Brideshead Revisited (Season 1)
In this acclaimed eleven-hours British television miniseries, Charles Ryder, an agnostic man, becomes involved with members of the Flytes, a Catholic family of aristocrats, over the course of several years between the two world wars.
The story of Rudolf Nureyev, whose escape to the West stunned the world at the height of the Cold War. With his magnetic presence, Nureyev emerged as ballet’s most famous star, a wild and beautiful dancer limited by the world of 1950s Leningrad. His flirtation with Western artists and ideas led him into a high-stakes game of cat and mouse with the KGB.
Inspired by the book Rudolf Nureyev: The Life.
Massachusetts, 1892. An unmarried woman of 32 and a social outcast, Lizzie lives a claustrophobic life under her father's cold and domineering control. When Bridget Sullivan, a young maid, comes to work for the family, Lizzie finds a sympathetic, kindred spirit, and a secret intimacy soon blossoms into a wicked plan.
|Film Type||TV Mini-Series|
|Century||20th Century (1900s)|
|Decade||1920s 1930s 1940s|
|Period/Era||Interwar Britain (1919-1939) World War II (1939-1945)|
|Author (novel/play)||Evelyn Waugh (1903-1966)|
|Adaptation/Inspired||Brideshead Revisited (1945)|
|Tags||Aristocrat Based on Novel or Book England Forbidden Love LGBT Wealth|
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