Masterpiece

  • 1971
  • 43 Seasons
  • 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 20, Episode 1 The Heat of the Day

First Aired: September 30, 1990

"The Heat of the Day," Harold Pinter's adaptation of Elizabeth Bowen's novel set in WWII Britain. Patricia Hodge. Harrison: Michael Gambon. Robert: Michael York. Ernestine: Anna Carteret.

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