[ noun ] undisputed credibility
Used in print(The Christian Science Monitor,...)
Strange , but true - authenticity and realism often are n't related at_all .
In any given period_piece the costumes , bric-a-brac , vehicles , and decor , bear the stamp of unimpeachable authenticity .
But , alas , the authenticity seems to stop at the set 's edge .
The drama itself - and this seems to be lavishly true of Biblical drama - often has hardly any relationship with authenticity at_all .
And to an industry that prides itself on authenticity , he urged greater realism .