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– January –

1 January 2021 (UK) | News of the World | Movie | Netflix | Set in 19th Century.
Other dates | 25 December 2020 (USA)
A Texan traveling across the wild West bringing the news of the world to local townspeople, agrees to help rescue a young girl who was kidnapped.

1 January 2021 (UK) | The Serpent | TV Series | Season 1 | BBC One| Set in 20th Century, 1970s.
The remarkable story of how murderer Charles Sobhraj was captured. Based on a true story.

1 January 2021 (Canada) | Vikings | TV Series | Season 6 Part 2 | History Channel | Set in 8th Century.
Other dates – 30 December 2020 (Ireland) – Prime Video
Vikings comes to an end. A sequel series, titled Vikings: Valhalla, is in development for Netflix.

4 January 2021 (Canada) | Frankie Drake Mysteries | TV Series | Season 4 | CBC | Set in 20th Century, 1920s.

4 January 2021 (Canada) | Murdoch Mysteries | TV Series | Season 14 | CBC | Set in early 20th Century.

5 January 2021 (Canada) | Summerland | Movie | Netflix | Set in 20th Century, 1940s.
Other dates – 24 July 2020 (UK) | 31 July 2020 (USA/Canada)

8 January 2021 (UK – ITV)| 9 January 2021 (USA – Sundance Now, AMC+, Shudder) | A Discovery of Witches | TV Series | Season 2 | SKY | Set in 16th Century, 1590s.
The wait is finally over, season 2 is here. Matthew and Diana jump back into the year 1590. Season 3 has already started filming.

8 January 2021 | Dickinson | TV Series | Season 2 | Apple TV+ | Set in 19th Century.
Not only do we get to enjoy season 2 but it has been confirmed for a third season.

10 January 2021 (US/Canada) | All Creatures Great and Small | TV Series | Season 1 | Masterpiece | Set in 20th Century, 1930s.
Other dates – 1 September 2020 (UK) – Channel 5
The heartwarming and humorous adventures of a young country vet in the Yorkshire Dales. A remake of the 1978 series, adaptation of James Herriot’s books on country veterinarians. Renewed for Season 2.

14 January 2021 (AUS) | 26 March 2021 (UK) | Ammonite | Movie | Set in 19th Century, 1840s.
Other dates – 13 November 2020 (USA)
In 1840s England, paleontologist Mary Anning and a young woman sent by her husband to convalesce by the sea develop an intense relationship.

15 January 2021 (UK-SKY) | 19 February 2021 (USA/Canada) | Blithe Spirit | Movie | Set in 20th Century, 1930s.
Other dates – Premiered 26 December 2020 (UK)
Comedy. A spiritualist medium holds a seance for a writer suffering from writers block but accidentally summons the spirit of his deceased first wife which leads to an increasingly complex love triangle with his current wife of five years. Based on the 1941 play of the same name.

15 January 2021 | One Night in Miami | Movie | Amazon Prime| Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
In the aftermath of Cassius Clay’s defeat of Sonny Liston in 1964, the boxer meets with Malcolm X, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown to change the course of history in the segregated South.

17 January 2021 (USA) | Miss Scarlet and the Duke | TV Series | Season 1 | Masterpiece | Set in 19th Century, 1880s.
Other Dates – ? (Canada) CBC – 31 March 2020 (UK) Alibi
Eliza Scarlet joins forces with a Scotland Yard Inspector to solve crime in 19th century London. Renewed for S2.

29 January 2021 | The Dig | TV Movie | Netflix | Set in 20th Century, 1930s.
Other dates – 15 January, released in selected theaters.
On the cusp of WW2 an archaeologist embarks on the historically important excavation of Sutton Hoo – based on a true story and novel (2007) of the same name by John Preston.

