Films and television

The following films and television programmes have been made with at least some scenes shot at Eton.


Aces High (1976)

The Browning Version (1994)

Chariots of Fire (1981)

The Fourth Protocol (1987)

Henry VIII and his Six Wives (1973)

The Madness of King George (1995)

Mansfield Park (1999)

Mrs Brown (1997)

My Week With Marilyn (2011)

The Secret Garden (1987)

Shakespeare in Love (1998)

The Tichborne Claimant (1998)

True Blue (1996)

The Turn of the Screw (1992)

Wind in the Willows (1996)

Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)


A Boy called Alex (Channel 4, 2008)

A Dance to the Music of Time

A Man for All Seasons (US, 1988)

A Tale of Two Cities

Beautiful Britain (BBC 2003)

Berkshire Young Musicians Trust (BBC)

Big Ideas (BBC)

Blue Peter (BBC)

Class of ’91 (Channel 4, 1990)

Collector’s Lot (Channel 4)

David Starkey’s Monarchy (ITV, 2006-2007)

Downton Abbey (ITV 2012)

Eating with Tom Parker-Bowles (BBC2, 2006)

Eton: a BBC documentary by Anthony de Lotbinière (BBC, 1967)

Great Expectations

Holidays Out (BBC)

Inspector Morse

HH Gaj Singh II, Maharaja of Jodhpur (AIM Television, 2003)

Hidden London (BBC)

Holiday (BBC)

Horizon (BBC)

How London was Built (ITV, 2007)

Humphrey Lyttleton South Bank Show (ITV, 2007)

Kings and Queens (3BM)

Mediæval Monarchs (Channel 4, 2003)

MR James, Ghost Writer (BBC, 2013)

Music and Monarchy (BBC, 2013)

Prince William at 21 (ITV 2003)

Simon Schama’s History of Britain

Strange (BBC, 2002)

The Gentleman Factory (BBC, late 1970s)

The History of British Science Fiction (BBC4, 2006)

Question Time (BBC, 2006)

Witness: Mohamad at Eton (Al Jazeera 2011)

What the Victorians Did for Us