Articles tagged costume drama

Like an Adored Elderly Relative You Visit: ‘The Story of the Costume Drama’

These period pieces are often relatable, funny, and addictive, but what makes these costume dramas so successful is the great care that is obviously taken in telling their stories.

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The Significance of the Significant Glances in ‘Edith Wharton: The Buccaneers’

A controversial ending for the Wharton purists dogs this adaptation. Stunning visuals and setpiece scenes seduce the viewer.

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'Doctor Who': Casting a Woman as the Doctor Offers Fresh Perspectives and a New Kind of Role Model

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"The BBC's announcement of Jodie Whittaker as the first female Doctor has sections of fandom up in arms. Why all the fuss?

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