Bleak House (2005)

In this star-studded adaptation of a literary classic, acclaimed writer Andrew Davies turns his talents to one of Charles Dickens' most brilliant novels — arguably the greatest-ever depiction of Victorian London. Fresh and imaginative, yet faithful to the original, this thrilling fast-paced adaptation is shot with a contemporary edge. At its heart is the story of the icily beautiful Lady Dedlock, who nurses a dark secret, and the merciless lawyer Tulkinghorn, who seeks to uncover it. The generous John Jarndyce, struggling with his own past, and his two young wards Richard and Ada, are all caught up, like Lady Dedlock, in the infamous case of Jarndyce vs. Jarndyce, which will make one of them rich beyond imagination if it can ever be brought to a conclusion.
In this star-studded adaptation of a literary classic, acclaimed writer Andrew Davies turns his talents to one of Charles Dickens' most brilliant novels — arguably the greatest-ever depiction of Victorian London. Fresh and imaginative, yet faithful to the original, this thrilling fast-paced adaptation is shot with a contemporary edge. At its heart is the story of the icily beautiful Lady Dedlock, who nurses a dark secret, and the merciless lawyer Tulkinghorn, who seeks to uncover it. The generous John Jarndyce, struggling with his own past, and his two young wards Richard and Ada, are all caught up, like Lady Dedlock, in the infamous case of Jarndyce vs. Jarndyce, which will make one of them rich beyond imagination if it can ever be brought to a conclusion.

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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 15 - Episode 15

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s1e15 Episode 15
December 16, 2005
Months have passed since Lady Dedlock's (Gillian Anderson) death. Richard's (Patrick Kennedy) obsession with Chancery has left him seriously ill. When Esther (Anna Maxwell Martin) visits Ada (Carey Mulligan), she finds her desperately concerned for Richar
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October 27, 2005
Young orphan Esther Summerson (Anna Maxwell Martin) is brought to the High Court of Chancery by lawyer Mr Kenge (Alistair McGowan). There she's thrown together with two wards of the court, Richard Carstone (Patrick Kennedy) and Ada Clare (Carey Mulligan).
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 1 - Episode 1
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October 27, 2005
October 27, 2005
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 2 - Episode 2
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October 28, 2005
October 28, 2005
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November 3, 2005
November 3, 2005
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November 4, 2005
November 4, 2005
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 5 - Episode 5
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November 10, 2005
November 10, 2005
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 6 - Episode 6
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November 11, 2005
November 11, 2005
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 7 - Episode 7
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November 17, 2005
November 17, 2005
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 8 - Episode 8
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November 24, 2005
November 24, 2005
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 9 - Episode 9
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November 25, 2005
November 25, 2005
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 10 - Episode 10
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December 1, 2005
December 1, 2005
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 11 - Episode 11
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December 2, 2005
December 2, 2005
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 12 - Episode 12
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December 8, 2005
December 8, 2005
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 13 - Episode 13
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December 9, 2005
December 9, 2005
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 14 - Episode 14
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December 15, 2005
December 15, 2005
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Watch Bleak House - 2005 Season 1 Episode 15 - Episode 15
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December 16, 2005
December 16, 2005
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This was great. If I say anything more there will be spoilers so...watch! :)
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