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Wives & Daughters (DVD)

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Mobil Masterpiece Theatre presents Elizabeth Gaskell's timeless tale of romance in 19th-century England. WIVES AND DAUGHTERS is the humorous and often heart-wrenching story of two single women, one sweet and one sexy, searching for love and finding nothing but trouble when the man destined for one falls for her sultry best friend instead. Return to a time when such events were the talk of the town and nothing but scandal, supported by an excellent cast that includes Francesca Annis, Michael Gambon, and Ian Carmichael.

Specs

UPC 794051267627
Studio Bbc Home Entertainment
Format DVD
Genre Television: British Mystery/Drama/Television: BBC
Rating Not Rated
Dimensions 5.75" x 0.75" x 7.75" WxHxD
Weight 0.3 lbs
Stars Bill Paterson, Keeley Hawes, Justine Waddell, Francesca Annis, Michael Gambon, Ian Carmichael
Directors Nicholas Renton
Dimensions 7.5x5.3x0.6
Country of Origin United States

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  • Made a great gift

    I bought this as a gift. The woman who received it said she loved it and that it was a good story, well acted with great period costumes.

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  • Wives and Daughters

    The DVD came very quickly. It appears to be in great shape, but since this is a Christmas gift, I don't know what shape it is in on the inside.

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  • Wives and Daughters DVD

    I was satisfied with the promptness of my order, though a bit dismayed at a slight crease at the top of the case--otherwise, besides this slight and forgettable flaw, the discs were in good condition. The film is set in Victorian England, and it does an excellent job of capturing the time period more accurately than most films supposed to be set at this time do. It has a delightful cast that does a wonderful job at capturing the characters; though Tom Hollander (plays Osborne Hamley) takes a bit of getting used to if you watched the Keira Knightly version of Pride and Prejudice because he keeps popping up, trying to be the dashing Osborne, and all you think is: "Mr. Collins?" But, the second watch does the trick. I would recommend this film to any English major, any person interested in romantic/victorian England, or anyone who wants to see a good, old-fashioned love story with its twists and turns that eventually depicts what real love is, or should be. I actually got my mom into these period films at last with this movie.

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  • Wives and Daughters

    I really enjoyed this movie. Despite the time gap between the 17th Century and now Elizabeth Gaskell created stories that we can feel. She proved true that time does not change human nature.

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  • Wives and Daughters a Good Show

    While Elizabeth Gaskell is no Jane Austen, she still managed to write a captivating story. Having Andrew Davies (of A&E's Pride and Prejudice's fame) writing the screenplay makes this even more worthy of watching. I gave it three stars in the Suitability for all ages only because I can't imagine younger children wanting to watch this movie. But adults will enjoy it, especially if you enjoy "historic romance" movies.

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