Period dramas to watch again and again

A Listmania! list by rosalynn brown
 
Lilies : Complete BBC Series 1 [2007] [DVD]
1.  Lilies : Complete BBC Series 1 [2007] [DVD] DVD ~ Kerrie Hayes
The list author says:
  "Great cast.  An excellent series.  Shame there was only one."
£10.95   Used & New from: £4.89
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (86 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Catherine Cookson Collection: 23 Feature Length Adaptations [24 DVDs]
2.  The Catherine Cookson Collection: 23 Feature Length Adaptations [24 DVDs] DVD ~ Various
The list author says:
  "I love all of these to pick just one would be hard."
£62.99   Used & New from: £26.00
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (119 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Jane Eyre [DVD] [2006]
3.  Jane Eyre [DVD] [2006] DVD ~ Ruth Wilson
The list author says:
  "My favourite book and so far my favourite adaptation."
£4.50   Used & New from: £1.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (258 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Persuasion : Complete BBC Adaptation [1995] [DVD]
4.  Persuasion : Complete BBC Adaptation [1995] [DVD] DVD ~ Amanda Root
The list author says:
  "I really like Amanda Root in this. She plays Anne so well."
£13.87   Used & New from: £2.76
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (123 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Our Mutual Friend [DVD] [1998]
5.  Our Mutual Friend [DVD] [1998] DVD ~ Paul McGann
The list author says:
  "Really like this one. Paul McGann is brilliant."
£15.99   Used & New from: £4.00
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (58 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

North & South [DVD]
6.  North & South [DVD] DVD ~ Daniela Denby-Ashe
The list author says:
  "I always enjoy seeing this. Excellent cast."
£3.85   Used & New from: £0.95
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (507 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Downton Abbey - Series 1 [DVD]
7.  Downton Abbey - Series 1 [DVD] DVD ~ Hugh Bonneville
The list author says:
  "I have really enjoyed this. Roll on series 2."
£4.97   Used & New from: £1.00
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (705 customer reviews) | 13 customer discussions

Cranford Collection Box Set [DVD]
8.  Cranford Collection Box Set [DVD] DVD ~ Judi Dench
The list author says:
  "Love this great acting throughout."
£7.00   Used & New from: £4.04
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (142 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Wives and Daughters [DVD] [1999]
9.  Wives and Daughters [DVD] [1999] DVD ~ Francesca Annis
The list author says:
  "A quality drama."
£11.94   Used & New from: £1.02
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (143 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Middlemarch [DVD] [1994]
10.  Middlemarch [DVD] [1994] DVD ~ Anthony Page
The list author says:
  "Great adaptation."
£10.44   Used & New from: £1.02
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (113 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Bleak House - BBC (3 Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [2005]
11.  Bleak House - BBC (3 Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [2005] DVD ~ Gillian Anderson
The list author says:
  "Great series with an excellent cast."
£7.70   Used & New from: £3.66
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (284 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Little Dorrit [DVD] [2008]
12.  Little Dorrit [DVD] [2008] DVD ~ Claire Foy
The list author says:
  "Really liked this."
£9.30   Used & New from: £6.54
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (182 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Lorna Doone [DVD]
13.  Lorna Doone [DVD] DVD ~ Richard Coyle
The list author says:
  "I always enjoy watching this."
£10.94   Used & New from: £4.15
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (79 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Mill on the Floss [DVD]
14.  The Mill on the Floss [DVD] DVD ~ Emily Watson
The list author says:
  "Like this but really sad."
£5.96   Used & New from: £0.75
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (70 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Under the Greenwood Tree [DVD]
15.  Under the Greenwood Tree [DVD] DVD ~ Keeley Hawes
The list author says:
  "Keeley Hawes is great in this. One of the few Hardy works with a sort of happy ending."
£5.95   Used & New from: £4.06
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (50 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

David Copperfield [DVD] [1999]
16.  David Copperfield [DVD] [1999] DVD ~ Emilia Fox
The list author says:
  "I really enjoyed this. Sad in places but ultimately rewarding."
£14.99   Used & New from: £2.71
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (87 customer reviews)

