Articles Tagged 'Period Drama'

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10 Distinctly Grimy Historical Dramas You Need to Watch

Chances are when you hear the phrase “period drama” you immediately think of chandeliers, ballgowns and unfailingly courteous manners. There’s the Dowager Countess’s deliciously timed barbs in Downton Abbey, for instance, the sunny optimism of post-war Britain in Call the Midwife, or the brooding, frilly-shirted heroes of Pride & Prejudice. Recently, though, there’s been a trend for […]