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costume drama

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Media
costume dramaˈcostume ˌdrama noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 AMa play, TV programme, or film that is about a particular time in history, in which people wear costumes from that time
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costume dramaMore often, the movie founders when confronting spiritual issues and settles for the spectacle of a costume drama.Nothing could be further from costume drama or the spreading of cloaks over puddles.
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