Buy Used
$59.99
+ $3.99 shipping
Used: Like New | Details
Sold by MovieMars
Condition: Used: Like New
Comment: IMPORT VERSION, MAY NOT PLAY IN U.S. OR CANADA DVD AND BLU-RAY PLAYERS. Sealed item. Like NEW.
Trade in your item
Get up to a $38.46
Gift Card.
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon

BBC Ghost Stories for Christmas

DVD

4.5 out of 5 stars 5 customer reviews


Unlimited Streaming with Amazon Prime
Unlimited Streaming with Amazon Prime Start your 30-day free trial to stream thousands of movies & TV shows included with Prime. Start your free trial

Editorial Reviews

GHOST STORIES FOR CHRISTMAS
EXPANDED SIX - DISC COLLECTION

Broadcast in the dying hours of Christmas Eve, the BBC's A Ghost Story for Christmas series was a fixture of the seasonal schedules throughout the 1970s and spawned a long tradition of chilling tales which terrified yuletide viewers for decades to come.

This expansive box set collects over 13 hours' worth of content, including all 12 episodes of the classic A Ghost Story for Christmas series, the entire Classic Ghost Stories series (presented by Robert Powell), the M R James episodes of Spine Chillers (presented by Michael Bryant), and three of the Ghost Stories for Christmas with Christopher Lee instalments from 2000. Also included is a 48-page booklet with essays and full credits

DISC ONE

  • Whistle and I'll Come to You (1968, 42 mins); Whistle and I'll Come to You (2010, 52 mins)
  • Jonathan Miller and Christopher Frayling discuss the 1968 version (2012, 3 mins)
  • Introduction to the 1968 version by horror writer Ramsey Campbell (2001, 16 mins)
  • MR James original story read by Neil Brand (2001, 42 mins)
  • Ramsey Campbell reads his own M R James inspired story The Guide (2001, 27 mins)

DISC TWO

  • The Stalls of Barchester (1971, 45 mins); A Warning to the Curious (1972, 50 mins)
  • Filmed introductions by director Lawrence Gordon Clark (2012, 10 + 12 mins)
  • Ghost Stories for Christmas with Christopher Lee The Stalls of Barchester by M R James and A Warning to the Curious by MR James (2000, Eleanor Yule, 2 x 30 mins)

DISC THREE

  • Lost Hearts (1973, 35 mins); The Treasure of Abbot Thomas (1974, 37 mins); The Ash Tree (1975, 32 mins)
  • Filmed introduction by Lawrence Gordon Clark (2012, 11 mins + 11 mins + 8 mins)

DISC FOUR

  • The Signalman (1976, 39 mins); Stigma (1977, 32 mins); The Ice House (1978, 34 mins)
  • Filmed introductions by Lawrence Gordon Clark (2012, 11 mins + 9 mins)

DISC FIVE

  • A View from a Hill (2005, 39 mins); Number 13 (2006, 40 mins)
  • Ghost Stories for Christmas with Christopher Lee - Number 13 by MR James (2000, Eleanor Yule, 30 mins)

DISC SIX

  • Classic Ghost Stories The Mezzotint , The Ash-Tree , Wailing Well , The Rose Garden and Oh, Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad (1986, 5 x 14 mins)
  • Spine Chillers 'The Mezzotint' , 'A School Story' and 'The Diary of Mr Poynter' (1980, 3 x 11 mins)


Product details

  • Actors: Various
  • Directors: Various
  • Format: PAL
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 2.0)
  • Subtitles: English
  • Subtitles for the Hearing Impaired: English
  • Region: All Regions
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
  • Number of discs: 6
  • Rated:
    PG
    Parental Guidance Suggested
  • Studio: Import
  • DVD Release Date: October 28, 2013
  • Run Time: 670 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars 5 customer reviews
  • ASIN: B009XD7M2Y
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #43,022 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?


Customer reviews

Top customer reviews

on June 25, 2017
Format: DVD|Verified Purchase
0Comment| One person found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on December 10, 2013
Format: DVD|Verified Purchase
0Comment| 7 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on October 19, 2014
Format: DVD|Verified Purchase
0Comment| 2 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on August 15, 2014
Format: DVD|Verified Purchase
0Comment| One person found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
Format: DVD
0Comment| 5 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse

Pages with related products. See and discover other items: a christmas story movie