We’re always trying to track what historical costume movies and TV shows are coming up. I always feel like we’ve Just Posted one of these, and then I go check and it’s been months. So, yay, we get some new stuff! As always, you can keep an eye on what’s forthcoming on our Upcoming Movies page!
“A mythical account of the life of Buddy Bolden, the first Cornet King of New Orleans.”
Tell It To the Bees
The Spanish Princess (on Starz)
All Is True
The Professor and the Madman
A professor begins work on the first Oxford English Dictionary in the 19th century and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at a lunatic asylum. Yes, but it has Mel Gibson, so, ugh. Costumes by Eimer Ni Mhaoldomhnaigh.
J.R.R. Tolkien, a lovelorn soldier on his return from World War I, creates the fantasy series “The Lord of the Rings.”
The Name of the Rose (on AMC)
TV series based on Umberto Eco’s novel following a medieval monk investigating a series of murders. Costumes by Maurizio Millenotti.
Deadwood (on HBO)
Full-length film based on the TV series, ‘Deadwood.’ Costumes by Janie Bryant.
The Current War
Biopic of Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse set in the late 1880s. Benedict Cumberbatch stars. Yes, Virginia, this is FINALLY getting released after years of being caught up in the Harvey Weinstein scandal.
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Vita and Virginia
The love affair between socialite and popular author Vita Sackville-West and literary icon Virginia Woolf. Costumes by Lorna Marie Mugan.
Which upcoming movie or TV show are you most excited about?