31 January 2021 (Canada/USA) The Long Song | TV Mini-Series | Season 1 | Masterpiece PBS | Set in 19th Century, 1830s.
Other Dates | 18 December 2018 (UK) | BBC One
Set during the final days of slavery in early 19th century Jamaica, we follow the trials, tribulations and survival of plantation slave July and her odious mistress Caroline.

– February –

8 February 2021 (France) | Paris Police 1900 | TV Series | Season 1 | Set 19th Century, 1890s.
Set in Paris in the year 1899. A young ambitious inspector investigates the death of a young woman. Filming of Season 2 should start 2022.

12 February 2021 (USA) | The World to Come | Movie | Cinemas (Limited) |Set in 19th Century, 1850s.
Other Dates: 2 March 2021 (USA) – Streaming| 5 March 2021 (UK)
A romantic Lesbian period drama about two women who forge a close connection despite their isolation in the mid-19th-century American frontier.

19 February 2021 (UK) | To Olivia | Movie | Sky | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
The story of tumultuous marriage between actress Patricia Neal and renowned writer Roald Dahl. To Olivia is a Sky original and will be available to watch in cinemas and on Sky Cinema. More details to follow…

21 February 2021 | When Calls the Heart | TV Series | Season 8 | Hallmark Channel | Set in 20th Century, 1910s.

24 February 2021 | Age of Samurai: Battle for Japan | TV Series | Season 1 | Netflix | Set in 16th Century
This docudrama features reenactments of historical events and commentary by historians.

26 February 2021 (USA) | 12 March 2021 (UK) | The United States vs. Billie Holiday | Movie | Set in 20th Century, 1940s.
Other Dates – was previously to be released 12 February 2021
The film follows the events surrounding Billie Holiday’s 1947 arrest for narcotics possession.

28 February 2021 (AUS) | Operation Buffalo | TV Min-Series | Netflix | Set in 20th Century, 1950s.
Other dates – 31 May 2020 (AUS)
A captivating drama set in Maralinga, South Australia, at the height of the Cold War. 

28 February 2021 (UK) | 7 March 2021 (USA) | Pennyworth | TV Series | Season 2 | Prime Video | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
Other dates – 13 December 2020 (USA) First four episodes.
The origin story of Bruce Wayne’s legendary butler, Alfred Pennyworth, a former British SAS soldier who forms a security company and goes to work with Thomas Wayne, Bruce’s billionaire father, in 1960s London.

1 March 2021 (UK) | 20 August 2020 (USA) | Emperor | Movie | Set in 19th Century, 1850s.
Emperor is inspired by the legend of Shields “Emperor” Green, a descendant of African kings turned outlaw slave in the pre-Civil War South.

4 March 2021 (AU) | 26 March 2021 (UK) | Six Minutes to Midnight | Movie | Cinemas | Set in 20th Century, 1930s.
Based on a true story which is set in 1939, 17 days before WWII, an English teacher and his camera disappear on a coastal boarding school with 20 German teen girls. Miller gets the job days later, secretly trying to find out what happened.

8 March 2021 (Spain) | Dime Quién Soy: Mistress of War | TV Mini-Series | Season 1 | Set in 20th Century, 1930s, 1940s.
Other Dates – 4 December 2020 (Spain) – Movistar+’s
Based on the 2010 novel of the same name by Julia Navarro . Amelia Garayoa gives up a comfortable life in her fight for freedom, becoming swept up in the greatest conflicts of the 20th century.

11 March 2021 | Coven of Sisters | Movie | Netflix | Set in 17th Century, 1600s.
French Basque Country, year 1609. The men of a small fishing village have gone to sea. Judge Rostegui, who has been charged by the king with ridding the country of the devil’s wiles, arrests Ana and her friends and accuses them of witchcraft.

15 March 2021 | The Lost Pirate Kingdom | TV Series | Season 1 | Netflix | Set in 17th Century, 18th Century.
The real-life pirates of the Caribbean violently plunder the world’s riches and form a surprisingly egalitarian republic in this documentary series.

