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Loving my historical dramatisations!

Kim "hallucinogenic_bug"
 
Sharpe: The Complete Series (Collector's Edition) [DVD] [1993]
Sharpe: The Complete Series (Collector's Edition) [DVD] [1993]
"For once it was a TV series that introduced me to the book rather than the other way round, Sharpe's Rifles got me addicted!"
Hornblower - The Complete Collection [DVD]
Hornblower - The Complete Collection [DVD]
"Yes, okay, I originally watched it because of Ioan Gruffudd but I actually really enjoyed it, not that close to the books, but loved it all the same!"
Pride And Prejudice : Complete BBC Series - 10th Anniversary Edition [1995] [DVD] [1999]
Pride And Prejudice : Complete BBC Series - 10th Anniversary Edition [1995] [DVD] [1999]
"The BBC version it fairly faithful to the book and it's a brilliant version."
Pride & Prejudice - 2005 [DVD]
Pride & Prejudice - 2005 [DVD]
"Very different to the BBC version but to my mind not necessarily worse, a different but fun version"
Persuasion : Complete BBC Adaptation [1995] [DVD]
Persuasion : Complete BBC Adaptation [1995] [DVD]
"I'm addicted to BBC adaptations, really like this version of Persuasion, nice to see something so faithful to the character"
Elizabeth R (3 Disc Box Set) [1971] [DVD]
Elizabeth R (3 Disc Box Set) [1971] [DVD]
"Glenda Jackson does the mood swings terrifically, loved her as Elizabeth, a pretty good version of history"
Sense And Sensibility (Collector's Edition) [1996] [DVD] [2002]
Sense And Sensibility (Collector's Edition) [1996] [DVD] [2002]
"I like Ang Lee and Emma Thompson, which helps, but I think this is a funny, if not completely faithful adaptation"
The Remains Of The Day [DVD] [2001]
The Remains Of The Day [DVD] [2001]
"Another Emma Thompson, Anthony Hopkins is brilliant as the uptight butler to polite to admit to his own feelings."
Vanity Fair [DVD]
Vanity Fair [DVD]
"Completely rubbish as far as the book goes, but a thoroughly enjoyable film."
Jane Eyre [DVD] [2006]
Jane Eyre [DVD] [2006]
"Pretty faithful to the books, really good adaptation, Rochester is brilliant!"
North & South [DVD]
North & South [DVD]
"Again, I originally watched it for Richard Armitage, but really good, meant to watch one episode, forgot to stop watching again"
The Importance Of Being Earnest [DVD] [2002]
The Importance Of Being Earnest [DVD] [2002]
"Okay, so it's not the classic version, but I'm a massive fan of Judi Dench and found it was a really good version"
Mrs Brown [DVD] [1997]
Mrs Brown [DVD] [1997]
"Another Judi Dench film, with the bizarre but surprisingly effective choice of Billy Connolly as John Brown"
Robin Hood - Series 1 - Volume 1: Episodes 1-5 [DVD] [2006]
Robin Hood - Series 1 - Volume 1: Episodes 1-5 [DVD] [2006]
"A lot of people have complained about this version but it's fun adventure where the brain doesn't have to be involved"
The Land Girls [DVD] [1998]
The Land Girls [DVD] [1998]
"Fab film, although I found the end slightly depressing, read the book, a much happier end!"
King Arthur (Director's Cut) [DVD] [2004]
King Arthur (Director's Cut) [DVD] [2004]
"Was completely panned by the critics, but I thought it was good fun, an interesting take on the legend"
Finding Neverland [DVD] [2004]
Finding Neverland [DVD] [2004]
"Don't know how historically acurate it is, but it's a really interestingfilm"
Troy (2-Disc Widescreen Edition) [DVD] [2004]
Troy (2-Disc Widescreen Edition) [DVD] [2004]
"Good fun action adventure"
Anne Of Green Gables - The Collection [DVD]
Anne Of Green Gables - The Collection [DVD]
"How much did I love this as a kid? Recently rediscovered it and so adding it onto the list!"
Bleak House - BBC (3 Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [2005]
Bleak House - BBC (3 Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [2005]
"Absolutely fabulous, I can't praise the cast enough"
The Charles Dickens BBC Collection [DVD] [1977]
The Charles Dickens BBC Collection [DVD] [1977]
"A superb (if a little expensive) boxset, Great Expectations being my favourite"
Cranford [DVD] [2007]
Cranford [DVD] [2007]
"Just seen this on TV and fell in love with the book all over again"