lasso heading to the UK to manage a struggling London football team in the top flight of English football.
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United (2011)

Starring: Dean Andrews, Kate Ashfield, Natalie Burt, David Calder
Duration: 1h 34mins
Genres: Drama, History, Sport

The drama primarily focuses on the relationship between assistant manager Jimmy Murphy and the young player Bobby Charlton.
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Cranford (2007 - 2010)

Starring: Judi Dench, Julia McKenzie, Imelda Staunton, Lisa Dillon
Duration: 7h 49mins
Genres: Drama

In the 1840s, Cranford is ruled by the ladies.
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The Village (2013)

Starring: David Ryall, Maxine Peake, John Simm, Charlie Murphy
Duration: 1h 0mins
Genres: Drama

Follows the residents of one English village across the 20th century and their turbulent lives.
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New Worlds (2014 - 2014)

Starring: Pip Carter, Phil Cheadle, Holli Dempsey, Joe Dempsie
Duration:
Genres: Drama, History, War

New Worlds is a gripping story of love, loss and the human price paid for the freedoms and liberties we enjoy today.
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A Shot at Glory (2000)

Starring: Robert Duvall, Michael Keaton, Andy Gray, Finlay MacDonald
Duration: 1h 54mins
Genres: Drama, Sport

Robert Duvall plays the club manager, Gordon McLeod.
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Believe (2013)

Starring: Jack Smith, Brian Cox, Natascha McElhone, Anne Reid
Duration: 1h 36mins
Genres: Drama, Sport

In 1984 Salford, Georgie Gallagher lives with his widowed mother, Erica (Natascha McElhone).
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Call the Midwife (2012)

Starring: Vanessa Redgrave, Laura Main, Jenny Agutter, Judy Parfitt
Duration: 1h 0mins
Genres: Drama, History

Based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth; the story follows twenty-two year old Jenny, who in 1957 leaves her comfortable home to become a midwife in London's East End.
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Mike Bassett: Manager (2005 - 2005)

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Sport

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From There to Here (2014 - 2014)

Starring: Philip Glenister, Steven Mackintosh, Saskia Reeves, Liz White
Duration: 1h 0mins
Genres: Drama

Created by Peter Bowker, From There To Here is set in the aftermath of the 1996 Arndale bombing and follows Daniel Cotton, a Manchester family man who is torn between the life he wants and the life he could have.
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Footballers' Wives (2002 - 2006)

Starring: Gillian Taylforth, Zöe Lucker, Paul Clarke, Alison Newman
Duration: 49mins
Genres: Drama

Drama series about the women married to members of Earls Park football team.
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Edward & Mrs. Simpson (1978 - 1978)

Starring: Edward Fox, Cynthia Harris, David Waller, Peggy Ashcroft
Duration: 5h 50mins
Genres: Drama, History, Romance

While still the Prince of Wales, the future Edward VIII meets the married American socialite, Wallis Simpson.
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Poldark (2015 - 2019)

Starring: Aidan Turner, Eleanor Tomlinson, Jack Farthing, Beatie Edney
Duration: 1h 0mins
Genres: Drama, History, Romance

Ross Poldark returns to England after fighting in the American Revolution. His family and friends thought he was dead.
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Titanic: Blood and Steel (2012)

Starring: Kevin Zegers, Alessandra Mastronardi, Derek Jacobi, Billy Carter
Duration: 55mins
Genres: Drama, History

The construction of the R. M. S.
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Fast Girls (2012)

Starring: Lenora Crichlow, Phil Davis, Jamie Howard, Jahvel Hall
Duration: 1h 31mins
Genres: Drama, Sport

Athlete Shanaya Andrews (Lenora Crichlow) competes against Lisa Temple (Lily James) at a local level.
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The Mill (2013 - 2014)

Starring: Kerrie Hayes, Ciaran Griffiths, Barbara Marten, Matthew McNulty
Duration: 1h 0mins
Genres: Drama

The hard labour of cotton mill workers and the abuse they endure.
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When Saturday Comes (1996)

Starring: Sean Bean, Emily Lloyd, Pete Postlethwaite, Craig Kelly
Duration: 1h 38mins
Genres: Drama, Sport

A factory worker gets scouted, firstly by the well-known non-league side Hallam F. C. and then later by Sheffield United Football Club.
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Life in Squares (2015)

Starring: Eve Best, Ed Birch, Phoebe Fox, Andrew Havill
Duration: 2h 51mins
Genres: Drama

An intimate and emotional drama for BBC Two about the revolutionary Bloomsbury group.
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