By the Book

  • 2006

A look at feature-length-film adaptations of great works of literature.

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Premise

A look at feature-length-film adaptations of great works of literature.

Cast

Guest Stars

Angela O'Hara, Lady Rowley
4 Episodes (2007-2007)
Miss Jane Marple, Miss Marple
4 Episodes (2007-2007)
Elizabeth, Helen Graham, Marian Fairlie
3 Episodes (2007-2007)
Henry Lennox, Young Reggie
3 Episodes (2007-2007)
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Dolly
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Miss Stanbury
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Bill Nighy
Colonel Osborne, Colonel Osbourne
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Charlotte Rampling
Aunt Maude, Miss Havisham
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Sir Marmaduke Rowley
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Helen McCrory
Anna Karenina
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Helena Bonham Carter
Kate Croy, Lucy Honeychurch
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Hugh Grant
Elias Finn, Reginald Anson
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Lady Milborough
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Estella, Laura Fairlie
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Keeley Hawes
Fancy Day, Rachel Verinder
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Reverend Millward
2 Episodes (2006-2007)
Inspector Woods, Rev. Robert Jones
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Kevin McKidd
Count Vronsky
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Lesley Manville
Maria Hale
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Kitty
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Mr. Glascock
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Colonel Protheroe, The Squire
2 Episodes (2006-2007)
Rupert Graves
Arthur Huntingdon, Freddy Honeychurch
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Countess Vronskaya
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Count Fosco, Mr. Beebe
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Hugh Stanbury
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Stephen Dillane
Karenin
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Richard Hale
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Bessy Higgins
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Margarate Hale, Margaret Hale
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Richard Armitage
John Thorton
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Burnley, Detective Inspector Slack
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Landlord
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
First Older Woman, Midwife
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Mrs. French
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Mrs. Stanbury
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Priscilla Stanbury
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Dorothy Stanbury
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Christina Cole
Nora Rowley
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Mrs. Shaw
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Mrs. Bishop, Mrs. Lestrange
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Louis Trevelyan
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
David Power
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Capt. Maxwell Lennox
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Emily Trevelyan
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Edith Shaw Lennox
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Stephens
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Young Woman
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Hannah Thorton
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Young Clare
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Reggie Conyngham-Jervis
1 Episode (2007)
Alison Doody
Caroline Nolan
1 Episode (2007)
Millie Theale
1 Episode (2007)
Andrew Lincoln
Walter Hartright
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Rideout
1 Episode (2007)
Sergeant Cliff
1 Episode (2007)
Basil Rathbone
Lord Rockingham
1 Episode (2006)
Joe Kelly
1 Episode (2007)
Beatrice Llewellyn
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Buster
