Masterpiece

  • 1971
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

PBS's longest running (and most honored) dramatic series is an Anglophile's delight, featuring British adaptations of literary classics and original works. The first `Masterpiece' was `The First Churchills,' and since then it has won nine Peabodys and 29 Emmys (beginning with Susan Hampshire's Best Actress award for `Churchills'). Its many memorable pro (more…)

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Season 15, Episode 6 The Last Place on Earth

First Aired: November 24, 1985

In the conclusion of "The Last Place on Earth," Scott (Martin Shaw) and his men are suffering from malnutrition and exposure. Back in Europe, Amundsen (Sverre Anker Ousdal) receives an icy reception from the British. Bill: Stephen Moore. Birdie: Sylvester McCoy. Oates: Richard Morant.

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  • Premiered: January 10, 1971
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: PBS's longest running (and most honored) dramatic series is an Anglophile's delight, featuring British adaptations of literary classics and original works. The first `Masterpiece' was `The First Churchills,' and since then it has won nine Peabodys and 29 E… (more)

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