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Bleak House

BBC Four

Bleak House

Episode 12

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Andrew Davies' adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic. Esther's feelings for Woodcourt grow despite her best intentions. Inspector Bucket begins his murder investigation. Show more

Contributors

Mr Tulkinghorn:
Charles Dance
Sgt George:
Hugo Speer
Phil Squod:
Michael Smiley
Smallweed:
Philip Davis
Mercury:
Richard Cant
Sir Leicester:
Timothy West
Lady Dedlock:
Gillian Anderson
Policeman:
Howard Coggins
Esther Summerson:
Anna Maxwell Martin
John Jarndyce:
Denis Lawson
Ada Clare:
Carey Mulligan
Prince Turveydrop:
Bryan Dick
Old Mr Turveydrop:
Matthew Kelly
Caddy Jellyby:
Natalie Press
Mr Growler:
Brian Pettifer
Alan Woodcourt:
Richard Harrington
George:
Hugo Speer
Mr Vholes:
Dermot Crowley
Richard Carstone:
Patrick Kennedy
Servant:
Emily Jewell
Hortense:
Lilo Baur

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Francesco's Venice

BBC Four

Francesco's Venice

Episode 3: Sex

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Documentary series telling the story of Venice. This episode looks at the decadent age of Casanova and the courtesan, when Venice was the red-light district of Europe. Show more

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The Man Who Walked across the World

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Tim Mackintosh-Smith follows in the footsteps of scholar and traveller, Ibn Battutah. He explores the place of Islam in Hindu-dominated India and communist China. Show more

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The Protestant Revolution

BBC Four

The Protestant Revolution

Episode 3: A Reformation of the Mind

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary series exploring Protestantism. How the Protestants' cultural revolution led to art galleries and the novel, and drove on a new scientific age. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Man Who Walked across the World

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Tim Mackintosh-Smith follows in the footsteps of scholar and traveller, Ibn Battutah. He explores the place of Islam in Hindu-dominated India and communist China. Show more

BBC Four

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