1. Wives and Daughters Episode 1 A protective Dr. Gibson sends Molly away from a pupil who has confessed his love for her. At the Hamley's - Molly's new residence - she falls for the eldest son, Osborne, and then trouble erupts. Molly learns of her father's plans to remarry.
2. Wives and Daughters Episode 2 As she comforts Mrs. Hamley, who is upset about Osborne's banishment from the house, Molly realizes the declining state of the frail woman's health. Molly anticipates the arrival of Cynthia, her new stepsister. Molly overhears Osborne's secret.
3. Wives and Daughters Episode 3 Events before and during the Easter Charity Ball cause Molly to suspect there is a history between Cynthia and Mr. Preston. Mrs. Gibson stops Roger from seeing Cynthia until she eavesdrops on a conversation between Dr. Gibson and Osborne.
4. Wives and Daughters Episode 4 Mr. Preston's true identity is revealed, and Molly puts her reputation on the line to save Cynthia from him. The Squire meets his daughter-in-law and grandson due to an unexpected tragedy. Roger and Molly acknowledge their feelings for each other.
|Starring||Justine Waddell, Bill Paterson|
|Supporting actors||Francesca Annis, Keeley Hawes, Tom Hollander, Anthony Howell, Michael Gambon, Barbara Flynn, Deborah Findlay, Iain Glen, Emily McKenzie, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Ian Carmichael, Rosamund Pike, Elizabeth Spriggs, Peter Copley, Tonia Chauvet, Shaughan Seymour, Fred Pearson, Richard Coyle|
|Rental rights||7-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
A good story, very fine acting, absolutely beautiful costumes, and magnificent scenery.
She has a grown daughter named Cynthia, a beautiful young woman, close to Molly in age, but as different from Molly as night and day.
The central story is of course wonderful and the actors brought the characters to life in more ways than one.
The acting, sets, and costumes were wonderful. I think, that if you liked Pride and Prejudice you will enjoy watching this mini series.Published 15 hours ago by J oan Daniels
Not quite as true to the book--especially at the end as I would have liked, but very well done. I would recommend it to others.Published 1 day ago by LM
Beats any "soap opera". Wished we had more of these types of programs, especially without all those commercials. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Happy
Engaging and captivating storym. Wish there was more to watch this ongoing story of love, romance, and of course drama!Published 4 days ago by Kristin Kirby
Delightful some shallow character s but on the whole very entertaining and great background shots
The relationship between the step sister's was surprising.
This is a good movie that I feel safe in recommending to anyone. It shows aspects of loyalty, morality, devotion, love for other people, unselfishness, family unity, and... Read morePublished 11 days ago by "J"
I always despise how women are portrayed in movies but the main character, Molly, is a unique, selfless and strong minded woman and kept me interested. Read morePublished 13 days ago by Dee
Like most of these period dramas from the BBC this has excellent acting and a great script. It is a delight!Published 13 days ago by Janet Nichols
Can't get enough of these uptight Victorian dramas which highlight the vagaries of class structure and struggle. Very well acted by some familiar faces.Published 14 days ago by Share Norman