Enjoy that particular aesthetic of films like 'Braveheart' and 'Queen Margot'? Check out this list of movies produced in the 90s, about periods where cameras weren't even a glint in Joseph Niepce's eye.
The actor who-must-not-be-named: Ralph Fiennes began his career as a Shakespearian actor in the Royal National Theatre. His first major role was Nazi war criminal Amon Goeth, but most people will know him as would-be magical dictator Voldemort. Thank God he was cast in 'The Grand Budapest Hotel', or else we'd find it hard to not start hating him!
Films from decades past set in centuries long gone: this collection contains only the greatest period romances from before the year 2000, including 'The English Patient', 'Remains of the Day', and, of course, 'The Age of Innocence'. Simpler, nobler times!
Romance set in the age of balls, petticoats, and precarious towers of hair. Because every woman wants to be addressed as madame by a gentleman with a powered face and a fake mole. Make sure to check out the ever angular Keira Knightly in 'The Duchess'!
If Tolstoy is your boy, then you'd better check out this collection of movies based on classics of Russian literature: including 'Anna Karenina' (the original and remake), 'Lolita', and, of course, 'The Brothers Karamazov. наслаждаться!