The way we live now
DVD - 2002
This satire of Victorian society shows the trials and tribulations of young love, the pettiness of upper class life, the raw energy and excitement of the most powerful city the world had ever seen, and the greed and corruption that lay just below its glittering surface.
- Video recordings for the hearing impaired
[Bethesda, Md.?] : Burbank, Calif. :
BBC Worldwide Americas ; Distributed by Warner Home Video
- Item Description
- Based on the novel by Anthony Trollope.
Produced for television in 2001.
Includes cast background and biographies.
Duration: 2 hr. 30 min. each disc.
- Physical Description
- 2 videodiscs (DVD) (ca. 300 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
- Not rated.
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- Other Authors
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- Disc 1. Episode 1 ; Episode 2 ; The cast
- disc 2. Episode 3 ; Episode 4.
Explores the lives of ordinary men and women in or around 1870's London and how they are affected by the promise of financial gain offered to them by the mysterious financier Augustus Melmotte.