19 March 2021 (USA/UK) | 1 April 2021 (AUS) | The Courier (AKA Ironbark) | Movie | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
Other dates – 30 October 2020 (UK) / 19 February 2021 (USA/Canada)
Based on a true story. Set in 1962, Cold War spy Greville Wynne and his Russian source try to put an end to the Cuban Missile Crisis.

25 March 2021 (USA) | 26 March (UK/Canada) | The Vineyard | TV Series | Season 1 | Prime Video | Set in 19th Century, 1860s.
Spanish period drama. Based on the novel of the same name by María Dueñas, a romantic drama set in 1860 against the backdrop of different historic world cities.

26 March 2021 (UK) | The Banishing | Movie | Set in 20th Century, 1930s.
The Banishing tells the story of the most haunted house in England. In the 1930s, a young reverend, his wife and daughter move into a manor with a horrifying secret.

26 March 2021 | The Irregulars | TV Series | Season 1 | Netflix | Set in 19th Century.
Other Dates – 31 December 2021
The eight-part series tells the gripping story of a group of street urchins who assisted detective Sherlock Holmes.

2 April 2021 (USA) | Madame Claude | Movie | Netflix | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
Paris, the late 1960s. Madame Claude is at the head of a flourishing business dedicated to prostitution that gives her power over both the French political and criminal worlds. But the end of her empire is closer than she thinks.

4 April 2021 (USA/Canada) | Atlantic Crossing | TV Mini-Series | Season 1 | Masterpiece PBS | Set in 20th Century1940s.
The incredible, true story of the Norwegian Crown Princess Märtha’s efforts to support her country during World War II.

9 April 2021 | THEM | TV Series | Season 1 | Amazon Prime | Set in 20th Century1950s.
“Them” is a limited anthology series that explores terror in America. A Black family in the 1950s moves from North Carolina to an all-white Los Angeles neighborhood during the period known as The Great Migration. 

11 April 2021 (USA) | 17 May 2021 (UK) | The Nevers | TV Series | Season 1 | Set in late 19th Century.
In the last years of Victoria’s reign, London is beset by the “Touched”: people — mostly women — who suddenly manifest abnormal abilities.

16 April 2021 (UK & Ireland) | Leonardo | TV Series | Season 1 | Prime Video | Set in 15th Century.
Other Dates – 23 March 2021 (Italy)
Starring Aidan Turner (Poldark) who will play Leonardo.

18 April 2021 (UK) | 3 October 2021 (USA/Canada PBS) | Call the Midwife | TV Series | Season 10 | BBC / PBS | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
Call the Midwife season ten takes place in 1966. Sister Julienne’s attempts to secure the financial future of Nonnatus House.

23 April 2021 | Shadow and Bone | TV Series | Season 1 | Netflix | Set in Fantasy Period.
Based on the novels of the same name by Leigh Bardugo. Set in an 1800s fantasy war torn world with a touch of futuristic elements.

– May –

9 May 2021 (UK) | 30 July 2021 (USA/AUS/Canada) | The Pursuit of Love | TV Mini-Series | Season 1 | BBC One & Prime Video | Set in 20th Century, 1940s.
In the search for love against the backdrop of the Second World War. Based on the novel of the same name by Nancy Mitford.

14 May 2021 | Domina | TV Series | Season 1 | Sky Atlantis | Set in Ancient Rome
The extraordinary rise of Livia Drusilla, who overcame adversity to become the most powerful woman in the world. Follow Livia’s journey from a naïve young girl whose world crumbles in the wake of Julius Caesar’s assassination, to Rome’s most powerful and influential Empress.

14 May 2021 | Halston | TV Mini-Series | Netflix | Set in 20th Century, 1960, 1970s, 1980s.
Inspired by the American fashion designer Roy Halston Frowick, better known as Halston.

