Martin Chuzzlewit 1 Season 1994
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1. Episode 1 Old Martin Chuzzlewit is a very rich man, but paranoid that everyone is after his money. His grandson has made the fatal mistake of falling in love with the only person Martin trusts, and finds himself disinherited.
2. Episode 2 Pecksniff returns to Wiltshire to carry out Old Martin's orders. After a tender parting from Mrs. Lupin, Mark Tapley helps Young Martin to a secret rendezvous with Mary Graham, before seeking his fortune in America.
3. Episode 3 Jonas gives his father a lavish funeral and later proposes to Mercy Pecksniff, much to Charity's anger. Tom Pinch brings news of young Martin to Mary. Old Martin warns Mercy about entering into a marriage without love.
4. Episode 4 Jonas seeks to insure Mercy's life, Pecksniff offers Mary a permanent position in his home and Charity plans to leave her father and live in London. Tom Pinch finally recognizes his devotion to Pecksniff is misplaced.
5. Episode 5 Tom Pinch finds Mercy has suffered at her husband's hands. Montague attempts to blackmail Jonas. Young Martin and Mark Tapley return home from America. Young Martin hopes to gain forgiveness from his grandfather.
6. Episode 6 Jonas murders Montague and is exposed, so takes his own life. Old Martin's senility is seen to be a sham and at a family conference young Martin's inheritance is restored and a blessing given to wed Mary, while Pecksniff is punished.
|Starring||Emma Chambers, Keith Allen|
|Supporting actors||Julia Sawalha, Paul Scofield, John Mills, Ben Walden, Philip Franks, Paul Francis, Maggie Steed, Tom Wilkinson, Robin Hooper, Andrew Watson, John Padden, Peter Wingfield, Lynda Bellingham, Steve Nicolson, David Bradley, Pete Postlethwaite, Stephen Mapes, Jenny Tomasin|
|Producers||Rebecca Eaton, Chris Parr|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Came in great shape! Can't wait to watch! Love Emma Chambers and Julia Sawalha!Published 1 month ago by Maureen
I know other reviewers have pointed out valid reasons to give this production lower ratings. It is not one of Dicken's more absorbing tales which in turn can cause the length of... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Lesmiz junkie
This is a wonderful production, featuring a performance by Tom Wilkinson (as Pecksniff) that ranks with the best ever put to film/video in a Dickins story. Read morePublished 3 months ago by WSH
I find great comfort in these BBC productions of Dickens' works...
Exquisitely produced and acted.... very involving and great portrayals of
a wide range of humanity
Some friends put this on late at night and I Initially sat back thinking hmmn I don't think I'll bother with it and was planing to make my excuses and head home. Read morePublished 6 months ago by RB
As with all things Dickens; This story was absolutely superb and this adaptation kept you wondering till the very last moment. Read morePublished 7 months ago by brittlit