The rollicking adventures and bawdy conquests of one of literature's towering heroes come to life in this glorious DVD set from A&E Home Video. Produced in cooperation with the BBC, HENRY FIELDING'S TOM JONES romps across 18th-century England, from the bedrooms of rural inns to London's dangerous streets.Cast out from his home and forbidden his true love, Tom Jones must overcome the charms of an older seductress and the sinister plot of a nefarious rival to win his lover's heart. The handsome hero and his infectious exploits sparkle in this lavish adaptation that was filmed on location throughout England, TOM JONES features Samantha Morton (Jane Eyre, Emma), Benjamin Whitrow (Pride & Prejudice), Brian Blessed (Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves) and engaging newcomer Max Beesley as Tom. This special DVD edition includes the complete, original, 5-hour miniseries on two discs.
- DVD video
- 137.2 x 190.5 x 33mm | 249.48g
- 26 Mar 2002
- Lions Gate Home Entertainment
- Special ed.
- Illustrations, unspecified