Best Collection Of TV Shows About 1930s

Here, are the list of best 1930s shows as below: For Heaven's Sake, Black Narcissus, Król, Perry Mason, Goulag, une histoire soviétique, Brecht, The ABC Murders, 天狼 Sirius the Jaeger, Strange Angel, Damnation, Babylon Berlin, The Last Tycoon, The Durrells, Indian Summers, Mapp and Lucia, Our Zoo, Fleming, 名媛望族, Young James Herriot, 星洲之夜, Apocalypse, Hitler, Prohibition, South Riding, Upstairs Downstairs, 東山飄雨西關晴, Prairie Giant: The Tommy Douglas Story, Twenty Thousand Streets Under The Sky, Carnivàle, 半生缘, Love in a Cold Climate, .


TV Shows About 1930s

For Heaven's Sake (2021)

For Heaven's Sake TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Documentary 
Release Year: 2021
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: Canada
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 8
  0.0
  0


Story Line Of For Heaven's Sake:

While mixing the comedy and documentary formats we follow the search for Harold Heaven, who mysteriously disappeared from his remote cabin in Ontario, Canada, in the winter of 1934. Local police searched the nearby woods and dredged the adjacent lake, but Harold was never found nor heard from again. 85 years later, his great-great-nephew, Mike, attempts to solve this coldest of cold cases, with the help of his extended family and true-crime-obsessed best friend, Jackson.


Black Narcissus (2020)

Black Narcissus TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2020
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 3
  7.1
  80


Story Line Of Black Narcissus:

Himalayas, 1934. A remote clifftop palace once known as the ‘House of Women’ holds many dark secrets. When the young nuns of St. Faith attempt to establish a mission there, its haunting mysteries awaken forbidden desires that seem destined to repeat a terrible tragedy. Adaptation of the 1939 novel by Rumer Godden.

OTT Platforms for Black Narcissus are Hulu Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, Amazon Video, and Vudu.


Król (2020)

Król TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Crime  Drama 
Release Year: 2020
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: Poland
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 8
  5.8
  4


Story Line Of Król:

The King is a gangster story set in Warsaw in 1937.

OTT Platforms for Król are Horizon, Player


Perry Mason (2020)

Perry Mason TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama  Mystery  Crime 
Release Year: 2020
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 8
  7.3
  213


Story Line Of Perry Mason:

Set in 1932 Los Angeles, the series focuses on the origin story of famed defense lawyer Perry Mason. Living check-to-check as a low-rent private investigator, Mason is haunted by his wartime experiences in France and suffering the effects of a broken marriage. L.A. is booming while the rest of the country recovers from the Great Depression — but a kidnapping gone very wrong leads to Mason exposing a fractured city as he uncovers the truth of the crime.

OTT Platforms for Perry Mason are HBO Max, Paramount Plus, and Spectrum On Demand Apple iTunes, Amazon Video, Google Play Movies, and Vudu.


Goulag, une histoire soviétique (2020)

Goulag, une histoire soviétique TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Documentary  War & Politics 
Release Year: 2020
Current Status: Ended
Country: France
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 3
  9.0
  3


Story Line Of Goulag, une histoire soviétique:

A major political, historical, human and economic fact of the 20th century, the Gulag, the extremely punitive Soviet concentration camp system, remains largely unknown.

Apple iTunes.


Brecht (2019)

Brecht TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama  Documentary 
Release Year: 2019
Current Status: Ended
Country: Germany
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 2
  7.0
  3


Story Line Of Brecht:

East Berlin, 1956. Bertolt Brecht, revolutionary of the theater and poet of the state, looks back: his exploits as a teenager during the World War I; his romantic adventures during the twenties; the escape of the Nazi regime; the return from exile. The life of a timeless classic, a class fighter, an indefatigable free spirit, a committed artist.

OTT Platforms for Brecht are EntertainTV


The ABC Murders (2018)

The ABC Murders TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Crime  Drama  Mystery 
Release Year: 2018
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 3
  6.4
  61


Story Line Of The ABC Murders:

1933. Hercule Poirot, older and greyer, receives letters threatening murder. The sender signs themselves only as “A.B.C.” When he takes the letters to the police looking for help, Hercule finds all his old friends have moved on. But soon there is a murder and the once-great detective must take matters into his own hands.

OTT Platforms for The ABC Murders are Acorn TV, Virgin TV Go, and AcornTV Amazon Channel Google Play Movies, Sky Store, and Amazon Video.


