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TV REVIEW: Downton Abbey (2010 - 2015 TV) - ★★★★

Created & Written by: Julian Fellowes

Stars: Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Brendan Coyle, Michelle Dockery, Joanne Froggatt, Robert James-Collier, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern, Sophie McShera, Lesley Nicol, Maggie Smith, Penelope Wilton, Kevin Doyle, Allen Leech, David Robb, Siobhan Finneran, Dan Stevens.

Genre: Drama, Romance.

Themes: 1910s, Class Differences, Aristocracy

A chronicle of the lives of the British aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the early twentieth century.

Downton Abbey has received acclaim from television critics and numerous accolades.

The series was followed by two movies - Downton Abbey (2019) and Downton Abbey: A New Era (2022)


Top TV Shows: #20


Euan (Age 12) - ★★★★

"This is a good show. The acting was brilliant the story was exquisite.

Overall this is a good show I can recommend to all old people. 4/5 it was amazing !"

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Like this? Try these!....

  1. Titanic (1997) - #197 - ★★★★

  2. Downton Abbey (2019) - #238 - ★★★★

  3. The Young Victoria (2009) - #239 - ★★★★

  4. The Artist (2011) - #240 - ★★★★

  5. Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011) - #241 - ★★★★

  6. It's a Wonderful Life (1946) - #401 - ★★★★

  7. Tomorrow Never Dies (1997) - #429 - ★★★★

  8. Pride and Prejudice (2005) - #542 - ★★★

  9. The Notebook (2005) - #545 - ★★★

  10. Downton Abbey: A New Era (2022) - n/a

For more romantic period dramas then check out all-time classic Titanic. Then have a look through The Artist, It's a Wonderful Life, Pride and Prejudice (also starring Penelope Wilton) and The Notebook. The continuation of Downton Abbey arrived in the movies, Downton Abbey and Downton Abbey: A New Era. Julian Fellowes also wrote more period romance with The Young Victoria. Crazy, Stupid, Love is a more modern take on romance and family. Meanwhile a lot of the cast appear in James Bond movies, including Tomorrow Never Dies.

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