Bleak House

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Bleak House

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1 Seasons, 15 Episodes
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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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by scotwot

May 30, 2016 1:41 PM EDT

This was great. If I say anything more there will be spoilers! :)

by Ivsteal

Oct 01, 2017 3:30 AM EDT

Bitter sweet story about how an ordinary person's pain can transform into a beautiful and full life.