.....Period Dramas I Would Love Too Own On DvD/Blu-Ray.....

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1.
A Harlot's Progress (2006 TV Movie)
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Drama looking at artist William Hogarth and his relationship with the prostitute that inspired his most famous piece. (120 mins.)
Director: Justin Hardy
 
2.
City of Vice (2008 TV Series)
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Welcome to eighteenth century London - a world filled with prostitutes, pimps, gamblers and villains...
“ Too my shock, utter horror and disbelief , the DvD (Contender Entertainment Group) has now been discontinued: However, it is still available over at 'Amazon UK'. ” - X-FrostyFox-X
 
3.
Lady Chatterley (1993 Mini-Series)
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Lady Constance Chatterley is married to the handicapped Sir Clifford Chatterley, who was wounded in the First World War... (205 mins.)
 
4.
The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders (1996 TV Movie)
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In her filthy cell in Newgate prison Moll Flanders, dubbed 'the wickedest woman in England' tells her story... (54 mins.)
Director: David Attwood
“ Don't fancy that 'Hollywood' version. This one, i've been told, is much closer too the book. ” - X-FrostyFox-X
 
5.
Quills (2000)
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In a Napoleonic era insane asylum, an inmate, the irrepressible Marquis De Sade, fights a battle of wills against a tyrannically prudish doctor. (124 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
 
6.
The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant (2005 Mini-Series)
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A young woman is transported to the New South Wales penal colony in 1788. (480 mins.)
“ I love Jack Davenport in a period drama. ” - X-FrostyFox-X
 
7.
Aristocrats (1999 Mini-Series)
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18th-century England and Ireland viewed through the eyes of four beautiful high-born sisters - Caroline, Emily, Louisa, and Sarah Lennox, great-granddaughters of a king, daughters of a cabinet minister, and wives of politicians and peers. (300 mins.)
Director: David Caffrey
 
8.
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)
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Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born with a superior olfactory sense, creates the world's finest perfume. His work, however, takes a dark turn as he searches for the ultimate scent. (147 mins.)
Director: Tom Tykwer
“ Seen this movie before, but haven't managed to buy for my period drama DvD collection. ” - X-FrostyFox-X
 
9.
Rob Roy (1995)
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In 1713 Scotland, Rob Roy MacGregor is wronged by a nobleman and his nephew, becomes an outlaw in search of revenge while fleeing the Redcoats, and faces charges of being a Jacobite. (139 mins.)
“ Again, seen this one before, but would love to own it on DvD/Blu-Ray ” - X-FrostyFox-X
 
10.
The Virgin Queen (2005 Mini-Series)
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The Virgin Queen explores the full sweep of Elizabeth's life: from her days of fear as a potential victim... (237 mins.)
“ Anne-Marie Duff, Tom Hardy, Emilia Fox, and Sienna Guillory. What more can a man ask for? ” - X-FrostyFox-X
 
11.
Emma (2009 Mini-Series)
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Emma Woodhouse seems to be perfectly content, a loving father whom she cares for, friends, and a home... (240 mins.)
“ Loved the 1996 TV movie. Can't wait to get this one :) ” - X-FrostyFox-X
 
12.
Becoming Jane (2007)
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A biographical portrait of a pre-fame Jane Austen and her romance with a young Irishman. (120 mins.)
Director: Julian Jarrold
“ Not seen this one yet. But i adore the cast:

Anne Hathaway
James McAvoy
Julie Walters
James Cromwell
Maggie Smith ” - X-FrostyFox-X
 
13.
Jane Eyre (2006 Mini-Series)
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A young governess falls in love with her brooding and complex master. However, his dark past may destroy their relationship forever. (230 mins.)
“ Seen the 2011 masterpiece, not seen this one. ” - X-FrostyFox-X
 
14.
Wuthering Heights (2009 Mini-Series)
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Foundling Heathcliff is raised by the wealthy Earnshaws in Yorkshire but in later life launches a vendetta against the family. (142 mins.)
 
15.
Mansfield Park (1999)
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At 10, Fanny Price, a poor relation, goes to live at Mansfield Park, the estate of her aunt's husband... (112 mins.)
Director: Patricia Rozema
“ HATE!!!!! The 2007 version. Hope this one is better. :) ” - X-FrostyFox-X
 
16.
Little Dorrit (2008 Mini-Series)
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The series tells the story of Amy Dorrit, who spends her days earning money for the family and looking after her proud father... (30 mins.)
 
17.
North & South (2004 Mini-Series)
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North and South is a four part adaptation of Elizabeth Gaskell's love story of Margaret Hale, a middle class southerner who is forced to move to the northern town of Milton. (235 mins.)
 
18.
Middlemarch (1994 Mini-Series)
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This Masterpiece Theatre production, set at the cusp of the Industrial Revolution, chronicles the life... (375 mins.)
Director: Anthony Page
 
19.
Berkeley Square (1998 Mini-Series)
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Three young women from very different backgrounds meet, become friends and share experiences when they all gain positions as nannies in the wealthy households of London's exclusive Berkeley Square. (50 mins.)
 
20.
Cranford (2007 TV Series)
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In the 1840s, Cranford is ruled by the ladies. They adore good gossip; and romance and change is in the air, as the unwelcome grasp of the Industrial Revolution rapidly approaches their beloved rural market-town. (60 mins.)
 
21.
The Old Curiosity Shop (2007 TV Movie)
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A kindly shop owner whose overwhelming gambling debts allow a greedy landlord to seize his shop of dusty treasures. Evicted and with no way to pay his debts, he and his granddaughter flee. (93 mins.)
Director: Brian Percival
 
22.
Lincoln (2012)
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As the War continues to rage, America's president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on the decision to emancipate the slaves. (150 mins.)