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Book People Talk Movies: The Young Victoria

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I absolutely adore a good period piece. 873 more words

Book People Talk Movies

Barabbas (2012)

Inspirada en la novela del mismo nombre de Par Lagerkvist. Narra la vida del hombre cuya liberación supuso la muerte de Jesucristo. Filmada en Túnez, se trata de una historia de redención final que empieza donde termina el relato bíblico.


Why 'Ant-Man' Should Have Been 'Ant-Man 2'

Before we begin, I just want to clarify that Ant-Man is a lot of fun. It’s flawed and messy, for reasons I’ll get into, but it’s a lot of fun. 586 more words


Step back in time to Manhattan, New York, 1869 and meet JESSICA - out today!!

Manhattan, New York, 1869 – I have always loved time period pieces, in all media forms, whether it be a novel, a piece of music or a movie. 231 more words


What's Better Than A Period Drama?!

I’m a sucker for period pieces. I search Netflix every weekend (or during my down time) to find any thing that was produced by BBC. I guess I have a deep love for history, old buildings and British accents…mmmm British accents. 315 more words

In Secret (Available on Netflix)


Set in the lower echelons of 1860s Paris, Therese Raquin (Elisabeth Olsen), a sexually repressed beautiful young woman, is trapped in a loveless marriage to her sickly cousin, Camille (Tom Felton), by her domineering aunt, Madame Raquin (Jessica Lange). 391 more words


Top 5 Favorite Period Piece TV Shows

My favorite period piece is Deadwood, it premiered on HBO in March of 2004 and had three seasons before it’s untimely cancellation.  I actually resisted watching it for the longest time, because I’m not a huge fan of TV shows where bad people do bad things and then suffer the consequences (i.e. 1,095 more words

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