天狼 Sirius the Jaeger (2018)

天狼 Sirius the Jaeger TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Action & Adventure  Mystery  Sci-Fi & Fantasy  Animation 
Release Year: 2018
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 12
  7.7
  70


Story Line Of 天狼 Sirius the Jaeger:

Imperial Capital, 1930. A strange group of people carrying musical instrument cases landed on Tokyo station. They are called the "Jaegers", who came to hunt vampires. Amongst them, there stood a young man with striking serenity and unusual aura. His name is Yuliy, a werewolf whose home village was destroyed by vampires. Yuliy and the Jaegers engage in deadly battle over a mysterious holy arc only known as "The Arc of Sirius". What truth awaits them at the end...?

OTT Platforms for 天狼 Sirius the Jaeger are Netflix


Strange Angel (2018)

Strange Angel TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy  Drama  Mystery 
Release Year: 2018
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 2 / 17
  7.6
  22


Story Line Of Strange Angel:

The story of the mysterious and brilliant Jack Parsons in 1940s Los Angeles as by day he helps birth the discipline of American rocketry and by night is a performer of sex magick rituals and a disciple to occultist Aleister Crowley.

OTT Platforms for Strange Angel are Paramount Plus, Paramount+ Amazon Channel, and CBS Google Play Movies, Amazon Video, and Vudu.


Damnation (2017)

Damnation TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Western 
Release Year: 2017
Current Status: Canceled
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 10
  7.0
  49


Story Line Of Damnation:

Seth Davenport is masquerading as a small town Iowa preacher in the hopes of starting a full-blown insurrection against the status quo, unaware that an industrialist tycoon has hired a professional strikebreaker to stop the uprising by any means necessary. An epic saga of the secret history of the 1930’s American heartland, chronicling the mythic conflict and bloody struggle between big money and the downtrodden, God and greed, charlatans, and prophets.

OTT Platforms for Damnation are Netflix Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, Amazon Video, and Vudu.


Babylon Berlin (2017)

Babylon Berlin TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama  Crime  Mystery 
Release Year: 2017
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: Germany
Total Seasons / Episodes: 4 / 40
  7.9
  211


Story Line Of Babylon Berlin:

Beneath the decadence of 1929 Berlin, lies an underworld city of sin. Police investigator Gareon Rath has been transferred from Cologne to the epicenter of political and social changes in the Golden Twenties.

OTT Platforms for Babylon Berlin are WOW, Sky Go Apple iTunes, Amazon Video, Google Play Movies, and MagentaTV.


The Last Tycoon (2017)

The Last Tycoon TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2017
Current Status: Canceled
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 9
  7.4
  30


Story Line Of The Last Tycoon:

From F. Scott Fitzgerald's last work, The Last Tycoon follows Monroe Stahr, Hollywood's Golden Boy as he battles father figure and boss Pat Brady for the soul of their studio. In a world darkened by the Depression and the growing influence of Hitler's Germany, The Last Tycoon illuminates the passions, violence and towering ambition of 1930s Hollywood.

OTT Platforms for The Last Tycoon are Amazon Prime Video Google Play Movies, Vudu.


The Durrells (2016)

The Durrells TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama  Comedy 
Release Year: 2016
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 4 / 26
  7.5
  61


Story Line Of The Durrells:

In 1935, financially strapped widow Louisa Durrell, whose life has fallen apart, decides to move from England, with her four children (three sons, one daughter), to the island of Corfu, Greece. Once there, the family moves into a dilapidated old house that has no electricity and that is crumbling apart. But life on Corfu is cheap, it's an earthly paradise, and the Durrells proceed to forge their new existence, with all its challenges, adventures, and forming relationships.

OTT Platforms for The Durrells are Netflix, Sky Go, ITV Player, BritBox, Virgin TV Go, ITV Amazon Channel, and BritBox Amazon Channel Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, Sky Store, and Amazon Video.


Indian Summers (2015)

Indian Summers TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2015
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 2 / 20
  7.6
  28


Story Line Of Indian Summers:

Epic drama set in the summer of 1932 where India dreams of independence, but the British are clinging to power. Set against the sweeping grandeur of the Himalayas and tea plantations of Northern India, the drama tells the rich and explosive story of the decline of the British Empire and the birth of modern India, from both sides of the experience. At the heart of the story lie the implications and ramifications of the tangled web of passions, rivalries and clashes that define the lives of those brought together in this summer which will change everything.

OTT Platforms for Indian Summers are Amazon Prime Video, Sky Go, Acorn TV, All 4, BritBox, Virgin TV Go, AcornTV Amazon Channel, and BritBox Amazon Channel Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, and Amazon Video.


Mapp and Lucia (2014)

Mapp and Lucia TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama  Comedy 
Release Year: 2014
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 3
  6.7
  7


Story Line Of Mapp and Lucia:

1930s comedy drama based on EF Benson's novels, about the rivalry between two women in a quaint village.

Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, and Amazon Video.


Our Zoo (2014)

Our Zoo TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2014
Current Status: Canceled
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 6
  8.2
  10


Story Line Of Our Zoo:

The story of George, who being frustrated by memories of fighting in the great war and living with his extended family, wants to bring more beauty into the world. When he comes across a camel and monkey that are about to be abandoned, he embarks on a plan to set up a zoo.

Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, and Amazon Video.


Fleming (2014)

Fleming TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2014
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 4
  6.9
  29


Story Line Of Fleming:

Set at the outbreak of WWII – mischievous playboy Ian Fleming is untroubled by the specter of impending war – chasing women, collecting rare books and living off his family fortune. Forever in the shadow of his brother Peter, and an eternal disappointment to his formidable mother Eve, Fleming dreams of becoming the ‘ultimate’ man – a hero, a lover, a brute and the one who always gets the girl. He is finally given some direction in his life when he’s recruited by the Director of Naval Intelligence to help in the effort against the Nazis. Suddenly, Fleming finds his chance to shine and prove his worth.

Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, and Amazon Video.


名媛望族 (2012)

名媛望族 TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2012
Current Status: Ended
Country: Hong Kong
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 40
  0.0
  0


Story Line Of 名媛望族:

The 1930s Hong Kong is the time of the East and West cultural shock. Women started fighting for their rights and status, changing the 'men superior to women' image. Famous barrister Sir Arthur Chung studied in England and lives a British lifestyle, but inside he's actually a traditional Chinese man. He married several wives to show off his power and upper-class status. First wife Koo Sam-lan was a rich girl; second wife is former Qing dynasty princess Aisin Gioro Yee-yin; third wife came from a family that owned banks Yvonne Yik; fourth wife is a famous Peking opera singer Hong Tsz-kwan; and the fifth wife Chui Dan-dan, a vanity admiring woman. Because Sir Arthur Chung is a strict and authoritarian father, his two sons Charles Chung and Jimmy Chung eventually start going against him. This wealthy and prominent family may seem warm on the surface, but in reality, they are scattered and disunited.


Young James Herriot (2011)

Young James Herriot TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2011
Current Status: Ended
Country: None
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 3
  7.6
  5


Story Line Of Young James Herriot:

Young James Herriot is a three-part British television drama based on the early life of veterinary surgeon James Herriot. It features Iain de Caestecker as the title character following his arrival at veterinary college, alongside Amy Manson and Ben Lloyd-Hughes as fellow students Whirly Tyson and Rob McAloon. Directed by Michael Keillor and written by Ann McManus and Eileen Gallagher, it was a Koco Drama production for the BBC which first aired on BBC One in December 2011.


星洲之夜 (2011)

星洲之夜 TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2011
Current Status: Ended
Country: Singapore
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 30
  0.0
  0


Story Line Of 星洲之夜:

A Song to Remember is a MediaCorp Channel 8 historical-cum-musical drama which is set in the 1930s to 1940s in early Singapore before World War II. It debuted on Channel 8 on 22 November 2011 and was telecast every weekday night at 9.00 pm. This drama stars Qi Yuwu and Joanne Peh who had paired up thrice after The Little Nyonya and C.L.I.F., and Eelyn Kok, Julie Tan and Desmond Tan. Chen Hanwei plays a villain in this drama while Eelyn Kok is also another antagonist. Viewers can catch episodes on xinmsn catchup from 23 November 2011. It was reported that the scriptwriter Ang Ee Tee took several years to complete the script of this drama. Despite large amounts of resources and money pumped in for the production and promotion of this serial, the drama was not well received by the audience when it was broadcast. Many perceived the show to be boring and slow-paced, and the acting skills of some of the main cast members were heavily criticised.


Apocalypse, Hitler (2011)

Apocalypse, Hitler TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Documentary  War & Politics 
Release Year: 2011
Current Status: Ended
Country: France
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 2
  8.1
  29


Story Line Of Apocalypse, Hitler:

Adolf Hitler (1889-1945) was a mediocre who rose to power because of the blindness and ignorance of the Germans, who believed he was nothing more than an eccentric dreamer. But when the crisis of 1929 devastated the economy, the population, fearful of chaos and communism, voted for him. And no one defended democracy. As the dictatorship extended its relentless shadow, the leader claimed peace, but was preparing the Apocalypse.


Prohibition (2011)

Prohibition TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Documentary 
Release Year: 2011
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 3
  8.3
  26


Story Line Of Prohibition:

The history of the rise, rule and fall of the Eighteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution and the entire era it encompassed (1920-33). After nearly a century of activism, Prohibition was intended to improve the lives of all citizens by protecting individuals, families and society at large from the devastating effects of alcohol abuse; but paradoxically it made millions of people rethink their definition of morality.

