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Duration: 2 hours, 7 minutes

Film adaptation of the novel by Evelyn Waugh. In the early spring of 1944 Charles Ryder, a disillusioned army Captain, arrives at Brideshead Castle, the new Brigade Headquarters. It is a place he knows well and he is transported back in time to 1922 and his first meeting with Sebastian Flyte, the younger son of Lord Marchmain. Charles Ryder proceeds to tell in flashback the story of his association with the castle and the doomed aristocratic Flyte family.

Last on

Thu 23 May 2013 21:00 BBC Four

Credits

Charlers Ryder
Matthew Goode
Julia Flyte
Hayley Atwell
Sebastian Flyte
Ben Whishaw
Lady Marchmain
Emma Thompson
Lord Marchmain
Michael Gambon
Carla
Greta Scacchi
Rex Mottram
Jonathan Cake
Director
Julian Jarrold
Writer
Andrew Davies

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