Masterpiece: Arthur & George (U.K. Edition) DVD

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Martin Clunes (Doc Martin) stars as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes, in this adaptation of Julian Barnes's thrilling novel. Outraged by injustice to an Anglo-Indian solicitor, Doyle uses the methods of his own fictional detective to get at the truth. Also starring Arsher Ali, Charles Edwards, Hattie Morahan, and Art Malik.

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Features:

  • Length: 180 minutes on 1 Disc
  • Color: Yes
  • Stereo: Yes
  • Subtitles: Yes
  • Number of Programs: 3
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Production Year: 2015
  • Country of Origin: United States

Professional Reviews:

"thoroughly enjoyable" -The Sunday Telegraph

"a new thriller both strident and stirring" - The Arts Desk

"Clunes isn't the only reason 'Arthur & George' is such a keeper, but he certainly seals the deal." - San Francisco Chronicle

"Arthur is a gripping, even frightful detective tale..." - Entertainment Weekly

"...a work of stirring suspensefulness and passion..." - Wall Street Journal

"...Arthur & George" is a lovely, lyrical and occasionally provocative fictionalization of Doyle's exploits that should thrill myriad demographics..." - Los Angeles Times

"A dual treat for fans of Doc Martin, and for fans of Sherlock Holmes." - USA Today

"Arthur & George' benefits from a quicker pace than the average period mystery, and a charming performance by Mr. Clunes..." - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

"While not a substitute, 'Arthur & George' will wet your appetite for the next round of 'Sherlock" - Los Angeles Daily News

"A memorable drama with a fascinating mystery at its core, Arthur & George also provides an illuminating, realistic portrait of an era that is often overromanticized on TV." - The Philadelphia Inquirer

"It moves quickly and stylishly and casts a genuinely eerie mood." - The Orlando Sentinel

Product Description

Features:

  • Length: 180 minutes on 1 Disc
  • Color: Yes
  • Stereo: Yes
  • Subtitles: Yes
  • Number of Programs: 3
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Production Year: 2015
  • Country of Origin: United States

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  • Masterpiece: Arthur & George (U.K. Edition)

    Martin Clunes (Doc Martin) stars as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes, in a real-life case that inspired the great author to put down his pen and turn detective. Outraged by injustice to an Anglo-Indian solicitor, Doyle uses the methods of his own fictional detective to get at the truth. Adapted by the riveting novel by Julian Barnes and based on true events, Arthur & George is a gripping three-part drama with all the twists and turns of the finest classic crime fiction, co-starring Arsher Ali (The Missing), Charles Edwards (Downton Abbey), Hattie Morahan (The Bletchley Circle), and Art Malik (The Jewel in the Crown). Will Doyle be able to unlock the case?

    This DVD features subtitles in English

    This drama contains scenes which may not be suitable for all audiences. Viewer discretion is advised.