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Magnificent Century: Kösem (2015)
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Magnificent Century: Kösem (2015)
Original name: Muhteşem Yüzyıl: Kösem
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Anastasia a young Greek woman in Ahmed I's harem takes on the name 'Kosem' (leader, pioneer). In a world of men, she rules of the Ottoman Empire through her sons and grandson.
Style: emotional, realistic, based on true events, captivating, stylized
Plot: palace intrigue, sultan, strong female character, royal family, strong female lead, strongman, power struggle, intrigue, power, bossy woman, female protagonist, harem, rise to the top, empire, conspiracy, destiny, political intrigue, ruler, husband wife relationship, rise to power, military, battles, love and romance, parent child relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 17th century
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, constantinople, turkey

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