Enjoy classic stories, great acting, lavish costumes, and spectacular locations in five British dramas seen on public television. Collection includes Emma, Jane Eyre, The Woman in White, The Lady's Not for Burning, and The Death of the Heart. With Kate Beckinsale, Mark Strong, Samantha Morton, Ciaran Hinds, Kenneth Branagh, Tara Fitzgerald, and Andrew Lincoln. 5 movies, 8 3/4 hrs, 5 DVDs, SDH.
Jane Austen's Emma
Emma Woodhouse is beautiful, wealthy--and determined to meddle in other people's lives. Her good intentions create unexpected results, especially where her own heart is concerned.
Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre
Plain, proper Jane Eyre survives a troubled childhood to become governess at Thornfield Hall. But the place is haunted by secrets, which complicate Jane's growing passion for her mysterious employer, Mr. Rochester.
The Woman in White
When drawing teacher Walter Hartwright arrives to tutor wealthy half-sisters Laura and Marian Fairlie, he's accosted by a raving woman in white. Her appearance casts a pall over Laura's engagement to Sir Percival Glyde--and her accusations threaten the women's lives.
The Lady's Not for Burning
A war-weary drifter appears in a medieval town asking to be executed, but sparks fly when the beautiful Jennet seeks sanctuary from accusations of witchcraft.
The Death of the Heart
In 1930s London, an awkward 16-year-old girl struggles to fit in with her frosty upper-crust relatives. Their cruelty leads her into a ruinous love affair that cracks the elegant veneer of their polished lives.
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 533 minutes
Format: Full screen & Widescreen
Number of discs: 5
Color or B&W: Color
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 & 16:9