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Period Dramas Added to Prime Video in July 2019

Period Dramas Added to Prime Video in July 2019

We’ve gathered up the new-in-July period dramas which might be included together with your US Amazon Prime Video membership. 

Then, we share the period dramas which might be newly out there to lease, coming to Prime Video Channels, and a few historical / costume / period films which might be being launched to DVD in July. Lastly, we record some newly added non-period films and collection that you could be also like, which are included together with your Prime Video membership.

Examine this record throughout the month; we’ll replace all of the sections (alphabetically) as extra titles turn into obtainable.

Peterloo, courtesy Thin Man Films


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There’s so much here by the top of the month, so that will help you hold monitor: the blue TVs next to the title imply the film is included together with your membership, the orange TVs imply it’s out there to lease or is accessible with a Prime Video Channel subscription. 

Period Dramas New on Prime Video in July

Mr Selfridge, courtesy PBS Masterpiece

This part accommodates newly added historic, costume and period dramas (films and TV collection) which are included together with your Prime Video membership. Along with the titles under, the following period-set films and collection are also out there this month: Out there July 1: Morning Glory (1993), The Adventures of Ociee Nash (2004). Obtainable July 2: Voice from the Stone (2017), As I Lay Dying (2013). Obtainable July 8: Eight Males Out (1988). Out there July 10: Sobibor (2019). Obtainable July 13: By no means Develop Previous (2019). Out there July 31: Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love (1996), A Viking Saga: The Darkest Day (2013).



The Admiral: Love and Fate in a Time of Warfare (2009)

On this gripping historical drama, a heroic Russian Admiral and his lover are swept up within the fast-moving events of World Warfare I and the Russian Revolution. Aleksandr Kolchak’s expertise would later propel him to Supreme Ruler of Russia. All of the while, he struggles to take care of a passionate love affair with a married lady, the poet Anna Timireva. Can he stay on the correct aspect of Historical past? Or will Fate intervene?

10 episodes, in Russian with English subtitles.

Starring Konstantin Khabensky, Elizaveta Boyarskaya, Anna Kovalchuk.

Rated 16+

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Obtainable July 6


The Chosen (1981)

Set in the Brooklyn of the 1940s, the story elucidates the friendship between two younger Jews of differing factions. Daniel is Hassidic, whereas Reuven is a Zionist; though separated ideologically, the boys find a widespread bond by way of their love of the neighborhood games of stickball.

Starring Maximilian Schell, Rod Steiger, Robby Benson.

Rated PG

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Obtainable July 1


Dostoevsky (2010)

Khotinenko’s Eight-part television collection based mostly on the unconventional life of the mysterious and tragic Russian author Dostoevsky is a research in contrast. Disdained by authorities, he had the grace of a sovereign. Each loving and jealous, rejoicing and struggling, Dostoevsky the person was a dwelling, respiration paradox.

Eight episodes, in Russian with English subtitles.

Starring Evgeniy Mironov, Elizaveta Arzamasova, Pavel Barshak.

Rated 13+

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Out there July 1


Hysteria (2012)

This mischievously inspired romantic comedy set in the late 19th century is predicated on the shocking fact of how Mortimer Granville got here up with the world’s first electromechanical vibrator in the identify of medical science.

Hysteria, courtesy Forthcoming Movies

“Set in the Victorian era of scientific ignorance and cultural Puritanism, its fashion continues to be more Restoration comedy than Victorian decadence—postcolonial feminism with a temperament extra Austen than Bronte. Contemplating the topic, ripe with titillating prospects, it’s surprisingly about as attractive as a week-old meat loaf. Tastefully directed by Tanya Wexler, it’s a complete pleasure from start to end.”- Observer

Starring Hugh Dancy, Maggie Gyllehaal, Jonathan Pryce, Felicity Jones, Rupert Everett.

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Rated R

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Obtainable July 1


Jane and Emma (2018)

In 1844, after touring lots of of miles on foot, a black lady finds enduring friendship with the spouse of the founder to the Mormon Church.

Starring Danielle Deadwyler, Emily Goss, Brad Schmidt, Okay. Danor Gerald.

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Rated PG

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Out there July 7


Marshall (2017)

In 1940, Thurgood Marshall is the crusading lawyer who would turn out to be the primary African-American Supreme Courtroom Justice. The story follows him as he battles by means of one among his career-defining instances in conservative Connecticut. He quickly teams up with Sam Friedman, an area Jewish lawyer who’s by no means handled a legal case. Collectively, the two males construct a defense while contending with racist and anti-Semitic views from those that deem his shopper to be responsible.

Starring Josh Gad, Kate Hudson, Dan Stevens, Chadwick Boseman.

Rated PG-13

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Out there July 7


Mr. Selfridge – Seasons 1 – four

In 1909 London, an American retail tycoon arrives on the retro end of Oxford Road to jettison fusty British tradition and open one of the best malls the world has ever seen. Jeremy Piven stars as Harry Gordon Selfridge, the flamboyant—and troubled—entrepreneur and showman in search of to offer London’s buyers with the last word merchandise and the last word thrill.

