8.3/10
8,278
139 user 9 critic

When Calls the Heart 

Trailer
1:00 | Trailer
Elizabeth Thatcher, a young school teacher from a wealthy Eastern family, migrates from the big city to teach school in a small coal mining town in the west.
Reviews
Popularity
546 ( 12)

Episodes

Seasons


Years



6   5   4   3   2   1   Unknown  
2019   2018   2017   2016   2015   2014  
18 wins & 24 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

When Calls the Heart (TV Movie 2013)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Elizabeth Thatcher, a cultured young teacher in 1910, fears leaving her comfortable world in the city. But when she accepts a teaching position in a frontier town, she finds new purpose and love with a handsome Royal Canadian Mountie.

Director: Michael Landon Jr.
Stars: Maggie Grace, Stephen Amell, Poppy Drayton
Good Witch (TV Series 2015)
Comedy | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

"Good Witch" will take viewers on a new magical journey with Cassie Nightingale and her daughter Grace. When Dr. Sam Radford moves in next door to Grey House with his son, they are charmed by the 'magical' mother-daughter duo.

Stars: Catherine Bell, Bailee Madison, Catherine Disher
Finding Father Christmas (TV Movie 2016)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Raised by her mother, but orphaned at a young age at Christmas, Miranda finds a clue that will take her to the truth about her father. Along the way, she finds romance and rekindles her Christmas spirit.

Director: Terry Ingram
Stars: Erin Krakow, Niall Matter, P. Lynn Johnson
Marrying Father Christmas (TV Movie 2018)
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

In the latest installment to the Father Christmas trilogy, Miranda and Ian finally look to tie the knot, but more complications are always on the horizon, putting their happily ever after in jeopardy.

Director: David Winning
Stars: Erin Krakow, Niall Matter, Wendie Malick
Cedar Cove (2013–2015)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Follows the professional and personal life of Municipal Court Judge Olivia Lockhart and the surrounding townsfolk of Cedar Cove.

Stars: Andie MacDowell, Dylan Neal, Sarah Smyth
Christmas in Love (TV Movie 2018)
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Ellie Hartman, an aspiring crafter working in her small town's bakery shows Nick Carlingson --the big city new CEO during his visit to the bakery's main floor-- that it's people and not machines that make the business a success.

Director: Don McBrearty
Stars: Brooke D'Orsay, Daniel Lissing, Mary-Margaret Humes
Engaging Father Christmas (TV Movie 2017)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Miranda is flying back to Vermont from her home in Seattle to reconnect with her family over the holidays -- and to see Ian, a local handyman she fell in love with on her last trip to the ... See full summary »

Director: David Winning
Stars: Erin Krakow, Niall Matter, Wendie Malick
A Cookie Cutter Christmas (TV Movie 2014)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Two schoolteachers take their rivalry to a new level, while they scramble to win a holiday baking contest and the affections of a handsome single father.

Director: Christie Will Wolf
Stars: Erin Krakow, David Haydn-Jones, Miranda Frigon
A December Bride (TV Movie 2016)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A holiday wedding brings no joy to the bride's cousin, who was literally left by the groom right at the altar. But she might find her true love there when she gains a fake fiancé in the process.

Director: David Winning
Stars: Jessica Lowndes, Daniel Lissing, Jay Hindle
Anne (TV Series 2017)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

The adventures of a young orphan girl living in the late 19th century. Follow Anne as she learns to navigate her new life on Prince Edward Island, in this new take on L.M. Montgomery's classic novels.

Stars: Amybeth McNulty, Geraldine James, R.H. Thomson
The Perfect Bride (TV Movie 2017)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Fitness trainer/former marriage counselor Molly White (Pascale Hutton) runs Bridal Boot Camp classes combining fitness and yoga with pre-marital counseling exercises to brides and grooms ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Wood
Stars: Pascale Hutton, Kavan Smith, Leanne Lapp
Call the Midwife (TV Series 2012)
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Chronicles the lives of a group of midwives living in East London in the late-1950s to mid-1960s.

Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Laura Main, Jenny Agutter
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Erin Krakow ...  Elizabeth Thatcher / ... 62 episodes, 2014-2019
Martin Cummins ...  Henry Gowen 56 episodes, 2014-2019
Lori Loughlin ...  Abigail Stanton 54 episodes, 2014-2019
Pascale Hutton ...  Rosemary LeVeaux / ... 50 episodes, 2014-2019
Jack Wagner ...  Bill Avery 50 episodes, 2014-2019
Gracyn Shinyei ...  Emily Montgomery 49 episodes, 2014-2019
Kavan Smith ...  Leland Coulter 48 episodes, 2015-2019
Loretta Walsh ...  Florence Blakeley / ... 48 episodes, 2014-2019
Daniel Lissing ...  Jack Thornton 43 episodes, 2014-2018
Ava Grace Cooper ...  Opal / ... 39 episodes, 2016-2019
Andrea Brooks ...  Faith Carter 36 episodes, 2015-2019
Aren Buchholz ...  Jesse Flynn / ... 35 episodes, 2015-2019
Carter Ryan Evancic ...  Cody Stanton / ... 35 episodes, 2015-2019
Eva Bourne ...  Clara Stanton / ... 34 episodes, 2015-2019
Johannah Newmarch ...  Molly Sullivan 34 episodes, 2014-2019
Jaiven Natt ...  Robert Wolf / ... 33 episodes, 2016-2019
Erica Carroll ...  Dottie Ramsey 33 episodes, 2014-2018
Kadence Kendall Roach ...  Anna Hayford / ... 32 episodes, 2014-2019
Ben Rosenbaum ...  Mike Hickam / ... 32 episodes, 2014-2019
Hrothgar Mathews ...  Ned Yost 31 episodes, 2014-2019
Genea Charpentier ...  Laura Campbell 28 episodes, 2015-2019
Paul Greene ...  Dr. Carson Shepherd 25 episodes, 2017-2019
Mark Humphrey ...  Frank Hogan 25 episodes, 2015-2018
Edit

Storyline

Elizabeth Thatcher, a young woman from a wealthy family, moves to the small town of Coal Valley to be the new teacher. As she struggles to adapt to living on the western frontier, she makes new friends including the local Mounted Police Officer, Jack Thornton.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

TV-G | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 January 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

When Calls the Heart See more »

Filming Locations:

Canada See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The fans of this show are called Hearties. With over 60,000 members (and growing) on Facebook, the Hearties are valiant in their efforts to support the continued growth of this series. See more »

Goofs

I notice the the strap offering support to the gun belt worn by the Royal North West Mounted Police as portrayed on this show, changes sides. From what I understand, it should offer support on the side the sidearm is worn by an officer. The alternate to this is seems to offer support to a ceremonial sword worn by a higher ranking officer.

I have noticed that the strap is incorrectly worn both ways by the character Jack Thornton. See more »

Connections

Follows When Calls the Heart (2013) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Sunglasses required.
3 May 2018 | by cash1948See all my reviews

Absolutely love the program and all of the characters. Fairly certain however, that Crest White Strips and braces were not available in this time period. It's extremely distracting when every single character has blinding white, perfect teeth.


10 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 139 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed