Top 10 awesome shows like Prometheus: The Life of Balzac that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Prometheus: The Life of Balzac and you can't get over how good this show was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar shows which are created by the likes of Joan Craft, Nicky Henson and Helen Ryan . Here goes the list -

  1. First Among Equals
  2. The Other Side of Paradise
  3. Murder One: Diary of a Serial Killer
  4. The Golden Bowl
  5. How Green Was My Valley
  6. Paradise Postponed
  7. Notorious Woman
  8. Ashenden
  9. Jude the Obscure
  10. Madame Bovary
  1. First Among Equals

    First Among Equals

    Political drama about the parallel careers of four MPs who all join Parliament in the mid-1960s.

    This show, created by Brian Mills, Tom Wilkinson and James Faulkner, scores 8.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  2. The Other Side of Paradise

    The Other Side of Paradise

    Dr Chris Masters finds himself working in the Pacific Islands after his accidently killing a thug, his only option from the hospital board. The four part TV drama follows his time working with Dr Read on Korralona working on his passion to beat cholera. While there he falls in love with the daughter of the islands princess as she grows into womanhood. And through the occupation by Japanese during WW2 the trials and tribulations of the couple are portraid. It was a masterpiece in 1992 and can now only be found on YouTube. The filming was done mainly in Rarratonga (cook islands) with a great cast and beautiful settings.

    This show, created by Renny Rye, Jason Connery and Josephine Byrnes, scores 6.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  3. Murder One: Diary of a Serial Killer

    Murder One: Diary of a Serial Killer

    This show, created by Marc Buckland, Mary McCormack and D.B. Woodside, scores 8.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  4. The Golden Bowl

    The Golden Bowl

    Henry James's highly charged study of adultery, jealousy and possession.

    This show, created by James Cellan Jones, Barry Morse and Jill Townsend, scores 8.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  5. How Green Was My Valley

    How Green Was My Valley

    How Green Was My Valley.

    This show, created by Ronald Wilson, Stanley Baker and Siân Phillips, scores 8.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  6. Paradise Postponed

    Paradise Postponed

    A clergyman, famous for his support of left-wing causes, dies, and surprises his family by leaving a great deal of money to a Conservative Member of Parliament. Why?

    This show, created by Alvin Rakoff, Annette Crosbie and Paul Shelley, scores 7.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  7. Notorious Woman

    Notorious Woman

    The incredible life of novelist George Sand is explored with a particular focus on her romance with the famed musician Frédéric Chopin.

    This show, created by Waris Hussein, Rosemary Harris and Marina McConnell, scores 8.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  8. Ashenden

    Ashenden

    Four-part drama about a writer recruited into espionage work by British intelligence during the First World War. Based on the writings of Somerset Maugham

    This show, created by Christopher Morahan, Alex Jennings and Joss Ackland, scores 7.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  9. Jude the Obscure

    Jude the Obscure

    Born into poverty, young Jude refuses to accept his lot in life. As his dreams are shattered one by one, his life descends into tragedy.

    This show, created by Hugh David, Robert Powell and Fiona Walker, scores 7.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  10. Madame Bovary

    Madame Bovary

    Emma Bovary is the dreamy, frustrated, unfaithful wife of a French country doctor in this National Emmy-nominated adaptation of Gustave Flaubert's masterpiece.

    This show, created by Rodney Bennett, Francesca Annis and Tom Conti, scores 7.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

    You can watch this on Apple Itunes.

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