Free Shipping on Order Over $60
AfterPay Available
The Pillars of the Earth: The Epic Eight-Part Miniseries (Ken Follett)

The Pillars of the Earth: The Epic Eight-Part Miniseries (Ken Follett)

by Serigo Mimica-GezzanEddie Redmayne Natalia Worner and others
DVD video
Content Rating: MA15+ Publication Date: 03/08/2011
11%
OFF
RRP  $15.99 $14.25
Ken Follett's best-selling novel is brought to life in a star-studded and critically-acclaimed eight-part miniseries! Emerging from the war-torn shadows of England's Dark Ages an idealistic mason Tom Builder (Rufus Sewell The Holiday) sets out on a quest of erecting a glorious Cathedral bathed in light. But when that light threatens to illuminate the dark secrets of ambitious Bishop Waleran Bigod (Ian McShane 2005 Golden Globe Best Actor TV's "Deadwood") and the battling progeny of King Henry Queen Maud (Alison Pill Scott Pilgrim vs. the World) and King Stephen (Tony Curran Ondine) they'll stop at nothing to keep those secrets safe! The epic miniseries event also stars Matthew MacFadyen (Frost/Nixon) as Prior Philip Hayley Atwell (Love Hate) as the beautiful noblewoman Aliena and Donald Sutherland (TV's "Dirty Sexy Money") as Bartholomew. Episode 1: Anarchy The death of King Henry's heir ignites a battle between Queen Maud and King Stephen to become the successor to the throne. Monk Philip is enticed by an offer from Father Waleran Bigod; in return for his endorsement of Bigod to the appointment of Bishop Philip will be elected Prior. Tom Builder travels the countryside in search of work. Episode 2: Master Builder When a fire destroys Kingsbridge Church Tom presents a plan to Prior Philip to construct a glorious new cathedral filled with light. As Philip politics for funds to aid in the church's construction he finds himself caught between Bishop Bigod and King Stephen's supporter Earl Percy Hamleigh. Episode 3: Redemption Prior Philip and Percy's son William find themselves in a political stalemate as they compete for access to valuable stone. Jack demonstrates amazing artistic prowess as he begins to carve a monument to St. Adolphus and the destroyed Kingsbridge Cathedral. Episode 4: Battlefield William plans his way towards Earldom and soon discovers he is not alone in his ambition; a mysterious knight seeks the same appointment. The battle between Maud and Stephen rages culminating in hostages from each side being seized. Philip is tortured into confessing to the betrayal of Earl Bartholomew. Episode 5: Legacy Tom attempts to mediate a camaraderie between Jack and his son Alfred. However their intense rivalry for the affection of Bartholomew's daughter Aliena proves too much of an obstacle. Waleran and Regan Hamleigh negotiate a hostage exchange while William mounts an attack on Kingsbridge in an effort to halt Aliena's pending success. Episode 6: Witchcraft Aliena's brother Richard is shocked as he emerges from the battlefield only to find his sister destitute and incapable of supporting his knighthood. Aliena is torn between honoring a promise made to her father Bartholomew and her love for Jack. A catastrophe in Kingsbridge paves the way for Waleran to orchestrate Pilip's impeachment. Episode 7:New Beginnings Jack's travels provide him with valuable information which will aid him in constructing
ISBN:
9317731086380
9317731086380
Genre:
Drama
Content Rating:
MA15+
Format:
DVD video
Region:
4 More ...
Running time:
421
No. Discs:
3
Publication Date:
03-08-2011
Language:
English
Publisher:
Universal Sony Pictures Entertainment
Country of origin:
USA
Year of production:
2010

This title is in stock with our Australian supplier and arrives at our Sydney warehouse within 4 weeks of you placing an order.

Once received into our warehouse we will despatch it to you with a Shipping Notification which includes online tracking.

Please check the estimated delivery times below for your region, for after your order is despatched from our warehouse:

ACT Metro  2 working days

NSW Metro  2 working days

NSW Rural  2 - 3 working days

NSW Remote  2 - 5 working days

NT Metro  3 - 6 working days

NT Remote  4 - 10 working days

QLD Metro  2 - 4 working days

QLD Rural  2 - 5 working days

QLD Remote  2 - 7 working days

SA Metro  2 - 5 working days

SA Rural  3 - 6 working days

SA Remote  3 - 7 working days

TAS Metro  3 - 6 working days

TAS Rural  3 - 6 working days

VIC Metro  2 - 3 working days

VIC Rural  2 - 4 working days

VIC Remote  2 - 5 working days

WA Metro  3 - 6 working days

WA Rural  4 - 8 working days

WA Remote  4 - 12 working days

You can find this item in:

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review The Pillars of the Earth: The Epic Eight-Part Miniseries (Ken Follett).