1 Episode (2007)
Brenda Blethyn
Jess Copplestone
1 Episode (2007)
Brian O'Connal
1 Episode (2006)
Michael Rafiel
1 Episode (2007)
Max Brown
1 Episode (2007)
Lady Bess Sedgwick
1 Episode (2007)
William
1 Episode (2006)
Maggie O'Connal
1 Episode (2006)
Charles Durning
Rev. Buster
1 Episode (2007)
Charles Dutton
John Kumalo
1 Episode (2007)
Princess Sasha
1 Episode (2007)
Griselda Clement
1 Episode (2007)
Lyle Bishop
1 Episode (2007)
Mary Llewellyn
1 Episode (2007)
Joe Gargery
1 Episode (2007)
Colm Meaney
Morgan the Goat
1 Episode (2007)
Conleth Hill
Max Staefel
1 Episode (2007)
Mei Oi
1 Episode (2007)
Daniel Craig
Werner Heisenberg
1 Episode (2007)
Daniel Day-Lewis
Cecil Vyse
1 Episode (2007)
David Thewlis
John Pearce
1 Episode (2007)
Mr. Emerson
1 Episode (2007)
Denzel Washington
Don Pedro of Aragon
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Kumalo
1 Episode (2007)
Young Ben
1 Episode (2006)
King James I
1 Episode (2007)
Edward Furlong
Collin Fenwick
1 Episode (2007)
Elizabeth McGovern
Susan `Susie' Stringham
1 Episode (2007)
Emily Mortimer
Miss Flynn
1 Episode (2006)
Emma Thompson
Beatrice
1 Episode (2007)
Catharine Alan
1 Episode (2007)
Margrethe Bohr
1 Episode (2007)
James Llewellyn
1 Episode (2007)
Granny Wallon
1 Episode (2006)
Davies the School
1 Episode (2007)
Harris Montgomery
1 Episode (2007)
Chief Inspector Fred Davy
1 Episode (2007)
Gerald O'Connal
1 Episode (2006)
1 Episode (2006)
Miss Elizabeth Temple
1 Episode (2007)
Ruth Thompson
1 Episode (2006)
Elvira Blake
1 Episode (2007)
Emily Barton
1 Episode (2007)
Peter Bracken
1 Episode (2007)
Johnny Shellshocked
1 Episode (2007)
Ambrose
1 Episode (2007)
Ian McKellen
Will Gates
1 Episode (2007)
Ian McNeice
George Garrad
1 Episode (2007)
Mr. Fairlie
1 Episode (2007)
Imelda Staunton
Margaret
1 Episode (2007)
Jack Lemmon
Dr. Morris Ritz
1 Episode (2007)
Colonel Derek Luscombe
1 Episode (2007)
James Earl Jones
Rev. Stephen Kumalo
1 Episode (2007)
Dick Dewy
1 Episode (2007)
James Purefoy
Mr. Lawrence
1 Episode (2007)
Sir Percival Glyde
1 Episode (2007)
Jane Horrocks
Christine Bracken
1 Episode (2007)
Translator
1 Episode (2007)
Joan Fontaine
Dona St. Columb
1 Episode (2006)
Lady Selina Hazy
1 Episode (2007)
Joanna Lumley
Liz Franks
1 Episode (2007)
Sheriff Junius Candle
1 Episode (2007)
Laurie Lee as a teenager
1 Episode (2006)
Reverend Guy Calthrop
1 Episode (2007)
Professor Wanstead
1 Episode (2007)
Mr. Gilmore
1 Episode (2007)
Tom Oakley
1 Episode (2007)
Wetherby
1 Episode (2007)
Julian Sands
George Emerson
1 Episode (2007)
Annie Lee
1 Episode (2006)
Young Mary
1 Episode (2007)
Keanu Reeves
Don John
1 Episode (2007)
Kenneth Branagh
Benedick
1 Episode (2007)
Bok Fat
1 Episode (2007)
Rosanna Spearman
1 Episode (2007)
Linus Roache
Merton Densher
1 Episode (2007)
Maggie Smith
Charlotte Bartlett
1 Episode (2007)
Clothilde Bradbury-Scott
1 Episode (2007)
Oblonsky
1 Episode (2007)
Martin Clunes
Mr. Chipping
1 Episode (2007)
Sister Ida
1 Episode (2007)
Peter Fox
1 Episode (2007)
Meg Ryan
Katharine
1 Episode (2007)
Mia Kirshner
Maude Riordan
1 Episode (2007)
Edward Symmington
1 Episode (2007)
Michael Gambon
Lionel Croy
1 Episode (2007)
Bert Field
1 Episode (2007)
Michael Keaton
Dogberry
1 Episode (2007)
Catherine Creek
1 Episode (2007)
Lord Godolphin
1 Episode (2006)
John O'Brien
1 Episode (2007)
Pam Ferris
Mrs. Markham
1 Episode (2007)
Henrietta
1 Episode (2006)
Lady Julia Verinder
1 Episode (2007)
Rev. Leonard Clement
1 Episode (2007)
Nikolai
1 Episode (2007)
Mr. Humfries
1 Episode (2007)
Sir Harry Otway
1 Episode (2007)
Nathan
1 Episode (2007)
Gabriel Betteredge
1 Episode (2007)
Dolly Talbo
1 Episode (2007)
Polly Walker
Celia Clemence
1 Episode (2007)
Queen Elizabeth I
1 Episode (2007)
Harry St. Columb
1 Episode (2006)
Richard Briers
Signor Leonato
1 Episode (2007)
Richard Harris
James Jarvis
1 Episode (2007)
Mr. Pye
1 Episode (2007)
Ladislaus Malinowski
1 Episode (2007)
Amos Legrand
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Price-Ridley
1 Episode (2007)
Rosemary Harris
May Copplestone
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Honeychurch
1 Episode (2007)
Ben Loy
1 Episode (2007)
Sam Neill
King Charles II
1 Episode (2007)
Alice Field
1 Episode (2007)
Eryl Griffith
1 Episode (2007)
Scott Wilson
Eugene Fenwick
1 Episode (2007)
