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The Tenant of Wildfell Hall 1996

[polldaddy rating=”8036248″] This three-part BBC adaptation of author Anne Brontë’s novel The Tenant of Wildfell Hall features Tara Fitzgerald as Helen Graham, a pensive woman seeking a way out of her miserable marriage to Arthur Huntingdon (Rupert Graves), a rakish alcoholic who tricked Helen into marrying him before his bad behavior became outwardly evident. Meanwhile, farmer Gilbert Markham (Toby Stephens) becomes increasingly attracted to Helen, whom he is led to believe is a widow. This usually ranks in the top 10 of favored films. There was no original trailer for this film, but there are a few fan made ones, … Read more

Testament of Youth 2014 (US release 2015)

  Adapted by Calendar Girls’ Juliette Towhidi, tells of how the author postponed her studies to Oxford to serve as a nurse in the Great War, during which she lost her fiance and brother. After the war, she tried to resume her life but found herself part of a lost generation, returning to Oxford and becoming a feminist and a writer.   Starring Alicia Vikander as Vera Brittain Kit Harington as Roland Leighton Hayley Atwell as Hope Dominic West as Mr. Brittain Emily Watson as Mrs. Brittain Colin Morgan as Victor Richardson Taron Egerton as Edward Brittain Miranda Richardson as … Read more

A Magical Letter – Part Eighteen

Eighteen – Joined in Matrimony At Last As Anne opened her eyes in her pretty white-and-pink bedroom in Admiral Croft’s house, a bright ray of sunshine peaked through a gap in the curtains and touched her nose. Her wedding day! Today she was would become Frederick’s wife, Mrs Anne Wentworth! With a cry of joy, she jumped out of bed, just as her friend Harriet Smith knocked on her door to help her with the dressing preparations. “Come on, you sleepy head! You have a lot to do and your bath awaits in the dressing room!” “Oh, Harriet!” Anne threw … Read more

History’s ‘Vikings’ Renewed For Fourth Season

Original article at TV Wise History has renewed their breakout original drama series Vikings for a ten episode fourth season. Production on the new season is set to commence later this year in Ireland for a 2016 premiere.Currently airing its third season on the network, Vikings has been a ratings hit since day one. The current season has been averaging an audience of 4.3 million total viewers, 2.2 million Adults 25-54 and 2.0 million Adults 18-49 in Live+3 delivery. “Vikings has raided the hearts of both audiences and critics, establishing itself as one of the most compelling, visually stunning dramas … Read more

Woman in Gold

  US Release April 3, 2015 Academy Award winner Helen Mirren stars in the incredible story of Maria Altmann, a Jewish refugee who is forced to flee Vienna during World War II. Decades later, determined to salvage some dignity from her past, Maria has taken on a mission to reclaim a painting the Nazis stole from her family: the famous Lady In Gold, a portrait of her beloved Aunt Adele. Partnering with an inexperienced but determined young lawyer (Ryan Reynolds), Maria embarks on an epic journey for justice 60 years in the making. Set in WWII and present-day about a … Read more

Birdsong 2012

[polldaddy rating=”8036248″] Set against the backdrop of World War I, this epic love story follows Stephen Wraysford (Eddie Redmayne), an Englishman whose failed love affair with Frenchwoman Isabelle Azaire (Clémence Poésy) continues to haunt him during the war. His only respite comes in the form of friendship with Jack Firebrace (Joseph Mawle), a fellow soldier who helps Stephen endure the hardships of war and come to terms with his feelings for Isabelle.              

Downton Abbey to end after six series

Downton Abbey first opened its doors in 2010 The next season of ITV’s period drama Downton Abbey will be its last, its makers have announced. “Inevitably there comes a time when all shows should end and Downton is no exception,” said the programme’s executive producer Gareth Neame. Created by Julian Fellowes, the show follows an aristocratic family’s fortunes from 1912 to the mid-1920s. Hugh Bonneville and Elizabeth McGovern have played the Earl and Countess of Grantham since the show began in 2010. The drama has won a string of awards since its inception, including two Baftas, three Golden Globes and … Read more