The British period drama was proven on PBS Masterpiece, and created by Andrew Davies.

Starring Jeremy Piven, Frances O’Connor, Aisling Loftus, Zoe Tapper, Amanda Abbington.

Rated TV-14

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Out there July 3


Peterloo (2018)

An epic portrayal of the events surrounding the notorious 1819 Peterloo Massacre, the place a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter’s Subject in Manchester became one of many bloodiest and most infamous episodes in British history.

Starring Rory Kinnear, Maxine Peake, Neil Bell, Simona Bitmate.

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Rated PG-13

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Obtainable July three


The Razor’s Edge (1984)

An American WWI vet undertakes a religious quest that takes him from Paris to Nepal to the Himalayas and again to his hometown. Upon his return, he discovers he isn’t the only one who has changed. The path to enlightenment is as sharp and slender as a razor’s edge.

Starring Invoice Murray, Theresa Russell, Catherine Hicks, James Keach, Peter Vaughan.

Rated R

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Obtainable July 2


Additionally see the record of period dramas added to Amazon in June.



Interval Dramas Added to Prime Video Channels

Pennyworth, courtesy EPIX

This section incorporates newly added period dramas (films and TV collection) which might be included with add-on Prime Video Channels. In the event you don’t already subscribe to the channel, comply with the hyperlink under the film to join a free trial. 



Pennyworth (2019)

A ten-episode, one-hour drama collection that follows Bruce Wayne’s legendary butler, Alfred Pennyworth, a former British SAS soldier who types a safety company and goes to work with Thomas Wayne, Bruce’s billionaire father, in 1960’s London.

Starring Jack Bannon, Ben Aldridge, Paloma Religion.

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Rated TV-MA

Out there July 28 with EPIX Channel



Period Dramas Newly Out there to Lease

Gentleman Jack, courtesy HBO

This section incorporates historical, costume and period dramas (films and TV collection) which might be newly obtainable to lease on Amazon this month. In addition to the next titles, Sunset (2019) was lately added, and is value a look. The critiques on Amazon aren’t great, however NYT calls the 1913-set movie “mysterious and beautiful.” Out there July 7: Faculty of Life (2017).



Belle and Sebastian (2013)

Based mostly on the beloved youngsters’s e-book, this thrilling story set in the picturesque French Alps follows the friendship of a 6-year-old boy and a stray dog who show to be heroes once they assist defend their occupied village from the Nazis in 1943.

Starring Félix Bossuet, Tchéky Karyo, Margaux Chatelier.

Rated: All

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Out there July three


Dumbo (2019)

From Disney and visionary director Tim Burton, the all-new grand live-action adventure “Dumbo” expands on the beloved basic story the place differences are celebrated, household is cherished and goals take flight. 

Circus owner Max Medici enlists former star Holt Farrier and his youngsters Milly and Joe to look after a newborn elephant whose oversized ears make him a laughingstock in an already struggling circus. But once they uncover that Dumbo can fly, the circus makes an unimaginable comeback, attracting persuasive entrepreneur V.A. Vandevere, who recruits the peculiar pachyderm for his latest, larger-than-life entertainment venture, Dreamland. 

Dumbo soars to new heights alongside an enthralling and spectacular aerial artist, Colette Marchant, until Holt learns that beneath its shiny veneer, Dreamland is filled with dark secrets.           

Starring Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Alan Arkin.

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Rated PG

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Obtainable July 2


The Fringe of Love (2008)

The lifetime of poet Dylan Thomas is advised by means of the tales of two free-spirited ladies who liked him in this fiery romantic drama set in wartime London.

Starring Keira Knightley, Sienna Miller, Cillian Murphy.

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Rated R

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Out there July 9


Gentleman Jack (2019)

The epic story of 19th Century landowner Anne Lister who returns to her house to rework its fate–and with plans to marry a lady.

Starring Suranne Jones, Saul Marron, Sophie Rundle.

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Rated 18+

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Obtainable July Eight


Ophelia (2019)

As a rebellious and motherless baby, Ophelia is taken into Elsinore Citadel by Queen Gerturde as one in every of her most trusted ladies-in-waiting. Soon enough, Ophelia captures the affections of the young Prince Hamlet. A passionate romance secretly kindles between the 2 as the kingdom is getting ready to warfare amidst its personal political intrigue and betrayal. When Hamlet’s father is murdered and the prince begins to unravel, Ophelia sharply navigates the principles of power in Denmark.

Starring Daisy Ridley, Naomi Watts, George MacKay.

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Rated PG-13

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Out there July 1


Grand Lodge – Season 1 was additionally just lately added. Modern-set, however inspired by the Spanish period collection “Gran Lodge.”



