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The best period-piece movies ever made

Espresso Logo By Kim Mannix of Espresso | Slide 1 of 31: Period dramas are known for their ability to capture a real moment in history, bring to life a beloved literary classic, or provide startling insight into how life both changes and stays the same. Mysterious, romantic, dramatic, and sometimes funny, here are some of the most memorable and critically acclaimed period films ever made.

The best period-piece movies ever made

Period dramas are known for their ability to capture a real moment in history, bring to life a beloved literary classic, or provide startling insight into how life both changes and stays the same. Mysterious, romantic, dramatic, and sometimes funny, here are some of the most memorable and critically acclaimed period films ever made.

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