Category: DVD Releases

Antony and Cleopatra – Out now from Network!

Network Distributing have just released (Monday 25th July)  the acclaimed Antony and Cleopatra from ATV. Trevor Nunn directs Richard Johnson and Oscar-nominee Janet Suzman in this landmark production of Shakespeare’s tragedy of power and passion in Ancient Egypt. First broadcast in 1974 and based on Nunn’s celebrated staging with the Royal Shakespeare Company, its intensity and…

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ATV Teenage Drama ‘The Siege of Golden Hill’ Coming October 2015!

The early 1970s saw the development of harder-edged television dramas aimed specifically at teenagers and young adults. One of ATV’s contributions to this genre was the edgily subversive The Siege of Golden Hill, a series which powerfully reflects the social concerns that loomed large at the time (and which still resonate today): poverty and the new…

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THE CEDAR TREE SERIES 3 COMES TO DVD IN 2014

Devised by Upstairs, Downstairs script editor Alfred Shaughnessy, The Cedar Tree chronicles the shifting fortunes of a fictional aristocratic family, the Bournes of Larkfield Manor, through the turbulent years leading up to the Second World War. This third series begins in January 1938, as England stands on the cusp of a metamorphosis. Even for a traditional landowning family, change…

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