14 May 2021 | The Underground Railroad | TV Mini-Series | Prime Video | Set in early to mid 19th Century.
A young woman named Cora makes an amazing discovery during her attempt to break free from slavery in the deep south. Based on the novel of the same name by Colson Whitehead.

28 May 2021 (USA) | American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally | Movie | Set in 20th Century1940s.
The life of American woman Mildred Gillars (Meadow Williams) and her lawyer (Al Pacino), who struggles to redeem her reputation. Based on a true story during World War II.

– June –

1 June 2021 | Anne Boleyn | TV Series | Season 1 | Channel 5 | Set in 16th Century, 1530s.
A new thriller dramatising the final months of Anne Boleyn’s life, starring Jodie Turner-Smith as King Henry VIII second wife.

3 June 2021 | Why Women Kill | TV Series | Season 2 | Paramount+ | Set in 20th Century1940s.
A dark comedy set in 1949, Los Angles. A housewife who wishes to join an elite gardening club.

4 June 2021 (USA) | 21 June 2021 (UK) | Edge of the World | Movie | Set in 19th Century, 1840s.
Biopic about Sir James Brooke, the British adventurer who became King of Sarawak in the 1840’s.

7 June 2021 | Ms Fisher’s Modern Murder Mysteries | TV Series | Season 2 | 20th Century1960s **Just added – 14 Dec**

14 June 2021 | Mixte | TV Series | Season 1 | Prime Video – France | Set in 20th Century1960s.
A French TV Series set at The Lycée Voltaire school, 1963. Until then reserved for boys, welcomes girls for the first time. 

16 June 2021 | Silver Skates | Movie | Netflix | Set in 19th Century, 1890s.
Other dates – 10 December 2020 (Russia)
A romantic Russian period drama set in 1899 St Petersburg, based on the novel Hans Brinker, or The Silver Skates by Mary Mapes Dodge.

– July –

9 July 2021 | The Cook of Castamar (La cocinera de Castamar) | TV Series | Season 1 | Netflix | Set in 18th Century.
Other Dates – 21 February 2021, Spain
Set in early 18th-century Madrid, the plot follows the love story between an agoraphobic cook and a widowed nobleman.

15 July 2021 | The Legend of El Cid | TV Series | Season 2 | Amazon Prime | Set in 11th Century.

15 July 2021 | The North Water | TV Mini-Series | Season 1 | Set in 19th Century, 1850s.
An ex-army surgeon joins a whaling expedition and finds himself on an ill-fated journey with a murderous psychopath. Set in 1959. Based on Ian McGuire’s novel of the same name.

23 July 2021 (USA/AUS) | 6 August 2021 (UK) | The last letter from Your Lover | Movie | Netflix | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
A young journalist in London becomes obsessed with a series of letters she discovers that recounts an intense star-crossed love affair from the 1960s.

29 July 2021 (AUS) | 30 July 2021 (USA/UK) | Jungle Cruise | Movie | Set in 20th Century, Early 20th Century.
Dr. Lily Houghton enlists the aid of wisecracking skipper Frank Wolff to take her down the Amazon in his ramshackle boat. Together, they search for an ancient tree that holds the power to heal — a discovery that will change the future of medicine.

30 July 2021 (USA/UK) | The Green Knight | Movie | Set in 14th Century, Fantasy Period.
A fantasy re-telling of the medieval tale of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

13 August 2021 (USA/UK) | Respect | Movie | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
Other Dates – originally scheduled to be released on 15 January 2021
Biographical of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom.

22 August 2021 (USA/Canada/AUS) | Chapelwaite | TV Series | Season 1 | Set in 19th Century, 1850s. **Just Added – 20 Dec**
Based on Stephen King’s 1978 short story, Jerusalem’s Lot. Captain Charles Boone, who relocates his family of three children to his ancestral home in the small, seemingly sleepy town of Preacher’s Corners, Maine after his wife dies at sea. Please note this is a ‘Horror’.

