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Bleak House

BBC Four

Bleak House

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Andrew Davies' adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic. Tulkinghorn is close to piecing together Lady Dedlock's secret. Esther struggles to come to terms with a terrible blow. Show more

Contributors

Phil Squod:
Michael Smiley
Sergeant George:
Hugo Speer
Miss Flite:
Pauline Collins
John Jarndyce:
Denis Lawson
Ada Clare:
Carey Mulligan
Esther Summerson:
Anna Maxwell Martin
Charley Neckett:
Katie Angelou
Mr Tulkinghorn:
Charles Dance
Smallweed:
Phil Davis
Lady Dedlock:
Gillian Anderson
Mrs Rouncewell:
Anne Reid
Boythorn:
Warren Clarke
Countryman:
Alex Blake
Little girl:
Lila Sharp

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Francesco's Venice

BBC Four

Francesco's Venice

Episode 2: Beauty

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Documentary series telling the story of the birth of Venice. The golden age of architecture arrived and stone and marble palaces replaced wooden houses. Show more

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The Man Who Walked across the World

BBC Four

The Man Who Walked Across the World

Episode 2: Magicians and Mystics

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Tim Mackintosh-Smith follows in the footsteps of scholar and traveller, Ibn Battutah. In Turkey, Tim watches an illegal whirling dervish ceremony. Show more

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The Protestant Revolution

BBC Four

The Protestant Revolution

Episode 2: The Godly Family

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary series exploring Protestantism. Tristram Hunt looks at how Protestantism replaced the Catholic veneration of celibacy with a devotion to family life. Show more

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The Secret Life of the Motorway

BBC Four

The Secret Life of the Motorway

Episode 1: Falling in Love

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary series celebrating Britain's motorways. This first part includes interviews with the engineers and builders who designed and created the first motorway. Show more

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The Man Who Walked across the World As 9pm

BBC Four

The Man Who Walked Across the World

Episode 2: Magicians and Mystics

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Tim Mackintosh-Smith follows in the footsteps of scholar and traveller, Ibn Battutah. In Turkey, Tim watches an illegal whirling dervish ceremony. Show more

BBC Four

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