Period Drama Site Pole

This is site has been running for 7 years. It was first named JustPeriodDrama.com, but the domain name PeriodDrama.com was auctioned off, and I bought that name. I have one wonderful fanfiction writer who is adding some wonderful stories. Otherwise I run this site and several others. I keep telling myself not to try and repeat IMDB.com, and then find myself doing so. I am starting to repeat things when there is so much more to see. Below are some polls, I wish you will take to help me lead this site in a more interesting direction where there is … Read more

Seventh Son – UK release Mar 27

Official Site In a time of enchantments when legends and magic collide, the sole remaining warrior of a mystical order (Oscar® winner Jeff Bridges) travels to find a prophesized hero born with incredible powers, the last Seventh Son (Ben Barnes). Torn from his quiet life as a farmhand, the unlikely young hero embarks on a daring adventure with his battle-hardened mentor to vanquish a dark queen (Julianne Moore) and the army of supernatural assassins she has dispatched against their kingdom. Sergei Bodrov directed Seventh Son from a screenplay by Charles Leavitt and Steve Knight and a screen story by Matt … Read more

CM UK Sets April Premiere For ‘Longmire’ Season 3

By Patrick Munn | March 23, 2015 – 3:05 pm | TCM UK has set a premiere date for the third season of Longmire.The former A&E drama will kick off its 10 episode third season on the Turner owned channel on Sunday April 12th at 8pm, with a double-bill. From the following week, new episodes are being double-pumped in the 8pm and 9pm time-slots every Saturday and Sunday night, through to the season finale on April 26th. This marks the first time that TCM UK has scheduled one of their first run TV dramas outside of the Sunday night 9pm … Read more

Titanic: Blood and Steel 2012

[polldaddy rating=”8036248″] synopsis The construction of the RMS Titanic offers a glimmer of hope to the downtrodden masses of Ireland in this historical mini-series starring Chris Noth, Kevin Zegers, and Neve Campbell. Belfast, Ireland: 1909. As construction on the Titanic gets under way in the Harland and Wolff shipyard, the investors behind the project see their ambitious endeavor starting to take shape. Meanwhile, the middle class project managers strive to get the details right, and the lower-class workers labor tirelessly to ensure that the ship will be finished in three years. All the while, Britain maintains its rule over Ireland, … Read more

The Young Victoria 2009

Title:  The Young Victoria  2009 Rate: [polldaddy rating=’8036248′] Era:  Victorian  1837 Genre  Biography, Romantic Drama, Royalty Plot:  Eighteen-year-old British royal Victoria ascends to the throne and is romanced by future husband Prince Albert in this lush period film that chronicles the early years of the British monarch’s larger-than-life reign.   Marc Vallée Writer / Screenplay:  Julian Fellows Major Cast:     Emily Blunt, Rupert Friend, Paul Bettany, Miranda Richardson, Jim Broadbent, Thomas Kretschmann, Mark Strong, Jesper Christensen, Harriet Walter, Jeanette Hain, Julian Glover Film Locations: Arundel Castle, Arundel, West Sussex, England, UK (exterior) Balls Park, Hertford, Hertfordshire, England, UK Belvoir Castle, … Read more

Bleak House 2005

  Title:  Bleak House 2005 Rate: [polldaddy rating=’8036248′] Era:  Victorian Genre  Drama Plot:  A trio of orphans becomes embroiled in a mysterious and long-running lawsuit in this sprawling BBC adaptation of the Charles Dickens novel. A legend in the legal circles of Victorian London, the messy inheritance case of Jarndyce and Jarndyce has been trickling through the courts for years with no end in sight. Nobleman John Jarndyce (Denis Lawson) has seen the case destroy more than one life, so when he becomes guardian to three young people — beautiful Ada Clare (Carey Mulligan), Ada’s cousin Richard Carstone (Patrick Kennedy), … Read more

TV Trailer: BBC One’s ‘The Ark’

Filming Completed March 11, 2015. No known release date yet. By Patrick Munn | March 16, 2015 – 10:06 am | The Ark will tell the story of Noah (David Threlfall), a farmer and family man who is instructed by an angel to build an ark in the middle of a desert in order to save both his family and the faithful from a devastating flood. A seemingly impossible task, especially when his sons refuse to believe him and help, Noah risks ridicule and humiliation from the degenerate townsfolk as well as his loving but exasperated family, in his quest to … Read more