Sean Bean
Dominic O'Brien
1 Episode (2007)
Riley Henderson
1 Episode (2007)
Sissy Spacek
Verena Talbo
1 Episode (2007)
Stephen Rea
Niels Bohr
1 Episode (2007)
Lettice Protheroe
1 Episode (2007)
Tilda Swinton
Orlando
1 Episode (2007)
Toby Stephens
Gilbert Markham
1 Episode (2007)
Tom Courtenay
Roy Southgate
1 Episode (2007)
Geoffrey Day
1 Episode (2007)
Wah Gay
1 Episode (2007)
Theophilus Msimangu
1 Episode (2007)
Judge Charlie Cool
1 Episode (2007)
Dr. Haydock
1 Episode (2007)
Sheila Barnes
1 Episode (2007)
Earl of Moray
1 Episode (2007)
Ezra Jennings
1 Episode (2007)
Father Bailey
1 Episode (2007)
Jonathan Cake
Hattersley
1 Episode (2007)
Mary Wright
1 Episode (2007)
Alderdyce
1 Episode (2007)
Hannah Kelly
1 Episode (2007)
Madge
1 Episode (2007)
Shane O'Brien
1 Episode (2007)
TV Commentator
1 Episode (2007)
Rachel
1 Episode (2007)
Eliza Millward
1 Episode (2007)
Owen Griffith
1 Episode (2007)
Parson Maybold
1 Episode (2007)
Uncle Sid
1 Episode (2006)
Joanna Burton
1 Episode (2007)
Bill Archer
1 Episode (2007)
Hannah
1 Episode (2007)
Miss MacDonald
1 Episode (2006)
Mrs. Fletcher
1 Episode (2007)
Dr. Little
1 Episode (2007)
Lawrence Redding
1 Episode (2007)
Sir Ronald Graves
1 Episode (2007)
Anthea Bradbury-Scott
1 Episode (2007)
Dr. Candy
1 Episode (2007)
Farmer
1 Episode (2007)
Christopher Hawes
1 Episode (2007)
The Cockney Signora
1 Episode (2007)
Jacob Copplestone
1 Episode (2007)
Richard Egerton
1 Episode (2007)
Detective Inspector Campbell
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Cabot
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Salisbury
1 Episode (2007)
Merivel's Father
1 Episode (2007)
Dr. Stelton
1 Episode (2007)
Boxing Manager
1 Episode (2007)
Robert Downey Jr.
Robert Merivel
1 Episode (2007)
Margaret Porcher
1 Episode (2007)
Lord Mark
1 Episode (2007)
BEA Stewardess
1 Episode (2007)
Gerry Burton
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Beech
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Ford
1 Episode (2007)
Miss Hartnell
1 Episode (2007)
Michael Gorman
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Myers
1 Episode (2007)
Young Laurie Lee
1 Episode (2006)
Chiffinch
1 Episode (2007)
Rinehart
1 Episode (2007)
Megan Hunter
1 Episode (2007)
Maude Calthrop
1 Episode (2007)
Dr. Whittaker
1 Episode (2007)
Young Pip
1 Episode (2007)
Young Estella
1 Episode (2007)
Father Lee
1 Episode (2006)
Young Collin
1 Episode (2007)
Franklin Blake
1 Episode (2007)
Harry Lloyd
Young Rivers
1 Episode (2007)
Joseph Brown
1 Episode (2006)
Detective Sergeant Lake
1 Episode (2007)
Miss Gorringe
1 Episode (2007)
Arthur
1 Episode (2007)
Young Colley
1 Episode (2007)
Cathy
1 Episode (2007)
Young Sexton
1 Episode (2007)
Dave McDougall
1 Episode (2007)
Drusilla Clack
1 Episode (2007)
Rosie Burdock
1 Episode (2006)
Blod Jones
1 Episode (2007)
Granny Trill
1 Episode (2006)
Daniel
1 Episode (2007)
Father O'Malley
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Webster
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Holland
1 Episode (2007)
Lady Godolphin
1 Episode (2006)
Mr. Eager
1 Episode (2007)
Partridge
1 Episode (2007)
Lionel Peel
1 Episode (2007)
Ann Protheroe
1 Episode (2007)
Canon Pennyfather
1 Episode (2007)
Penelope
1 Episode (2007)
Indian Waiter
1 Episode (2007)
Thomas Leaf
1 Episode (2007)
Williams the Petroleum
1 Episode (2007)
Godfrey Ablewhite
1 Episode (2007)
Hargrave
1 Episode (2007)
Mr. Shiner
1 Episode (2007)
Colonel Sir John Herncastle
1 Episode (2007)
Zacharias Wrench
1 Episode (2007)
Henshaw
1 Episode (2007)
Reuban Dewy
1 Episode (2007)
Lavinia Glynne
1 Episode (2007)
Man with Visible Heart
1 Episode (2007)
Woman at Airport
1 Episode (2007)
Susan Dewy
1 Episode (2007)
Glyde's Lawyer
1 Episode (2007)
James
1 Episode (2006)
1 Episode (2007)
Richard Wilson
1 Episode (2007)
Angela Symmington
1 Episode (2007)
Edward Fletcher
1 Episode (2007)
Sgt. Thomas
1 Episode (2007)
Mrs. Wilson
1 Episode (2007)
Elias Spinks
1 Episode (2007)
Samuel
1 Episode (2007)
Anne Catherick
1 Episode (2007)
Father Vincent
1 Episode (2007)
Beatrice Dunn
1 Episode (2007)
Ivor the Grocer
1 Episode (2007)
Falsetto/Angel
1 Episode (2007)
Jane Wilson
1 Episode (2007)

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Author (3 Credits)
Executive Producer (2 Credits)

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