24 August 2021 | Britannia | TV Series | Season 3 | SKY Atlantic & NOW | Set in 1st Century.

3 September 2021 | Cinderella | Movie | Prime Video | Set in Fantasy Period

3 September 2021 (UK) | 3 October 2021 (Canada/USA) | Grantchester | TV Series | Season 6 | Set in 20th Century, 1950s.

12 September 2021 (UK) | 2022 Canada/USA (Masterpiece) | Endeavour | TV Series | Season 8 | Set in 20th Century, 1970s.

13 September 2021 (Canada) | 14 September 2021 (UK) | 2022 (USA) | Murdoch Mysteries | TV Series | Season 15 | Set in early 20th Century .

16 September 2021 (Denmark) | Margrete: Queen of the North (Margrete den første) | Movie | Set in 15th Century1400s.
Queen Margrete who rules Sweden, Norway and Denmark through her adopted son, Erik. Set in 1402.

16 September 2021 (UK – Channel 5) | 2022 (USA – Masterpiece) | All Creatures Great and Small | TV Series | Season 2 | Set in 20th Century1930s.

17 September 2021 (Canada) | 26 December 2021 (AUS/NZ) | 25 February 2022 (UK) | The Duke | Movie | Set in 20th Century1960s.
In 1961, Kempton Bunton, a 60 year old taxi driver, steals Goya’s portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London. Based on a true story.

8 September 2021 (UK) | 17 September 2021 (USA) | 16 October 2020 (Japan) | Wife of a Spy | Movie | Set in 20th Century1940s.
Set in Japan during World War II, a wife who starts suspecting that her husband may be a spy for the United States.

17 September 2021 | The Mad Women’s Ball | Movie | Prime video | Set in 19th Century, 1880s.
Based on a novel of the same name by Victoria Mas about a young woman who can see the dead. Sent to the neurological clinic at La Pitié Salpêtrière, Paris by her father and brother where there is no escape.

21 September 2021 (New Zealand) | 13 October 2021 (France) | 21 October 2021 (Australia) | Eiffel | Movie | Set in 19th Century, 1880s.
The government is asking Eiffel to design something spectacular for the 1889 Paris World Fair, but Eiffel simply wants to design the subway. Suddenly, everything changes when Eiffel crosses paths with a mysterious woman from his past.

22 September 2021 (USA – ABC) | ? (Canada – CTV) | ? (Disney+) | The Wonder Years | TV Series | Season 1 | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
The Wonder Years is set in the late 1960s and takes a nostalgic look at the Williams family, Black middle-class residents of Montgomery, Alabama, through the point of view of imaginative 12-year-old Dean

30 September 2021 | Luna Park | TV Series | Season 1 | Netflix | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
In 1960s Rome, a meeting between a free-spirited young woman who grew up in her family’s circus and a girl of wealthy descent leads to secrets, intrigue, and unexpected loves.

– October –

1 October 2021 (USA) | Old Henry | Movie | Set in 20th Century, 1900s
Set in 1906, the story takes place in the waning days of the Old West. A farmer who takes in an injured man with a satchel of cash. When a posse comes for the money, he must decide who to trust. Defending a siege, he reveals a gunslinging talent calling his true identity into question.

10 October 2021 | The Larkins | TV Series | Season 1 | ITV | Set in 20th Century, 1950s **Just added – 9 Dec**
Set in the late 1950’s, The Larkins follows the golden-hearted wheeler dealer Pop Larkin and his wife Ma, together with their six children, including the beautiful Mariette, as they bask in their idyllic and beautiful patch of paradise in Kent.

15 October 2021 (USA) | The Last Duel | Movie | Set in 14th Century, France.
King Charles VI declares that Knight Jean de Carrouges settle his dispute with his squire by challenging him to a duel.