OTT Platforms for Prohibition are Hoopla Amazon Video.


South Riding (2011)

South Riding TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2011
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 3
  6.8
  12


Story Line Of South Riding:

The lives and loves of a 1930s Yorkshire town explored in a passionate tale of politics in small places. South Riding charts the story of Sarah Burton's homecoming to Yorkshire in 1934 after twenty years teaching in London and the Empire. After a fiery interview with a conservative interview panel, outspoken Sarah takes up her first headmistress-ship at Kiplington High School for Girls, determined to demonstrate to her new pupils that the future is theirs for the taking.


Upstairs Downstairs (2010)

Upstairs Downstairs TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2010
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 2 / 9
  6.9
  23


Story Line Of Upstairs Downstairs:

Set in 1936, the show takes viewers, old and new, back to the lavish world of Belgravia, London. A new set of occupants reside at 165 Eaton Place and viewers see how external and internal influences of the tumultuous pre-war period shape and mould the lives of this wealthy family and their servants.‬

OTT Platforms for Upstairs Downstairs are BritBox Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, and Amazon Video.


東山飄雨西關晴 (2008)

東山飄雨西關晴 TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2008
Current Status: Ended
Country: Hong Kong
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 30
  0.0
  0


Story Line Of 東山飄雨西關晴:

Coming from a very humble background, Poon Muk-hing has always been content being a driver for the rich Poon family of Dongshan. His true identity of the eldest son of the family comes to light when he saves Poon Cheuk-wah, the young master, in an accident. Chong Fung-yi, the first daughter-in-law in the family, has to admit unwillingly the fact that when she married into the family she was already pregnant. His true identity revealed, Muk-hing changes his name and joins the clan. When the Poon family runs into trouble, and Muk-hing is caught in a love triangle with Cheuk-wah and a wealthy daughter from Xiguan, Yip Heung-ching, he gets involved in a bloody battle of power...


Prairie Giant: The Tommy Douglas Story (2006)

Prairie Giant: The Tommy Douglas Story TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2006
Current Status: Ended
Country: Canada
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 2
  5.3
  2


Story Line Of Prairie Giant: The Tommy Douglas Story:

In 1930s Saskatchewan, a small town parish has a new young new pastor, Tommy Douglas. However, for all his regular duties, which include boxing lessons, Tommy sees the poverty and injustice around him which seem beyond his power to address with the pulpit. With that in mind, Douglas enters politics with the socialist Canadian Commonwealth Federation and starts a career where his steadfast idealism runs headlong into the powerful opposition of the rich and the powerful. Despite the long odds, Douglas' new calling would soon make him a leader that would transform Canada and have him hailed as the greatest Canadian of all.


Twenty Thousand Streets Under The Sky (2005)

Twenty Thousand Streets Under The Sky TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2005
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 3
  5.0
  3


Story Line Of Twenty Thousand Streets Under The Sky:

A story of unrequited love set in 1930s London, against the backdrop of grimy streets and public houses.


Carnivàle (2003)

Carnivàle TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy  Mystery  Drama 
Release Year: 2003
Current Status: Canceled
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 2 / 24
  8.1
  265


Story Line Of Carnivàle:

Carnivàle is an American television series set in the United States during the Great Depression and Dust Bowl. In tracing the lives of two disparate groups of people, its overarching story depicts the battle between good and evil and the struggle between free will and destiny; the storyline mixes Christian theology with gnosticism and Masonic lore, particularly that of the Knights Templar.

OTT Platforms for Carnivàle are HBO Max, HBO Now, Max Go, DIRECTV, and Spectrum On Demand Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, Amazon Video, and Vudu.


半生缘 (2002)

半生缘 TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2002
Current Status: Ended
Country: Taiwan, Province of China
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 35
  0.0
  0


Story Line Of 半生缘:

Eighteen Springs (also known as Affair of Half a Lifetime) is a 2003 drama-romance TV series based on the novel of the same name by Chinese author Eileen Chang. The series stars Ruby Lin, Patrick Tam, Jiang Qinqin and Li Liqun. It had the most simultaneous broadcasts on China cable/satellite TVs during 2004. The series was filmed in Shanghai and Taiwan.


Love in a Cold Climate (2001)

Love in a Cold Climate TV Shows About 1930s
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2001
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 3
  8.0
  8


Story Line Of Love in a Cold Climate:

Dramatization of Nancy Mitford's novel about three aristocratic young girls' adventures in love.

OTT Platforms for Love in a Cold Climate are BritBox, BritBox Amazon Channel