THE PALLISERS: 40TH ANNIVERSARY EDITIONACORN MEDIA 27617990 - Based on anthony trollope’s “political” novels and adapted by British author Simon Raven Alms for Oblivion, this classic PBS series has captivated audiences on both sides of the Atlantic. Emmy® winner susan hampshire the forsyte saga stars as the beautiful and witty Lady Glencora, whose arranged marriage to rising politician Plantagenet Palliser Philip Latham, “marvelous from beginning to end” —The New York Times endures public and private crises as the family ascends the social ladder.
In the grand tradition of the forsyte saga and upstairs, wealth, downstairs” —time magazine “Powerfully addictive” —Time magazine “Chronicles the passion and politics of Victorian England” —Los Angeles Times This sprawling BBC saga follows an aristocratic family through three generations of power, intrigue, and scandal in Victorian England.
THE PALLISERS: 40TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION - . Shrink-wrapped. The outstanding cast also features jeremy irons the borgias, peter Vaughan The Remains of the Day, Anthony Andrews Brideshead Revisited, Derek Jacobi The King’s Speech, and Penelope Keith To the Manor Born.
Masterpiece: Mr Selfridge - The Complete SeriesPBS 42926445 - Shrink-wrapped. Created by emmy Award-winning writer Andrew Davies, Mr. Shrink-wrapped. Selfridge brings to life the story of american entrepreneur Harry Gordon Selfridge, the colorful and visionary founder of London s most lavish department store, and features a brilliant ensemble cast led by three-time Emmy Award-winning actor Jeremy Piven.
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THE DUCHESS OF DUKE STREET COMPLETE COLLECTION REISSUEACORN MEDIA 25729716 - Shrink-wrapped. As seen on Masterpiece Theatre Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Even in the throes of world war I, Louisa proves she can take whatever life dishes out while remaining in a class all her own. She learns the rules of high society from powerful men captivated by her beauty but never sheds her Cockney accent or attitude.
All 31 episodes of the beloved pbs masterpiece theatre series an inspiring story of triumph and loss, love and laughter Born into the servant class, Louisa Leyton rises from the scullery to become the best chef in Edwardian London and manager of the most elegant—and discreet—hotel in town. Created by john hawkesworth upstairs, downstairs and starring gemma Jones Bridget Jones’s Diary, Dynasty as Charlie, Sense and Sensibility as Louisa and Christopher Cazenove A Knight’s Tale, the dashing love of her life.
THE DUCHESS OF DUKE STREET COMPLETE COLLECTION REISSUE - Based on the true story of rosa lewis, a culinary genius and owner of London’s venerable Cavendish Hotel, this acclaimed BBC series dramatizes the life of an indomitable woman in entertaining stories full of humor and heart.
Masterpiece: Wolf HallPBS 33569759 - Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. A historical drama for a modern audience, wolf hall charts Cromwells meteoric rise in the Tudor court from blacksmiths son to Henry VIIIs closest advisor, trapped between his desire to do what is right and his instinct to survive. Tony award-winning actor mark rylance and emmy Award-winner Damian Lewis star as Thomas Cromwell and King Henry VIII in this adaptation of Hilary Mantels best-selling novels.
HOUSE OF ELIOTT COMPLETE COLLECTION REISSUEACORN MEDIA 27724611 - A feast for the eyes” —The Sunday Times U. K. One of the greatest bbc costume dramas of all time” —The Baltimore Sun In stylish 1920s London, two beautiful sisters struggle to the top of the fashion world. Shrink-wrapped. From the creators of upstairs, Downstairs Jean Marsh, Eileen Atkins comes an addictive drama series set in the era of flappers and suffragettes.
Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Seen on a&e, pbs, and BBC America. Now with SDH subtitles. Winner of top awards for costume design, including an Emmy® and a BAFTA. They have no education or training, just a passion for fashion design. Previously released on DVD. As suitors try to woo them and scoundrels try to trip them up, they make independent, exciting lives for themselves and the women they employ in their house of haute couture.
HOUSE OF ELIOTT COMPLETE COLLECTION REISSUE - Region 1 coded us & canada. Louise lombard hidalgo, csi and stella gonet nicholas Nickleby star as Evangeline and Beatrice Eliott, sisters born into wealth and privilege who must support themselves after their profligate father dies and leaves them penniless. Shrink-wrapped.
The Grand - Complete CollectionAcorn Media - It’s a nexus for schemes, romance, scandals, and intrigue. For owner john bannerman, The Grand symbolizes a tradition of luxury and elegance begun by his father. Lust, greed, during the decadent roaring ’20s, and gossip in a glamorous British hotel of the 1920s As the most opulent hotel in Manchester, England, The Grand is more than a building.
For marcus bannerman, it becomes a risky investment and a way to entice his brother’s wife into bed. Region 1 coded us & canada. Shrink-wrapped. Written by russell t davies casanova, touching evil and featuring three-time Emmy®-winner Susan Hampshire, this is addictive period drama in the tradition of Upstairs, Downstairs and The Duchess of Duke Street.
The Grand - Complete Collection - Shrink-wrapped. Divided by class and circumstance or tied together by love and loyalty, the myriad characters who populate The Grand prove unforgettable. And for the maids and porters employed there, it represents a possible escape from their hardscrabble past--and an endless source of backstairs gossip. Shrink-wrapped.
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Masterpiece: The Jewel in the CrownPBS 30551779 - Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. The jewel in the crown was hailed by critics as one of the most thoughtful and important TV dramas ever. Region 1 coded us & canada. Shrink-wrapped. This sweeping 14-part remastered adaptation of paul scotts raj quartet is the story of the men and women of both ruling and ruled classes of WWII India, trying amidst the turmoil to come to terms with the drastic changes taking place around them, knowing that their lives will never be the same again.
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Cranford: The CollectionBBC Home Entertainment 26356321 - Despite the most vigilant eyes and ears, however, the town still has its secrets. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. Films include = Cranford - 1842. Cranford, custom and above all, is a place governed by etiquette, a market town in the North West of England, an intricate network of ladies.
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Masterpiece: Poldark, Season 4 DVDPBS Distribution - Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Region 1 coded us & canada. Shrink-wrapped. 1796: to defend cornwall and those he loves from an empowered George, Ross must play the political game on a journey that takes him to the nation's capital and into new perils. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD.
Lark Rise to Candleford: The Complete CollectionBBC Home Entertainment 16218745 - Shrink-wrapped. Condition: New. Region 1 coded us & canada. Factory sealed DVD. Flora thompson's charming love letter to a vanished corner of rural England is brought to life in this heartwarming, critically acclaimed BBC adaptation, now available in a complete series collection. In the face of scandals and feuds, she must leave her childhood behind and forge her own path to womanhood.
Seasons: 1-4 Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Format: DVD. Set in the late 19th century, this rich, a small hamlet gently holding onto the past, funny and emotional series follows the relationship of two contrasting communities: Lark Rise, and Candleford, a neighboring market town bustling into the future.
Lark Rise to Candleford: The Complete Collection - When young laura timmins leaves Lark Rise for a job at the Candleford post office, she discovers an eye-opening, exciting new world. Box set; color; DVD; NTSC. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.