22 October 2021 (USA) | 29 October 2021 (UK) | Last Night in Soho | Movie | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
Other Dates – 23 April 2021 (USA/UK) 
A young girl, passionate about fashion design, is mysteriously able to enter the 1960s where she encounters her idol, a dazzling wannabe singer. But 1960s London is not what it seems, and time seems to be falling apart with shady consequences. Note – this film is a psychological horror.

22 October 2021 (UK/USA) | The French Dispatch | Movie | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.

– November –

3 November 2021 (USA/UK) | The Harder They Fall | Movie | Set in 19th Century.
Western movie about Nat Love (1854 – 1921: African-American cowboy and former slave) who reassembles his former gang to seek revenge against the man who murdered his parents.

4 November 2021 | Amina | Movie | Netflix | Set in 16th Century
In 16th-century Zazzau, now Zaria, Nigeria, Amina must utilize her military skills and tactics to defend her family’s kingdom. Based on a true story.

5 November 2021 | Dickinson | TV Series | Season 3 | Apple TV+ | Set in 19th Century. **Just added – 9 Dec**
Season finale.

5 November 2021 (Amazon Prime) | 10 September 2021 (Canada-TIFF) | 22 October 2021 (limited release) | The Electrical Life of Louis Wain | Movie | Set in 19th Century.
English artist Louis Wain rises to prominence at the end of the 19th century for his surreal cat paintings.

5 November 2021 | The Club (Kulup) | TV Series | Season 1 | Netflix | Set in 20th Century1950s.
In cosmopolitan 1950s Istanbul, a mother with a troubled past works at a nightclub to reconnect with and help the rebellious daughter she couldn’t raise.

10 November 2021 | Passing | Movie | Netflix | Set in 20th Century1920s.
In 1920s New York City, a Black woman finds her world upended when her life becomes intertwined with a former childhood friend who’s passing as white.

11 November 2021 (AU & NZ) | 17 November 2021 (USA) | 1 December 2021 (Netflix) | The Power of the Dog | Movie | Set in 20th Century1920s.
Based on the 1967 novel of the same name by Thomas Savage. A domineering, magnetic rancher responds with mocking cruelty when his brother brings home a new wife and her son, until the unexpected comes to pass.

12 November 2021 (USA) | Belfast | Movie |  Set in 20th Century1960s.
Belfast is the humorous, tender and intensely personal story of one boy’s childhood during the tumult of the late 1960s. Starring Caitriona Balfe, Judi DenchJamie DornanCiaran Hinds, and introduces Jude Hill.

12 November 2021 | The Colour Room| Movie |  Set in 20th Century1920s **Just added – 9 Dec**
Follows a pioneering ceramic artist who roared to prominence in the 1920s while working in Britain’s Stoke-on-Trent pottery industry.

12 November 2021 (UK) | 19 November 2021 (Canada/USA?) | 25 February 2022 (USA?) | Mothering Sunday | Movie | Set in 20th Century1920s. **Just added – 9 Dec**
Based on Graham Swift 2016 novel of the same name. A maid living in post-World War I England secretly plans to meet with the man she loves before he leaves to marry another woman.

19 November 2021 | The Great | TV Series | Season 2 | Hulu | Set in 18th Century, 1760s
Four months after launching a coup against her husband, a pregnant Catherine gains the upper hand in her war against Peter.

19 November 2021 | The Wheel of Time | TV Series | Season 1 | Prime Video | Set in Fantasy Period

24 November 2021 (USA) | A Boy Called Christmas | Movie | Netflix | Set in Fantasy Period **Just added – 12 Dec**
Based on the novel of the same name by Matt Haig.

– December –

10 December 2021 (UK) | Vienna Blood | TV Mini-Series | Season 2 | Set in 20th Century. **Just added – 9 Dec**

10 December 2021 (USA) | West Side Story | Movie | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
A remake of the 1961 film about two youngsters from rival New York City gangs fall in love, but tensions between their respective friends build toward tragedy.

