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How Many Historical Romance Movies and TV Shows Can You Identify From an Image?
by Khadija Leon
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Romance movies and television series, especially the historical and period ones, have set the blueprint for what many people want and expect in their own relationships. There are also those people who watch these movies to look for advice and a deeper understanding of what love really is. Which one of these people are you? Or do you watch these movies simply because you like the genre?

From movies based on Shakespearean tales and Jane Austen's famous novels like "Much Ado About Nothing," "Romeo and Juliet" and "Pride & Prejudice," to television series based on real-life kings, queens and presidents like "The Other Boleyn Girl," "The White Queen" and "The Young Victoria," to completely made up films like "Anna Karenina," "The English Patient" and "Beloved Sisters," there are films and shows that have been set in as far back as the 9th century. 

Do you enjoy watching period and historical romance movies or television series? If so, how many have you seen and would you be able to identify some of them if you saw just a frame from the movie? There's only one way to find out and that is by taking this quiz! Get your friends to take it to see how well they do!

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