Brideshead Revisited 1982 | TV Show Watchlist

Brideshead Revisited

Evelyn Waugh's 1945 novel about an English aristocratic family inspired this multipart drama, among the most acclaimed miniseries ever produced. The sumptuously mounted, brilliantly performed story chronicles the friendship between an artist and the distur (more…)

Premiered: January 18, 1982

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Brideshead Revisited Season 1, Episode 11 Dec 21, 1981 $3.99

Lord Marchmain comes home to Brideshead to die. Bridey's determination to see his father reconcile with the church finally infects Julia, and even Charles, though it seals their fate. Back at Brideshead in the bleak spring of 1944, Charles relives his memories as he walks through the rooms with the HQ commandant. Alone in the chapel, he whispers a prayer.

A Twitch Upon the Thread Season 1, Episode 10 Dec 14, 1981 $2.99

Lovers for two years and planning to marry, Charles and Julia are happily reminiscing at Brideshead when an insult from Bridey unleashes all the pent-up guilt and torment of Julia's Catholic conscience. News from Cordelia about Sebastian's fate leaves Charles to contemplate how different their lives had become from the promise of those early golden days.

Orphans of the Storm Season 1, Episode 9 Dec 7, 1981 $2.99

By the time the ship arrives in London, Charles and Julia have become lovers. At the opening of an exhibition of his work in a London gallery, Charles learns that Celia knows of his affair with Julia.

Brideshead Deserted Season 1, Episode 8 Nov 30, 1981 $3.99

Evelyn Waugh's classic novel of romantic yearning and loss became the universally acclaimed television series that viewers on both sides of the Atlantic wished would never end. Set between the wars amid the fading glory of the British Empire and great family fortunes, Brideshead is a story of youthful illusions, of exquisite earthly beauty and of divine grace. Starring Jeremy Irons and Anthony Andrews and featuring Diana Quick, Sir John Gielgud, Claire Bloom and the incomparable Sir Laurence Olivier in an Emmy Award-winning performance.

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The Bleak Light Of Day Trailer
01:59 — Back at Oxford, Charles and Sebastian both fall into a funk. Lady Marchmain enlists a tutor and Charles to watch over wayward Sebastian, but Sebastian (more…)
Et In Arcadia Ego Trailer
01:59 — Early spring 1944. Army captain Charles Ryder, an artist in civilian life, prepares to transport his dispirited company to brigade headquarters at a s (more…)
Julia Trailer
02:00 — Looking for Sebastian, Rex Mottram visits Charles in Paris and tells him that Lady Marchmain is seriously ill and the family's fortune is dwindling. R (more…)
Brideshead Deserted Trailer
01:57 — Now a successful painter, Charles gets a commission from Bridey to paint the Marchmain family's London house, which is being torn down so the land can (more…)

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  • Premiered: January 18, 1982
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: Evelyn Waugh's 1945 novel about an English aristocratic family inspired this multipart drama, among the most acclaimed miniseries ever produced. The sumptuously mounted, brilliantly performed story chronicles the friendship between an artist and the distur… (more)

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