The Tenant of Wildfell Hall [DVD] [1996]
17.  The Tenant of Wildfell Hall [DVD] [1996] DVD ~ Toby Stephens
The list author says:
  "Just for Toby Stephens alone this is great!"
£8.60   Used & New from: £1.11
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (58 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Fanny Hill [BBC] [DVD]
18.  Fanny Hill [BBC] [DVD] DVD ~ Rebecca Night
The list author says:
  "Great series."
£5.49   Used & New from: £2.98
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Twenty Thousand Streets Under the Sky [DVD]
19.  Twenty Thousand Streets Under the Sky [DVD] DVD ~ Simon Curtis
The list author says:
  "Full of period detail."
£3.49   Used & New from: £1.86
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (114 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Fingersmith [2005] [DVD]
20.  Fingersmith [2005] [DVD] DVD ~ Elaine Cassidy
The list author says:
  "Like this and has a great twist mid way through."
£4.90   Used & New from: £2.43
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (92 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Lost in Austen [DVD] (2008)
21.  Lost in Austen [DVD] (2008) DVD ~ Jemima Rooper
The list author says:
  "Sort of a period drama but very inventive."
£6.72   Used & New from: £0.67
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (291 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Becoming Jane [DVD] [2007]
22.  Becoming Jane [DVD] [2007] DVD ~ Anne Hathaway
The list author says:
  "Really like this.  Anne Hathaway is brilliant."
£3.00   Used & New from: £0.09
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (132 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

A Room With A View (Special Edition) [DVD]
23.  A Room With A View (Special Edition) [DVD] DVD ~ Maggie Smith
The list author says:
  "Merchant Ivory's finest."
£3.80   Used & New from: £1.65
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (111 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Pride and Prejudice (Special Edition) [DVD] [1995]
24.  Pride and Prejudice (Special Edition) [DVD] [1995] DVD ~ Colin Firth
The list author says:
  "The origional and best."
£5.00   Used & New from: £1.93
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (815 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

Emma [DVD]
25.  Emma [DVD] DVD ~ Romola Garai
The list author says:
  "The best Emma I have seen."
£6.00   Used & New from: £3.73
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (140 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

More Actions

Discover more about this author
 See all of their Listmania! lists
Make your own list
 Create a Listmania! list
View your page on Amazon.co.uk
 Go to Your Profile page

Customer Discussions about products in this list
Discussion Replies Latest Post
subtitles 0 10 Sep 2014
Grainy picture on blu-ray of "Downton Abbey"? 17 8 Feb 2014
What is special about the '3 disc DVD Edition'...? 0 9 Jul 2013
subtitles 3 6 Jun 2013
Blu ray subtitles 4 6 Jun 2013
Little Dorrit 2 23 May 2013
Any english subtitles for this set? Thanks! 4 11 Feb 2013
Subtitles 0 8 Feb 2013
English subtitles? 1 4 Jan 2013
Subtitles 19 29 Dec 2012
Blu Ray? 42 18 Sep 2012
English subtitles 3 16 Mar 2012
 
   

About this Listmania!

 

Author

rosalynn brown
Last updated: 07/11/2010
Report abuse
    

More Listmania!

 

My favourite Costume dramas/films no order - part two My favourite Costume dramas/films no order - part two

My favourite Costume dramas/films no order - part two: A list of 24 items by sisterofthemoon

Fav Period Dramas Fav Period Dramas

Fav Period Dramas: A list of 10 items by N. Greaney "songfulfish"

Best of my DVD case... Best of my DVD case...

Best of my DVD case...: A list of 18 items by Curiositycat

Jane Austen Adaptations Jane Austen Adaptations

Jane Austen Adaptations: A list of 17 items by aryas_zehral

Adaptations of Jane Austen's Novels Adaptations of Jane Austen's Novels

Adaptations of Jane Austen's Novels: A list of 24 items by Austenette