12 December 2021 | Sisi | TV Mini-Series | Season 1 | Set in 19th Century. **Just added – 9 Dec**
A German miniseries which follows the extraordinary life of empress Elisabeth of Austria. Has been renewed for season 2.

17 December 2021 | The Witcher | TV Series | Season 2 | Netflix | Set in Fantasy Period **Just updated – 9 Dec**

18 December 2021 | When Hope Calls | TV Series | Season 2 Christmas Special | Hallmark | Set in 20th Century, 1910s. **Just added – 20 Dec**

19 December 2021 | 1883 | TV Series | Season 1 | Paramount+ | Set in 19th Century, 1880s **Just added – 9 Dec**
Follow the Dutton family as they embark on a journey west through the Great Plains toward the last bastion of untamed America.

21 December 2021 | Being the Ricardos | Movie | Prime Video | Set in 20th Century, 1950s **Just added – 12 Dec**
Based on a true story. Follows Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz as they face a crisis that could end their careers and another that could end their marriage.

22 December 2021 (USA/Canada) | 24 December 2021 (UK) | 6 January 2022 (AUS) | The King’s Man | Movie | Set in 20th Century, 1910s.
Other dates – 12 February 2021, 12 March 2021
As a collection of history’s worst tyrants and criminal masterminds gather to plot a war to wipe out millions, one man must race against time to stop them. The film is a spin-off to the Kingsman film series and based on the comic Kingsman (2012).

24 December 2021 | The Amazing Mr. Blunden | Movie | Sky Max | Set in 19th Century **Just added – 17 Dec**
Based on Antonia Barber 1969 novel “The Ghosts”. A family ghost story. Jamie and Lucy must travel back to 1821 to save Sara and Georgie and redeem their remorseful new friend – The Amazing Mr Blunden.

24 December 2021 (UK) | The Mezzotint | TV Movie | BBC Two and BBC iPlayer | Set in 20th Century, 1920s. **Just updated**
A Christmas ghost story set in an old English country house in 1922.

25 December 2021 (UK – Channel 5) | 2022 (USA – Masterpiece) | All Creatures Great and Small | TV Series | Season 2 – Christmas Special | Set in 20th Century1930s.

25 December 2021 (BBC One + PBS)| Call the Midwife – Christmas Special | TV Series | Season 11 | Set in 20th Century, 1960s.
Lucille and Cyril are planning a Christmas wedding!

25 December 2021 (Theaters) | 14 January 2022 (Apple TV+) | 24 September 2021 (Premier) | The Tragedy of Macbeth | Movie | Set in 17th Century.
A black and white production based on William Shakespeare play or the same name.

17 December 2021 (USA/Canada) | 20 January 2022 (AUS) | Nightmare Alley | Movie | Set in 20th Century
An ambitious carny with a talent for manipulating people with a few well-chosen words hooks up with a female psychiatrist who is even more dangerous than he is. Based on the 1946 novel of the same name by William Lindsay Gresham.

26 December 2021 (UK – BBC1) | 2 January 2022 (USA-Masterpiece) | Around The World In 80 Days | TV Series | Season 1 | Set in 19th Century, 1870s. **Just updated**
Other dates | 10 October 2021 (Canneseries)
It is based on the 1873 Jules Verne novel of the same name. Has been renewed for a second series.

26 December 2021 (NZ – Theaters) | 14 January 2022 (USA) | Delicious | Movie | Set in 18th Century, 1780s **Just added – 20 Dec**
Other dates – 8 September 2021 (France)
France, 1789, just before the Revolution. With the help of a surprising young woman, a chef who has been sacked by his master finds the strength to free himself from his position as a servant and opens the first restaurant.

31 December 2021 | Cyrano | Movie | Set in 17th Century, 1640s.
Based on the 1897 Edmond Rostand play Cyrano de Bergerac. Too self-conscious to woo Roxanne himself, wordsmith Cyrano de Bergerac helps young Christian nab her heart through love letters.

And that’s a wrap for 2021!

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