New Interval Drama DVD Releases in July 2019

Endeavour, courtesy PBS Masterpiece

This part accommodates historical, costume, and interval dramas which are being released this month to DVD and Blu-ray.

Europa Europa (The Criterion Assortment): As World Struggle II splits Europe, sixteen-year-old German Jew Salomon (Marco Hofschneider) is separated from his family after fleeing with them to Poland, and finds himself reluctantly assuming numerous ideological identities with a view to disguise the deadly secret of his Jewishness. Based mostly on the real-life experiences of Salomon Perel, Agnieszka Holland’s wartime tour de pressure “Europa Europa” is a breathless survival story informed with the verve of a comic journey, an ironic refutation of the Nazi concept of racial purity, and a posh portrait of a younger man caught up in shifting historic calamities and struggling to stay alive. Obtainable HERE July 9, 2019.

Jefferson in Paris (Blu-ray): Chronicles the time that Thomas Jefferson spent because the American Ambassador to France (1784-1789). These have been vital years for him in his public and personal life, and fateful ones for France, the place the revolution was about to interrupt out. Out there HERE July 30, 2019.

Masterpiece Mystery!: Endeavour, Season 6: It’s 1969, and things have taken a darker turn for the previous Cowley workforce. With Endeavour, Thursday, and the gang now scattered across Oxfordshire, it takes a collection of brutal crimes to reunite them. Now joined by former adversary DCI Ronnie Box and his sidekick DS Alan Jago, the gang should battle crime and corruption to lastly remedy their biggest problem –the truth behind George Fancy’s demise. Obtainable HERE July 9, 2019.

Masterpiece Thriller!: Grantchester, Season 4: It’s 1956 and Sidney Chambers is feeling adrift — till Violet Todd arrives and fires up his want for social justice. Quickly there’s a new Vicar of Grantchester, idealistic Will Davenport, who finds himself drawn into Inspector Geordie Keating’s world of crime. Whereas Will embraces the longer term, Geordie is left completely baffled by it. Navigating a world with out Sidney, the place does he slot in? Obtainable HERE July 30, 2019.

Murdoch Mysteries: Collection 9-12 Assortment: Set in Edwardian Toronto, this award-winning Canadian collection explores the intriguing world of Detective William Murdoch (Yannick Bisson, Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye) as he solves crimes utilizing ingenious innovations and trailblazing forensic methods. With assist from his sensible wife, Dr. Julia Ogden (Hélène Pleasure); keen assistant, Constable Crabtree (Jonny Harris); and no-nonsense superior, Inspector Brackenreid (Thomas Craig), Murdoch tackles Toronto’s most harmful criminals. Out there HERE July 30, 2019.

Murdoch Mysteries: Collection 12: Detective William Murdoch (Yannick Bisson, Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye) returns to unravel Edwardian Toronto’s most intriguing crimes on this award-winning Canadian collection. In Season 12, Murdoch and his spouse, Dr. Julia Ogden (Gemini winner Hélène Pleasure, Durham County), have moved into a contemporary new house, however they soon discover their residence has mysteries of its personal. Constable Crabtree (Jonny Harris, Still Standing) helps Higgins (Lachlan Murdoch, Copper) prepare for his wedding ceremony, whereas Inspector Brackenreid (Thomas Craig, Coronation Road) confronts somebody from his past who might jeopardize his relationship together with his household. Out there HERE July 30, 2019.

Inform it to the Bees (2019): In 1950’s small town Britain, a physician (Anna Paquin) develops a relationship together with her younger patient’s mom (Holliday Grainger). Based mostly on the Fiona Shaw novel. Obtainable HERE July 9, 2019.

Vidago Palace (2017): In 1936 Portugal, the opulent Vidago Palace lodge is a haven for Europe’s elite from the Spanish Civil Struggle erupting across the border. Lovely younger aristocrat Carlota (Mikaela Lupu) arrives on the resort to plan her wedding ceremony to the rich César (Pedro Barroso), which can save her family from bankruptcy. However her coronary heart is preoccupied with ideas of Pedro (David Seijo), the handsome son of the lodge’s concierge. The illicit lovers have been separated by social class and warfare, but when a fateful chain of events brings them collectively once more, Carlota should determine her destiny. Out there HERE July 30, 2019.


Other Exhibits You Might Additionally Like 

This part accommodates a curated listing of flicks and TV collection new and are included on Prime, which might be NOT period dramas. We expect fans of historic and costume dramas will take pleasure in them simply the same. Comply with the hyperlinks to observe the trailers. You might also like: Obtainable July 8: Freedom Writers (2007). Obtainable July 15: Love Happens (2009). July 16: Breakthrough (2019). July 31: A Very Brady Sequel (1996).



In case you enjoyed this publish, make sure to see The Interval Films Record, with the most effective British, historic and costume dramas sorted by period. Additionally see the listing of period dramas added to Netflix US through the 2019 summer time.