Historical

Online database of information related to Turkish historical tv series. It shows Turkish series by genre and list Turkish historical tv series.

Seven Good Men (Yedi Guzel Adam)

Seven Good Men (Yedi Guzel Adam) Turkish Tv Series

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Original Title: Yedi Guzel Adam
English Title: Seven Good Men
Also Known As:
Genre: Drama, Romance, History
Episodes: 39
Broadcast Network: TRT 1
Broadcast Period: April 19, 2014 – April 20, 2015
Production Company: Pusula Film
Director: Levent Demirkale
Screen Writer: Silan Avci

Synopsis
Erdem (Uraz Kaygilaroglu) is a young guy who comes to his hometown after his undergraduate study and starts to work as a Turkish teacher at a high school where he was a former student. Erdem is an idealist teacher who inspires his students through his teaching poetry. He reunites with his high school friends years after and they decide to found a poetry journal.

In this story, you will explore the lives of seven men who start writing poetry during their highschool years and after then reunite again to found Mavera Journal. The story takes place in 1970s and is full of flashbacks to the time when main characters are high school students. The tv series tells a true life stories and can be considered as a documentary for Turkish literature.

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Kurt Seyit and Shura

Kurt Seyit and Shura (Kurt seyit ve sura) Turkish Tv Series

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Original Title: Kurt Seyit ve Sura
English Title: Kurt Seyit and Shura
Also Known As: Kurt Seyit and Sura, Amor En Guerra
Genre: Drama, Romance, History
Episodes: 21
Broadcast Network: Star TV
Broadcast Period: March 4, 2014 – November 20, 2014
Production Company: Ay Yapim
Director: Hilal Saral
Screen Writer: Ece Yorenc

Synopsis

Kurt Seyit (Kivanc Tatlitug) is a womanizing lieutenant who is the first son of a rich Crimean landowner of Turkish origin. He is so handsome and successful. Shura (Farah Zeynep Abdullah), on the other hand, is the beautiful daughter of a noble Russian family. She is so naïve and beautiful.

These two young persons meet at a ball in St. Petersburg. Before Shura comes to the ball, Kurt Seyit makes a bet with his friends and tells them he will manage to kiss the first girl who enters the room. And then Shura joins the ball. When Kurt Seyit sees Shura, he develops a crush on her. At the same time, Shura falls in love with him at first sight and can’t get him out of her mind.

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Forbidden (Yasak)

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Original Title: Yasak
English Title: Forbidden
Also Known As:
Genre: Drama,Romance, History
Episodes: 9
Broadcast Network: ATV
Broadcast Period: April 11, 2014 – June 13, 2014
Production Company: TMC Film
Director: Kudret Sabanci
Screen Writer: Volkan Sumbul, Emre Ozdur, Meryem Gultabak, Ali Demirel

Synopsis
Calibe (Deniz Cakir) is a young and beautiful girl who has a modest life in Istanbul. She has been in love with her aunt’s son, Nejat (Burak Yamanturk). Nejat has been raised together with Calibe after his parents passed away due to typhoid fever. For this reason, Nejat wants to become a successful doctor and save people’s lives.

Calibe and Nejat love each other to death and plan to get married after Nejat’s graduation. In order to disclose their love and get their parents approval, they just need to wait one more year. When Nejat goes to France in order to finalize his studies, Calibe feels that nothing would be the same as before.

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Ottoman Slap (Osmanli Tokadi) Tv Series

Ottoman Slap (Osmanli Tokadi) Tv Series

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Original Title: Osmanli Tokadi
English Title: Ottoman Slap
Also Known As:
Genre: Comedy, Romance, History, Fantasy
Episodes: 37
Broadcast Network: TRT 1
Broadcast Period: April 13, 2013 – April 12, 2014
Production Company: Duka Film
Director: Mustafa Sevki Dogan
Screen Writer: Necati Sahin
Filming Locations: Istanbul, Turkey

Synopsis
Dogan (Ugur Cavusoglu) and Sahin (Alper Kul) are ottoman soldiers and are taking part in the Ottoman Constantinople conquest during 1453.

Surprisingly, they are transported 560 years into the future to present day Istanbul. After they time travel to the future, they encounter familiar faces, and modern-day devices.

These two ottoman soldiers try to get used to living in modern Istanbul while they are trying to understand the reason for their time travelling. They realize that Fatih (Ismail Hacioglu) who is the sultan of the Ottoman Empire in 1453 is a police officer in 2013.

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Tatar Ramazan (Tatar Ramazan)

Tatar Ramazan Tv Series

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Original Title: Tatar Ramazan
English Title: Tatar Ramazan
Also Known As:
Genre: Drama, Romance, History
Episodes: 26
Broadcast Network: ATV
Broadcast Period: April 26, 2013 – January 26, 2014
Production Company: TMC Film
Director: Cevdet Mercan
Screen Writer: Can Sinan

Synopsis
Ramazan (Bulent Inal) is a young and handsome man who lives for his honor and fights for justice. He ends up in jail when he kills the Mayor for his injustice. He is exiled to another city and for this reason, he has no choice but to leave his only love Sureyya (Turkan Yilmaz).

Ramazan becomes very popular among condemned people. His fame spreads all over the country. Since he protects the rights of poor and downtrodden prisoners, he is considered as a legend. He tries to do his best to change the corrupted order in the prisons. However, he finds it really difficult because the prison administration is also on the corrupted side.

