Masterpiece: Indian Summers DVD

4 Disc DVD

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Julie Walters stars as the glamorous doyenne of an English social club in the twilight era of British rule in India. Set in a subtropical paradise, Indian Summers explores the collision of the high-living English ruling class with the local people agitating for Indian independence. As the drama unfolds, the two sides alternately clash and merge in an intricate game of power, politics, and passion.

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Features:

  • Length: 600 minutes on 4 Discs
  • Stereo: Yes
  • Color: Yes
  • Subtitles: Yes
  • Number of Programs: 10
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Country of Origin: United States

Professional Reviews:

"Passion, politics collide in a new jewel in the Masterpiece crown."

"Simla is an appropriately steamy setting for the scorching personal dramas that unfold." - TV Guide

"Could Masterpiece's new Raj-set British drama Indian Summers be the new jewel in PBS's crown?" - TV Insider

"...an exemplary nine-part 'Masterpiece' melodrama..." - San Francisco Chronicle

"...beautiful and engrossing." - Sunday Denver Post
"The acting is first-rate, the writing is tight and well-paced, and the cinematography and scenery are breathtaking." - Culture Vulture
"...exquisite cinematography, focus on period detail, and strong acting...Recommended." - Video Librarian

Product Description

Features:

  • Length: 600 minutes on 4 Discs
  • Stereo: Yes
  • Color: Yes
  • Subtitles: Yes
  • Number of Programs: 10
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Country of Origin: United States

Description

  • Masterpiece: Indian Summers

    Julie Walters stars as the glamorous doyenne of an English social club in the twilight era of British rule in India. Set in a subtropical paradise, Indian Summers explores the collision of the high-living English ruling class with the local people agitating for Indian independence. As the drama unfolds, the two sides alternately clash and merge in an intricate game of power, politics, and passion. Also starring in this lavish production are Henry Lloyd-Hughes, Jemima West, Nikesh Patel, Roshan Seth, and Lillete Dubey.

    This DVD features subtitles in English (SDH)

    The following drama contains scenes which may not be suitable for all audiences. Viewer Discretion is advised.