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The Poor Road (Kotu Yol) Tv Series

The Poor Road (Kotu Yol) Tv Series

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Original Title: Kotu Yol
English Title: The Poor Road
Also Known As:
Genre: Romance, Drama, Historical
Episodes: 13
Broadcast Network: Kanal D
Broadcast Period: September 17, 2011 – November 6, 2012
Production Company: Gold Film
Director: Nisan Akman
Screen Writer: Hurer Ebeoglu, Zulkuf Yucel
Filming Locations: Istanbul, Turkey

Synopsis
Nuran (Sukran Ovali) is a beautiful and innocent girl who lives in a small village in Adana (a city in southern Turkey). She lives with her mother, brother and sister in a small house. She works as a cleaning lady but she never complains about that. She is in love with Resat (Ilker Aksum) who works as a driver at a big farm.

Nuran dreams to have a happy life with Resat just like in romantic movies. However, her brother wants her to marry the rich village aga who offers a lot of money in return.

Nuran strongly refuses that and for this reason, she is constantly abused by her brother. Eventually, Nuran decides to leave her family behind. She goes to Resat and tells him everthing. They make a plan and decide to go to Istanbul. But, out of pure coincidence, Nuran discovers that Resat has an affair with another woman.

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Ottomon Empire: Rebellion (Bir Zamanlar Osmanli: Kiyam) Tv Series

Ottomon Empire: Rebellion (Bir Zamanlar Osmanli: Kiyam) Tv Series

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Original Title: Bir Zamanlar Osmanli Kiyam
English Title: Once Upon a Time in the Ottomon Empire: Rebellion
Also Known As:
Genre: Historical, Action, Romance, Drama
Episodes: 20
Broadcast Network: TRT 1
Broadcast Period: January 07, 2012 – December 17, 2012
Production Company: Hersey Film
Director: Altan Donmez
Screen Writer: Ertan Kurtulan, Hilal Yildiz, Gursel Korat, Abdullah Akin

Synopsis
The story takes place in the 18th century when III. Ahmet is the sultan of Ottomon Empire. During that period, Ottomon Empire is exposed to lots of foreign provocations. One of the biggest provocations derives from Iran.

In order to take over Ottomon Empire, Iranian Shah makes a plan and sends his son to Istanbul. He wants to make his son as the next sultan of the Ottomon Empire. To fulfill this plan, he gets the help of Kasim (Tolga Karel) and his sister Canseza (Asli Tandogan) who are the enemy of the Ottomon Empire.

Kasim and Canseza always want to take their revenge from Ottomon Empire because they have lost their father for no reason under this regime. They decide to become partner with Iranian Shah and by this way, try to collapse the Ottomon Empire.

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Like a Sin (Bir Gunah Gibi)

like a sin bir günah gibi turkish tv series

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Original Title: Bir Gunah Gibi
English Title: Like a Sin
Also Known As:
Genre: Romance, Drama, Historical
Episodes: 1+
Broadcast Network: Atv
Broadcast Period: October 6, 2011 –
Production Company: Most Production
Director: Gul Oguz
Screen Writer: Ayca Mutlugil, Nuray Uslu

Synopsis
Benan (Ozge Borak) is a cheerful and beautiful young girl who goes to the university and studies at Turkish literature. She gets her father recognition all the time. For this reason, her sister Figen (Hande Soral) is jealous of all the attention that Benan receives. She blames her sister for getting their father’s love and therefore, tries anything to destroy Benan’s life in every aspect.

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Black Snake (Karayilan)

Black Snake (Karayilan) Tv Series

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Original Title: Karayilan
English Title: Black Snake
Also Known As: Al Hob wal Harb (Arabic)
Genre: Historical, Romance
Episodes: 18
Broadcast Network: ATV
Broadcast Period: November 19, 2007 – May 6, 2008
Production Company: Sis Yapim
Director: Cem Akyoldas, Feride Kaytan
Screen Writer: Aycan Giritlioglu

Synopsis
After fulfilling his 7-year military duty before World War I, Memed (Bulent Inal) returns to his village in Antep (a city in the southern Turkey) as tired and defeated. Antep is under invasion by the British army and gangs wander around, taking advantage of the situation.

Although Memed’s father wants him to administer the tribe and fight together with young people, Memed doesn’t want to fight anymore: he wants to be the shepherd Memed, not the hero. He refuses to carry guns and struggles to avoid returning to a life of violence, but ensuing events don’t let him realize this decision. Due to injustice and cruelty, Memed takes the gun again and acquires the heroic name Karayilan (Black Snake).

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Bullet Wound (Kursun Yarasi) Tv Series

Bullet Wound (Kursun Yarasi) Tv Series

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Original Title: Kursun Yarasi
English Title: Bullet Wound
Also Known As:
Genre: History, Romance, Drama
Episodes: 60
Broadcast Network: ATV
Broadcast Period: September 16, 2003 – February 7, 2005
Production Company: Avsar Film
Director: Ozer Kiziltan
Screen Writer: Ayhan Sonyurek, Ilker Arslan, Cuneyt Bolak, Deniz Kamaci
Filming Locations: Istanbul, Turkey

Synopsis
Halil (Berdan Mardini) is an intrepid and righteous young man. He works as a porter at the port and has an honest life. One day, his blind father has become indebted for a large sum and wants to give Halil’s sister to the lender as payment.

In order to save his sister’s life, Halil gets involved in the smuggling business. During that time, he meets Gulsum (Gercek Buyuk Saglar) who is a young woman and works as a belly dancer. They fall in love with each other but their love is affected by newly assigned district governor.

This idealist patriotic young man, Cemal (Bulent Inal), is also struck by the beauty of Gulsum. Now, Gulsum is caught between the love and struggle of these two powerful men.

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